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Information Update on Downtown Newnan Incident

Information Update on Downtown Newnan Incident

Psychiatric Episode Closes Downtown Newnan Just before 11AM this morning, Coweta County 911 received a call from a 43-year-old male making suicidal threats via Facetime to a loved one.Officers with the Coweta County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to an address in the Luther Baily Road area of Coweta County.Arriving Deputies found that the male had left the scene, and in speaking with loved ones were able to determine that he had made further threats before leaving in his vehicle. A BOLO was put out to Senoia PD as well as Newnan PD.They also became aware that the individual was associated…
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Woman Goes From RaceTrac to Hospital to Jail in 3 Hours Flat

Woman Goes From RaceTrac to Hospital to Jail in 3 Hours Flat

Original Call for Psychiatric Patient At RaceTrac On Saturday, November 26th just before 8:30 PM Coweta County 911 received a call for a psychiatric patient at RaceTrac located on Bullsboro drive. The caller stated there was a middle-aged white female that had approached them asking for a ride home and stating that they were feeling crazy. The caller also stated that the female was acting as if she was under the influence of some substance.Deputies with the Coweta County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the scene as well as medical units from Coweta County Fire Rescue. Deputies arrived within minutes…
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Douglasville Armed Home Invasion Suspect Arrested in Coweta, Throws Gun From Window

Douglasville Armed Home Invasion Suspect Arrested in Coweta, Throws Gun From Window

Sharp-Eyed Deputy Spots Wanted Vehicle Just before 2 PM November 26th, Coweta County Sheriff's Office (Georgia) and Newnan Police Department units became aware of a vehicle in the area that matched one wanted out of Douglasville. The vehicle, a silver Dodge Ram pickup, and its driver were wanted for an armed home invasion that occurred earlier in Douglasville. The BOLO from Douglasville advised using extreme caution as the suspect was armed and believed to be willing to fight or run from any attempt by law enforcement to apprehend them. LEO spotted the vehicle in the area of Farmer St. Due to the…
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Man Fakes Hostage Situation, Attempts to Bust through Wall to Escape Deputies

Man Fakes Hostage Situation, Attempts to Bust through Wall to Escape Deputies

Phone Call leads to Mock Hostage Situation, Questionable Escape Attempt Just before 6 AM Sunday, November 27th, Dispatch received a call from a guest at America's Best Value Inn on South Highway 29, stating they'd overheard someone in another room making alarming statements and a possible dispute.Deputies were dispatched to the scene, with the first deputy arriving just after 6 AM. That deputy responded to the room that was believed to be the source of the incident, located on the second floor. Upon attempting contact, a person inside responded that there was someone in the room with them, they had…
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Suspect Identified in Motel 6 DCFS Attack

Suspect Identified in Motel 6 DCFS Attack

Kristine Joy Evans, 44, Arrested​ Evans, 44, was charged with both Battery - Simple and Robbery Force Intimidation Snatching for her actions at Motel 6 on Monday afternoon.The Robbery Force Intimidation Snatching charge, a felony, stems from the fact that she apparently snatched the DFCS worker's files during the attack.Booking reports show that she resides at Motel 6 located on Herring Rd.At the time of her booking, she was being held without Bond. However, she isn't currently on the inmate list. Original Facebook Post
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CCSO Arrests another Suspect for Pimping in ongoing Investigation

CCSO Arrests another Suspect for Pimping in ongoing Investigation

Another Pimp finds Justice at the Hands of CCSO Investigators On the heels of 2 arrests just weeks ago, CCSO Investigators have booked another individual on Pimping charges as their ongoing investigation into prostitution and human trafficking continues. Orlando Tyree McAllister, 31, of Newnan was arrested at Motel 6, located at 6 Herring Road in Newnan on October 25th around 9 AM.He was booked on a single charge of Pimping, a misdemeanor.The Buffalo Rock Employee, who apparently resides at the Motel, is currently sitting in the Coweta County Jail with a bond of $2,250.Unlike the other individuals arrested, McAllister doesn't…
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Suspect, Alan Connally Rutledge, Arrested after Brandishing Firearm on Bullsboro

Suspect, Alan Connally Rutledge, Arrested after Brandishing Firearm on Bullsboro

Incident Occurred on Bullsboro at the Intersection with the Bypass Just before 4 PM Friday, October 21st, dispatch received a call from a woman stating that a white male in a gold-colored pickup truck was driving aggressively and had just flashed a gun at her and others in traffic.She stated this occurred on Bullsboro Drive, near the intersection with the bypass.Dispatch was able to get the information out to units, some of which met with the caller in a nearby parking lot, while others attempted to locate the vehicle on Jefferson Street, the last place it was seen.Units on Jefferson…
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Suspect with Multiple Warrants Arrested After Short Pursuit on Dirt Bike

Suspect with Multiple Warrants Arrested After Short Pursuit on Dirt Bike

44-Year-Old Suspect Flee's Traffic Stop on Dirt Bike Shortly before 7:30 PM on October 19th, a Deputy with the Coweta County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop 2 dirt bikes that were driving in the roadway on Wallace Gray Road.Shortly after he turned on his lights and sirens, the dirt bikes took a left onto Belk road and took off at a high rate of speed where they were quickly contacted by another unit. After coming into contact with this unit, they reversed course and took off going down Belt Rd towards Smokey Road.After a short pursuit, the suspects were able…
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Third Suspect Arrested in February Car Jacking

Third Suspect Arrested in February Car Jacking

Suspect Arrested for February 2022 Car Jacking Kobe Elijah Perry,  22, of Fairburn was arrested by Fairburn PD on a warrant out of Coweta County, stemming from his role in an Armed Robbery that took place February 5th, 2022 off West Wedgewood Circle in west Newnan.Just after 11 PM on the 5th, 911 dispatched CCSO deputies for a burglary in progress with possible shots fired. The caller stated that his son’s car had been stolen and that his son had been shot at. He also informed dispatch that there were guns in the vehicle.Deputies arrived quickly and during their investigation…
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Last Suspect in the December 2020 Killing of Jaylin Everett Behind Bars

Last Suspect in the December 2020 Killing of Jaylin Everett Behind Bars

Angelina Marie Plemons Booked Into Coweta County Jail Angelina Marie Plemons, 19, of Columbus is the 4th and final suspect to begin their sentence for their role in the December 2020 murder of Jaylin Everett in the parking lot of Jefferson Grove Apartments.Plemons was booked on the 11th and will begin serving her sentence of 15 years in the care of the Georgia Department of Corrections. She will have to serve 5 years of probation upon her release.Plemons was identified as the getaway driver the night that 22-year-old Jaylin Everett returned home after picking up his girlfriend from work, only…
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