PTC woman faces charges in multiple jurisdictions

PTC woman faces charges in multiple jurisdictions

  A Peachtree City woman currently in the Gwinnett County Jail is facing multiple charges across portions of metro Atlanta dealing with forgery, financial identity fraud and drug possession. Held in the Gwinnett County Jail on June 9, 38-year-old Peachtree City resident and former McIntosh High School graduate Amy Michele Ervin had a hold on […]

Chase after leaf blower theft leads to 4-car crash

Ronald Ketron Neal, Jr.

Chase after leaf blower theft leads to 4-car crash

An Atlanta man was arrested June 1 after stealing lawn care equipment south of Fayetteville, engaging in a chase with pursuing law officers and finally wrecking his vehicle in north Fayette County. Ronald Ketron Neal, Jr, 23, of Atlanta, was charged with theft by taking, possession of a Schedule I drug, fleeing and eluding, reckless […]

Lottery ticket burglary suspect arrested

Christopher F. Hornsby

Lottery ticket burglary suspect arrested

A Griffin man has been charged by the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office with burglary and multiple counts of fraud in connection with a December break-in at a store in south Fayette County. Sheriff Barry Babb said Christopher F. Hornsby, 41, was charged with burglary, 16 counts of fraud to influence lottery winnings and theft by […]

Fayette superior court judges sentence 3 to prison terms

Fayette superior court judges sentence 3 to prison terms

Recent court cases in Fayette County Superior Court resulted in sentences for drug possession, shoplifting and motorcycle theft. District Attorney Ben Coker said Quentin Gibson, 43, of Hampton, was sentenced by Superior Court Judge Fletcher Sams for possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, giving false information, driving while license suspended and improper brake lights. […]

Saturday robbery at Fayetteville Quik Trip

Saturday robbery at Fayetteville Quik Trip

An armed robber on June 3 struck a convenience store in north Fayetteville, making off with cash and leaving the employee uninjured. Sheriff Barry Babb said the armed robbery occurred at approximately 2:52 a.m. at the Quik Trip store on Ga. Highway 85 North in Fayetteville. Deputies were dispatched on a report of a commercial […]

Drugged driver receives 15 years for hit-run death

Marcia Annette Demarcus

Drugged driver receives 15 years for hit-run death

Girl, 16, handing out church flyers, was killed by hit and run driver last October A Fayetteville woman whose vehicle struck and killed a 16-year-old girl in Fayetteville in October has been sentenced to a 15-year prison term. Marcia Annette Demarcus, 42 at the time of her arrest, pled guilty in Superior Court Judge Fletcher […]