Theft at Gaylesville School...


Press Release 2023


Wednesday morning, Cherokee County Deputies responded to Gaylesville High School in reference to theft of property that occurred late Tuesday night and early morning hours of Wednesday.


Gaylesville High School Staff Member, Coach Hendon, arrived at the school early Wednesday morning for typical maintenance preparation around the schoolyard and noticed a door had been forced open to Baseball Fieldhouse (nothing has been reported missing), the school bus he was supposed to be driving in a few hours was missing, along with a Kawasaki Mule with a purple "G" on it.


The school bus was located on neighboring property of the school, no damage has been reported. The Kawasaki Mule with Gaylesville's Purple "G" on it has not been located.


Sheriff's Office Investigators were notified and have been working on identifying the two juvenile males involved and locating the Kawasaki Mule. If anyone has any information, please contact our Crime Tip Line at 256-927-9999, or contact Investigator Stephen Hooks at 256-312-0060.