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Wanted Driver of Get Away Car in Connection to Tallassee Shooting Found

The Tallapoosa County Sheriffs Office says Candice Nicole Reynolds, the driver of a getaway car, of an April 26 Tallassee shooting has been located. Another suspect of the shooting, Justin Paul Melton left the scene in a maroon Infiniti driven by Reynolds. Melton was captured a week prior on Sunday, May 2 in Dallas, Ga. Categories: Crime Tags: Candice Reynolds,…

Suspect in Tallassee Shooting Arrested in Georgia, Driver of Get Away Car Still Sought

The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office has announced the arrest of Justin Paul Melton. Police wanted Melton for a shooting that occurred on April 26 on Frog Hollow Road in Tallassee. According to police, a 23-year-old from Tallassee suffered a single gunshot wound. An ambulance took him to Baptist Hospital in Montgomery to receive treatment for injuries. Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Department…

Search Underway for Two People in Connection with Tallassee Shooting

The Tallapoosa County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man wanted in connection to a shooting in Tallassee. The suspect is Justin Melton. Authorities say Melton was seen leaving the scene of the shooting Monday in a Maroon Infiniti driven by Candice Reynolds. Reynolds is also wanted for questioning about the shooting. Anyone with information on Melton’s whereabouts is asked…

Tallassee Man Charged with Reckless Murder in Crash That Killed Teen Passenger

On Friday, April 16, Alabama state troopers arrested a man for Reckless Murder. Anthony Reed Gann, 29, of Tallassee is the man facing charges. Police say a Tallassee teen was killed during a crash in which Gann was the driver of the vehicle. The crash happened on Friday, February 5 on Upper River Road in Elmore County. The car Gann…

Tallassee Police Searching for Stolen ATV

1/2Suspect Vehicle (4) Show Caption Hide Caption 2/2Suspect Vehicle_002 (2) Show Caption Hide Caption The Tallassee Police Department is currently investigating the theft of a ATV. On March 1, around 3:23 a.m., a theft occurred in the 100 block of S. Harper Street in Tallassee. A 2017 Honda Rubicon TRX-500 was taken from a private residence. Video surveillance was collected…

ATV Stolen from Main Street Home in Tallassee

1/5Suspect Vehicle_005 Show Caption Hide Caption 2/5Suspect Vehicle_004 Show Caption Hide Caption 3/5Suspect Vehicle_003 Show Caption Hide Caption 4/5Suspect Vehicle_002 (1) Show Caption Hide Caption 5/5Suspect Vehicle (3) Show Caption Hide Caption The Tallassee Police Department is currently investigating the theft of a Honda ATV. The ATV taken from a residence on West Main Street. Investigators say that on September…

Tallassee Officials Prepare for Rebuild of High School

Tallassee High School will finally be under new construction after 91 years. School officials met Thursday, Oct. 1st, about new bids for the rebuild. Superintendent, Brock Nolin says the project will begin in mid-November and will be about two years long. The new building will feature state of the art facilities, enhancements to the arts programs, and much more. Tallassee…

LACEUP Highlights – Week Six

AHSAA Football Scoreboard FRIDAY’S RESULTS (Includes Thursday games) CLASS 7A Central-Phenix City 21, Opelika 19 Enterprise 43, Carroll 22 Grissom 1, Huntsville 0, forfeit Hoover 28, Prattville 6 Smiths Station 24, Benjamin Russell 14 Thompson 31, Mountain Brook 0 CLASS 6A Arab 42, Brewer 6 Athens 42, Hueytown 34 Buckhorn 12, Mae Jemison 7 Carver-Montgomery 40, Jeff Davis 0 Citronelle 17,…

LACEUP Highlights – Week Five

AHSAA FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD FRIDAY’S RESULTS (Includes Thursday results) CLASS 7A Auburn 47, Jeff Davis 0 James Clemens 35, Huntsville 14 Florence 1, Bob Jones 0, forfeit Sparkman 21, Austin 14 Vestavia Hills 17, Tuscaloosa County 10 CLASS 6A Briarwood Christian 28, Huffman 16 Buckhorn 13, Decatur 7 Cullman 48, Hazel Green 6 Gardendale 42, Jasper 0 Hartselle 56, Columbia 0 Lee-Montgomery…

Crimestoppers Tip Leads to Arrest in Tallassee Gas Station Burglary Investigation

Tallassee police have arrested Kristofer James Carey, 18, of Tallassee and charged him in a burglary investigation. A Crimestoppers tip led to police identifying Carey as the suspect in the burglary. On August 27, police say the Road Runner gas station in Tallassee was the victim of an unlawful break-in. The suspect stole merchandise and property. Once in custody, Carey…