Cowetans arrested in Peachtree City

The following arrest bookings of Coweta County residents were listed by the Peachtree City Police Department during March.

Violation of probation or parole is listed as VOP, violation of the Georgia controlled substance act is listed as VGCSA, failure to appear is noted as FTA, hold for other agency is listed as HOA, family violence act is listed as FVA, failure to maintain lane is listed as FTML and driving under the influence is abbreviated DUI.

All persons arrested, except those held by orders of the magistrate or those arrested for violation of probation, are released from custody after posting bond or paying a fine.

March 4

• Jeric D. Woodall, 23, Newnan, VOP

March 16

• Juan Mosqueda-Rosales, 26, Newnan, driving without license

March 17

• Richard Blake, 20, Sharpsburg, VOP

March 19

• Joel Velazquez Gonzalez, 25, Newnan, VOP

March 30

• Melissa Burney, 33, Sharpsburg, shoplifting.



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