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  1. Coffee Co. woman charged with drugs, gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A Coffee County woman faces drug distribution and firearms charges, following an investigation by the Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit Thursday night. Around 8:00 p.m., September 13, 2018, drug unit detectives, with the assistance of Coffee County Sheriff's Office K-9 Units, conducted an investigation at a residence on East Walker Street in Douglas.

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  2. Arrest made in months-old Atkinson murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The GBI's Douglas Regional Office and Thomasville Regional office arrested Keith Lamar Oliver, 26, on Tuesday, September 11, in connection with the deaths of Willie J. Oliver and Jerome Nixon. On Saturday, February 10, 2018, at approximately 1:50 p.m., the Pearson Police Department received a report that two bodies were located at 371 West Allen Ave., Pearson, Atkinson County, by a neighbor.

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  3. 2 teens killed in weekend wreck in Coffee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A 13-year-old and an 18-year-old were both killed in a wreck in Coffee County at Broxton West Green Highway and Cross Road Saturday evening, according to the Georgia State Patrol. GSP said Estavan Masariegos, 13, of Axson, Ga.

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  4. Two arrested on drug charges in Coffee Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A suspected methamphetamine dealer attempted to discard his product along the roadway as officers were closing in during a traffic stop earlier this week, but apparently forgot about the noticeable amount of the drug sitting in his lap. On Wednesday, a Coffee County K-9 unit conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation.

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  5. Drug agents arrest six in Coffee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Around 10 a.m. Thursday, drug agents conducted a brief investigation at a residence on Mora Road. As a result, Amy Renee Hutchinson was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine.

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  6. High-speed chase ends with Bacon Co. man being arrested by Coffee Co. agents in AlmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    According to the Coffee County Sheriff's Office, the Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit tried to detain Devin Dante Grady, 32, during an investigation in the area of Mark Mobley Road. The sheriff's office said Grady left the scene in his vehicle and agents pursued him.

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  7. Coffee Co. thief suspect busted through social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Home security surveillance and a little social network ingenuity led to the arrest of a suspected thief Wednesday, when local homeowners refused to be victimized. Dalton Culbreth of Douglas, 20, was caught on camera stealing a package containing approximately $200 worth of clothes from the front porch of a Coffee County residence.

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  8. William Franklin GoodwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Officials with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Douglas office confirmed Monday a man died after an altercation with Coffee County law enforcement. William Franklin Goodwin died as a result of a shooting that happened Saturday.

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  9. 2 injured in Douglas shootingRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    According to the agency's Facebook page, officers responded to the 1300 block of South Gaskin Avenue in reference to a 911 call about two people who were shot. Officers entered the residence and found Anthony Marby, 28, in the living room with a gunshot wound to his hand and later also found he had a wound to the back of his head.

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  10. 4 arrested in Douglas-Coffee Co. Drug unit operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Four people are facing charges after Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit agents said a man swallowed meth while being combative with officers. The Coffee County Sheriff's Office said agents had been surveilling a home on East Jackson Street on Monday as part of an operation.

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  11. Broken headlight leads to major drug arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A man currently serving a probation sentence for marijuana and cocaine is back behind bars after law enforcement discovered quantities of cocaine, marijuana, and suspected ecstasy tablets, during a traffic stop Saturday night. Preston Pernell Fields, 45 of Douglas, was stopped by Douglas police officers around 9 p.m., May 19, for a broken headlight.

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  12. Thomas Flowers is located on South Peterson Avenue.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    People who work at businesses along Peterson Avenue, like anywhere else, said robberies and burglaries happen to some places more than others. "We're confident it's the same individual, that's repeatedly coming back," said Sergeant Robert Sprinkle with the Criminal Investigations Unit.

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  13. Coffee Co. offers 'Teen Court' to cut down on teen crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The goal is to help first-time offenders and cut down on teen crime, but they need volunteers for it to be successful. City officials said this is a prime opportunity for teens considering careers in the judicial system, counseling, or law enforcement.

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  14. Man charged with murder after shooting that led to Coffee High lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A man has been arrested and charged with murder after an incident that led to the lockdown of four Coffee County schools on Monday. According to the Coffee County Sheriff's Office, Freddie Lee Lampkin Jr., 37, was arrested after Christopher Leonard Tyson, 48, was found dead due to apparent gunshot wounds in the 100 block of Quincey Batten Loop.

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  15. Multi-agency investigation leads to massive drug bust in Coffee, Jeff Davis countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    A multi-agency investigation has led to four arrests and the seizure of over $350,000 worth of drugs and $410,000 in cash in Coffee and Jeff Davis counties. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, search and arrest warrants were executed on Tuesday and Thursday after an investigation that started last August.

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  16. Justin Russ, 19, is wanted by the Douglas Police Department.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    Officials with the Douglas Police Department are searching for a man they say ran from police after a traffic stop. According to Douglas PD, the Coffee County Heat Unit pulled over a car that was speeding through a neighborhood on February 8. Officials said that Russ called his mother during the stop, and when he was told he was going to be arrested, he drove away.

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  17. Douglas Fire Dept. receives grant for new equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The City of Douglas Fire Department received a $3,500 fire prevention grant from FM Global , one of the world's largest commercial property insurers. The department has purchased iPads to track fire information accurately within the department.

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  18. Two arrested on drugs charges in Coffee Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The Douglas-Coffee Drug Unit arrested two people on methamphetamine and other drug-related charges following a traffic stop just south of Douglas. K-9 officers initiated the stop Wednesday afternoon on U.S. 441 South near Harvey Vickers Road after the vehicle failed to maintain its lane. 1 comment

  19. The City of Douglas moves to constant year-round utility rates.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    For the month of April, the city of Douglas is taking a more balanced approach to the city's electric rate. "I think it's going to be really good for our customers.

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  20. Residential Junk Drop-OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2018 | WALB-TV Albany

    The city of Douglas is offering residential Junk Drop-Off days once a month for Douglas citizens to eliminate excess trash. You can drop off your junk starting April 7, at the City Pole Yard on Pearl Avenue, from 8 a.m. to 12. A larger dumpster will be placed at the City Pole Yard for larger, non-hazardous and electronic items at no cost.

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