crime

Columbus Woman Fatally Stabbed

  A Columbus man has been charged after allegedly stabbing a woman to death. Saturday afternoon around 12:14 officers received a call in reference to someone being injured. Upon the officers arrival they discovered a female, later identified as DeAnn…

FBI Warns Consumers About Online Car-Buying Scam

(NBC News) The FBI says crooks are selling cars online that they don't actually own. The agency is teaming up with the automobile experts at Edmunds to alert consumers about the car-shopping…

Clemency Denied for "Stocking Strangler"

The Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles has denied clemency for death row inmate Carlton Gary. Attorneys for Gary, known as the Columbus "Stocking Strangler", had asked the board to commute his death sentence. The lawyers said new evidence…

Tip Puts Columbus Area Law Enforcement On High Alert For Fugitives

Columbus, Georgia area law enforcement went on high alert Thursday afternoon after receiving a tip that two escaped inmates had been spotted in LaGrange, Georgia and possibly heading south. A heightened law enforcement presence could be seen on Interstate 185…