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Grantville Police Department

Grantville Officer Bitten, Suspect Tased During Traffic Stop For Speeding 130 MPH on I85S

Grantville Officer Bitten, Suspect Tased During Traffic Stop For Speeding 130 MPH on I85S

Suspect Reaches Speeds of 130 MPH Before Pulling Over Around 1:45 AM on the morning of Saturday, August 27th, Grantville PD informed dispatch that they had just clocked a vehicle going 127 mph on Interstate 85 South near the 34 Mile Marker. Given the speed of the vehicle and the distance that would be required to catch up from a dead stop, the officer asked for dispatch to notify Hogansville PD, who often operate on the Interstate within their city limits.Minutes later, the officer was still attempting to catch up with the suspect, who was now traveling at 130MPH in…
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Traffic Stop Leads to Pursuit, Arrest of Armed Suspect

Traffic Stop Leads to Pursuit, Arrest of Armed Suspect

Coweta County Sheriffs Office Attempted to Stop Vehicle Around 5:20 PM on Tuesday, a marked unit with the Coweta County Sheriffs Office performed a traffic stop on a  2020 Black Dodge Charger. The vehicle initially pulled over around the 35 Mile Marker South of Interstate 85, as deputies exited their vehicle the driver of the pulled off, heading south. Deputies initiated a pursuit with the vehicle at that time.After reaching speeds of 130 MPH, weaving in and out of traffic, including passing in the emergency lane, the suspect crossed over the grass median just inside Meriwether County near MM 33.…
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