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Updated: Nursing assistant charged following death of patient

Updated: Nursing assistant charged following death of patient

The GBI claims Certified Nursing Assistant Hakim Ogunkunle was responsible for causing injuries that led to a 98-year-old patient’s death. May. 26, 3:33 PM

Armed robbery suspects now in custody

Armed robbery suspects now in custody

A pair of teenagers suspected of conducting several armed robberies in the area over the last three days are now in jail. May. 26, 10:38 AM



Arrest Log

The following arrest bookings were listed in the Coweta County Jail. May. 17, 9:28 PM

Suspect re-arrested after no-show

Suspect re-arrested after no-show

A man who was released after leading authorities on a high-speed chase is now behind bars. May. 17, 10:10 PM

Bond denied for chase suspect, repeat DUI offender

A Newnan man with a suspended license for DUI is being held without bond. May. 10, 10:54 PM

Carjacking suspect in custody after car chase

​A man wanted for carjacking in Douglas County is now in custody following a high-speed pursuit that ended in Arbor Springs early Wednesday morning. May. 10, 10:42 PM

Chase suspect fails to appear for court date

Chase suspect fails to appear for court date

​A man who led authorities on a high-speed chase and was released without bail failed to appear for a probable-cause hearing Tuesday. May. 11, 3:52 PM

Judge orders Royal to serve entire sentence

A modified sentence for Newnan accountant Mayo Royal Jr. was denied Monday. May. 09, 6:16 AM

Hearing Tuesday for chase suspect

Hearing Tuesday for chase suspect

A probable cause hearing will be held for a man who allegedly led police on a high speed chase Wednesday. He was released from jail Thursday on a technicality. May. 07, 1:26 PM

High-speed pursuit ends in foot chase, arrest

High-speed pursuit ends in foot chase, arrest

A Newnan man faces multiple charges after a high-speed pursuit and crash. May. 07, 1:25 PM


More Crime

Murder case ends in mistrial

The felony murder trial of a Newnan man came to a screeching halt Thursday. May. 07, 1:25 PM

Fourth murder suspect now in jail

A man suspected in the 2015 murder of a Newnan teen is now in jail. May. 02, 8:55 PM

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

​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

Man arrested for indecent exposure

​When you’ve got to go, you’ve got to go… to jail. Apr. 21, 4:58 PM

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

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

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

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

A man accused of fleeing after striking a bicyclist with a car made his first court appearance on Friday afternoon. May. 19, 7:08 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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