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Aragon man shot by GSP Trooper during vehicle pursuit Friday night in Bartow County

Posted on July 18th, 2021

Bartow County, GA (July 16, 2021) – On Friday, July 16, 2021, at approximately 11:30 p.m., the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Georgia State Patrol to conduct an officer involved shooting investigation in Taylorsville, Bartow County, GA. At approximately 11:00 p.m., an Aragon Police Department officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop on […]

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Good samaritans pull family from serious fiery crash on I-75 Sunday night in Bartow County

Posted on April 26th, 2021

On April 25, at approximately 8 p.m., troopers from the Georgia State Patrol Post 3 Cartersville responded to a two-vehicle crash, with a vehicle fire, on I-75 south at mile marker 288 (just south of the Main Street exit). The crash involved a 2006 Nissan Altima, occupied by a 32-year-old male, a 3-year-old girl and […]

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Adairsville man ejected and killed in single-vehicle crash Friday in Bartow County

Posted on March 13th, 2021

A blue Ford Expedition traveling east tried to negotiate a curve towards the right near the 600 block of Pleasant Valley Road in Bartow County. The driver failed to maintain their lane and traveled onto the right shoulder, striking a fire hydrant and a tree before overturning down an embankment. The accident entrapped three people. […]

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Acworth woman arrested for DUI after driving reckless at 114 mph on I-75 in Gordon County

Posted on February 23rd, 2021

According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, on February 18th, 2021, at approximately 10:26 PM, a Calhoun Post 43 trooper observed a blue Ford Fusion traveling southbound on I-75 at a high rate of speed. The trooper checked the vehicle near mile marker 310 with his Stalker Radar and detected the vehicle traveling at […]

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Cartersville man sentenced in federal court for $400k investment fraud scheme

Posted on February 12th, 2021

Media release – Kevin Perry of Cartersville, who ran an investment fraud scam that began when he was a teenager and resulted in more than $430,000 in losses to investors, has been sentenced to three years and five months in federal prison.“Perry’s fraud caused unsuspecting investors to lose their hard-earned money,” said Acting U.S. Attorney […]

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