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Dalton man charged with DUI after passing out drunk and falling out of vehicle

Posted on September 14th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on September 6th, 2021, at around 12:15 AM, Officer Selby was dispatched to 702 Hampton Ct in reference to a male who lost consciousness and fell in the parking lot. According to the report, While en route they advised the officer they were unsure if the male […]

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Felon found trafficking drugs again after driving reckless in Dalton while DUI with small child

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on the 2nd, 2021, at approximately 8:55 PM, Officer Hammontree was stationary at King Door located at 1802 Abutment Road, observing traffic and operating a stalker lidar hand-held speed detection device. Officer Hammontree reported, “During this time, [I] observed a white GMC Yukon traveling north on Abutment […]

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Unlicensed teen charged with DUI after 911 call about vehicle driving all over the interstate in Whitfield County

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on September 8th, 2021, at approximately 3:15 PM, BOLO was called in on a silver Honda Civic traveling south on I-75 near the 342-mile marker. According to the report, “The caller was another driver and advised dispatch that the Honda was driving all over the roadway. […]

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Cedartown couple arrested after DUI crash on Chubb Road in Floyd County

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on September 4th, 2021, at 10:30 PM, Officer Overstreet was dispatched to 1421 Chubb Road in reference to a heated domestic call. While en route to the call, dispatch advised that a vehicle was crash in the yard of the caller and that they didn’t know […]

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Dalton man charged with DUI, possession of cocaine after leaving bar and failing to maintain lane

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on August 5th, 2021, at around 2:14 AM, Officer Kapur was traveling eastbound on West Walnut Avenue when he observed a black Dodge Ram make a right-hand turn from Market Street and travel eastbound. The vehicle accelerated rapidly as it traveled eastbound. The officer maintained a distance […]

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Wanted felons found trafficking meth at Silver Creek gas station in Floyd County

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on September 3rd, 2021, at 1:40 AM, Officer Ribot-Aviles was proactively for a stolen motorcycle around the area of Silver Creek and Lindale. The officer was checking on a motorcycle at the Marathon Gas Station located at 4970 Rockmart Highway. Officer Ribot-Aviles reported, “As [I] am […]

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Trion man found in possession of meth during checkpoint in Chattooga County

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to Chattooga County Sheriff’s incident report, on September 5th, 2021, at around 12:37 AM, Corporal Corey Fielding, Deputy Alan Garmany and Deputy Chris Clark were conducting a license and safety checkpoint when a Nissan Altima driven by Richard Dwight Bass, 41, of Trion pulled up. While speaking with Bass, “Deputy Clark advised the driver […]

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Narcotics search warrant in Catoosa County leads to gun and drug distribution charges for convicted felon

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on August 26th, 2021, at approximately 12:00 PM, several detectives responded to 117 Colony Circle in Fort Oglethorpe in reference to a narcotics complaint. According to the report, a detective knocked on the front door of the residence, and the door was answered by a black […]

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Atlanta woman and Calhoun man found trafficking meth, marijuana, ecstasy after traffic stop in Floyd County

Posted on September 13th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on September 5th, 2021, at around 6:17 PM, while conducting patrol operations on GA – 140 near Floyd Springs Road, Officer Sangphim observed a gray Dodge Challenger traveling westbound speeding. Officer Sangphim reported,”[I] also observed that the vehicle’s license plate was covered by a tinted license […]

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Dalton man pleads guilty to murdering uncle, gets life in prison

Posted on September 11th, 2021

Sean Eugene Goode, 32, formerly of 2783 Deep Springs Road, on Friday entered a guilty plea to murder before Superior Court Judge Jim Wilbanks and per a negotiated plea agreement received a sentence of life in prison.  Goode was represented by Amanda McCoy of the Public Defender’s Office.  District Attorney Bert Poston handled the plea […]

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