Newnan Police Department fires officer suspected of DUI following crash

Published November 12, 2022 10:35AM NEWNAN, Ga. - The Newnan Police Department said it terminated an officer who suspected of driving under the inf...

November 12, 2022
6:32 PM

Published November 12, 2022 10:35AM NEWNAN, Ga. - The Newnan Police Department said it terminated an officer who suspected of driving under the influence and crashing their police car on Friday afternoon. Georgia State Patrol arrested Officer Richard Gosch, who allegedly crashed his police department vehicle at around 5:30 p.m. on Georgia Highway 54.  The Newnan Police Department said Georgia State Patrol responded to the scene of the crash to investigate. Officials said an initial review of the incident led the department to terminating the officer for policy violations.

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