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Purple Heart Hunt honors wounded warriors | PHOTO GALLERY

Special ops service men from across the country take part in a special quail hunt

Southern Wilderness plantation near Edison was the site of the year’s first Purple Heart Outdoor Tour event on Saturday.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Jan. 29-30, 2015

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 26 calls on Thursday and the early hours of Friday, available reports show.

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Man wanted for questioning in robbery turns himself in

Albany police had sought help from the public in locati ng Dontevius Montreal Muff

Officials with the Albany Police Department want to question Dontevius Muff about a robbery.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Jan. 28-29, 2014

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 33 calls on Wednesday and the early hours of Friday, available reports show

Albany Super Bowl partiers urged to plan for safe travel

Impaired driving can be a costly if not fatal mistake on Super Bowl Sunday

Noting that Georgia will enforce a zero-tolerance for drunk driving, Governor’s Office of Highway Safety warns Super Bowl celebrators to plan for a safe drive home on Sunday.

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Albany police seek man for questioning in armed robbery case

Dontevius Montreal Muff is sought for questioning in an Albany robbery.

Albany police are asking the public to help them locate Dontevius Montreal Muff, 23, of Albany, for questioning in connection to an armed robbery.

Murder defendant waives right to trial by jury, wins acquittal

Baker County man acquitted of murder in bench trial

A Baker County man accused of murder chooses a judge over a jury and is acquitted of the charge.

Albany Flash Foods store robbed at gunpoint

The robbery occurred at 2701 Gillionville Road in Albany

Two armed masked men robbed the Flash Foods store at 201 Gillionville Road early Wednesday morning, Albany polie report.

Albany-Dougherty Police/Fire/EMS reports - Jan. 27 - 28, 2015

Public safety roundup for Albany and Dougherty County

The Albany Police Department responded to at least 26 calls on Monday and the early hours of Tuesday, available reports show.

Albany residents chased, threatened after car break-in

Incident occurred around 5 a.m. Tuesday on North Broadway Street

Justin Smith, 25, and Patrice Walden, 29, told officers of the Albany Police Department they were talking outside Walden’s residence on the 200 block of North Broadway Street around 5 a.m. when Smith discovered an unknown black male had made forced entry into his 2000 Toyota Camry.

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