The Walton County Sheriff’s Office reported the following Crime Awareness Community Alerts for the period Thursday, May 7, 2020, to Sunday, May 10, 2020. Please note an arrest or charge does not constitute a conviction.
Thursday, May 7, 2020
Agency Assist- Deputies assisted Georgia State Patrol in the area of Highway 78 and Bay Creek Church Road in reference to a vehicle pursuit and arrest of two individuals. Georgia State Patrol took the suspects into custody and will issue warrants.
Recovered Vehicle- Deputies responded to a business on Highway 20, Coparts, in reference to a possible stolen vehicle on location. Deputies ran the vehicle information through 911 dispatch and it was identified as stolen out of Dekalb Police Department. Vehicle was taken into custody and turned over to Dekalb Police.
Extra Patrol- Extra patrol was requested in the area of Ho Hum Hollow Road in reference to an ongoing issue with speeding vehicles in the area throughout the day and night.
Extra Patrol- Extra patrol was requested in the area of Milton Bryan Drive in reference to complainant reporting an ongoing issue with unknown individuals ringing the complainant’s doorbell and running away throughout the day.
Friday, May 8, 2020
Arrest- A 56-year-old Athens resident was arrested in the area of Mount Vernon Road and Ike Stone Road for Driving Under the Influence, four counts of Child Endangerment, Child Safety Seat Violation, Seatbelt Violation, Failure to Maintain Lane, and Driving While License Suspended following a traffic stop.
Citation- One individual was cited at a residence on Shoal Creek Road for Criminal Trespass following being found on location after being told not to return.
Citation- Several juveniles were issues warning citation in the area of Jones Woods Road for trespassing and “mud bogging” in the area.
Citation- Two motorist were cited in the area of Highway 78 and New Hope Church Road for speeding following a traffic stop where the individuals reported there was a road rage issue.
Arrest- Matthew King (31, Buford) was arrested in the area of Leone Avenue and Emerald Drive for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Maintain Lane following a traffic stop for road rage.
Arrest- A 37-year-old Monroe resident was arrested at a residence on Michael Etchison Road for an outstanding Probation Violation warrant out of Athens-Clarke County.
Arrest- A 22-year-old Oxford man was arrested at a residence on Highway 138 for Disorderly Conduct following a dispute.
Theft- Deputies took a report at a residence on River Run in reference to complainant reporting an unknown individual took the complainants 9MM firearm out of the complainant’s vehicle sometime between May 5th and May 7th. Firearm was placed on the National Database as stolen.
Sunday, May 10, 2020
Extra Patrol- Extra patrol was requested in the area of Gauntt Road in reference to an ongoing issue with a maroon in color Mercedes passenger vehicle speeding in the area throughout the day.
Arrest- A 41-year-old Monroe man was arrested at a residence on Snows Mill Road for Possession of Methamphetamine.
Arrest- A 42-year-old Social Circle woman was arrested in the area of Sharon Church Road and Villa Drive for Driving Under the Influence and Failure to Maintain Lane following a traffic stop.