Georgia State Patrol Post 41 in LaFayette reports that a man was transported to Erlanger Hospital following a three-vehicle collision at the Catoosa-Walker County line on Ga. Highway 151 around 11:15 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 2.
Clara Renea Sharp, 38, of 4 Clara Lane, Rossville arrested on charges of affixing material to license plate to misrepresent, driving while license suspended/revoked, no insurance, operation of vehicle without current plate, seatbelt violation and windshield violation.
The Walker County Sheriff's Department, in a press release sent out Monday, Jan. 23, confirmed that the 29-year-old LaFayette woman murdered by her live-in boyfriend last week was pregnant. The press release also said the woman was strangled to death.
A Chickamauga man was arrested after he allegedly tried to run over a police officer, and then crashed his car following a high-speed chase, all while his young daughter was unrestrained in the front seat, police say.
Artem Leonidovich Patouga, 30, of 710 Park Lake Road, Fort Oglethorpe arrested on charges of affixing tag with intent to misrepresent, driving under the influence of alcohol, failure to maintain lane and open container.