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Father facing murder charges in death of infant son

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Father facing murder charges in death of infant son

​The father of a 6-month-old baby who died this week is now facing a first-degree murder charge. Jul. 31, 8:23 AM


3 arrested with ties to alleged drug house

3 arrested with ties to alleged drug house

​Neighbors tired of the traffic at the home of a suspected drug dealer got some relief on Wednesday. Aug. 11, 7:29 AM

Jail officer arrested for sexual contact with inmate

Jail officer arrested for sexual contact with inmate

A Meriwether jail officer is now facing criminal charges after reportedly engaging in illegal contact with a female inmate. Aug. 11, 5:24 PM



Interstate traffic stop leads to manhunt

Interstate traffic stop leads to manhunt

A man fleeing from a traffic stop on the interstate forced an overnight manhunt in a rural area of Coweta County. Aug. 01, 5:59 PM

Nearly 30 pounds of meth seized in traffic stop

Nearly 30 pounds of meth seized in traffic stop

A Mexico man faces criminal charges after authorities found almost 30 pounds of methamphetamine in a trailer. Jul. 27, 6:01 AM

Police searching for ATM robbery suspects

Police searching for ATM robbery suspects

​Investigators are on the lookout for two suspects believed to have been involved with an attempted robbery at a local ATM this morning. Jul. 22, 6:29 AM

Person of interest sought in recent burglary

Person of interest sought in recent burglary

Investigators with the Coweta County Sheriff’s Office are currently searching for a person of interest regarding the recent burglary of a local grocery store. Jul. 18, 11:59 AM

Senoia couple charged with child cruelty

Senoia couple charged with child cruelty

A Senoia couple has been charged with injuring their baby. Jul. 13, 1:25 AM

Madison woman charged with bringing contraband into prison

Madison woman charged with bringing contraband into prison

The mother of a man on a prison work detail also found herself on the other side of the bars. Jul. 12, 5:04 PM

Shooting victim lands in jail

Shooting victim lands in jail

​A man with outstanding warrants for sexual battery and child molestation is back in jail after he was allegedly shot and attempted to hide from police. Jul. 11, 8:07 AM

Updated: Wrong-way crash sends 4 to hospital

Updated: Wrong-way crash sends 4 to hospital

Suspect charged with fleeing, DUI endangering a child, open container, reckless driving and driving on the wrong side of the roadway. Jul. 11, 7:37 PM


More Crime

Children hospitalized after high-speed chase on I-85

A Lawrenceville man remains in jail after allegedly leading authorities on a high-speed chase that ended in a fiery crash on Interstate 85 Jul. 11, 5:45 AM

Victim identified in deadly Senoia shooting

Authorities have now identified the victim of Saturday night’s fatal shooting. Jul. 09, 4:27 PM

Police: Victim fatally shot in family violence

​A man was fatally shot Saturday night in what police believe was a family violence incident. Jul. 10, 7:36 AM

Parolee charged with meth sales

​A Newnan man on parole for methamphetamine possession is now facing drug-trafficking charges, authorities said. Jul. 07, 7:44 AM

$10,000 reward offered in shooting of girls

Rewards up to $10,000 are on the table for anyone who can provide information regarding a shooting that sent two 11-year-old girls to the hospital last month. Jul. 08, 6:25 PM

Card skimmer found on local ATM

​Investigators are hoping to connect with anyone who may have had personal information compromised after a credit card skimmer was discovered at a local ATM Jul. 11, 5:46 AM

High-speed pursuit, crash leaves baby unharmed

An infant escaped unharmed after a high-speed pursuit with police ended with a crash. Jul. 05, 8:42 AM

Probation-compliance check leads to seizure of narcotics, weapons

​A 39-year-old woman on probation for selling cocaine was arrested after a large amount of narcotics was found during a routine compliance check, authorities said. Jul. 05, 5:05 PM

Dashcam footage released from high-speed pursuit

On Friday, the Newnan Police Department released dash cam footage taken from a high-speed pursuit on June 29. Jul. 03, 11:43 AM

High-speed pursuit ends in crash on Bullsboro

What started as a minor traffic accident on Bullsboro Drive ended as a major accident on Bullsboro Drive. Jun. 30, 4:49 PM



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Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Police pursuit through Newnan 6.29.17

Officer Kyle LaChance pursues a fleeing vehicle through Newnan.

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Best of Dads 2017

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Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Procession for Lt. Paramedic Michael Scott Norton

Funeral procession for fallen firefighter Michael Scott Norton.

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