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Chatt. Co. Sheriff's Office
discovers big local ' theft ring'
Other recent CSO News: Busy Period - Numerous Arrests on Various Charges

From the Sept. 18, 2019 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   A simple phone tip about possible water theft led to the discovery of a major theft ring in Cusseta recently, according to Chattahoochee County Sheriff Hank Lynch.
   The Sheriff's Office began looking into the alleged water theft and the investigation began to uncover even more serious crimes – especially theft/burglary of property, believed to have occurred from multiple locations in the area. While the investigation is ongoing, seven suspects have already been arrested.
   Five of the seven are being charged with burglary, while three are also expected to face charges unrelated to the burglary investigation.
   Six of the seven are Chattahoochee County residents, ... The rest of the story.