Columbus Police Apprehend Talbot County Fugitive Wanted for Serious Charges

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Dakota Hattaway

On April 4, 2024, at 6:00 a.m., the Columbus Police Department’s fugitive unit received a call from the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office concerning Dakota Hattaway, who was wanted on several warrants in Talbot County.

The warrants against Hattaway included charges of rape, aggravated child molestation, and cruelty to children 1st degree.

In response, the Talbot County Sheriff’s Office, CPD Fugitive Unit, and Sergeant Ada Johnson’s patrol squad mobilized to the location where Hattaway was believed to be hiding. Without any resistance, Hattaway was apprehended and taken into custody.

Authorities expressed gratitude for the cooperation and assistance of the patrol unit in successfully apprehending Hattaway.