Three Arrested After Fleeing Deputies

by Wes Mayer

Two women and a man were arrested Friday night after attempting to flee from Coweta County Sheriff’s Office deputies.

The three drove through a license checkpoint at the intersection of Old Corinth Road and Millard Farmer Road without stopping. According to reports, deputies were able to pull over the vehicle and later found a felony amount of marijuana in the vehicle — more than two pounds.

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



More Local

Missing Teen Found Safe

The 13-year-old girl reported missing on July 23 was found by authorities over the weekend and returned to her home. Karianna Cabello was fo ... Read More


Missing Teen Found Safe

The 13-year-old girl reported missing on July 23 was found by authorities over the weekend and returned to her home. Karianna Cabello was fo ... Read More


Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

Dollar Tree Inc. announced Monday the company has entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Dollar Tree will acquire Family Dol ... Read More


Armed robbery suspect sought by Peachtree City authorities

In the early morning hours of July 27, Peachtree City Police officers responded to a residence on Abrell Woods Court after a reported armed ... Read More


Property values increase, school system millage rate to stay same

The Coweta County School System is maintaining its millage rate of 18.59 for the 2014 property taxes. The county’s overall tax digest ... Read More

Recalled stone fruits, products sold in Georgia

State Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of some stone fruits – including plums, peaches and n ... Read More