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Dalton man charged in connection with 2019 crash that killed motorcyclist in Whitfield County

Posted on April 19th, 2021

A Dalton man has been sentenced to 12 months probation after pleading guilty to second-degree vehicular homicide and failure to stop at a stop sign, both misdemeanors, for a 2019 wreck that claimed the life of another Dalton man, according to District Attorney Bert Poston. Jeffrey Michael Streiff, 68, will also have to pay a […]

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Atlanta man runs from Dalton police officers after shoplifting $1,000 in hoverboards from Walmart

Posted on April 19th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on April 13th, 2021, at approximately 9:36 PM, DPD officers responded to the Walmart located at 815 Shugart Road in reference to a shoplifting in progress. Officers arrived and met with the Walmart loss prevention associate in the loss prevention office. The associate showed officers a live […]

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Tennessee man sentenced to probation for September crash that killed Dalton motorcyclist

Posted on April 19th, 2021

According to Whitfield County District Attorney Bert Poston, a Tennessee man was sentenced by Whitfield County Superior Court Judge Scott Minter to 12 months probation after pleading guilty Wednesday to failure to obey a traffic control device and second-degree vehicular homicide in connection with a three-vehicle crash in Dalton that killed a motorcyclist back in […]

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Dalton woman sentenced to probation in 2019 crash that killed Rocky Face motorcyclist

Posted on April 19th, 2021

A Dalton woman pleaded guilty to charges of second-degree vehicular homicide and failure to yield in connection with a crash that killed a Rocky Face motorcyclist in December 2019. According to District Attorney Bert Poston, Emma Hayde Medina-Gonzalez was sentenced by Superior Court Judge Scott Minter to 12 months probation, a $1,000 fine plus court […]

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Dalton man found DUI after beating wife during domestic assault

Posted on April 18th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on April 12th, 2021, at around 5:19 PM, the Whitfield County 911 center received a call from a woman at Brady Drive stating her husband Jeffery Keith Dunn, 36, of Dalton, had been hitting and beating her in a white four-door Honda Accord. She stated Dunn […]

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