On 01/28/2017, at 10:29 AM, Augusta University Police were dispatched to the front entrance outside the Children’s Hospital of Georgia in reference to a fight. Officers made contact with the two subjects, who stated they had a verbal argument. It was discovered that one of the subjects had an active warrant from Richmond County and was placed under arrest. A search of the subject found a small amount of a substance believed to be marijuana in their pants pocket. The substance tested positive for marijuana and was taken as evidence. The subject was issued a citation for Possession of Marijuana, processed and booked into the Richmond County Jail. The other subject was released. Anyone with additional information about this incident may contact the AU Police Department at 706-721-2911.
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