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  • DPD investigates separate shooting incident (Updated 1:40 p.m.)

    Before the shooting that left one man dead and another injured outside the Las Delicias bar on East Morris Street there was a separate shooting incident in Dalton on Saturday night, March 22. Dalton detectives are still investigating this case and are working to determine if the two incidents were related.

    March 25, 2014

  • Area arrests

    Recent arrests in Whitfield and Murray counties.

    March 24, 2014

  • orlando Ramirez.jpg Suspect caught in Sunday shooting, girlfriend arrested (Updated 7:45 p.m.)

    Orlando Ramirez, the suspect in an early Sunday morning shooting at a bar in Dalton that killed one security guard and injured another, was taken into custody today at approximately 4:30 p.m. in Marietta, Dalton police said. He was charged with one count of homicide and two counts of aggravated assault and is being booked now into the Whitfield County jail.

    March 24, 2014 2 Photos 4 Stories

  • Bruno Rodriguez.jpg ‘All I want to do is bring him back, and I can’t’ (Updated: 1:20 p.m.)

    Police say Orlando Ramirez calls himself “Smiley.”

    March 24, 2014 1 Photo 3 Stories

  • 911 call describes post-shooting scene (Updated 12:03 p.m.)

    This is a call placed to Whitfield County 911 shortly after the Sunday morning murder of an employee at Las Delicias Bar at 511 E. Morris St.

    March 24, 2014

  • Area arrests

    Recent arrests from the Whitfield and Murray County jail reports.
     

    March 23, 2014

  • Area arrests

    Recent arrests from the Whitfield and Murray County jail reports.
     

    March 21, 2014

  • Man charged with armed robbery

    A Rockmart man was in the Whitfield County jail Friday evening facing charges of armed robbery of a residence, aggravated assault with a gun, first degree burglary and possession of a firearm or knife during the commission of a felony.

    March 21, 2014

  • Area arrests

    Recent arrests from the Whitfield and Murray County jail reports.
     

    March 20, 2014

  • Area arrests

    Recent arrests in Whitfield and Murray counties.

    March 19, 2014