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Police Commander in McDonough arrested for theft

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Former McDonough Police Major Arrested on Theft Charges and Violation of Oath of Office

DECEMBER 15, 2020

McDonough, Henry County Georgia (December 15, 2020) – On Tuesday, December 15, 2020, former McDonough Police Department Major/Commander of the Flint Circuit Drug Task Force, Chad Rosborough, age 47, of Meansville, GA, was arrested on 3 Counts of Theft by Taking and 2 counts of Violation of Oath of Office.  Rosborough was subsequently booked into the Henry County Jail.

On June 19, 2019, the GBI Region 10 Atlanta Regional Office was requested by McDonough Police Chief Preston Dorsey in reference to an allegation of theft by Rosborough while in his capacity as acting Commander of the Flint Circuit Drug Task Force.  The investigation revealed Rosborough unlawfully took approximately $4500.00 from the task force.  

Anyone who has information pertaining to this ongoing investigation is encouraged to contact the Georgia Bureau of Investigation at 770-388-5019.  Tips can also be submitted by calling 1-800-597-TIPS(8477), online at https://gbi.georgia.gov/submit-tips-online, or by downloading the See Something, Send Something mobile app.