Catoosa County Arrest Report April 9-15

Friday, April 16, 2010

Catoosa County Sheriff Phil Summers said during the week of April 9-15 officers and detectives answered 1,367 calls. He said 62 were booked on a total of 113 counts.

The violations included both misdemeanor and felony charges and were as follows:


Traffic Charges


Alteration of License Plate 1

Driving on Revoked/Suspended License 3

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs 11

Driving While Unlicensed 4

Driving without CDL 1

Expired Tag 1

Failure to Signal 4

Fleeing scene of accident 1

Headlight Requirements 1

Improper Lane Change 1

No Insurance 2

Open Container 3

Seatbelt Violation 2

Speeding 4

Suspended Registration 1

Weaving 4


Criminal Charges


Battery FVA 3

Bench Warrant 2

Bond Surrender 8

Criminal Trespass 3

Cruelty to Children 3

Disorderly Conduct 2

Drinking and Disorderly 1

Financial Transaction Card Fraud 1

Forgery 1st degree 3

Fugitive from justice 1

Interference with Custody 4

Hold for another Agency 5

Influencing a Witness 1

Interference with Government Property 1

Parole Violation 2

Possession of Marijuana Less than an Ounce 5

Possession of tools for the commission of a crime 1

Probation Violation 9

Robbery 1

Sentenced 6

Simple Battery FVA 1

Underage Possession of Alcohol 1

Terroristic Threats and Acts 2

Theft by Receiving Stolen Property 1

Theft by Shoplifting 1

Theft by Taking 1


Sheriff Summers reported that in addition to answering 1,367 calls, the following arrests were made.


Renea Eugene Smith, age 33, of 464 Dry Creek Rd, Summerville , Ga. was arrested April 9, 2010 for a Bond surrender on 2 counts of Theft by Taking, Possession of Tools for the Commision of a Crime and Loitering or Prowling . Smith was released on an $11,000 bond.


William Eric Hackney, age 33, of 4123 Hwy 41, Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 9, 2010 for Criminal Trespass, Terroristic Threats and Acts, Interference with Government Property and Disorderly Conduct. Bond has been set at $7,500. Hackney remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Ralph William Sasser, age 34, of 910 Lafayette St, Rossville, Ga. was arrested April 9, 2010 for a Bench warrant for Aggravated Assault and Burglary. No bond has been set. Sasser remains incarcerated at CCDC.


David Evan Cann, age 21 of 135 Lunsford LN, Ringgold, GA. was arrested April 10, 2010 for Robbery. No bond has been set. Cann remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Rodney King Bearden, age 31 of 127 Tipton LN, Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 10, 2010 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Bearden remains incarcerated at CCDC.


James Morgan Jones, age 29 of Shope Ridge Rd, Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 10, 2010 for Terroristic Threats and acts. Jones was released on a $2500 bond.


Jason Alexander Reile, age 29 of 60 Bethune Dr., Rossville, Ga. was arrested April 11, 2010 for 2 counts of 1st Degree Cruelty to Children. Reile was released on $10,000 bond.


Samuel Reid Jones, age 19 of 231 Manor DR, Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 11, 2010 for Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime and Criminal Trespass. Jones was released on a $6000 Bond.


William Lamar Jones, age 19, of 3750 Wilcox Blvd. Chattanooga, Tn. was arrested April 12, 2010 for Bench Warrant for 2 counts of Burglary and Bond Surrender for 2 counts of Burglary. No bond has been set. Jones remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Mark Anthony Carlock, age 41, of 41 Jefferson Lane, Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga. was arrested April 12, 2010 for Financial Transaction Card Fraud. Carlock was released on $2500 bond.


Mary Elizabeth Walston, age 25, of 145 Family Lane Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 12, 2010 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Walston remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Kaeli Waymon Ellison, age 19, of 277 Mitchell Lane Rossville, Ga. was arrested April 12, 2010 for Theft by Receiving Stolen Property. Ellison was released on $5000.00 bond.


James Curtis Nichols, age 40, of 124 Creek Jewel Drive Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 13, 2010 for Parole Violation. No bond has been set. Nichols remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Michael Lee Burnett, age 23, of 3200 Idlewood Cir Chattanooga, TN. was arrested April 14, 2010 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Burnett remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Michael Ray Harrison, age 39, of 401 Butterfly Drive Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 14, 2010 for Parole Violation. No bond has been set. Harrison remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Jamal Tyrone Millican, age 24, of 108 Mt Lowman Ln Tunnel Hill, Ga. was arrested April 14, 2010 for Parole Violation. No bond has been set. Millican remains incarcerated at CCDC.


Christy Lynn Bouldin, age 34, of 87 Gentry LN Ringgold, Ga. was arrested April 14, 2010 for Theft by Taking. Bouldin was released on a $200 bond.


John Edward Jackson, age 34, of 800 Torino DR Chatsworth, Ga. was arrested April 15, 2010 for 3 counts of First Degree Forgery. Jackson was released on a $10,500 Bond.


Patrick Wayne Lindsey, age 42, of 1098 Stateline Rd Rossville, Ga. was arrested April 15, 2010 for Fugitive from Justice. Lindsey was released to Hamilton County SO.


Rebecca Lynn Pence, age 42, of 14 Thoroughbred DR Tunnel Hill, Ga. was arrested April 15, 2010 for Influencing a Witness. Pence was released on a $2,500 bond.



Prosecutor Says Brewer Was Driving 80 And Was High On Meth At Time Of Horrific Wreck At Ooltewah Exit; Defense Says There Is No Evidence Of Intoxication

A prosecutor on Monday told a Criminal Court jury from Nashville that Benjamin Scott Brewer was driving 80 mph, was high on meth and never hit his brakes when he caused an horrific wreck on June 25, 2015, at the Ooltewah exit of I-75. Crystle Carrior asked the jury to find Brewer guilty of six counts of vehicular homicide by intoxication, four counts of reckless aggravated assault, ... (click for more)

Erlanger Finance Committee Approves Takeover Of Murphy, N.C. Hospital

The finance committee of the Erlanger Health Center board on Monday approved the takeover of a hospital in Murphy, N.C. The measure involving Murphy Medical Center goes before the full board on Thursday night. Hospital officials said the Murphy facility with eight physicians and some 400 employees is current at a break-even status. Erlanger President Kevin Spiegel said ... (click for more)

General Bell: This Government Shutdown Is Outrageous - And Response (2)

The day before yesterday two Army Apache Attack Helicopter pilots were killed in a crash during training at Fort Irwin, Ca.  The pilots and their unit were preparing for a future deployment to combat operations.    As a result of the government shutdown, none of the spouses or families of these pilots will receive a dime from the United States Government in immediate ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Rebranding & ‘Culture’

My grandfather, who ran several very successful businesses, was a very astute fellow. I can’t tell you how many times he said, “The worst thing any salesman who calls on a business can say is, ‘I am here to save you some money.’ That’s not true -- In every instance they are in front of you hoping to make some money for themselves, else they would have never come by.” Another ... (click for more)

Unbeaten Mississippi State Too Tough For Lady Vols

KNOXVILLE --  A tough week for the Tennessee Lady Vol basketball team got just a little bit tougher on Sunday afternoon here at Thompson-Boling Arena. With the season’s largest crowd of 13,436 fans and a national television audience watching, the sixth-ranked Lady Vols were hoping to get a little redemption after blowing a big lead and losing at fifth-ranked Notre Dame on ... (click for more)

Heights Boys, Girls Team Post Solid Victories On Saturday

Hamilton Heights’ girls defeated host Mercy Academy in a cakewalk, 75-35, to wrap up their impressive effort in the Raatz/O’Shea’s Classic in Louisville, Kentucky. The Lady Hawks (18-2) were led by Elizabeth Balogun’s 19 points and Treasure Hunt added 16 points. Esmery Martinez had 14 points and 10 rebounds and Kamilla Cardosa scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Jazmine ... (click for more)