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Cherokee Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to an armed robbery on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 6:46pm at GNC located at 3760 Sixes Road. An employee of the business reported a white male carrying a handgun entered the store and demanded money from the cash register and safe.  The suspect was able to obtain an undisclosed amount of cash.  The suspect male is described as a white male, 18-22 years of age, 5’6”-5”9” with a

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Cherokee Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at approximately 5:13pm. The driver of a Toyota Camry, Ruth Rose 80 years of age of Canton, was struck by a Chevrolet Tahoe driven by Corey Smith, 31 years of age of Canton, on East Cherokee Drive at the intersection with Lingefelt Lane.  Rose received extensive injuries in the accident and was transported to the hospital.  Rose did not

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The Cherokee Sheriff’s Office is announcing that due to concerns from citizens, parents and school officials our Traffic Enforcement Unit will be out on Knox Bridge Highway at its intersection with River Bend Way which leads to Knox Elementary starting tomorrow. Units will primarily be at that location during drop-off and pick-up times of students which are 7:15-7:45am and 2:15-2:40pm in order to reduce reckless driving and speeding on Knox Bridge Hwy. as students are

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The Cherokee Sheriff’s Office has received numerous citizen complaints about speeding and reckless driving on Cumming Highway between Canton and Forsyth County. A crash analysis performed this year by the sheriff’s office revealed there have been 36 crashes on Cumming Highway with 21 injuries. The Cherokee Sheriff’s Office would like to inform citizens of a safety initiative that will begin Monday April 3rd. The goal of the initiative is to the reduce excessive speeds, lower

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