Suspect hits man with machete in Waffle House subway and steals motorbike, deputies say – WSB-TV Channel 2

DAWSON COUNTY, Georgia – A police chase in Dawson and Hall counties earlier this week began with an assault at a waffle house and ended with an accident at a church.

Dawson County Sheriff Jeff Johnson said Zackery Miller, 22, struck a man in the head with a machete in the parking lot of a Waffle House on Center Lane in Dawsonville at 10 p.m. Monday night. The man attacked was not injured.

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Johnson says that after assaulting the man, Miller stole a motorcycle and drove deputies who spotted him in a high-speed chase.

The chase ended on Price Road in Hall County when Miller crashed the motorcycle near a church.

When deputies searched Miller after the crash, they found crushed pills they believed to be alprazolam and three packets of methamphetamine which also contained what they suspected to be fentanyl.

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Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash.

Miller was taken to Dawson County Jail and charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault, possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of tools for the commission of a felony, flight and escaping a police officer and drug DUI.

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