FBI seeks ‘wave cap bandit’ for multiple area bank robberies

FBI seeks ‘wave cap bandit’ for multiple area bank robberies

Suspect robbed 1 Fayette bank, cased another, was scared off The man fitting the description of the individual involved in the Oct. 18 attempted bank robbery of the Bank of America in Fayetteville is being sought by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in connection with several recent bank robberies in south metro Atlanta. Above, […]

Scuffle with Peachtree City police brings new charges for hijacking suspect

Scuffle with Peachtree City police brings new charges for hijacking suspect

A Peachtree City man was arrested Oct. 29 after an altercation at a traffic stop on South Peachtree Parkway at Ga. Highway 54. Officers conducted a traffic stop near the intersection and subsequently arrested 55-year-old Charles H. Heard for obstruction. Heard also had a warrant pending, said Peachtree City Police Department spokesman Mark Brown. Above, […]

Husband fires at man in wife’s bed, burns naked man’s clothes

Husband fires at man in wife’s bed, burns naked man’s clothes

A north Fayette County man faces multiple charges resulting from an Oct. 17 incident where he assaulted a man in the home of the woman from whom he was said to be separated. Dainsworth Duane Harris, 34, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, armed robbery, false imprisonment, battery and 3rd degree arson, according to […]

Smash-and-grab thieves hit 10 vehicles, would-be robber scrams

Smash-and-grab thieves hit 10 vehicles, would-be robber scrams

The period of Oct. 16-22 came with a suspicious and potentially would-be bank robber who was scared off by employees in two Fayetteville banks. The period also came with several entering auto incidents in Peachtree City. Above, surveillance video shows damaged ATM machine at a Walgreen’s pharmacy. Photo/Fayetteville Police Department. Fayetteville Police Department spokesman Chad […]

Fayette officials probe 3 burglaries, 6 cases of automobile break-ins

Fayette officials probe 3 burglaries, 6 cases of automobile break-ins

The period of Oct. 2-6 came with six entering auto incidents and three burglaries throughout Fayette County. Unincorporated Fayette County had three burglaries and four entering autos during that period. Two of the entering auto incidents occurred in Peachtree City. One of those occurred at a Crosstown Court business on Oct. 3 where an unlocked […]

Three women arrested for felony shoplifting in PTC

Three women arrested for felony shoplifting in PTC

  Three women were charged with felony shoplifting in a Sept. 25 incident at Victoria’s Secret at The Avenue in Peachtree City. Those charged with felony shoplifting included Nakia Monique Chambers, 20, of Atlanta, Lesley Tallese Chambers, 22, of Lithonia, and 21-year-old Jazmine Nicole Benton, of Atlanta, according to Peachtree City police reports. Peachtree City […]