Crime

Peachtree City Police ask for public’s help fighting crime

by Christopher Dunn Christopher@Fayette-News.com A recent string of burglaries in Peachtree City is again shining light on residents can do to help protect themselves. The evening of February 27, what authorities believe is an organized ring burglarized three homes targeting Asian and Indian families. Lt. Matt Myers with the Peachtree City Police talked to Channel…

Three suspects sought in carjacking, kidnapping

Fayetteville Police have located the stolen Lexus GX470, taken during a carjacking and kidnapping which occurred at the Checkers restaurant in Fayetteville on Sunday morning. The vehicle was located late Tuesday in the parking lot of the Riverdale Walmart store. Detectives are processing the vehicle at the Fayetteville Police Department for evidence. Anyone who knows…

PTC man arrested on 23 Peeping Tom warrants

A Peachtree City man was arrested on January 5 on 23 warrants related to unauthorized surveillance of women in their homes. He had initially been arrested nearly a week prior and charged with unlawful eavesdropping or surveillance, criminal trespass, prowling, and Peeping Tom. Fifty-year-old Matthew Flesher was initially arrested on Dec. 31, 2016, when patrol…

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