Tax preparer sentenced after fraudulent returns

Release: Tax preparer sentenced after admitting to preparing fraudulent federal income tax returns Claims defrauded government of more than $75,000 STATESBORO, GA:  A tax preparer has been sentenced to probation after she admitted preparing fraudulent…

GA man pleads guilty for attempted child coercion

Release: Bryan County man sentenced to federal prison for attempted coercion of a child for sexual activity Wife previously sentenced for tampering with witness SAVANNAH, GA:  A Bryan County man who admitted attempting to coerce…

Ex-con helps Savannah man destroy murder evidence

Release: Ex-con admits helping destroy evidence in investigation of murdered wife of Fort Stewart soldier Defendant met confessed killer while in prison SAVANNAH, GA:  A former federal inmate has admitted to helping destroy evidence in…

Savannah man faces 87 year prison sentence for…

Release: Robbery spree leads to multiple federal felony charges for Savannah man, guilty plea for co-defendant Chatham County convenience stores targeted during heists SAVANNAH, GA:  A Savannah man faces a minimum of 87 years in…

Cordele > Cordele Woman Pleads Guilty To Charges

CORDELE -- A Cordele woman pled guilty to felony insurance fraud and two counts of making false statements. Former Harvey's cashier, 48-year-old Jan Smith filed the first false statement in August of 2013.  Smith told…

Albany State Student Sentenced in DUI Death

ALBANY -- An Albany State student charged with the death of a passenger in her car has been sentenced in Albany. Amber Brown pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle related to the death of Damian…