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No injuries reported after Monday evening structure fire on York Road in Walker County

Posted on March 16th, 2021

At around 6:25 PM, Walker County Fire Rescue, CHI Memorial EMS, and Walker County Sheriff’s Office responded to York Road in reference to a trailer on fire Monday evening. Firefighters arrived on the scene and found the structure heavily involved in fire. Firefighters went interior and were able to get a quick knockdown on the […]

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Woman seriously injured in single-vehicle crash on West Armuchee Road in Walker County

Posted on March 15th, 2021

According to the Georgia State Patrol: “On March 11, 20201, at 6:24 PM, a Georgia State Patrol trooper was dispatched to a one-vehicle crash on West Armuchee Road in Walker County. The preliminary investigation shows that a 2013 Nissan Sentra, driven by Margaret Brumfield (22 years old), was negotiating a curve on West Armuchee Road. […]

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Man charged with DUI after showing up to work extremely intoxicated in Whitfield County

Posted on March 15th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on March 4th, 2021, Deputy Figg was dispatched to 300 Nexus Drive in reference to a Hispanic male attempting to show up to work intoxicated. While en route, dispatch advised that the Hispanic male was attempting to leave in a Toyota Camry. The deputy arrived and […]

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Dalton man tased after refusing to get out of vehicle during traffic stop, charged with DUI

Posted on March 14th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on March 3rd, 2021, Sgt. Dalton was observing traffic in the area of Beaverdale Road and Richmond Drive. The deputy observed a white 2013 Ford Taurus Georgia being driven by William Jason Crawford, 38 of Dalton, traveling south on Beaverdale Road. The deputy was familiar with […]

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Armuchee teen killed in multi-vehicle crash Friday morning in Floyd County

Posted on March 13th, 2021

According to Floyd County Police Sergeant Chris Fincher At 7:30 AM, Two vehicles, A Honda Civic and a Jeep Wrangler, were traveling southward (inbound to Rome) on Highway 27. The Jeep Wrangler, was being driven by Ainsley Sutton, 18, of Armuchee, was in the right lane when the driver over-reacted to a car that had […]

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Fannin County man arrested for child sexual exploitation

Posted on March 13th, 2021

Blue Ridge, GA (March 12, 2021) – On Wednesday, March 3, 2021, Nathaniel Frank Hodgdon, 27, of Blue Ridge, was arrested and charged with two counts of Distribution of Child Pornography. On Tuesday, February 23, 2021, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Child Exploitation and Computer Crimes Unit (CEACC) and the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office executed […]

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Adairsville man ejected and killed in single-vehicle crash Friday in Bartow County

Posted on March 13th, 2021

A blue Ford Expedition traveling east tried to negotiate a curve towards the right near the 600 block of Pleasant Valley Road in Bartow County. The driver failed to maintain their lane and traveled onto the right shoulder, striking a fire hydrant and a tree before overturning down an embankment. The accident entrapped three people. […]

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Rossville man arrested after crashing four-wheeler while DUI on McFarland Avenue

Posted on March 12th, 2021

According to a Walker County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on March 3rd, 2021, at 4:29 AM, Deputy Burgess responded to the area of McFarland Ave at Talley Construction in reference to a suspicious vehicle. When the deputy arrived, he observed a 1988 Polaris four-wheeler stuck in the ditch. While observing the vehicle, the William Deweese, […]

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Dalton man sentenced to life for Murray County murder of Chatsworth man

Posted on March 12th, 2021

A Dalton man who killed a Chatsworth resident will serve a minimum of 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to malice murder on Wednesday, according to District Attorney Bert Poston. Justin Payton Hooker, 21, of Dalton, admitted murdering Kenneth Bunn, 27, of Chatsworth, in March of 2020. He was sentenced to life in prison […]

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Chatsworth man charged with trafficking meth after high-speed pursuit in Whitfield County

Posted on March 11th, 2021

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on March 2nd, 2021, at approximately 10:33 AM, Deputy Henderson and Lieutenant O’Mahony attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a Maroon Nissan Altima later identified as being driven by Christopher Dwayne Preavtte, 35, of Chatsworth southbound on GA 3 at Wagner Drive. Preavtte field to […]

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