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Police arrest man they say fled on foot after brief Feb. 9 car chase
City police have made a second arrest in connection with the brief Feb. 9 chase of a car driven by a 50-year-old homeless man, Charles Anthony McGruder.
Weather results in road closures
Excessive rain and icy conditions has resulted in the closure of several roads throughout the county.
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- Fathers, daughters enjoy dance
Homeless man faces multiple charges filed by Cordele police
An early Sunday morning disturbance that began at a local club subsequently led to multiple charges being filed against a 50-year-old man the Cordele Police Department lists as homeless.
A story posted Feb. 3, 2014, to the Cordele Dispatch’s website reporting the arrest of Tarrance K. Harris while driving a Harris Mobile Detail van incorrectly stated he was the apparent owner of the company. Frederick C. Harris is the owner of Harris Mobile Detail, according to the city-issued business permit.
Quadruple homicide suspect apprehended in traffic stop
What began as an I-75 speeding stop Wednesday afternoon by a Crisp County deputy ultimately ended in the arrest of a Florida man wanted in correlation to a quadruple homicide in Jamaica and three shootings in Florida.
Investigators make arrest in child abuse case
A father is behind bars, facing charges that he abused his four-month-old child.
Authorities in Wilcox investigating apparent murder
Authorities are awaiting results of an autopsy performed Monday on a 28-year-old man apparently murdered Sunday morning.
SEC still stands at the top — in recruiting
The Southeastern Conference is still reigning supreme on the recruiting trail.
Florida State ended the league’s seven-year stranglehold on the national title, but Alabama, Texas A&M, LSU & Co. have been racking up wins in the living rooms of top prospects from across the country.
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