Here’s your southwest Georgia news roundup for Thursday, June 23, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County Arrest reports for Wednesday, June 22
- CLINCH COUNTY, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Inmate escaped Shawshank style; last seen in Lowndes county
- THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) – Thomasville Police need the public’s help identifying the attackers in a brutal assault that sent one man to the hospital.
- ADEL, GA (WALB) – Adel Police have confirmed a pregnant woman was shot in the chest and killed Wednesday night, and a suspect is in custody.
- ATLANTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – Georgia residents will have two less hours to set off fireworks this Independence Day.
- LAKELAND, GA (VALDOSTA DAILY TIMES) — A Lakeland woman faces drug and battery charges after biting a deputy during an arrest, according to the Lanier County Sheriff’s Office.
- MARIANNA, FL (WTXL) – Herman Williams was a stand-out basketball player at Marianna High School in Jackson County receiving a division one scholarship to continue his career at Louisiana-Lafayette but Monday night, Herman’s life was cut short after collapsing during a pick-up game.
As always, you can hear these news stories and more on the Sack Lunch Show, weekdays from 10 – Noon.