WGTC Vice President Arrested

by Wes Mayer

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Dawn Cook, a vice president at West Georgia Technical College, was released from the Carroll County jail on a $10,000 bond, according to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office website.

According to a story from the Times-Georgian newspaper in Carrollton, Cook turned herself in at the sheriff’s office on Nov. 8 on a warrant for one count of theft by taking issued by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation.

Cook was last May placed on leave from her job as vice president of institutional advancement, according to the Times-Georgian.

For more on this story, look in Wednesday’s print and digital editions of The Newnan Times-Herald.



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