By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support local journalism.
Arrest Reports: Nov. 30
arrests graphic distressed.jpg

The following individuals were arrested in Dawson County between Nov. 23 and Nov. 29, 2020. 


Nov. 23

Amadou T Ba, 24, Atlanta: Theft by shoplifting. 

Rubi Checo Fernandez, 28, Gainesville: Driving while license suspended or revoked, following too closely. 

Charles David Cheek, 37, Gillsville, Ga.: Possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, drug-related objects, criminal attempt. 

David Patrick Lomax, 23, Dahlonega: Hold for other agency. 

Scott Hunter Wolcott, 46, Dawsonville: Hold for other agency. 

Nov. 24

Jason Allyn Axtell, 47, Holly Springs, Ga.: Bench warrant, failure to appear in court. 

Janice Sue Teague, 64, Dawsonville: Disorderly conduct. 

Mark James Watson, 19, Lawrenceville: Possession of a controlled substance, driving on the wrong side of the road. 


Nov. 25

Brett Michael Cortiss, 35, Dawsonville: Criminal trespass, theft by taking. 

Lance Leon Ellis, 44, Dawsonville: Probation violation felony. 

Morgan Janel Hawthorne, 33, Dawsonville: Theft by shoplifting. 

Michael Brandon Mcelroy, 42, Dawsonville: Simple assault family violence. 

Elijah Phillip Snyder, 24, Gainesville: Driving while license suspended or revoked, no drivers license on person, headlight requirement. 


Nov. 26

Efren Leal-Hernandez, 42, Cumming: Driving without license, speeding, open container violation, DUI alcohol. 

Branden Lee Mckenzie, 31, Cumming: Loitering or prowling, entering automobile, theft by taking. 

Cristian Margarito Roosales-Chavac, 29, Dawsonville: No registration, driving while license expired, no proof of insurance, open container violation, DUI drugs less safe, failure to maintain lane. 

Christopher Scott Sheets Jr., 18, Dawsonville: Criminal damage to property second degree. 


Nov. 27

Irvin Gabriel Campos, 20, Calhoun, Ga.: Expired tag, driving while license suspended or revoked. 

William Ralph Dudley Jr., 40, Debary, Fla.: Improper tag display, DUI alcohol. 

Layth Atman Kiwan, 26, Cumming: Probation violation. 


Nov. 28

Matthew Steven Brown, 37, Canton, Ga.: Charges pending, speeding, reckless driving, failure to maintain lane, following too closely. 

Daryl Duane Manders, 53, Cumming: Failure to comply. 

Samuel Pelletier, 22, Canton, Ga.: DUI alcohol. 


Nov. 29

Jorge Tambriz Arauz, 45, Dawsonville: Driving without license, driving on wrong side of road. 

Charles Ashley Arnold, 50, Dawsonville: Simple battery family violence.