A man accused of kidnapping a 13-year-old Wisconsin girl and killing her parents waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday, telling his family, “I love you,” moments after he was ordered to stand trial.
Less than three months since 46 accused gang members were indicted for trafficking drugs and guns through our area, more than a dozen have already pleaded guilty - including the lead defendant in the gang.
Investigators say on Feb. 4, 1975, Dorothy Kay Olbert, who was 50 at the time, was reported missing by her husband around midnight after she failed to return to their Hilton Head Island residence from a church meeting.
Police responded to Lakes Drive near Baumgardner Road early Monday morning in reference to a death investigation. They arrived to find a deceased male on the ground, who has been identified as 15-year-old Jacob Butts - a student at Glynn Academy.
The Savannah Police Task Force says they’ve been busy over the last month and a half and have the numbers to prove it. More than 80 guns are of the streets of Savannah in an operation that also resulted in 129 felony arrests.