A 40 year old LaFayette resident was charged with felony assault involving several victims at a Jenkins Road address near Chickamauga, Sunday night. Dustin Alan White of Fitzpatrick Drive, LaFayette, resisted officers during the arrest. He was charged with aggravated assault, battery and simple battery, intimidation of an elder person, criminal trespass and obstruction.
According to witness accounts, White shoved an elderly female victim. A man who intervened was reportedly stabbed in the leg by White. That victim was transported by family for treatment of injuries.
The Sheriff’s Department report indicates Deputies believed White was under the influence of unknown narcotics. He banged his head inside the Patrol Vehicle and was kicking and spitting when taken into the Jail.