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Driver cited for littering after tossing paper containing marijuana out window during traffic stop in Whitfield County

Posted on March 9th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on February 23rd, 2021, at around 11:23 PM, Sgt. Pierce was patrolling the area of Antioch Road when he observed a blue Jeep Wrangler in front of him with a driver-side brake light not working. The deputy conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle at the […]

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Couple killed in house fire Monday morning in Rock Spring

Posted on March 8th, 2021

Rock Spring, GA – A house fire at 491 Bicentennial Trail in Rock Spring this morning claimed the lives of two people. Walker Fire Rescue responded to the structure fire at 9:44 a.m. The first unit to arrive reported heavy smoke and fire coming from the home. When they made entry, firefighters found the bodies […]

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A safe and eight vehicles stolen from Jenkins Dodge in LaFayette

Posted on March 8th, 2021

According to Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson, on Monday evening, authorities have recovered some of the stolen vehicles. Two were located in the area of the 600 block of Bella Vista Drive in Chattanooga. Chattanooga Police and Walker County detectives have been working through the evening following leads. Corey M. Fletcher, Jr., 22, of a […]

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Dalton man found trafficking meth after shoplifting flashlights from Walmart and running from police on foot

Posted on March 8th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police department incident report, on February 23rd, 2021, at around 12:30 PM, Officer Johnson was dispatched to the Walmart located at 815 Shugart Road for a shoplifting in progress. On my way to the scene, dispatched advise that the suspect was sitting in a black Ram truck. When the officer arrived […]

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Alcohol a factor in fiery head-on crash that injured five Saturday night on Highway 53 in Floyd County

Posted on March 8th, 2021

A third shift patrol officer has received a commendation for his work in rescuing an unconscious teen from the burning wreckage of a truck after it crashed head-on with a wrong way vehicle Saturday. Thanks to the work of that officer the teen was pulled from her seat before the truck was completely engulfed with […]

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