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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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Resaca man arrested after stealing Dollar General employee’s wallet from behind counter

Posted on January 21st, 2021

According to a Whitfield County sheriff’s Office incident report, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at around 11:52 AM, a deputy responded to 3441 Corporate Drive in reference to a theft report. The woman stated she was working the register at Dollar General when she placed her wallet on the counter on the cashier’s side. She […]

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Dalton woman charged with DUI after 911 call from concerned citizen in Whitfield County

Posted on January 20th, 2021

According to e Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on January 15th, 2020, at approximately 10:40 PM, Whitfield County Dispatch issued a BOLO for a white passenger car all over the roadway. Whitfield County Dispatch updated, saying the vehicle was on Cleveland Highway, turning onto Waring Road. Deputy Robledo was on Waring Road at the […]

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Dalton woman arrested on several charges after 911 call reporting suspicious behavior at Kroger

Posted on January 20th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on New Year’s Eve, December 31st, 2020, at around 10:26 AM, Officer Hughes responded to Kroger on Walnut Avenue in reference to a suspicious female that was in the store. Once on scene, the officer was flagged down by the complainant and advised to go stop the […]

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Ohio man seriously injured in crash on I-75 early Thursday morning in Whitfield County

Posted on January 19th, 2021

According to a Georgia State Patrol crash report, on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, at around 1:22 AM, A 2005 Ford F-350, being driven by Joe Matthews, 74, of Richmond, Ohio, was traveling north in the right lane on I-75 northbound near 325. Matthews failed to maintain his lane, and he traveled off the roadway onto […]

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