DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE CLOSED FEBRUARY 11 & 12, 2014 DUE TO WEATHER
February 11, 2014 (Dalton/Chatsworth) - Courthouses in Murray and Whitfield Counties are closed for today so the District Attorney's Office will be closed in both counties as well. UPDATE: Murray and Whitfield County courthouses will be closed Wednesday, February 12, 2014. District Attorney's Office will be closed likewise(MORE...).
DELAYED OPENING DUE TO WEATHER
January 29, 2014 (Dalton) - The District Attorney's Office closed early on Tuesday, January 28th and remained closed today due to inclement weather and icy road conditions. The District Attorney's Office in Whitfield County will open at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, January 30, 2014 (MORE...).
KILGORE SENTENCED TO LIFE IN PRISON
November 21, 2013 (Chatsworth) - Joey Lebron Kilgore (35) of 514 Cherokee Drive, Chatsworth, was sentenced yesterday to serve life in prison for the offense of armed robbery by Superior Court Judge David Blevins (MORE...).
KILGORE CONVICTED OF ARMED ROBBERY
October 10, 2013 (Chatsworth) - Joey Lebron Kilgore (35) of 514 Cherokee Drive, Chatsworth, was convicted yesterday by a Murray County jury for the offenses of armed robbery and aggravated assault (MORE...).
CANALES PLEADS GUILTY TO MURDER
July 5, 2013 (Dalton) - Emilio Christopher Canales (28) of 1011 Dude Street, Dalton, changes his plea today and entered a guilty plea to two counts of murder, three counts of aggravated assault, three counts of possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and three counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon (MORE...).
As District Attorney, I represent the State of Georgia and the people of Murray and Whitfield Counties in all criminal cases in Superior Court as well as in delinquency actions in the Juvenile Courts of both counties. Through the efforts of my dedicated staff, the District Attorney’s Office prosecutes criminal conduct and defends the rights of victims while ensuring that everyone is treated fairly by the criminal justice process and while maintaining the highest standards of professionalism.
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