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Couple killed in house fire Monday morning in Rock Spring

Posted on March 8th, 2021

Rock Spring, GA – A house fire at 491 Bicentennial Trail in Rock Spring this morning claimed the lives of two people. Walker Fire Rescue responded to the structure fire at 9:44 a.m. The first unit to arrive reported heavy smoke and fire coming from the home. When they made entry, firefighters found the bodies […]

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A safe and eight vehicles stolen from Jenkins Dodge in LaFayette

Posted on March 8th, 2021

According to Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson, on Monday evening, authorities have recovered some of the stolen vehicles. Two were located in the area of the 600 block of Bella Vista Drive in Chattanooga. Chattanooga Police and Walker County detectives have been working through the evening following leads. Corey M. Fletcher, Jr., 22, of a […]

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Dalton man found trafficking meth after shoplifting flashlights from Walmart and running from police on foot

Posted on March 8th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police department incident report, on February 23rd, 2021, at around 12:30 PM, Officer Johnson was dispatched to the Walmart located at 815 Shugart Road for a shoplifting in progress. On my way to the scene, dispatched advise that the suspect was sitting in a black Ram truck. When the officer arrived […]

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Alcohol a factor in fiery head-on crash that injured five Saturday night on Highway 53 in Floyd County

Posted on March 8th, 2021

A third shift patrol officer has received a commendation for his work in rescuing an unconscious teen from the burning wreckage of a truck after it crashed head-on with a wrong way vehicle Saturday. Thanks to the work of that officer the teen was pulled from her seat before the truck was completely engulfed with […]

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Cleveland man crashes vehicle on Walnut Avenue in Dalton while DUI and leaves scene

Posted on March 7th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on February 23rd, 2021, at around 11:00 AM, Officer Bell responded to West Walnut Avenue and Dug Gap Road in reference to a single-vehicle crash that the WCSO deputy was out with. When the officer arrived, he noticed a 1996 Chevy Chevrolet had run off of the […]

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Chatsworth man found DUI after failing to maintain lane on Glenwood Avenue in Dalton

Posted on March 7th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on February 27th, 2021, at around 3:00 AM, Officer Bell was patrolling Glenwood Avenue when he observed a white Ford F-250 traveling north on Glenwood towards the North Bypass. The vehicle was observed weaving and crossing the double yellow line. Officer Bell reported, “[I] then followed the […]

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Ringgold man found DUI after speeding and weaving over the roadway after leaving Dalton bar

Posted on March 7th, 2021

According to a Dalton Police Department incident report, on February 27th, 2021, at around 1:38 AM, Officer Black, who is in-field training, was on patrol in the area of Market Street. The officer observed a black in color Honda Civic pull out of a parking lot and turn right on market street. The officer reported […]

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Catalytic converter theft suspect from Alabama found trafficking meth and heroin after being caught in Dade County

Posted on March 7th, 2021

From the Dade County Sheriff’s Office, on March 5, 2021 at approximately 11:30 p.m. Dade County patrol deputies observed a Maroon Ford pickup truck exiting Interstate 24 which matched the description of a suspect vehicle shared out of Dekalb County, Alabama. The vehicle was suspected in thefts of catalytic converters. A traffic stop was conducted […]

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Rome man found DUI after nearly hitting firefighters directing traffic at crash scene in Chattooga County

Posted on March 6th, 2021

According to a Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office incident report, on Monday, March 1st, 2021, at around 12:44 AM, Deputy Garmany was assisting with directing traffic on Highway 27 at Walmart with Summerville Fire Department and Trion Fire Department. All southbound lanes were shut down due to a vehicle crash involving a power pole and down […]

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Gadsden woman becomes irate while being arrested for DUI after speeding and failing to maintain lane in Rome

Posted on March 6th, 2021

According to a Floyd County Police Department incident report, on February 27th, 2021, at around 10:41, FCPD Officer Sangphim was patrolling in the area of Chateau Drive. The officer was traveling north on Chateau Dr when he observed the vehicle in front of him speeding. The officer visually estimated the vehicle’s speed at approximately 55 […]

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