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Dalton teens arrested after beating and stealing mans truck at gunpoint from skate park

Posted on February 18th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on February 1st, 2021, at around 4:53 PM, officers responded to a man that said he was “jumped” at the skate park located off of Avenue C, and his vehicle, a black Chrysler Pacifica, was taken at gunpoint. The victim said after one man “called him over,” […]

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Ringgold teen found DUI with fake IDs after leaving private club in Dalton

Posted on February 18th, 2021

Acordiing to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 31st, 2021, at around 12:51 AM Officer Bethune was dispatched to the area of Riverbend Drive and Kate Street in reference to a disturbance at a private club. While investigating the incident Officer Bethune and sergeant Zimmerman observed a vehicle, later identified as a black […]

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Dalton man found driving high on marijuana after speeding and weaving all over the roadway

Posted on February 17th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on February 2nd, 2021, Officer Mefford was sitting on East Walnut Avenue running radar. Officer Mefford stopped a vehicle traveling 64 mph in a 45 mph zone. The officer observed the vehicle swerve several times from the left lane of travel into the center lane. The officer […]

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GSP investigating serious crash that occurred on the Bypass in Dalton Thursday afternoon

Posted on February 17th, 2021

According to the Georgia State Patrol: “Today at approximately 1:46p.m., Corporal Curtis (Post 5, Dalton) was dispatched to a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of GA3 Bypass and North Thornton Ave. As a result of the crash, two lanes northbound and two southbound remained closed for an extended period. Vehicle #1, a commercial motor vehicle (CMV), […]

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Dalton man charged with DUI after crashing Lexus down steep embankment

Posted on February 17th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on August 28th, 2020, at around 11:12 PM, Officer Castillo responded to a crash with injuries at 101 North Thornton Avenue; dispatch had received a call from Sirius XM saying they had detected an airbag deployment at that location on a 2016 Lexus ES 350. Dispatch also […]

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