Baldwin County Board of Commissioners 1601 N. Columbia Street Suite 230 Milledgeville, Georgia 31061 Phone: (478) 445-4791 Fax: 478-445-6320 Be Proactive. The results of the 2020 presidential election are pouring in. There was a problem saving your notification. He said the police chief later told him the man had escaped from a prison in north Alabama and stolen a gun and a can. 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And when I turned around and come back, I saw the head. Beasley said the man grabbed a cooler and took off into the thickest part of the brush. “I’m talking about evil. Beasley said he has dealt with his share of meth labs and poachers on his property. “It was not anything I ever want to go through again.”. The following information was provided by Rapahope: Election results 2020: Biden takes lead in Pennsylvania and Georgia, White House chief of staff tests positive for coronavirus. Instead, law enforcement authorities say, it was an inmate who had escaped from the Baldwin County Corrections Center. 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Beasley heaped praise on the work of the law enforcement officers who pursued the escapee through some nasty terrain. “And we just looked at each other for what seemed like five minutes and then he took off outside.”. He said the man said something about water and then crouched down. Young woman killed in crash, man charged with manslaughter, VIDEO: Police investigating possible hate crime at California restaurant, Students build and fly plane at B.C. Allows the placement of a security camera anywhere! Success! Law enforcement officials apprehended Jose Rosado-Ortiz, and a federal magistrate judge on Friday ordered him to be detained on an escape charge. 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Opposition emerged Tuesday against a ballot initiative that would establish a toll authority in Baldwin County to oversee a new $200 million northbound extension to the Baldwin … Share with Us. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism An email has been sent to with a link to confirm list signup. racist or sexually-oriented language. Don't Threaten. “It was. Be Nice. 9 BYU routs No. SPANISH FORT, Ala. (WKRG) -- The Baldwin County Sheriff's Office (BCSO) confirms to WKRG News 5 that one person was injured at an incident off Highway 31. He ended up at Beasley’s gas station when the van ran out of gas. Hurricane Sally may be long gone, but cleanup is far from over in Baldwin County. 11 Miami to comeback win over NC State, Rescan: WKRG and Gulf Coast CW are Moving Frequencies, MCPSS, B.C. But there are downsides. Beasley said he called the police, who apprehended the man within minutes. How will COVID-19 affect the 2021 Mardi Gras season? 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Use the 'Report' link on Jose Andres Rosado-Ortiz escaped the Baldwin County … “It was something eerie,” she said. person will not be tolerated. “I saw the shadow,” he told FOX10 News, pointing to the spot where the encounter took place. He said the hair on his neck stood up. All Rights Reserved. There was an error processing your request. Keep it Clean. Contact Us. Some of them, undoubtedly, will not get counted – and it has nothing to do with delays in the mail. Mobile news and Baldwin County news and Weather headlines from FOX10 News Mobile Alabama WALA. Your guide to county services, events, news, and information. 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