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Virginia fugitive wanted in Florida arrested after shoplifting from Dalton Walmart

Posted on January 18th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on Sunday, January 10th, 2021, Officer Jenkins responded to the Walmart located at 815 Shugart Road in reference to a shoplifting. The officer arrived on the scene and spoke with the loss prevention associate. He stated that he saw a female take items she did not pay […]

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Fort Oglethorpe woman crashes into tree in Chattooga County while attempting to flee from police

Posted on January 18th, 2021

According to the Georgia State Patrol: “On Jan. 3, at approximately 5:50 p.m., Vehicle 1 (2015 Chrysler 200 Limited) was traveling east on Sardis Church Road. while traveling at a high rate of speed and evading law enforcement (Alabama Highway Patrol). Vehicle 1 failed to maintain its lane and entered into the westbound lane of […]

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Rome man arrested after crashing into a house while DUI on Christmas Eve

Posted on January 18th, 2021

According to a Rome Police Department incident report, On Thursday, December 24th, 2020, at approximately 4:57 PM, Officer Bridges responded to a vehicle crash at the intersection of Old Airport Road and West Butler Street. The initial officer advised that the driver of the vehicle that crashed was possibly intoxicated. Officer Bridges arrived and observed […]

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Rome man found DUI again after being stopped for driving all over the roadway

Posted on January 18th, 2021

According to a Rome Police Department incident report, on Saturday, December 26th, 2020, at approximately 3:46 AM, Officer Kent observed a blue in color GMC Yukon weaving inside of its lane of travel and failing to maintain its lane. While on Turner Mccall Blvd, the vehicle accelerated excessively from red lights and failed to maintain […]

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Dalton man crashes vehicle and leaves scene after night out drinking at bar on New Year’s Eve

Posted on January 18th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on New Year’s Eve, December 31st, 2020, at approximately 10:42 PM, deputies responded to a vehicle crash on Waring Road at Freeport Road. Deputies located the vehicle, a red Mazda B2300 truck, in the ditch at the intersection. There were no occupants inside of the vehicle, […]

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Chatsworth woman arrested again for DUI after causing crash in Dalton

Posted on January 18th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on January 9th, 2021, at approximately 11:13 PM Officer Womack, responded to a traffic crash at the intersection of East Walnut Avenue and Airport Road. Officer Castillo advised the officer that the at-fault driver may be under the influence. Officer O’Neal arrived on the scene and went […]

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Woman killed in two-vehicle crash Saturday night in Walker County

Posted on January 17th, 2021

According to the Georgia State Patrol, on Saturday, January 16, 2021, at around 8:20 PM, the Georgia State Patrol Post 41 LaFayette was requested to investigate a two-vehicle crash on Mission Ridge Road at North Long Hollow Road in Walker County. Upon arrival, the preliminary investigation determined that a Chrysler Town and Country Van was […]

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Dalton man arrested on meth charges after pursuit in Whitfield County

Posted on January 17th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County sheriff’s office incident report, on January 5th, 2021, at around 10:12 PM, A deputy advise over the radio he was behind a black Ford Mustang weaving over the roadway on Renfroe Road. Deputy Figg, along with Sgt. Callahan responded to the area of Dawnville Beaverdale Road and Renfroe to assist […]

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Blue Ridge man arrested on assault and kidnapping charges after violent domestic while drunk

Posted on January 16th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report on Friday, January 1st, 2021, at approximately 2:20 AM, Deputy Robledo and Deputy Pritchard were dispatched to an address on South Dixie Highway in reference to a domestic dispute in progress. Whitfield County dispatch advised the offender left southbound on South Dixie Highway toward Gordon County […]

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K-9 helps apprehend Alabama man resisting arrest during traffic stop in Rome, meth found in vehicle

Posted on January 16th, 2021

According to Floyd County Police Department incident report, on Wednesday, December 24th, 2020, at around 7:00 PM, Floyd County K-9 Lt. Hovers was dispatched to the area of Payne Avenue in reference to suspicious vehicles riding up and down the dead-end road. Officer Hovers arrived and observed a white Ford pick up truck turn onto […]

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