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Tallassee Residents React to Mayor Hammock’s Arrest

Residents of the City of Tallassee are reacting to current Mayor John Hammock being arrested Saturday. Per Alabama News Network article: Orange Beach police say they’ve arrested Tallassee Mayor Johnny Hammock on a domestic violence strangulation charge. Police say Saturday night at around 10:00, they responded to the 26000 block of Perdido Beach Blvd. in reference to domestic dispute. Police…

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

Suspect Vehicle (4) Suspect Vehicle_002 (2) 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 from numerous sources and the suspect’s vehicle has…