Family feud leads to 2 arrests

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Burke County, Ga. (WJBF) – The Burke County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a family dispute.

It happened this morning at the Burke County Court House.

Deputies say Takiana Barnes and Christopher Williams got into a fight with a 16-year-old boy.

Police tell us the relatives arrived at the courthouse for another family issue.

The child was there with his mother when it happened.

That is when a verbal altercation started between the teen, Williams and Barnes on the 2nd floor.

Waynesboro Police, Burke County Deputies and bailiffs quickly got the fight under control.

Both Williams and Barnes were arrested and charged with misdemeanor affray and taken to the Burke County jail.

The teen is also facing charges and was referred to juvenile detention.


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