Peachtree City

Burglars targeting firefighters break into four vehicles in PTC

Burglars appear to be targeting firefighters after a string of entering autos at area fire stations. Thursday morning, Peachtree City Police officers responded to Fire Station 82, located on Peachtree Pkwy, to find burglars had smashed in the windows of four vehicles belonging to firefighters, making off with one firearm among other personal items. Peachtree…

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…

Peachtree City hosts finance entourage from Indonesia

An international entourage of visitors from Indonesia recently visited Peachtree City to learn about best practices in governmental accounting. Peachtree City Financial Services Director Paul Salvatore said the entourage included various heads of state, auditors, and lecturers who are members of the Indonesian State Accountability Revitalization (STAR) Commission. The visitors were participating in a program sponsored…

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…

Four arrested in Wednesday morning smash-and-grab attempt

A carload of suspects reportedly caught doing a bit of unauthorized, early-morning Christmas shopping in Peachtree City  on Wednesday picked perhaps the worst possible getaway route and were nabbed by Peachtree City Police, Tyrone Police and Fayette County Sheriff’s deputies. According to Peachtree City Police Lt. Odilia Bergh, the excitement began just before 5 a.m….

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