LOCKLEAR CONVICTED OF RAPE, OTHER CHARGES
February 3, 2016 (Dalton) - Jeffery Daniel Locklear (37), formerly of 623 McCharles Street, Dalton, was convicted today by a Whitfield County Jury for the offenses of Rape, Aggravated Child Molestation, Child Molestation, Aggravated Sexual Battery, Sexual Battery and Incest (MORE...).
WATKINS SENTENCED FOR AGGRAVATED SODOMY, OTHER CHARGES
February 3, 2016 (Dalton) - Charles Dennis Watkins (47), formerly of 303 Ricky Drive, entered a guilty plea yesterday and was sentenced on charges of Aggravated Sodomy, Family Violence Aggravated Assault, Attempted Rape, False Imprisonment and Possession of a Weapon During the Commission of a Crime (MORE...).
DAVID DYER PLEADS GUILTY TO MURDER
January 13, 2016 (Dalton) - David Lowell Dyer (49) formerly of 1603 Elaine Way in Dalton entered a guilty plea today to murder, aggravated assault and obstruction of an emergency medical professional (MORE...).
THURMAN PLEADS GUILTY TO MULTIPLE CHARGES
December 30, 2015 (Chatsworth) - Johnny Edward Thurman (38) of 3168 Covington Bridge Road, Calhoun, pled guilty in Murray County Superior Court on Wednesday to multiple charges involving a violent incident at the Murray County jail (MORE...).
CRUZ CONVICTED OF RAPE
November 23, 2015 (Dalton) - Antonio Cruz (43) of 500 Barbara Avenue, Dalton, was convicted last Friday by a Whitfield County jury for the offenses of Rape, Aggravated Sodomy, Burglary in the First Degree, Family Violence Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats, and False Imprisonment (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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