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Chattanooga man found DUI at Dalton gas station after 911 call from retired police officers

Posted on January 22nd, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 14th, 2021, at around 9:45 PM, Officer Morang responded to the Race Trac gas station, 1511 West Walnut Avenue, in reference to a subject who had been seen weaving all over the interstate and was now parked in the parking lot. The 911 caller stated […]

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Dalton man arrested for DUI again after speeding down Hill Road in Whitfield County

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Whitfield County sheriff’s Office incident report, on Sunday, January 17th, 2021, at around 7:26 PM, Deputy Patrick was traveling down Airport Road at Hill Road when she noticed a black Ford F150 stop abruptly at the stoplight. The deputy noticed that a white male, later identified as Fred Garland, 50, of Dalton, […]

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Dalton man found DUI after stopping to urinate in the roadway early Sunday morning

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office report incident, on Sunday, January 17th, 2021, at approximately 3:43 AM, Deputy Pritchard observed two vehicles parked facing east in the middle of Maresca Drive at Highway 71. The deputy got out with the vehicles. The first vehicle was a 2014 Nissan Rogue with a Georgia tag. The […]

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Cedar Bluff woman charged with DUI after crashing on Blacks Bluff Road

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on January 15th, 2021, at around 4:41 PM, officers responded to a vehicle crash on Blacks Bluff Road at the Lock and Dam. Officer Wight arrived and witnessed the driver, April Givens, 35, of Cedar Bluff, Alabama, stumbling as she walked. Officer Wight reported, “[I] made […]

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LaFayette man charged with DUI after driving reckless through bar parking lot in Dalton

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at around 1:30 AM, Officer Mefford, along with Lt. Bishop and Sgt. Saylors, who was a two-man unit, were patrolling the area of Market Street. Lt. Bishop reported, “We observed cars leaving out of the parking out of the Oyster Pub. The […]

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