Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Friday, May 20, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The Zika Virus in Georgia? Ways to prevent it.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest reports for Thursday, May 19
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge Public Safety Investigator Chip Nix confirmed that Clarence Brinson of Climax has been arrested in connection with the hit and run that occurred on Vada Road Sunday evening
- COLQUITT CO., GA (WALB) – Just hours after investigators say he shot and killed five of his friends and set a house on fire to cover the evidence, Jeffrey Peacock posted on his Facebook page, “Well I don’t think this year can get any worse.”
- PELHAM, GA (WALB) – A Pelham Police officer was honored Thursday night for a saving a life.
- AMERICUS, GA (WALB) – A man is dead, and the Lee County Police arrested 31-year-old Timothy Antawn Myrick of Americus in connection to the case.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Three teens and two juveniles were arrested after home break in.