NWGA Scanner | November 13th, 2022

Whitfield County search warrant leads to meth trafficking and distribution charges for Dalton pair

According to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office incident report, On October 19th, 2022, as the result of a search warrant at 1645 Puryear Drive NW Dalton, GA, Sgt. Spurlock charged Roberto Augustine Pina, 36, of Dalton, with possession of methamphetamine, trafficking in methamphetamine, possession to distribute methamphetamine, possession of drug-related objects, possession of tools for the commission of a crime, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Sgt. Spurlock also charged Brooke Logan Paniagua, 25, of Dalton, with possession of methamphetamine, trafficking in methamphetamine, possession to distribute methamphetamine, possession of drug-related objects, and possession of tools for the commission of a crime. According to the report, a large amount meth packaged for resale was located. According to arrest Whitfield County arrest records, in 2014, Pina was charged with trafficking in cocaine, possession of meth to distribute, possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, possession of meth, and possession of tools for the commission of a crime.