Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Thursday, June 9, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Wednesday, June 8
- DAWSON, GA (WALB) – Christopher Wright, one of the youngest mayors elected in Georgia, was indicted by a Terrell County grand jury, according to Pataula Circuit District Attorney Craig Earnest.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (POST SEARCHLIGHT) – Bainbridge City Manager Chris Hobby confirmed that the conversation that led to the arrest and termination of former Decatur County Sheriff’s Officer Robert Humphrey late last week occurred between Humphrey and Bainbridge Public Safety Investigator Christopher Jordan.
- BEN HILL CO., GA (WALB) – An intense manhunt continued into the early morning hours on Thursday in Ben Hill County for accused murderer Earnest Holcomb.
- MOULTRIE, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating two women accused of stealing $1,300 worth of plants from a Moultrie flower shop.
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The Tallahassee Police Department’s Special Victims Unit is seeking information on the location of 41-year-old Sheri Snyder.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) – The Dougherty County Library System is holding a gargantuan book sale at its Northwest branch over the weekend, offering “tens of thousands of books” for as little as 50 cents apiece.
- TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) – A Tallahassee man was arrested for leaving his four-year-old son inside a car with temperatures reaching up into the 90’s.
- DOTHAN EAGLE – Indicted Alabama Speaker of the House Mike Hubbard returned to the stand for a second time Wednesday as the defense’s first witness in his own felony ethics trial.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.