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Police search for fourth murder suspect

Police search for fourth murder suspect

Police pursue last suspect believed to have been involved in the gang-related murder Apr. 26, 2:22 AM

Man arrested in high-speed chase, crash

Man arrested in high-speed chase, crash

​A Lithonia man is in jail after leading authorities on a high-speed pursuit with a juvenile in a car that ended in a crash. Apr. 24, 2:12 PM



Driver charged with DUI, homicide in fatal wreck

Driver charged with DUI, homicide in fatal wreck

​A Coweta man is now charged with felony vehicular homicide while driving under the influence. Apr. 22, 10:47 PM

Bond denied for high-speed car thief

Bond denied for high-speed car thief

A Newnan man faces numerous charges after leading authorities on a high-speed chase down Interstate 85 in a stolen car. Apr. 21, 4:58 PM

Air conditioner stolen from local church

Air conditioner stolen from local church

Investigators are looking for answers after an air conditioning unit was stolen from a local church. Apr. 20, 10:18 PM

Couple charged with trafficking, cartel ties

Couple charged with trafficking, cartel ties

Over 30 pounds of liquid methamphetamine believed to have originated with a prominent Mexican cartel was seized in Newnan, police said. Apr. 18, 5:19 PM

Man who hit cyclist denied bond

Man who hit cyclist denied bond

A man accused of fleeing after striking a bicyclist with a car made his first court appearance on Friday afternoon. Apr. 16, 1:14 AM

Driver sentenced in vehicular homicides

Driver sentenced in vehicular homicides

Families of the victims testify about lasting effects of drunk driving on their lives. Apr. 13, 5:09 PM

High-speed chase ends with crash, arrest

High-speed chase ends with crash, arrest

Bullsboro Drive was temporarily closed after a high-speed police chase ended with a crash. Apr. 17, 6:14 AM

GBI: Former manager stole thousands

GBI: Former manager stole thousands

A former assistant property manager in Grantville is accused of stealing more than $13,000 dollars in rent money. Apr. 08, 9:04 AM


More Crime

Driver who hit cyclist now in jail

Suspect was convicted of murder in 1987 Apr. 02, 8:10 AM

Coweta man back in jail on meth charges

A search of his motorcycle uncovered approximately 12 grams of methamphetamine. Mar. 23, 7:25 AM

Man arrested after infant daughter is hospitalized

A Sharpsburg father was arrested after authorities say he abused his 3-month-old daughter. Mar. 23, 5:07 PM

Atlanta man faces meth trafficking charges

Jorge Valles was arrested in the parking lot of the Marathon Gas Station on Collinsworth Road. Mar. 22, 9:15 AM

Man jailed after alleged paranoid rampage on Hwy. 34

​A Newnan man believed he was under attack by imaginary people. Mar. 22, 9:15 AM

Nearly $750,000 in cash seized in meth bust

A routine traffic stop lead to the discovery of three kilos of methamphetamine and more than $744,000. Mar. 22, 9:17 AM

Police searching for shooting suspect

Police are currently searching for a man suspected of firing a gun at a west Newnan resident. Mar. 22, 9:17 AM

Three men arrested in string of auto break-ins

​Three men suspected of breaking into cars in several counties, including Coweta, are now in jail. Feb. 21, 9:29 AM

Police searching for suspects in armed robbery

Investigators with the Newnan Police Department are investigating an armed robbery at the BP gas station on 1200 Bullsboro Drive. Feb. 22, 1:34 PM

Arnco man stabbed in drug dispute

A Tennessee man is now in jail and another man is being sought after what might be called a big “meth-understanding." Feb. 15, 7:00 AM



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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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Rockaway Rumble Strips

Rockaway Rumble Strips

Residents are asking the Coweta Commissioners to remove newly-installed rumble strips on Rockaway Road because of the noise they create.

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2017 Citizen of the Year

2017 Citizen of the Year

Pastor Tamarkus Cook, senior pastor of Saint Smyrna Baptist Church is named 2017 Coweta Citizen of the Year

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