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Chatsworth man found DUI after crashing into vehicle on Dug Gap Battle Road

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on Saturday, January 30th, at approximately 3:15 PM, a deputy responded to Dug Gap Battle Road at Hurricane Road in reference to a vehicle crash. The deputy made contact with the driver of a 2003 Red Dodge Ram, Jason Otting, 42, of Chatsworth, and the driver […]

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Dalton man attempts to avoid DUI by running inside house after being stopped in Whitfield County

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on Saturday, January 30th, 2021, at approximately 2:42 AM, Deputy Robledo initiated a traffic stop at Dug gap Road and Seminole Drive on a black Nissan due to not having tail lights on. The vehicle turned on to Seminole drive and pulled into a driveway at […]

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Dalton man attempts to avoid DUI arrest by going inside house during traffic stop in Whitfield County

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on Saturday, January 30th, 2021, at approximately 2:42 AM, Deputy Robledo initiated a traffic stop at Dug gap Road and Seminole Drive on a black Nissan due to not having tail lights on. The vehicle turned on to Seminole drive and pulled into a driveway at […]

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Teen found DUI with small child in vehicle after driving all over roadway, striking guardrail in Whitfield County

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on January 29th, 2021, at approximately 11:57 PM, Whitfield County dispatch gave a BOLO in regards to a possible drunk driver all over the roadway. Dispatch informed Deputy Patrick that the offender’s vehicle was being followed by a concerned 911 caller who was on a motorcycle.. […]

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Rome man found DUI after nearly hitting Rome officer directing traffic at crash

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on Sunday, January 24th, 2021, at around 3:10 AM, Floyd County Police Officer Boatfield and Rome Police Officer Stallings was directing traffic at a serious DUI crash on Ga 101 at Shiflett Road. Officer Boatfield reported, “[I] observed PFC Stallings attempting to stop a vehicle, but the […]

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Several teenagers seriously injured and ejected in DUI crash early Sunday morning in Floyd County

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

According to the Floyd County Police on Sunday, January 24th, at around 2:16 a.m. Nissan Sentra being driven by Alyssa Jackson, 19, was southbound on Ga. 101. The Nissan went off the road, down an embankment and then rolled several times, wiping out a fence. Two backseat passengers, ages 16 and 17, were ejected. One […]

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Northwest Georgia men murdered by teens burglarizing Panama City beach house

Posted on February 3rd, 2021

At a press conference, Bay County Sheriff Tommy Ford outlined the details of an investigation by the Bay County Sheriff’s Office which resulted in the arrest of Ruez Hicks, age 19, a transient, on Friday, January 29, 2021 for the homicides of two men visiting Panama City Beach from Georgia. Quantavious Dion Burns, age 18, […]

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Chatsworth woman found DUI after causing afternoon crash in Dalton

Posted on February 2nd, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 19th, 2021, at around 4:51 PM, Officer McBrayer was investigating a crash at the intersection of Waugh Street and Broadrick Drive. Officer Castillo was assisting with the investigation as well. When officers arrived, one vehicle was in the middle turning lane, and another vehicle was […]

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Dalton man arrested after showing up to tattoo parlor drunk and then leaving scene of crash while DUI

Posted on February 2nd, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 20th, 2021, at around 4:22 PM, Officer Avila was given a BOLO on an impaired driver coming from a concerned 911 caller. The caller stated that a man, later identified as Anthony Blake Tallent, 32, of Dalton, had an appointment with them to get a […]

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Calhoun man found DUI after driving recklessly through Dalton bar parking lot

Posted on February 2nd, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 21st, 2021, at around 2:45 AM, while Officer Mefford was patrolling the area of the Oyster Pub located at 933 Market Street. The officer viewed a vehicle leaving the parking lot at an extremely high rate of speed. Before the officer could catch up to […]

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