Tallapoosa county

14-Year-Old Horseshoe Bend Student in Possession of Firearm on Campus Arrested

A 14-year-old Horseshoe Bend School student was found in possession of a handgun at the school. As a result of the investigation, the juvenile has been charged with making terrorist threats and carrying a concealed weapon during school activities. The juvenile was taken into custody and placed in a Juvenile Detention Center. The administration placed the school on lock down…

Reeltown Student with Cerebral Palsy Dreams of Becoming Police Officer Come True

Isaiah Taylor, 17, a junior at Reeltown High School with cerebral palsy, has always dreamed of becoming a police officer. On Tuesday, that dream came true when Taylor was deputized by the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office. He was also made an investigator with the State Bureau Investigations. Law enforcement officers from multiple agencies attended the ceremony. Afterwards, Taylor was given…

1 Dead After Fire Destroys Old Camp Hill High School

A fire that consumed the old Camp Hill School in Tallapoosa County has claimed the life of one person. According to the Camp Hill Police Department, officers and fire officials responded to a call on High School Avenue around 12:15 p.m. Friday where they found the structure engulfed in flames. After a short time of being on scene, a firefighter located a…

Tallapoosa County Authorities Searching for Missing 11-year-old

The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department issued a Emergency Missing Child Alert Sunday for 11-year-old Victoria Skye Smith. Smith was last seen in Dadeville around 4 a.m. Sunday morning.  She was last seen wearing a purple shirt with yellow writing, black gym shorts, brown flip flops and a head band. If you have any information about her whereabouts you are asked…

Tallapoosa Co. Judge Suspended over Sexually Charged Messages

Courtesy of tallapoosaprobate.com/judge DADEVILLE, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama judge is suspended after being accused of sending sexual messages to a woman he met when she went to his office to wed another man. State judicial investigators filed administrative charges against Tallapoosa County Probate Judge Leon Archer on Wednesday. The complaint says Archer met a woman in 2013 when she…

Search Warrant Leads to Drug Bust

On Thursday, June 3, the Tallapoosa County Narcotics Task Force and the Alexander City Police Department Special Response Group executed a search warrant at a residence in the Alexander City area. This investigation derived from a social media” terroristic threat” that had a clear message of intent to do serious physical harm to law enforcement officers. The original warrant was for seizure of…

Man Charged in Tallapoosa Co. Shooting

On Sunday March 27, at approximately 12:30 am, the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department was notified of a shooting which reportedly occurred on Hayes Mill Road in Tallapoosa County. Upon the arrival of Deputies and Investigators with the Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department, it was determined that three individuals had been transported to Tallassee Hospital for treatment. Further investigation identified the shooting…

New Information Released in Tallapoosa Co. Double-Fatality Accident

Two people are dead after a three-vehicle crash Monday night in Tallapoosa County, according to officials with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. The victims has been identified as as Natasha Bozeman, 37, of Montgomery and Anthony Robinson, 33, of Hayneville. The official release indicates that Bozeman was the driver of a 1992 BMW 325I that crashed into a 1997 International 4700 and a 2016 Dodge Ram….

Two People Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash in Tallapoosa Co.

Two people have died after an accident in Tallapoosa County Monday night, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency. The two-vehicle crash occured on Alabama 49 South and Alabama 14 in Tallapoosa County. ALEA officials say more information will be provided Tuesday. Categories: Montgomery, News Tags: Fatal accident, Tallapoosa county