A Braselton man is in the Hall County jail on child sex charges: 20 year-old Steffan West was arrested after what the Hall County Sheriff’s Office says was a two-month investigation.
A man from Lula is arrested after what was described as a brief standoff with Hall County Sheriff’s deputies: 42 year-old Rodney Hedden is accused in the armed robbery of a man who says he lost hundreds of dollars in cash in the holdup. No injuries were reported.
It must have been quite the adventure for two women rafting on the Chattahoochee River in an expedition that ultimately involved rescue workers from Habersham and White counties: the women were found safe early Thursday morning after going into the river Wednesday. The women tell searchers they got lost and spend the night in a field near the river.