Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Tuesday, May 3, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge Public Safety made three separate drug arrests over the weekend after a pair of traffic stops.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Severe weather on the way tonight?
- TALLAHASSEE, FL (WCTV) – A suspected burglar is dead after he ran from police and into a pond west of downtown Tallahassee late Saturday night.
- LINCOLN, AL (WCTV) – Two men from the Big Bend have been found dead at the Talladega Superspeedway, the Talladega County Coroner’s Office confirms.
- COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The Columbus Police Department Motor Squad has made an arrest in the hit-and-run case that claimed the life of David Pollard.
- CORDELE, GA (WALB) – Cordele Police are looking for a gunman who left one person injured overnight Tuesday.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — You might want to go ahead and fill up your gas tank early this week
- TROY, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – A high-speed chase with speeds exceeding 100 mph and two shootouts ended the manhunt for a fugitive wanted for murder and multiple armed robberies across Alabama and Florida.
- ENTERPRISE, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – A recent criminal investigation initiated by Enterprise Chief of Police T.D. Jones has resulted in the arrest of a city employee.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.