Here’s your southwest Georgia area news roundup for Tuesday, October 4, 2016:
- BAINBRIDGE, GA (SOWEGALIVE) – Bainbridge and Decatur County arrest reports for Monday, October 3, 2016
- LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) – Two people are dead, and all lanes of I-75 southbound are blocked in southern Lowndes County, following a multi-vehicle crash.
- DOUGHERTY CO., GA (WALB) – Heroin laced with a potent painkiller is showing up in south Georgia.
- COLQUITT COUNTY, GA (WTXL) – The Georgia Bureau of Investigation said they are investigating after a high school teacher, who has been accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student, was found dead.
- TIFTON, GA (ALBANY HERALD) — Tifton orthopedic spine surgeon Dr. Mac Sims has invented a device meant to allow him and his fellow specialists from around the world the ability to treat a common spine condition more effectively and with less invasive surgery.
- DOTHAN, AL (DOTHAN EAGLE) – The Dothan Police Department arrested the following people and charged them with a felony crime. None of them have been convicted. Information was provided by the Dothan Police Department