Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, September 8, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, September 7, 2016
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Highway 97 North (Vada Road) will see a traffic shift
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Two people were arrested by Bainbridge Public Safety in the early hours Monday morning for counterfeit money.
- CARROLL COUNTY, GA (CBS46) – Authorities confirm a 24-year-old flight instructor was one of three people killed when two small planes collided near the West Georgia Regional Airport Wednesday.
- ALBANY, GA (WALB) – An Albany Police officer shot and killed a man who stabbed the officer during a fight in a South Albany street early Wednesday morning.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — The Albany Police Department and the FBI are searching for a suspect in connection with the robbery of the DOCO Credit Union at 2101 Rosebrier Ave. in Albany on Wednesday afternoon.
- COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Officials have named the suspect wanted in connection to a Columbus man’s death after he was assaulted at a Labor Day BBQ.
- LEE COUNTY, AL (WTVM) – A Georgia man has been arrested for falsely reporting a crime that shut down both sides of I-85 in Lee County on Tuesday.
- GWINNETT CO, GA (AJC) – Lois Salter, the mayor of Gwinnett’s Berkeley Lake, recently warned residents to be on the lookout for copperhead snakes after experiencing a bite of her own.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.
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