On 09/22/2016, the Person of Interest from the video at We Care suspected of being involved in the Hit and Run Homicide of Walter Hale in Dayton, Tennessee was identified as Douglas Edward Alvey.
After a diligent search of more than two weeks by officers of the Dayton Police Department and Rhea County Sheriff’s Department, Douglas Edward Alvey of Highway 58 in Hamilton County was taken into custody by officers of the Dayton Police Department and the Rhea County Sheriff’s Department also assisted by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department.
Early this morning the truck identified in the video was located in Hamilton County and secured.
Mr. Alvey is now charged with Criminal Homicide.
Bond has not been set at this time and he will be arraigned in the Rhea County General Sessions Court.