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Employee suspected of theft from agency

Employee suspected of theft from agency

Reports recently filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:

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Posted: mar. 30, 2015 2:36 p.m.
Officer bitten by man during arrest

Officer bitten by man during arrest

A local man who ran from Ludowici police officers trying to arrest him on an outstanding warrant bit one of those officers, leaving an impression on her forearm, police said.

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Posted: mar. 30, 2015 9:41 a.m.
Domestic disturbance, hindering a 911 call

Domestic disturbance, hindering a 911 call

March 17: Auto theft — Sometime between 10 p.m. Monday and 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, a red 2013 Chevrolet Sonic LTZ was stolen from a Mary Ann Drive resident’s driveway, the owner reported to police. The owner said he was unsure whether it had been locked, but that he knew there was a spare key in the glove box. As the officer was returning to the station, a dispatcher informed him the stolen Chevy had been found extensively damaged in a field in Tattnall County. The officer went back to tell the owner and then turned the case ...

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Posted: mar. 23, 2015 5:49 p.m. | Updated: mar. 24, 2015 5:48 p.m.
Forum covers community policing

Forum covers community policing

How police officers should deal with the public and how the public should deal with the police will be discussed at a forum Monday.

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Posted: mar. 24, 2015 11:05 a.m. | Updated: mar. 24, 2015 3:00 p.m.
Sunday crash kills Glennville man

Sunday crash kills Glennville man

A Glennville man was killed in a head-on collision in Tattnall County Sunday afternoon.

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Posted: mar. 24, 2015 12:04 p.m.
Statutory rape charge involving 13-year-old

Statutory rape charge involving 13-year-old

Feb. 21Statutory rape — A Hinesville man called a deputy, stating that an 18-year-old man had sex with his 13-year-old daughter while she was attending a birthday party at the Quality Inn & Suites. He told a detective that he confronted the young man, who did not deny having sex with his underage daughter. The man also said the young man is 18 and lives with his pregnant girlfriend.

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Posted: mar. 23, 2015 5:48 p.m.
Police seek help finding bank robber

Police seek help finding bank robber

The Hinesville Police Department has leads about a suspect, but is still hasn’t identified who robbed the S Bank on Jan. 2.

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Posted: mar. 23, 2015 9:54 a.m.
Local charged in sexual exploitation sting

Local charged in sexual exploitation sting

A Fleming resident was arrested in Pooler along with three other men following an investigation by the FBI’s Southeast Georgia Child Exploitation Task Force and Pooler Police Department.

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Posted: mar. 23, 2015 9:08 a.m.
Shady business draws no-license ticket

Shady business draws no-license ticket

Recent reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:

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Posted: mar. 20, 2015 4:26 p.m. | Updated: mar. 21, 2015 8:00 a.m.
Suspected court scam resurfaces here

Suspected court scam resurfaces here

A suspect scam is resurfacing in Liberty County.

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Posted: mar. 19, 2015 4:25 p.m.
Road rage + gun = arrest

Road rage + gun = arrest

A Riceboro woman is under arrest after allegedly pointing a gun at another motorist, who turned out to be an off-duty police officer.

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Posted: mar. 19, 2015 12:28 p.m. | Updated: mar. 19, 2015 12:34 p.m.
Elderly woman displaced by fire

Elderly woman displaced by fire

A fire early Thursday on Highway 84 in Midway left an elderly woman displaced as her home was destroyed.

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Posted: mar. 19, 2015 9:44 a.m.


Driver hid on tank trail; caught

A driver, who sped away from a traffic stop in Richmond Hill and tried to lose officers on Fort Stewart, has been captured.

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Posted: mar. 18, 2015 3:15 p.m.
Driver leads chase onto post, now caught

Driver leads chase onto post, now caught

A driver, who initially elluded officers after leading them onto Fort Steawrt from Richmond Hill, has been caught. We'll have more on that as it is released

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Posted: mar. 18, 2015 12:58 p.m.
Special ed student has 'Boy Scout' knife confiscated

Special ed student has 'Boy Scout' knife confiscated

Reports filed with the Hinesville Police Department recently include:

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Posted: mar. 18, 2015 10:09 a.m.
Police charge adult after youth starts fire

Police charge adult after youth starts fire

A Ludowici man faces charges after police said he allowed a juvenile to set a brush fire near Pecan Park.

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Posted: mar. 18, 2015 10:13 a.m.


Firefighters say brush fire under control

The Hinesville Fire Department and the Liberty County office of the Georgia Forestry Commission are at the scene of a brush fire behind the Hinesville Cemetery on South Main Street. The incident was reported around 2 p.m. Tuesday.

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Posted: mar. 17, 2015 4:20 p.m.


Soldier killed in one-car crash

A Fort Stewart soldier, identified as Matthew Caron, 28, was killed Sunday in Savannah when his 2014 BMW overturned.

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Posted: mar. 16, 2015 5:00 p.m. | Updated: mar. 16, 2015 5:01 p.m.
Child is bitten by dog in his own yard

Child is bitten by dog in his own yard

March 8

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Posted: mar. 16, 2015 11:26 a.m. | Updated: mar. 16, 2015 11:29 a.m.
Burglar chased off by service dog

Burglar chased off by service dog

Reports recently filed with the Hinesville Police Department include:

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Posted: mar. 11, 2015 1:01 p.m. | Updated: mar. 11, 2015 1:03 p.m.
Ludowici Family Dollar allegedly hit by shoplifters

Ludowici Family Dollar allegedly hit by shoplifters

Family Dollar in Ludowici recently was targeted by alleged shoplifters.  

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Posted: mar. 11, 2015 8:56 a.m. | Updated: mar. 11, 2015 9:00 a.m.
Police think they know whose remains were found

Police think they know whose remains were found

Hinesville Police think they know who the person is whose skeleton was found Sunday evening, but officers were awaiting forensic reports before making any announcement.

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Posted: mar. 10, 2015 12:52 p.m.
Trailer stolen from business

Trailer stolen from business

Feb. 18

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Posted: mar. 09, 2015 10:32 a.m. | Updated: mar. 09, 2015 4:30 p.m.
Two sought for reckless driving

Two sought for reckless driving

Two Long County residents face charges for allegedly driving recklessly in Ludowici.

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Posted: mar. 09, 2015 10:37 a.m. | Updated: mar. 09, 2015 12:30 p.m.
Skeleton found in Hinesville

Skeleton found in Hinesville

The skeleton of an as-yet unidentified woman was found about 6 p.m. Sunday by a woman out walking her dog.

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Posted: mar. 09, 2015 8:58 a.m.

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