Suspicious person call in Fayetteville leads to pot bust

Suspicious person call in Fayetteville leads to pot bust

Fayetteville police on Jan. 17 responding to a suspicious person call at a Whitney Street residence seized a quarter-pound of marijuana and other drugs, and located a marijuana grow operation. Ryan Camp, 20, of Fayetteville, was charged with possession of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and manufacturing marijuana, said Fayetteville Police Department […]

Thieves bust into dozen vehicles, steal one with motor left running

Thieves bust into dozen vehicles, steal one with motor left running

The period of Dec. 29 through Jan. 5 included 11 entering auto incidents in Peachtree City, nine of which occurred at Camden Peachtree City Apartments off Ga. Highway 54 West. Eight of the nine entering auto incidents at Camden occurred on Dec. 29. Officers found that each of the vehicles had a window broken out, […]

Five men arrested for burglarizing store twice in a week

Five men arrested for burglarizing store twice in a week

Burglarizing the Dick’s Sporting Goods store at the Fayette Pavilion in Fayetteville for a second time in a week led to the arrest of five men from south Fulton County. Above, burglary suspects (L-R, top) Brandon Wallace, Daevon Speller, Dante Stubbs; (botton, L-R) Terrance Coffil and Trevion Hinesman. Photos/Fayette County Jail. Charged with the burglary […]

Sentence for Peachtree City child molester: Life in prison

Sentence for Peachtree City child molester: Life in prison

A former Peachtree City man was convicted of aggravated child molestation and incest on Dec. 15, and sentenced to life in prison. Thomas Zerbarini, 48, of Atlanta and previously a resident of Peachtree City, was convicted last week of aggravated child molestation, two counts of child molestation, incest and enticing a child for indecent purposes. […]

Fayetteville Police look for burglars who stole guns from Dicks Sporting Goods

Fayetteville Police look for burglars who stole guns from Dicks Sporting Goods

At least two burglars clad all in black broke into Dick’s Sporting Goods store in the Pavilion Shopping Center in the early morning hours of Dec. 21, smashing into one case containing handguns and getting away with a number of firearms, said the Fayetteville Police Department in a video posted on their Facebook page.

Burglars ransack 2 Fayette homes

Burglars ransack 2 Fayette homes

The period of Dec. 10-16 came with two burglaries in unincorporated Fayette County and an entering auto incident in Fayetteville. Sheriff Barry Babb said one of the burglaries occurred on Dec. 11 at a residence on Lee’s Mill Road, Babb said the homeowner returned home to find the rear door kicked in and the home […]

Armed robber strikes in Tyrone with shots fired, no injuries

Armed robber strikes in Tyrone with shots fired, no injuries

There have been several recent armed robberies at Dollar General and O’Reilly Auto Parts stores in Tyrone and other areas of metro Atlanta. One at O’Reilly’s on Dec. 18 was different, coming with shots fired at an employee and at a Good Samaritan who rammed the robber’s vehicle as he attempted to flee the area. […]

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