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Thursday Dec 25 | via The Times-Herald
RAVE: To the Newnan Police Department after they arrested a third suspect, Darius Lanard Harris, 21, in the November shooting incident involving a female victim. The 22-year-old victim was shot in the head, but is recuperating. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 23 | via The Times-Herald
Police are on the lookout for a person suspected of shooting a Union City man at least once on Saturday in Newnan. About 5 a.m., Officer Jonathan Wade with the Newnan Police Department responded to Pinson Street to check on a person possibly injured in a shooting. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | via The Times-Herald
Four people were arrested Tuesday after authorities with the Coweta County Sheriff's Office served a search warrant at a home in Newnan. About 10 p.m., investigators in the crime suppression unit, led by Investigator Taylor Helton, served a search warrant at 73-b Belt Road, where authorities suspected marijuana was being sold, said Lt. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via The Times-Herald
A third man suspected of being involved in the early November shooting in Newnan that sent a woman to the hospital was arrested Friday. Darius Lanard Harris, 21, was booked into the Coweta County Jail on charges of aggravated assault with a firearm and violation of probation on Friday. Comment?
Saturday Dec 13 | via The Times-Herald
"We have to keep people at a distance now." The 17-year-old went missing the morning after East Coweta's Homecoming dance on Oct. 16, 2011. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 10 | via The Times-Herald
Taking into account dozens of letters of support and positive posts on social media for Holloway, the judge allowed Holloway to resume giving private music lessons during his probation, despite the state asking for the opposite. Former Evans Middle School teacher Johnny Holloway will not be facing time in prison, as he recently entered a negotiated plea and was sentenced to five years probation. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via The Times-Herald
A man was shot in the leg in Newnan Friday morning but did not want to speak to emergency responders about the incident. About 1:40 a.m., Officer Parker Smith with the Newnan Police Department responded to Dewey Street and Hardaway Street to check on a person who had been shot. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via The Heard Citizen
Heard County Sheriff, Ross Henry, has issued the following list of individuals arrested in Heard County including their various charges: Janet Marie Johnston, 45, Garden Lake Drive, Carrollton, GA 30116, arrested on 11/29/2014, charged with Deposit Account Fraud . Sebrina Leeann Daniel, 35, GA Hwy 34 West, Franklin, GA 30217, arrested on 12/01/2014, charged with Aggravated Assault. Comment?
Thursday Dec 4 | via The Times-Herald
After catching and arresting two men and a juvenile suspected of trespassing in a Newnan home on Tuesday, Newnan police officers found the juvenile was wanted by the Palmetto Police Department. About 10:20 a.m., Officers Scott Carl, Daniel Poole and Kevin Black with the Newnan Police Department responded to a home at the 100-block of Oak Street to check on a few suspects possibly trespassing in the home. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 3 | via The Times-Herald
A man was arrested Monday after he allegedly got into an argument with his son and attacked him with a knife. About 8:45 p.m., Coweta County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the 100-block of General Longstreet Lane to check on a domestic dispute, said Lt. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 2 | via The Times-Herald
A woman was arrested Saturday after authorities found an unloaded handgun and a number of baggies containing marijuana and methamphetamine in her pants. About 4:15 p.m., Deputy Donald Patterson stopped and pulled over a vehicle for driving without a tag on Herring Road, said Lt. Comment?
Nov 27, 2014 | via The Times-Herald
Newnan police are on the lookout for a man suspected of robbing another man with a handgun on Sunday and stealing $20. About 4:30 a.m., Officer Edward Lee with the Newnan Police Department responded to Murray Street to check on a dispute. Comment?
Nov 25, 2014 | via The Times-Herald
About 12:20 p.m., Officer Christopher Robinson with the Newnan Police Department was dispatched to the apartments on the 100-block of Weldon Way to check on a domestic dispute. According to Robinson, when he arrived, he met with the victim, whose shirt was ripped, and the victim's wife. Comment?
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