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Unlicensed driver arrested for DUI after driving drunk all over I-75 with headlights on in Catoosa County

Posted on May 26th, 2022

According to a Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On May 21st, 2022, at 10:40 PM, while Corporal Cantrell was working traffic enforcement with Deputy Gant on Interstate 75 southbound, they observed a 2010 Kia Soul in the area of the welcome center driving without headlights and failing to maintain lane multiple times. Deputy Gant […]

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Dalton woman arrested for DUI after driving drunk to pick up kids from father in Whitfield County

Posted on May 26th, 2022

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On May 14th, 2022, at 9:15 AM, Sergeant Southern and Deputy Mckeehan were dispatched to an address on Courtland Lane in reference to a drunk driver. The 911 caller stated that his ex-wife, Lindsey Springston, 33, of Dalton, showed up drunk and wanted to pick up […]

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Plainville woman arrested for DUI after driving all over the roadway while high on drugs in Gordon County

Posted on May 26th, 2022

According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, On May 2nd, 2022, at approximately 11:48 PM, Deputy Anderson and TFC2 Terry were sitting stationary on GA 53 near the South Calhoun Bypass, observing traffic. Trooper Terry reported, “[I] noticed a tan passenger car pull up to the stop sign on the Bypass at GA 53. […]

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Tennessee man gives Catoosa County deputy false name and information during DUI arrest in Rossville

Posted on May 26th, 2022

According to a Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On May 22nd, 2022, at approximately 5:32 AM, Corporal Cantrell was dispatched to the area of Circle Drive in Rossville in reference to an unknown subject driving in the complainant’s yard. According to the report, “Upon arrival, Corporal Cantrell made contact with the driver identified as […]

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Walker County mom convicted of manslaughter for being high on drugs while her 22-month-old daughter died in car

Posted on May 26th, 2022

On Friday May 20, 2022, Kyla Ann Padgett, a 25 year-old woman from LaFayette, Georgia was convicted by a Walker County jury of Involuntary Manslaughter for the death of her 22-month old daughter, Ryleigh Padgett. The evidence presented at trial showed that on June 4, 2020, Kyla Padgett was using methamphetamine and marijuana while her […]

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Teenager arrested for DUI after laying drag and driving reckless in Dalton

Posted on May 26th, 2022

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, On May 8th, 2022, at 2:23 AM, Officer Castillo was parked across the street from Morris Street and Spencer Street when he observed a truck in the parking lot of Casa De Cafe laying drag in the parking lot. Officer Castillo reported, “The truck was kicking up […]

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Tennessee man found in possession of cocaine during DUI traffic stop in Walker County

Posted on May 25th, 2022

According to a Walker County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On Tuesday, May 10th, 2022, at 10:34 PM, while patrolling the area of North Highway 27 and Saddle Ridge Elementary School, Deputy Fouts observed a 2008 Mazda traveling at a speed greater than the posted speed limit. Deputy Fouts reported, “[I] activated my front antenna on […]

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Trion man arrested for DUI after being stopped in Chattooga County for having no insurance

Posted on May 25th, 2022

According to a Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On May 15th, 2022, at around 2:44 PM, Deputy Villagomez was patrolling on Mountain View Road in Trion when he ran the tag number on a vehicle, and the car came back with no insurance. According to the report, Deputy Villagomez initiated a traffic stop and […]

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Dalton woman arrested for DUI after early morning crash in Whitfield County

Posted on May 25th, 2022

According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, On May 13, 2022, at 5:00 AM, Trooper Cantrell responded to the area of Redwine Cove Road in reference to a single-vehicle crash. The trooper made contact with the driver, Amalia Morris, 25, of Dalton, who was sitting on the back of the fire truck. Trooper Cantrell […]

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Chattanooga man found with large amount of cash, cocaine, meth after fleeing crash and Rossville police

Posted on May 25th, 2022

According to a Rossville Police Department incident report, on May 1st, 2022, at 12:15 PM, Walker County 911 advised that a hit and run had just occurred. According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, The hit-and-run crash occurred in Walker County on Wilson Road at Escalon Drive near the state line. According to the […]

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