The Fayetteville Flash Foods store at the intersection of Ga. highways 85 and 314 was the scene of an armed robbery in the early morning hours of Feb. 7. Fayetteville Police Department spokesman Mike Whitlow said a store employee was sweeping the parking lot at approximately 1:30 a.m. when she was approached by a white […]
The period of Jan. 31 through Feb. 6 came with two Fayetteville burglaries and a burglary and two entering autos in unincorporated Fayette County. Fayetteville Police Department spokesman Mike Whitlow said a Feb. 2 burglary was reported on Bonnie Lane off South Jeff Davis Drive. Whitlow said a portion of a rear door was removed […]
An individual who had made threats against a Newnan Crossing Elementary School staff member was arrested by law enforcement Friday morning. Classes at Newnan Crossing Elementary School were cancelled on Friday, Feb. 3, due to the threats, said school system spokesman Dean Jackson. Jackson said normal operations will resume on Monday, Feb. 6. “Newnan […]
The week of Jan. 24-30 came with a burglary and two entering auto incidents in unincorporated Fayette County.
The burglary was reported at approximately 9 a.m. on Jan. 30 and occurred on Halcyon Court in northeast Fayette, said Sheriff Barry Babb. Babb said the homeowner entered the garage and found her vehicle ransacked. The homeowner said she was not sure if she locked the vehicle on the previous night. Two other vehicles belonging […]
Todd Reiger was charged with burglary, peeping Tom, two counts of loitering or prowling, three counts of entering auto, obstruction and criminal attempt.
A Sharpsburg man was arrested Jan. 19 on multiple charges after a Fayetteville vehicle fire turned into the man attempting to unsuccessfully to steal three other vehicles while running through yards in a residential neighborhood south of Fayetteville. Todd Reiger, 48, was charged with burglary, peeping Tom, two counts of loitering or prowling, three counts of entering […]
Driver charged with receiving stolen goods.
A Forest Park man was arrested in north Fayette County on Jan. 18 after a traffic stop revealed a van containing stolen merchandise. Jentez Alford, 20, was charged with theft by receiving stolen merchandise, fleeing and eluding, failure to maintain lane and driving an unsafe vehicle, according to Sheriff Barry Babb. Babb said a deputy […]
A Carrollton man died Jan. 16 along Palmetto Road outside Tyrone after a home invasion and a shoot-out with law enforcement from three agencies. Thirty-six-year-old David Wesley Carroll died Jan. 16 after a home invasion in Tyrone, wrecking the stolen car near Line Creek on Palmetto Road just inside the Fayette County line and […]
Two Carrollton men on Jan. 13 were arrested by Peachtree City police after a traffic stop revealed quantities of drugs and other items. Adrian R. Brown, 23, and Maltimore D. Andrew, Jr., 27, were both charged with three counts of possession/sale/manufacture of drugs, possession of a weapon during the commission of a crime and […]
Fayetteville police recovered the stolen vehicle, but are still looking for three suspects in a carjacking and kidnapping incident that occurred in the early morning hours of Jan. 15 at the Checkers restaurant. Fayetteville Police have located the stolen Lexus GX470, taken during a carjacking and kidnapping which occurred at the Checkers restaurant in […]
Four hotels in Peachtree City were the scene of seven entering auto incidents on Jan. 12. Most of the vehicles had windows smashed with few items stolen. All occurring on Jan. 12, vehicles were entered at the Hilton Garden Inn on Commerce Drive, Crowne Plaza on Aberdeen Parkway, Hampton Inn on Westpark Drive and […]