Fayette comedy club busted for illegal booze, unlicensed food

Fayette comedy club busted for illegal booze, unlicensed food

A Fayetteville man has been charged with illegally selling alcohol and food during a Comedy Club 360 event at 1950 Ga. Highway 85 North in unincorporated Fayette County. Above, Ronald Lee Freeman. Photo/Fayette County Jail. Ronald Lee Freeman, 50, was charged with misdemeanor violations of selling alcohol without a required license and failing to obtain […]

Former Coweta student in Savannah arrested for threat, another removed from Northgate for social media threat

Former Coweta student in Savannah arrested for threat, another removed from Northgate for social media threat

  A former Coweta County student is in custody in Savannah after making terroristic threats toward Coweta schools. Meantime, a Northgate High School student was removed from school after posting an online threat involving a shooting. School system spokesman Dean Jackson said officials at 9:35 a.m. on March 2 were notified by the Newnan Police […]

Student at East Coweta High arrested after bringing loaded gun to school

Student at East Coweta High arrested after bringing loaded gun to school

  An East Coweta High School student was arrested March 1 after it was discovered that he had a loaded handgun on school property. The name of the student, who was quickly arrested at the scene, has not been released. A letter to parents from Principal Stephen Allen said that at approximately 12:25 p.m. school […]

Bulldog attacks, injures Fayetteville woman, 70

Bulldog attacks, injures Fayetteville woman, 70

A bulldog charged off its owner’s Fayetteville property and attacked a woman and her dog in a Feb. 17 incident. Fayetteville Police Department spokesman Chad Myers said the incident occurred on Woodgate Drive off Jimmie Mayfield Boulevard and involved a 70-year-old woman riding a mobility scooter while exercising her leashed dog. The woman reported that […]

Fayette man charged with sexual misconduct in South Carolina incident

Fayette man charged with sexual misconduct in South Carolina incident

A Fayette County man has been charged with sexual misconduct with a minor in a 2017 incident that occurred in South Carolina. Nicholas A. Moses, 39, was charged in Beaufort County, South Carolina, with sexual misconduct with a minor and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, said Griffin Judicial Circuit Assistant District Attorney Christy Jindra. […]

Peachtree City homeowner finds sharp shock in backyard

Peachtree City homeowner finds sharp shock in backyard

A Peachtree City homeowner made an unusual find in his back yard the day before Valentine’s Day. He found several syringes half-buried in mud near a cart path. Peachtree City Police Department spokesperson Odilia Bergh said an officer at approximately 3:15 p.m. was called to a residence on Haven Ridge near South Peachtree Parkway. The […]

Attempted robbery suspect caught in Peachtree City

Attempted robbery suspect caught in Peachtree City

A Newnan man is in custody on assault and attempted robbery charges in a Feb. 9 incident at A Better Way Ministries in Peachtree City. William Ronig, 47, was charged with aggravated assault and armed robbery by intimidation, according to Fayette County Jail records. Peachtree City Police Department spokesperson Odilia Bergh said the incident occurred […]

Grocery customer cuffed for spanking stranger’s child in checkout line

Grocery customer cuffed for spanking stranger’s child in checkout line

A Newnan man was arrested on Feb. 6 after spontaneously spanking the 2-year-old child of another customer while waiting in a checkout line at a grocery store. Juan Guvarra Martinez, 62, (above) was charged with simple battery, disorderly conduct and obstruction, according to Newnan Police Department records. The incident occurred on Feb. 6 at the […]