Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, August 2, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Early Monday morning, Bainbridge Public Safety teamed up with the Georgia State Patrol and the Department of Community Supervision in an effort to bust 28 people accused of drug related parole violations.
- MITCHELL CO., GA (WALB) – The search is on for a $115,000 tractor
- TALLAHASSEE, FL (WCTV) – An accused hit man is now set for trial in the murder of FSU law professor Dan Markel.
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Harrell King Heating and Air is hiring!
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – The heroic Bainbridge Public Safety Officer that saved several lives while off duty will be honored by the Bainbridge City Council tonight.
- CRAWFORDVILLE, FL (WTXL) — Four dogs have died in Wakulla County after allegedly being poisoned as part of a plan to burglarize two homes in Crawfordville’s Wakulla Station neighborhood.
- VALDOSTA, GA (VALDOSTA TODAY) – A grand jury has indicted a man for the fatal stabbing a woman and injuring another at a Valdosta motel..
- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV Eyewitness News) — More victims infected with Zika virus are expected in the Miami region.
- ALBANY, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — The Albany-Dougherty Drug Unit seized 16 pounds of marijuana early Monday, according to an ADDU report.