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Calhoun man violates no-contact order and violently assaults woman during alcohol-fueled domestic in Dalton

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, On June 25th, 2022, at 4:32 AM, Officers were dispatched to a domestic disturbance. Dispatch stated that they may be inside of a vehicle traveling and that a female victim kept saying, “You really hurt me”. Dispatch then stated that they could hear a male stating that he was going to jump out of the vehicle. Officer Selby then located the vehicle and the female victim at a gas station. Officer Selby reported, “When [I] made contact with the female victim [I] immediately observed a fresh bump with a bruise on her forehead. This female was crying and visibly shaking in fear.” The male suspect, later identified as Marlon Binicio Garcia, 26, of Calhoun, had left walking on foot. The female victim advised that Officer Marlon had violently beat her and choked her to the point she couldn’t breathe. Marlon then called the victim and began berating her over the phone. Marlon was observed stating to the victim, “Okay, well I am gonna show up to the apartment and if that mother f***er is there. Whoever is there, they’re gonna get it.” Officers observed red scratch marks on her throat. Officer reported that the female victim was visibly upset and in fear for her life. Marlon was heard on the phone call begging the female victim to forgive him and not press charges. Officer Black then located Marlon walking down Morningside Drive. Officer Selby reported, “[I] immediately detected a heavy odor of alcohol on Marlon’s breath as well as his eyes being watery and glassy. Marlon then stated that he “Literally just walked out of my apartment”.Marlon stated “Nothing, I have nothing to do anything with it. Like [I] said I just.. [I] left Tenoch Bar and came straight home. [I] got dropped off”.” Marlon continued to deny everything. Marlon then denied even knowing the female victim. When the officer asked if he could look at his phone, Marlon said, “I’m not going to let you go through my phone because I haven’t done anything wrong”. Marlon then randomly stated, “I have no contact with her. And I have not been answering any calls from her because I do not want to go back to prison”. Marlon advised the officer, “You can’t be arresting me for no reason even though if I didn’t.” Marlon then got highly upset and told the officer that “He had no fing reason” to arrest him. As the officer closed the patrol vehicle door on Marlon, he called him a “F***ing piece of s**t”. Marlon then began calling the female officer Herrera a “B***h”. Officer Selby reported, “This was not surprising or unexpected as Marlon is suspected of a forcible felony against a female.” At 7:52 PM, 15 hours after the incident officers met back with the female victim. Officers could immediately observe that her right eye had been severely bruised and her forehead was still badly bruised and had a bump. Officer also then observed her arms to have severe bruises near her shoulders and wrists. She stated during the violent assault Marlon was calling her “h**” and “w***e”. She detailed to officers the violent assault that occurred once they arrived at the apartment. She stated she was apologizing to him to in an attempt to get him to calm down. That’s when they left in the vehicle again, and she called 911. She stated Marlon had originally snatched her phone from her when she attempted to call 911 for help at the apartment. Marlon was booked into the Whitfield County Jail, charged with aggravated assault (FV) (weapon), battery (FV), aggravated stalking (due to him making contact with the victim while violating his bond conditions to stay away from her), DUI, obstructing an emergency call (FV), false imprisonment (FV) burglary in the 1st degree (FV), and driving while license is suspended or revoked.