WCSO Alerts: Traffic accidents kept Sheriff’s deputies busy this week

Courtesy of Walton County Sheriff's Office
Courtesy of Walton County Sheriff’s Office

The Walton County Sheriff’s Office report the following community alerts for the period Jan. 17 – 19, 2017. Please note an arrest or charge does not constitute a conviction.

Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017

ZONE 1

Extra Patrol- Extra patrol was requested in the area of Jersey Walnut Grove Road in reference to a unknown van in the area placing business cards at residence in the area.

ZONE 2

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 3

Arrest- Brett Swims was arrested in the area of Unisia Drive and Piedmont Parkway for Driving while License Suspended and Possession of Marijuana Less Than One Ounce following a traffic stop.

ZONE 4

Safety Check – Walton County deputies conducted a safety check on Partain Road and Shockley Road. Deputies checked for the required driving criteria:  valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and insurance. No arrest or citations in reference to this Safety Check.

ZONE 5

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 6

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident in the area of North Sharon Church Road and Skyline Drive. No life threatening injuries. Georgia State Patrol handled the scene of the accident.

Safety Check – Walton County deputies conducted a safety check on Highway 20 and Ivory Road. Deputies checked for the required driving criteria:  valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and insurance.
            Arrest and Citations in reference to Safety Check:

  • Xarius Hampton was arrested for Possession of Marijuana Less Than One Ounce.
  • One motorist cited for Driving without a License.

ZONE 7

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a Single Vehicle Accident in the area of Old Highway 138. No life threatening injuries. Georgia State Patrol handled the scene of the accident.

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017
ZONE 1

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 2

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident in the area of Lemonds Road. No injuries. Walton County Sheriff’s Office handled the scene of the accident.

ZONE 3

Arrest- Kandyce Watson was arrested at a residence in the area of Towler Street for an outstanding warrant for Criminal Damage to Property in the 2ndDegree out of Walton County.

ZONE 4

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 5

Damage to Property/Extra Patrol- Deputies responded to a residence in the area of Cedar Trail to take a report of an unknown individual dumping screws in complainants driveway causing damage to their vehicle. Extra patrol was requested in reference to the incident.

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident in the area of Highway 78 and Lee Peters Road. No injuries. Walton County Sheriff’s Office handled the scene of the accident.

Safety Check – Walton County deputies conducted a safety check on Highway 81 and Forest Falls Drive. Deputies checked for the required driving criteria:  valid driver’s license, vehicle registration and insurance. No arrest or citations in reference to this Safety Check.

ZONE 6

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 7

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident in the area of Highway 81 and Youth Jersey Road. No injuries reported. Georgia State Patrol handled the scene of the accident.

Arrest- Wakeitha Akridge was arrested in the area of Highway 138 at the Newton County Line for several outstanding Deposit Account Fraud warrants out of Walton County following a traffic stop.

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017

ZONE 1

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident in the area of Highway 138 and Cannon Farm Road. No injuries reported. Georgia State Patrol handled the scene of the accident.

ZONE 2

Nothing Reported. 

ZONE 3

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 4

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 5

Hit and Run- Deputies responded to a two vehicle hit and run accident in the area of Highway 78 and Lee Peters Road. No injuries reported. Walton County Sheriff’s Office handled the scene of the accident.

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident in the area of Highway 78. No injuries reported. Georgia State Patrol handled the scene of the accident.

Arrest- Kenneth Duncan was arrested in the area of Highway 81 following a foot chase for outstanding Probation Violation and Obstruction of an Officer warrants out of Walton County.

ZONE 6

Nothing Reported.

ZONE 7

Hit and Run- Deputies responded to a two vehicle hit and run accident in the area of Highway 81 and Green Circle. No injuries reported. Walton County Sheriff’s Office handled the scene of the accident.

Vehicle Accident- Deputies responded to a two vehicle accident in the area of Highway 81 and Centerhill Church Road. No injuries reported. Walton County Sheriff’s Office handled the scene of the accident.

Arrest- Eric Stewart was arrested in the area of Highway 138 and Highway 81 for Speeding and Driving Under the Influence following a traffic stop.

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