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Tennessee homicide suspect caught in Catoosa County

Posted on June 19th, 2021

On May 20th, 2021, Lebanon Police officers responded to the entrance of Rollingwood Apartments in reference to a shooting call. Upon arrival, officers discovered a victim, identified as Ellis Sanders (27, Mt Juliet), lying in a vehicle at the entrance to the complex with a fatal gunshot wound. Through diligent efforts by the responding officers […]

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Driver killed in fiery crash on I-75 in Catoosa County Monday afternoon

Posted on June 8th, 2021

According to the Georgia State Patrol: “On June 7, 2021, at 3:15 p.m., troopers from the Georgia State Patrol Post 5 Dalton responded to a vehicle crash on Interstate 75 South at mile marker 345 under the overpass. A Dodge Ram 1500 had struck the bridge pillars and was quickly engulfed in flames. Once troopers […]

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Summerville woman arrested again for DUI child endangerment after leaving the scene of two crashes in Catoosa County

Posted on May 28th, 2021

According to Catoosa County Jail records, a Summerville woman was booked into the jail for DUI and DUI child endangerment charges after leaving the scene of multiple crashes Thursday. According to a Fort Oglethorpe Police Department incident report, on Thursday, May 27th, 2021, at 3:28 PM, Officer Gebelein was dispatched to a hit and run […]

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GOHS awards Ringgold Police Department $20,000 Technology Grant

Posted on May 26th, 2021

The Ringgold Police Department announced it has received a $20,000 grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS). According to the press release: “The grant, which will continue through September of 2021, will help finance the cost of eight new laptop computers for the Department’s patrol cars. Jennifer Jones, Chief of Police of the […]

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Law enforcement conducts annual “Hands Across The Border” DUI checkpoint

Posted on May 22nd, 2021

With states seeing an increase in alcohol-related crashes and deaths, law enforcement looked to get more drunk and drugged drivers off the road during the 30th annual “Hands Across the Border” DUI enforcement and awareness campaign on May 21st, 2021. The Hands Across the Border traffic enforcement campaign kicks off every year leading up to […]

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