-FACEBOOK VIDEO leads to Altha mom's arrest for child abuse
-MONTICELLO MAN jailed after traveling to our area to have sex with 13 year old girl
-JURY TRIAL ends in guilty verdict
-CALHOUN & LIBERTY FCAT SCORES released...complete breakdown by school
-THE CALHOUN COUNTY HORSEMEN in action with the Big Bend Baseball League
All this & more in the June 15 edition of The County Record!
An arrest has been made in the Monday night burglary at Cumbaa Enterprises in Blountstown. James Lee Johnson, 40, described as a former employee, has been charged with burglary and grand theft. He allegedly stole copper, radiators, tools, and tool boxes. He is being held in the Calhoun County Jail on a $70,000 bond. This was one of three burglaries that occurred overnight on Monday and were discovered on Tuesday morning. One at the Scotts Ferry General Store resulted in the arrest of a juvenile and local man, Jason Soverns. The investigation continues on a third burglary at the Pit Stop convenience store.
May 31: Joseph Timothy Johnson, poss. of meth, poss. l/t 20 grams marijuana; Spencer Faircloth, grand theft of a vehicle
June 2: James Livingston, VOP; Elton Pitts, felony domestic battery
June 3: Starla Christmas, VOP; Katy Feeley, poss. controlled substance (Xanax); justin Anderson, poss. m/t 20 grams marijuana, poss. marijuana with intent to sell, poss. Schedule III narcotic (Lortab), poss. drug paraphernalia
June 5: Mark Hodges, DUI
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The 3 month old baby boy allegedly taken during a carjacking in Ariton, Alabama Sunday night has been found safe. Authorities have not released any other details in the case. The baby's two siblings were discovered in the early morning hours Monday on a roadway near Walton County, Florida and taken to a Walton County hospital for treatment. An Amber Alert was then issued for the infant who was not with them. No details on the suspects believed to have taken them or where the infant was found.