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Augusta airports prepare for influx of travelers during Masters Week

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/05/2014 - 3:11pm

Augusta-area airports have scheduled extra commercial flights and hired additional staff to accommodate thousands of additional travelers flying into the city during its biggest tourist week of the year.

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5 arrested in undercover sting

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 04/05/2014 - 2:58pm

An undercover sting targeting prostitution and child predators netted five arrests, authorities said Saturday.

Juanita Patrice Croft, 34, of Gran­iteville; Ciera Alexis Capell, 26, of Aiken; and Shatika Monique Nicholson, 27, of Forest Park, Ga.; are charged with disorderly conduct prostitution, according to a statement from the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office.

Russell Donald Benjamin, 45, of North Augusta, and Sarawin Nath Intakanok, 36, of Lilburn, Ga., are charged with criminal attempt child molestation.

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