Dog walker calls deputies on 3 suspected burglars

Dog walker calls deputies on 3 suspected burglars

The report of suspicious activity by an alert resident led to the April 23 arrest of three people in connection to a burglary in east Fayette County. Donnel J. Alves, 21, of Gainesville, was charged with burglary, loitering or prowling, drug-related objects, drug possession, possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, carrying a concealed […]

Man, 19, leads police on chase with 3 kids under 10 in car

Gabriel Z. Lanier

Man, 19, leads police on chase with 3 kids under 10 in car

A Fayetteville man is facing multiple traffic charges after leading Fayette County deputies on a chase through Fayetteville with three young children in the vehicle. Gabriel Z. Lanier, 19, of Devilla Trace, was charged with felony fleeing and attempting to elude, three counts of felony cruelty to children, driving while unlicensed, two counts of failure […]

Assault center gets national certification

Assault center gets national certification

  A multi-county sexual assault and child advocacy center that serves Fayette and Coweta counties has received national accreditation through the National Children’s Alliance. Southern Crescent Sexual Assault and Child Advocacy Center (SCSAC-CAC) has received national accreditation from the National Children’s Alliance (NCA). “As the accrediting body for child advocacy centers in the United States, […]

Smokerise hit by thieves

Smokerise hit by thieves

  The Smokerise area of Peachtree City was the site of several entering autos reported on April 9. A total of five vehicles were reported entered on April 9 on Tuxedo Lane, Embassy Court and White Springs Lane, according to reports from the Peachtree City Police Department. Nearly all the vehicles were unlocked with miscellaneous […]

Police: Man pulls gun on girl bowling by mistake in his lane

Javan Nurse

Police: Man pulls gun on girl bowling by mistake in his lane

A Fayette County man was arrested April 4 for an altercation at the Fayetteville bowling lanes in October where he pulled a handgun and made threatening actions toward a group of children and adults. Javan M. Nurse, 39, of Scottish Court east of Fayetteville, was charged with aggravated assault, reckless conduct, cruelty to children and […]

1 2 3 2,957