Daily Archive: June 3, 2013

    Wayne County Might Have to Admit It Can't Even Build a Jail

    As Wayne County’s overbudget tab for that new downtown prison gains additional commas, the idea of simply giving up has gained some traction. Turns out, there’s already an empty prison over on Mound Road owned by the state. It might—might!—make more sense to stuff the prisoners in there rather than spend $300M to build a new jail in d…

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    Gwinnett County Man Arrested During BMW Test Drive

    A Gwinnett County man took a test drive recently that he’ll never forget. Jon-Christopher Sowells went shopping for a BMW and decided to take the car for a test drive. What happened next was disturbing. The cops pulled him over and cuffed him for obstruction, according to the GA Daily News. It all started when Sowells drove a BMW out of Philips Motors in Snellville for a test run. He drove onto a highway and was stopped by police officers soon after. According to Sowells, the officer said he didn’t have any tags on the car. …