January 19, 2021
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Georgia Mom Who Vanished After July 4 Party Is Found Dead in Her Car in Busy Area, Says Family

Heard County Sheriff’s Office Natalie Jones

A Georgia mother of two who disappeared after leaving a Fourth of July party was found dead in her car, which was recently discovered in a well-traveled area.

Natalie Jones, 27, of Corinth, had driven to Jackson’s Gap, Alabama (about an hour from her home), to celebrate July 4 with friends.

Jones, who has two sons, 11 and 8, left the party at about 10:30 p.m., sending a text to a friend who was at the party saying, “I made it. Thanks,” Heard County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Danny Boswell said at the time.

Authorities launched a massive search for Jones and the bright pink car she was driving.

On Tuesday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced on Twitter that Jones’ 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier had been found in Heard County.

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Hotel shooting, car theft, flight on bicycle keep KPD busy | Crime

An Oklahoma man is facing charges following a motel shooting incident in Killeen on Friday.

Blaine Mayo Hines, 31, of Sallislaw, Oklahoma, has been charged with deadly conduct-discharge of a firearm, habitation, building or vehicle.

On Friday Killeen Police Department officers were dispatched to a local hotel in response to shots fired, according to a criminal complaint affidavit. At the scene, the front desk clerk told the officers that the occupants of room 117 had been causing a disturbance and that she had heard gunshots.

When officers approached the room, they observed bullet holes in the walls and doors, along with wooden debris on the floor. The officers knocked and then detained two males inside the room, including Hines, as well as located a firearm near the door. The officers spoke with the two males inside the room and other hotel guests, and Hines admitted firing five rounds from his

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Reward offered for person who threw poodle from moving car on busy N.J. street

A $5,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction on cruelty charges for the person who threw a poodle from a moving car in Paterson, leaving the small dog with life-threatening injuries.

The animal rights group PETA said a witness saw the dog – now named Bear – thrown from a car about 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Market Street.

The dog suffered pelvic and skull fractures, a herniated diaphragm, skin lesions, was emaciated and had matted fur, PETA officials said.

Paterson Animal Control found the dog severely injured in the street and took him for emergency medical care at Oradell Animal Hospital in Paramus.

“When we picked him up, we didn’t believe he would even make it to the hospital,” Chief Animal Control Officer John DeCando said in a statement. “That’s how bad his condition is.”

Members of the animal shelter

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