NWGA Scanner | March 15th, 2022

Cave Spring man arrested after driving reckless at speeds over 100 mph on Highway 411 in Floyd County

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on March 1st, 2022, at 12:29 AM, Officer O’Bryan initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling northbound on 411 South. Officer O’Bryan reported, “As [I] was traveling southbound, [I] observed a blue 2019 Honda Accord traveling at a high rate of speed. PFC Overstreet was able to lock the speed of the suspect vehicle at 102 MPH in a 55 MPH zone. Using my lights and audible siren, [I] was able to get turned around to initiate a traffic stop the suspect vehicle.” The vehicle turned off onto Bagwell Road. The driver Cody Hayven Abbott, 28, of Cave Spring, was placed under arrest and transported to the Floyd County Jail, charged with speeding and reckless driving.