2 'caregivers' indicted for murder, accused of killing 76-year-old neighbor



Two people who moved into their 76-year-old neighbor’s home rent-free to supposedly provide help with daily activities now are awaiting trial in his death, authorities said.

Jonathan Lee Barber, 29, and Tiffany Dawn Fountain, 28, have been indicted on felony murder and other charges in the September 2016 death of a Newnan man, a Coweta County prosecutor said. Continue Reading

Three arrested after grandmother foils home invasion

(Fox 5)

COWETA COUNTY, Ga.- Two men and a woman have been arrested after grandmother with a gun thwarted an attempted burglary at her home in Coweta County, according to deputies.
“I don’t know why they selected that house, but they picked the wrong one,” Colonel James Yarbrough from the Coweta County Sheriff's Office said.

According to a report, Elaine Stiehl, 78, was getting ready to take a nap when she heard a noise coming from inside her home on Mount Carmel Road around 3 p.m. Friday. Stiehl loaded her gun, opened her bedroom door and saw two men standing in her hallway, the report said. Continue Reading