A LaFayette man was arrested for drug possession while standing in front of a residence on Foster Circle in LaFayette.
A Catoosa County family of five escaped their house fire without injury Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 25, after a cooking mishap demolished their Keith Road residence.
A Fort Oglethorpe man was arrested on weapons charges after a concerned citizen notified police that he was sitting at a restaurant bar with a gun in his waistband, police say.
A Fort Oglethorpe man was arrested he allegedly tried to smuggle two BB guns out of a Walmart in his pants, police say.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for Nov. 14-20, 2014.
A LaFayette woman was charged with criminal trespassing after she egged her ex-boyfriend’s car at LaFayette Garden Apartments on Patterson Road in LaFayette.
The LaFayette Police Department was dispatched to the LaFayette Wal-Mart on Sunday morning, Nov. 23, due to counterfeit $100 bills being spent at the store the previous day.
The body of a 73-year-old Lookout Mountain, Ga., man who went missing this weekend was found in a swimming pool at the 100 block of Brow Road in Chattooga County in Cloudland on Sunday.
The fire that broke out on Fortune Street in LaFayette Saturday evening, Nov. 22, was started when a teenager left French fries cooking on the stove, officials said.
The mini-van belonging to a 73-year-old missing Lookout Mountain, Ga., man was discovered Sunday night, Nov. 23, submerged in a swimming pool with a body inside in Chattooga County.
The CBE (community-based education) special needs class at Gilbert Elementary School raised $160 in donations for LaFayette Police Department’s Shop with a Cop program, which buys Christmas gifts for needy children. The class raised the money by making “Grateful Grams” and selling them for 50 cents each to students and teachers. Back row, from left: Gilbert Elementary principal Matt Harris, CBE teachers Charity Burnette and Amy Hall, students Brandon Blackman, Jack Hawkins, police sergeant Billy Mullis, police captain Stacey Meeks and police chief Bengie Clift. Front row: Chaggy Bradley, C.J. Green, Luke Knight, Madison Ruiz and Victoria Greddig. (Messenger photo/Josh O’Bryant)
The Dade County Sheriff's Department is asking for help in locating a missing 73-year-old Lookout Mountain man.
The LaFayette Fire Department responded to a late Saturday night call on Fortune Street in LaFayette involving a fire that started in the kitchen of a rental residence.
A woman was attempting to park her vehicle when she ran into a building within a shopping center next to the Goody’s in LaFayette.
Gordon County Sheriff Mitch Ralston Reports:
· Between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 13, a residential burglary occurred on Stewart Road in Tunnel Hill, in which nearly $500 worth of goods was stolen.
Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for Nov. 7-12, 2014.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for Nov. 7-13, 2014.
Here is the arrest report for the Walker County Sheriff’s Department for Nov. 13-19, 2014.
A man said someone broke into his residence off Cloud Crest Drive in Rossville and stole $3,290 worth in items, mostly jewelry.
A man said someone stole his SUV from the parking lot of an auto parts store in Rossville, while he was inside the store.