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Dalton man arrested on meth charges after Whitfield County deputy ends pursuit with PIT maneuver

Posted on April 20th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on April 14th, 2021, around 4:59 PM, Deputy Caraway noticed that a black Honda with Georgia registration had failed to signal its lane change on Highway 52 just east of Highway 286. When the vehicle changed lanes, it crossed the fog line on the left-hand side. […]

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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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