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Children safe following father’s standoff with police

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Children safe following father’s standoff with police

A Newnan man who barricaded himself and his kids from police is in custody following an overnight standoff. Jun. 29, 11:56 AM


Second drive-by murder suspect in custody

Second drive-by murder suspect in custody

A second suspect is facing charges in the the 2018 drive-by murder of a local teen. Jul. 21, 12:15 AM

Chase suspect had half-dozen warrants

Chase suspect had half-dozen warrants

Police say drugs and alcohol were found inside the car of a man who fled from police and knocked over a local church sign downtown. Jul. 16, 7:59 AM



Newnan police investigate second homicide of 2019

Newnan police investigate second homicide of 2019

Newnan police have made an arrest following a fatal shooting Tuesday night. Jul. 11, 11:16 PM

Illegal tint gives police a hint

Illegal tint gives police a hint

Authorities say they discovered more than ten pounds of marijuana in a vehicle pulled over for illegal tint. Jul. 04, 2:19 PM

CCSO: Suspect shot after attempting to run over deputy

Authorities have identified the man accused who reportedly attempted to hit several local deputies with his car. Jul. 02, 8:13 AM

Traffic stop leads to trafficking charges

Traffic stop leads to trafficking charges

A Montgomery couple are facing drug trafficking charges after a routine traffic stop. Jun. 28, 10:50 AM

CSU cleans out suspected Stonebridge drug den

CSU cleans out suspected Stonebridge drug den

​Two brothers suspected of dealing drugs from their Stonebridge home are now facing felony charges. Jun. 27, 9:31 AM

Four arrested in suspected drug house

Four arrested in suspected drug house

Four people were arrested on drug charges following the raid of a suspected drug house in Newnan. Jun. 26, 2:11 PM

Greenville men, juvenile charged in armed robbery

Greenville men, juvenile charged in armed robbery

A local man is recovering after being assaulted by a juvenile Tuesday morning. Jun. 18, 5:17 PM

Local accountant charged with $100K theft

Local accountant charged with $100K theft

An accountant accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from a client was arrested on a felony charge, according to records obtained Monday. Jun. 11, 3:16 PM


More Crime

Truck, kayak thief behind bars

A man who was rescued from a stolen kayak and later escaped from a local hospital is behind bars. Jun. 12, 10:40 AM

Landlord allegedly shoots at tenants

A local landlord remains behind bars after he allegedly fired a gun into the ceiling of his basement apartment while tenants were present upstairs, police said. Jun. 11, 9:30 PM

Columbus men held without bond in drug bust

The arrests are part of an ongoing investigation into interstate drug smuggling, according to the GBI. Jun. 07, 6:27 PM

CEC classes canceled because of threat

Summer school classes were canceled at the Central Educational Center Friday. Jun. 07, 3:52 PM

No happy endings in massage parlor sting

Nine people allegedly tied to prostitution were arrested following a sting targeting several local massage parlors. Jun. 08, 9:11 AM

Suspect in deputy's slaying waives hearing

A 17-year-old who is facing a murder charge in the death of a Coweta County Sherrif’s Deputy waived his preliminary hearing. May. 30, 8:08 AM

Grantville burglary suspects nabbed

Grantville police said they’ve learned the identity of a fourth suspected involved in a weekend burglary. May. 23, 7:20 PM

Fatal shooting under investigation

Investigators are still looking into a deadly shooting that left one Senoia man dead and another hospitalized. May. 17, 5:58 PM

Suspected burglar wrecks car with evidence inside

Austin James Bellamy, 23, is charged with burglary, obstruction of officers, tampering with evidence and theft by receiving stolen property. May. 14, 12:22 PM

Bank robbery suspect found dead inside apartment

A Newnan man suspected of robbing a bank was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, officials said. May. 09, 11:10 AM


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