Four Juveniles Arrested for Burglary

On August 18, 2011, at approximately 7:50 am, Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle complaint in the area of NW Baughn St and NW Parnell Ave in northern Columbia County. Deputy Scott Busby discovered a yellow Pontiac Firebird parked on the side of the road occupied by four people. Deputy Busby…

Man Charged with Grand Theft

On Wednesday, August 17, 2011, a Columbia County man was arrested for allegedly stealing a motor vehicle and selling it for scrap. Detective Calvin Fenner of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office began an investigation in early August in reference to several thefts from a home in Columbia County. Detective Fenner determined that the suspect unlawfully…

Man Arrested for Arson

On Thursday, August 18, 2011, a Columbia County man was arrested for setting fire to four structures. At approximately 1:50 a.m., Columbia County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a structure fire at the intersection of Thomas Rd. and U.S. 90 West. A wooden shed was completely engulfed in flames when CCSO and the Columbia County Fire…

Georgia Teen Found Unresponisive

On Tuesday, August 2, 2011, a 16 year old male from Fitzgerald, GA was found unresponsive at a football camp in Columbia County. The Fitzgerald (Georgia) High School Football team was conducting a football camp at the Florida Bible Camp in Southern Columbia County. After a morning of practice, 16 year old DonTeria J. Searcy…