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Man arrested for attempting to run down wife with car

A 23-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault after Blountstown Police Dept. Lt. Timothy Partridge saw him drive onto the sidewalk and try to run a woman down with his car. Partridge and BPD Officer Christian Smith responded to a call reporting an altercation between a white male and female on North Pear Street, just […]

Brothers arrested with marijuana in separate traffic stops

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor Two Hosford residents are facing charges after a little more than four ounces of marijuana was found in their vehicle during an Aug. 4 traffic stop just before 5 p.m. Liberty County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Lee Keith pulled over a GMC van shortly before 5 p.m. after failing to see […]

Teens charged with stealing car, taking it for a joy ride

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor Three teenagers have been arrested and a warrant has been issued for a fourth after a stolen car was abandoned at a trailer park following a joy ride in Calhoun County, according to a report from the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office. A green four-door Honda Accord was taken from a […]

UPDATE – FLEEING SUSPECT APPREHENDED IN BLOUNTSTOWN

from the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office On July 27, 2017, Calhoun County Sheriffs Office investigators attempted to conduct a search at the residence of the detained subject, James Michael Hathaway, 26 on Slim Tucker Road, Blountstown, Florida. In the process of the search, Hathaway escaped custody. Investigators then called in other law enforcement from the […]

SEARCH FOR SUSPECT UNDERWAY IN WRENNIE MOODY ROAD AREA

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for a man who fled as deputies were serving an arrest warrant this afternoon. A dog tracking team has been called out to search on the ground and a helicopter is flying over the area around Wrennie Moody Road to look for James Hathaway. Residents in that […]

Suspect search underway

by Teresa Eubanks, Journal Editor The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office is currently searching for a man who fled as deputies were serving an arrest warrant this afternoon. A dog tracking team has been called out to search on the ground and a helicopter is flying over the area around Wrennie Moody Road to look for […]

Three charged with Blountstown burglary

Three Altha residents were arrested Thursday on charges stemming from a May 30 burglary of a Blountstown house. The homeowner reported a long list of stolen goods, including: •A Remington 700 30-06 rifle •A 10/22 Ruger semi-automatic rim fire rifle •A Glock .40 caliber Model 22 1GEN •A Mossberg 20 gauge pump shotgun •Approximately 700 […]
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Rogers charged with having meth after getting pulled over

A man driving a truck with a registration decal that was two-and-a-half years out of date is facing drug possession charges after a traffic stop in Blountstown June 8. Blountstown Police Officer Daisy Holliday was on patrol in the area of Charlie Johns Street and Oak Avenue around 3:36 a.m. when she noticed a black […]
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Man jailed for hitting his pregnant girlfriend with two fishing poles

A Blountstown man is in custody following an attack last month on a woman who was five months pregnant at the time. Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Richard Mayo was dispatched to the trailer occupied by Samuel Page, 37,  and his girlfriend just before 10 p.m. on May 18.  The woman showed the deputy two […]
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Meth & oxycodone found in Blountstown traffic stop

An Altha woman was arrested after a drug dog gave a positive response after being led around her vehicle during a traffic stop, resulting in a search in which methamphetamine, pills and paraphernalia were found. Sharon Diane Phillips, 45, was charged with two counts of possession of methamphetamine, possession of narcotic equipment, possession of a […]
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