NWGA Scanner | December 3rd, 2021
cording to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on November 18th, 2021, 1:20 PM, Deputy McClure was dispatched to Walmart located at 2545 East Walnut Avenue in reference to a shoplifter. According to the report, “When Deputy McClure arrived at the Walmart, he was met by asset protection associate and Mildred Michelle Trotter, 49, of Dalton. The associate showed Deputy McClure security camera footage of Trotter shoplifting $20.36 dollars in merchandise. She stated that she approached Trotter and asked her to come with her to her office so she could give her paperwork and trespass Trotter from all Walmart properties.” The associate provided the deputy with a full list of the stolen merchandise. The stolen items included toilet paper, beef patties and ground beef. Trotter was taken into custody and transported to the Whitfield County Jail, where she was charged with theft by shoplifting.