Masters Week was relatively problem free, police said Monday, with only one incident resulting in arrests after three out-of-towners attempted to hop an Augusta National fence on Sunday.
A father and son from Mooresville, N.C. -- Lloyd Stephen Wilkinson, 53, and Conor Wilkinson, 20 -- and John Bradley Boyd, 18, of Massachusetts, who was a friend of Conor Wilkinson, were booked into the Richmond County jail Sunday after being issued a disorderly conduct citation.
A 21-year-old who robbed a man using a stolen getaway vehicle and stolen gun pleaded guilty Monday.
Donta K. Lewis pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to armed robbery, two counts of theft and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. accepted the plea negotiation and a sentence recommendation of 10 years in prison followed by five years probation.
A man who took a tire thumper to a fist fight and left his opponent with numerous broken facial bones pleaded guilty Monday to a reduced charge of disorderly conduct.
Jason D. Vanderkamp, 24, was initially charged with aggravated battery, a felony punishable by up to 20 years. Judge Carl C. Brown Jr. accepted the plea negotiation and imposed a one-year probation sentence for the misdemeanor charge.
ATLANTA — Two children have died after their mother's car was involved in a three-car crash in Atlanta. A third child in the car has been hospitalized.
The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports the children's mother turned in front of a car travelling more than 100 mph Sunday. The driver of a Monte Carlo hit the mother's Chrysler, ejecting at least one of the children.
WXIA-TV reports 3-year-old Lauren and 4-year-old Jordan Colman died of their injuries Monday. Six-year-old Jaylen Colman is in stable condition. The condition of their mother, Cazhara Lovett, isn't known.