Rates of serious crimes up in Peachtree City and Tyrone, but down in Fayetteville

Rates of serious crimes up in Peachtree City and Tyrone, but down in Fayetteville

Thefts push Peachtree City crime rate up 10%   Peachtree City crime statistics for 2017 show a 10 percent increase in serious crimes, with the vast majority of those being related to thefts. Part I crimes include the more serious offenses such as aggravated assault, burglary, forcible rape, homicide, arson, theft, motor vehicle theft and […]

Thieves strike model home on Ebenezer Road

Thieves strike model home on Ebenezer Road

Air conditioning units and other items were stolen on May 19 from new homes located on Ebenezer Road in central Fayette County. Sheriff Barry Babb said deputies were alerted to the thefts at the unoccupied homes by a real estate agent in the early afternoon hours. Babb said the outside air conditioning were stolen, along […]

Two PTC residents arrested in domestic disturbance call

Two PTC residents arrested in domestic disturbance call

Two Peachtree City residents were arrested early Sunday morning after attacking an officer who had been dispatched to a Birkill residence on a domestic disturbance call. Yasmeen Griffin, 22, of Birkhill, and 19-year-old Samuel Taylor, of Flat Creek Court, were charged with felony obstruction, battery and aggravated assault, according to Peachtree City Police Chief Janet […]

PTC students charged with intimidating victims in sexual battery case involving McIntosh baseball coach

PTC students charged with intimidating victims in sexual battery case involving McIntosh baseball coach

  Five Peachtree City teens and one from Newnan have been charged with criminal damage and intimidating a witness in a May 13 incident involving the homes of victims associated with the recent arrest of McIntosh High School coach David Munoz on sexual battery charges. Five of the offenders, all students at McIntosh High School, […]

McIntosh coach facing 3 more charges of sexual battery

McIntosh coach facing 3 more charges of sexual battery

  McIntosh High School baseball coach David Munoz is facing three additional charges beyond the felony sexual battery charge from April 24. Munoz now faces three additional misdemeanor charges for sexual battery. All charges involve separate victims. Peachtree City Assistant Police Chief Stan Pye on May 10 said three additional charges, involving three different victims, […]

Thieves strike northeast Fayette neighborhood

Thieves strike northeast Fayette neighborhood

The period of April 30 – May 5 came with eight entering autos in a northeast Fayette County neighborhood and a reported burglary in the same area. Sheriff Barry Babb said the entering auto incidents occurred on May 3 at residences off Westbridge Road in northeast Fayette. The incidents occurred on Fairfield Circle, Covered Bridge […]

McIntosh High coach charged with sexual battery

McIntosh High coach charged with sexual battery

David Munoz. Photo/Fayette County Jail.   A McIntosh High School baseball coach has been arrested on a charge of sexual battery. David Munoz, 43, of Peachtree City, was charged with one count of sexual battery, according to Peachtree City Police Department spokesman Stan Pye. Pye said that the department on April 24, “received a complaint […]