Friday, June 13, 2014

TRAFFIC ADVISORY: 5K Race This Saturday

On Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 8:00 A.M. a road race will commence benefitting Father's Day.  The race will assemble, begin and end at Southside Baptist Church.

The roads affected will be as follows:

Bass Road
Tucker Road
Kathryn Ryals Road
S. Houston Lake Road (sidewalk)

Please use caution if you are driving in this area during the morning hours.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Aggravated Assault

On June 4, 2014 at 8:23 P.M. officers of the Warner Robins Police Department responded to 124 South 3rd Street in reference to shots fired.

Officers were advised that a male had fired shots at houses and then fled the scene.  The male’s description and vehicle information were given to the responding officers.

Officers located the vehicle in the South Davis Drive area.  A short vehicle pursuit ensued.  The driver abandoned the vehicle and fled on foot.  The male was taken into custody after a short foot pursuit.

No injuries were reported.

Thornia Dewayne James (29 years old, Warner Robins) was arrested and charged with:

Aggravated Assault                                        
Criminal Attempt – Armed Robbery
Burglary – 1st Degree                                     
Driving With Suspended License
Fleeing & Attempting to Elude           
Reckless Driving

He was transported to the Houston County jail. 

Detective Justin Clark with the Warner Robins Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is investigating this incident.  Anyone with more information about this incident is asked to contact 478-302-5380. 


Tips may also be submitted to Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 478-742-2330.

Friday, May 30, 2014

Homicide

On May 29, 2014 at 7:22 P.M. officers of the Warner Robins Police Department responded to 211 Utah Avenue in reference to shots fired.

Preliminary investigation revealed a male, Marcus Hopkins (34 years old, Warner Robins), was shot in the front yard of the residence by another male.

Hopkins was transported to a Macon hospital where he was later pronounced deceased by medical personnel.

Further investigation revealed that Jade Danielly (22 years old, Macon) drove a car to 211 Utah Avenue and shot Hopkins. Officers observed the car in the area and followed the car to Tanglewood Apartments (1005 Elberta Road) where Danielly was arrested.

Danielly was transported to the Warner Robins Law Enforcement Center were he was charged with Murder, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.   He will be transported to the Houston County jail.

This incident is still an active investigation.

Detective Justin Clark with the Warner Robins Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is investigating. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Clark at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 478-742-2330.



Thursday, May 29, 2014

Help Us Identify This Person

Detectives are seeking anyone who may be able to identify the female in the pictures.  She is a suspect in a fraud incident this month. 

Contact Detective Carder Gravitt at 478-302-5380 or cgravitt@wrga.gov if you can help identify this female.

Please reference case number 2014-06973.

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Special Olympics Torch Run














Members of the Warner Robins Police Department will be participating in the annual Special Olympic Torch Run on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

The Torch Run is designed to raise awareness about the Special Olympics in our community.  The Special Olympics promotes building self esteem and confidence in special needs citizens. 

Beginning at 10:00 A.M. - the route will begin at the intersection of Houston Lake Road and Feagin Mill Road.  They will continue down Houston Lake Road until they reach Watson Boulevard.

The route will then turn onto Watson Boulevard and end at the Warner Robins Law Enforcement Center (100 Watson Boulevard).

The torch will be passed to members of the Department of Defense.  

The event is expected to be completed at approximately 11:30 A.M..

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Monday, May 19, 2014

Officer Helps Restore Shiloh Cemetery











Officer Josh Wilcox was recently in the news discussing the progress on the restoration project for Shiloh Cemetery.  His mother, Dianne, is helping to spearhead the project with Georgia Military College.

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