Catoosa County Arrest Report For Oct. 5-11

Friday, October 12, 2012

Here is the Catoosa County Sheriff's arrest report for Oct.5-11. According to Sheriff Phil Summers, officers and detectives answered 1,568 calls. 74 were booked on a total of 145 counts. The violations included both misdemeanor and felony charges and were as follows: 

Traffic Charges

Altered Tag 3

Child Endangerment by Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs 1

Driving on Revoked or Suspended License 16

Driving on Wrong Side of Roadway 1

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs 14

Driving while Unlicensed 2

Excessive Noise coming From Vehicle 1

Expired Tag 2

Failure to Obey Traffic Control Device 2

Failure to Signal Turn 2

Following too Close 1

Improper Display of Tag 1

Improper Entering or Crossing Roadway 1

Improper Turn 1

Open Container 1

Operation of Vehicle without Valid Tag 2

Proof of Insurance Required 2

Reckless Driving 1

Seatbelt Violation 4

Speeding 3

Suspended Registration 1

Tag Light Required 1

Texting while Driving 1

Too Fast for Conditions

Weaving 11

Window Tint Violation 1

Criminal Charges

Aggravated Assault 1

Aggravated Battery 1

Battery (FVA) 2

Bench Warrant 1

Bond Surrender 5

Contempt of Court – Child Support 1

Criminal Trespass 3

Cruelty to Children 3rd Degree 2

Entering Auto 5

Financial Transaction Card Theft 2

Hold for Other Agency 5

Identity Fraud 1

Issuance of Bad Checks 2

Kidnapping 1

Possession of Marijuana Less Than One Ounce 2

Possession of Schedule II Drugs 2

Possession of Schedule II Drugs with Intent to Distribute 1

Possession of Schedule III Drugs 1

Probation Violation 15

Sentenced 2

Simple Battery (FVA) 3

Terroristic Threats and Acts 1

Theft by Receiving Stolen Property 1

Theft by Shoplifting 5

Theft by Taking 2

Underage Consumption or Possession of Alcohol 1

Violation of Temporary Protection Order 1

Sheriff Summers reported that in addition to answering 1,568 calls, the following felony arrests were made. 

Faith Jacqueline Aguirre, age 25, of 4881 Taylor Circle Collegedale, TN was arrested October 05, 2012 for Financial Transaction Card Theft. Aguirre was released on $1,500 bond.

Joshua Aaron Hearn, age 31, of 599 Woodland Ridge Road Dunlap, TN was arrested October 05, 2012 for five counts of Entering an Auto, Identity Fraud and Financial Transaction Card Theft. No bond has been set. Hearn remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Hannah Alysia Johns, age 22, of 9012 Quail Mountain Drive Chattanooga, TN was arrested October 05, 2012 for Bond Surrender on Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime. Johns was released on $3,500 bond.

Michael Zane Phillips, age 21, of 1305 Frederick Drive East Ridge, TN was arrested October 05, 2012 for Possession of Schedule II Drugs. Phillips was released on $4,500 bond.

Brandi Michelle Byerly, age 23, of 123 Castleberry Street Rossville, GA was arrested October 06, 2012 for Probation Violation and Simple Battery (FVA). No bond has been set. Byerly remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Deborah Lynne Brogdon, age 51, of 150 McCarty Road Chickamauga, GA was arrested October 08, 2012 for Probation Violation and Hold for Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office. No bond has been set. Brogdon remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Matthew Gordon Lawson, age 35, of 81 Mark Lane Ringgold, GA was arrested October 09, 2012 for Kidnapping, Aggravated Assault, Aggravated Battery, Terroristic Threats, Criminal Trespass and two counts of Cruelty to Children 3rd Degree. Bond has been set at $36,500. Lawson remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Donald Aaron Farmer, age 48, of 83 Deakins Drive Ringgold, GA was arrested October 10, 2012 for Possession of Schedule II Drugs with Intent to Distribute. No bond has been set. Farmer remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Jessica Constance Gilreath, age 24, of 112 Country Green Road Ringgold, GA was arrested October 10, 2012 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Gilreath remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Jessica Nicole McClure, age 23, of 1830 Fant Drive Ft. Oglethorpe, GA was arrested October 10, 2012 for Possession of Schedule II Drugs and Possession of Schedule III Drugs. Bond has been set at $9,500. McClure remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Carmen Murray, age 31, of 1219 N 7th Street Nashville, TN was arrested October 10, 2012 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Murray remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Velvet Leah Walker, age 33, of 22 Starview Lane Chattanooga, TN was arrested October 10, 2012 for two counts of Theft by Taking. Walker was released on $7,500 bond.

Shannon Yvonne Waters, age 35, of 402 Hollywood Drive Rossville, GA was arrested October 10, 2012 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Waters remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Mark Dewayne Chambers, age 35, of 5735 Hwy 153 Hixson, TN was arrested October 11, 2012 for Bond Surrender on Theft by Conversion, Driving on Revoked or Suspended License, Operation of Vehicle without a Valid Tag and Open Container. Bond has been set at $8,500. Chambers remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Roy David Cook IV, age 45, of 93 Midway Avenue Rossville, GA was arrested October 11, 2012 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Cook remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Joshua Rowland Lamb, age 25, of 156 Heritage Drive Chickamauga, GA was arrested October 11, 2012 for Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Lamb remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Michael Lee Simpson, age 31, of 273 Lazy Oak Trail Ringgold, GA was arrested October 11, 2012 for two counts of Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Simpson remains incarcerated at CCDC.


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