A sampling of police reports from Peachtree City during the period of Feb. 16-22 yielded a variety of incidents, from a stolen golf cart and a bag of pornographic DVDs found beside a resident’s mailbox to a money transfer scam thwarted by a Walmart employee and a woman who felt threatened by a man […]
Worst days, times for crime in unincorporated Fayette: Wednesday, Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
An analysis of serious crimes for 2016 by the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office showed a 7 percent decrease in those crimes compared to 2015. The analysis for 2016 showed 443 Part 1 crimes compared to 473 in 2015. Part 1 crimes include murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, motor vehicle theft, larceny-theft and arson. Sheriff […]
The period of Feb. 14-20 came with three Fayette County entering auto incidents, two in unincorporated Fayette County and one in Fayetteville. Sheriff Barry Babb said one of the incidents was reported at a residence on Troon Drive off Redwine Road on Feb. 18. A laptop in a backpack was stolen from an unlocked vehicle. […]
Peachtree City police reported several entering auto incidents, three golf cart thefts and other activity during the period of Feb. 10-17. An entering auto incident occurred at the Battery Way boat dock on Feb. 10 when a passenger side window was broken and a purse stolen, according to police reports. Also on Feb. 10, […]
Alexis Say, 22, disappears from Miami hospital; no cellphone, no ID on her
A 22-year-old New York woman and former Peachtree City resident is the subject of a search after she was last seen in a Miami hospital on Jan. 23. Alexis Say, a former student at Booth Middle School and McIntosh High School, was last seen on Jan. 23 in a waiting room of North Shore Hospital […]
A review of crime activity in Peachtree City during the period of Feb. 3-7 in resulted in several citations and arrests. A traffic stop along Ga. Highway 74 North on Feb. 4 resulted in the arrest of a Fayetteville resident and one from College Park. Officers stopped the vehicle at approximately 1:35 a.m. for […]
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 […]