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Robbery by Appointment

A warning to online shoppers. A new crime trend has made its way to the Aiken area. It’s called robbery by appointment, and it might sound f…

Photo taken at the Highland Avenue Water Treatment Plant in Augusta, Georgia.

Augusta Utilities Department Still Trying To Clear Up Cause of Cloudy Water

As the Augusta Utilities Department looks for a cause of the cloudy water that resulted in a 40-hour Boil Water Advisory, some Augusta Commi…

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Augusta Boil Water Advisory Lifted

UPDATED ON 6

WJBF News Channel 6 has learned that the Boil Water Advisory that is affecting around 90,000 people in Augusta and at Fort Gordon was lifted…

Wrights Avenue Standoff

Suspect In Armed Standoff Identified

UPDATED ON 6

We have learned that an armed stand-off near downtown Augusta that involved more than 50 law enforcement officers and multiple agencies is n…

criminals deceive them into smuggling drugs by asking them to travel overseas.

Elderly Drug Traffickers

    FLORIDA – ABC News (by Geneva Sands)  – Floridian Ralph Soles, 74, said he was caught transporting methamphetamine into New Zealand two …