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CCSO Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest in February Armed Robbery

CCSO Traffic Stop Leads to Arrest in February Armed Robbery

Early Morning Traffic Stop Leads to Warrant Discovery Around 2:45 AM Monday morning, a Deputy with the Coweta County Sheriff's Office performed a traffic stop on a 4 door sedan displaying no tags near the intersection of East Hwy 34 and Newnan Crossing Blvd.After pulling the vehicle over, the Deputy ran the driver's information and was informed that the driver had a warrant for his arrest.The driver, Identified as Jaquavious Jamez Godfrey, 18, was booked into the Coweta County Jail on the following charges:Robbery Armed with Firearm ( Felony )Hijacking Motor Vehicle with Firearm ( Felony )Assault Aggravated with Firearm…
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Surprising Discovery During NPD DUI Stop Leads Officers to Burglary Scene, Arrest

Surprising Discovery During NPD DUI Stop Leads Officers to Burglary Scene, Arrest

NPD Stops Vehicle on Temple Ave. Around 3:30 AM an Officer with the Newnan Police Department performed a traffic stop on a Grey Chevy Silverado on Temple Avenue and Bonnell Street.After checking the vehicle and driver's status,  a second Officer that was in the area came to the stop. Officers then informed dispatch that they were conducting a field sobriety test on the driver of the vehicle.At the conclusion of the field sobriety test, Officers informed dispatch that the driver had been placed under arrest. They then asked that a wrecker be sent to pick up the driver's truck.While the…
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WW2 Torpedo Causes Hours Long Headache as CCSO, ATF, GBI and Air Force Work To Safely Disarm it.

WW2 Torpedo Causes Hours Long Headache as CCSO, ATF, GBI and Air Force Work To Safely Disarm it.

Man Calls 911 For Item In Garage Around 10 AM this morning units from the CCSO and CCFD responded to an address off River Park Drive after receiving a call from a person that believed they had what could be a live WW2 Torpedo.Residents close to the location were quickly evacuated, while traffic was brought to a halt on Raymond Hill Road. The residents of River Park Subdivision were told to shelter in their homes and were unable to leave their houses due to safety concerns.As the hours progressed the CCSO confirmed the situation saying:Good morning, we currently have the…
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Same Family Again Subject of a Swatting Attempt

Same Family Again Subject of a Swatting Attempt

Second Time in 2 Weeks For the second time in as many weeks, a family off Bryce Creek Drive in Newnan has been the target of a "Swatting" call.This time the caller claimed to be a child whose parents were downstairs, held hostage by 3 tall black men wearing masks. The caller even had screaming in the background.Just after 2:30 PM, Newnan Police Department Officers were dispatched to an address off Bryce Creek Drive. Officers were instantly familiar with the address, as it was the center of a "swatting" incident last week.Officers continued to respond out of an abundance of…
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Coweta County Sheriff’s Office Releases Information about America’s Best Value Inn Shooter, SWAT Action.

Coweta County Sheriff’s Office Releases Information about America’s Best Value Inn Shooter, SWAT Action.

PRESS RELEASEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 5-11-22SHOOTINGShortly after midnight, on 5-11-22, Coweta E-911 received a call in reference to a welfare check at America’s Best Value Inn.. When Deputies arrived, they located a female in a room with what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds. Deputies cleared the scene, and EMS personnel stabilized the patient and airlifted her to an Atlanta area hospital where her condition remains unknown. The suspect was located in the immediate area. Coweta SWAT was deployed to the scene and was able to take the suspect into custody without further incident. Coweta County Sheriff’s Office Investigators are currently on the scene…
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America’s Best Inn Shooter, Timothy Leon Washington, What we Know

America’s Best Inn Shooter, Timothy Leon Washington, What we Know

What we know Timothy Leon Washington, born August 4th, 1985 is a black male, 6'1" tall weighing 165lbs. We were able to find in public records, and confirm, that Washington has an active warrant out of El Paso, Texas for an August 2019 arrest for Criminal Trespass. It is a non-extradition warrant, meaning the issuing authority would not pick up the suspect if he's arrested outside of their jurisdiction. You can see more about his arrest, bond, and the warrant below. We are awaiting a booking photo from the Coweta County Sheriff's Office. Jail Record for August 2019 Arrest Bond Information…
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SWAT Standoff Ends With Arrest of Timothy Washington, Suspected Shooter at America’s Best Value Inn

SWAT Standoff Ends With Arrest of Timothy Washington, Suspected Shooter at America’s Best Value Inn

Suspect, Timothy Washington, Arrested After SWAT Standoff For nearly 2 hours, members of the Coweta County SWAT team used the PA on their armored "Bearcat" to plead with suspect Timothy Washington to come out with his hands empty. CCSO Deputies had shut down Highway 29 south in front of the building during the operation for safety concerns.Around 3:22 AM, he finally headed their commands and came out of the room at the Red Carpet Inn that he had fled to.Video of the moment he comes out of the room and is taken into custody can be seen below.For more information…
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Shooting at America’s Best Value at Exit 41. Women Fighting for Life, Male Suspect at Large

Shooting at America’s Best Value at Exit 41. Women Fighting for Life, Male Suspect at Large

Original Call Dispatched as Unknown Problem - Person Down Just before 12:15 AM, Coweta County 911 received a call from employees of America's Best Value Inn, stating that they had a guest report to them that they had heard a "pop, pop, pop" sound and a female asking for help.Coweta County Fire Department units and Coweta County Sheriff's Office units were dispatched to the scene.Upon arriving to the scene, Deputies could hear a woman calling for help and entered the room. Inside the room, they found a woman that had multiple gunshot wounds.The female victim was stabilized and transported to…
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