Catoosa County Arrest Report For June 1-7

Friday, June 8, 2012

Here is the Catoosa County Sheriff's arrest report for June 1-7. According to Sheriff Phil Summers, officers and detectives answered 1,386 calls. 83 were booked on a total of 228 counts. The violations included both misdemeanor and felony charges and were as follows:

Traffic Charges

Affixing or Removing License Plate with Intent to Conceal Vehicle ID 2

Driving on Revoked or Suspended License 14

Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs 17

Driving Unsafe or Improperly Equipped Vehicle 1

Driving without License on Person 1

Driving without Valid License 3

Duty upon Striking Fixed Object 1

Failure to Obey Traffic Control Device 2

Open Container 3

Operation of Vehicle without Valid Tag 3

Permitting Unlawful Operation of Vehicle 1

Proof of Insurance Required 4

Reckless Driving 1

Seatbelt Violation 2

Speeding 3

Too Fast for Conditions 1

Weaving 6

Windshield Violation 2

Criminal Charges

Aggravated Assault 1

Aggravated Stalking 1

Armed Robbery 4

Battery (FVA) 1

Bench Warrant 1

Computer Pornography and Child Exploitation Act of 1999 2

Contempt of Court – Child Support 1

Criminal Attempt – Aggravated Child Molestation 2

Criminal Attempt – Child Molestation 2

Criminal Trespass (FVA) 1

Crossing State/County Guard Line with Weapon, Intoxicants, Drugs without Consent 1

Cruelty to Children 1st Degree 2

Cruelty to Children 3rd Degree 3

Drugs to be kept in Original Container 1

Failure to Register as a Sex Offender 1

False Report of a Crime 1

Forgery 2nd Degree 1

Fugitive from Justice 1

Giving False Name or Address to Law Enforcement Officers 1

Hold for Other Agency 6

Issuance of Bad Checks 1

Loitering or Prowling 1

Obstruction or Hindering Law Enforcement Officers 6

Pandering 1

Parole Violation 2

Pimping 1

Possession of Marijuana Less Than 1 oz. 3

Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute 6

Possession of Firearm or Knife during Commission of a Crime 2

Possession of Schedule I Drugs 12

Possession of Schedule II Drugs 22

Possession of Schedule II Drugs with Intent to Distribute 2

Possession of Schedule IV Drugs 3

Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime 7

Probation Violation 10

Prostitution 1

Public Drunk 2

Public Indecency 1

Sentenced 1

Simple Assault 1

Simple Assault (FVA) 1

Terroristic Threats and Acts 1

Theft by Bringing Stolen Property into State 1

Theft by Receiving Stolen Property 1

Theft by Shoplifting 3

Theft by Taking 1

Unauthorized Distribution of Controlled Substances 2

Underage Consumption / Possession of Alcohol 4

Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substances 27

Use of a Communication Facility in Committing or Facilitating a Felony 1

Sheriff Summers reported that in addition to answering 1,386 calls, the following felony arrests were made.

Travis Gene Baker, age 23, of 236 Cemetery Road Ringgold, GA was arrested June 01, 2012 for a Probation Violation, two counts of Unauthorized Distribution of Controlled Substances and two counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs with Intent to Distribute. No bond has been set. Baker remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Julie Michelle Blansit, age 31, of 107 Park Lake Road Rossville, GA was arrested June 01, 2012 for a Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Blansit remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Stacy Ray Bullard, age 40, of 278 Lakeview Drive Apt. 1 Rossville, GA was arrested June 01, 2012 for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and Hold for Walker County Sheriff’s Office. No bond has been set. Bullard remains incarcerated at CCDC.

James Walter Jones, age 30, of 605 Hargraves Avenue Chattanooga, TN was arrested June 01, 2012 for a Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Jones remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Howard Lafayette Langston Jr., age 46, of 15 Worm Lane Ringgold, GA was arrested June 02, 2012 for Aggravated Assault, Cruelty to Children 1st Degree, Cruelty to Children 3rd Degree and Obstruction or Hindering Law Enforcement Officers. Bond has been set at $16,000. Langston remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Justin Kyle Hawk, age 23, of 830 Fant Drive Ft. Oglethorpe, GA was arrested June 04, 2012 for a Parole Violation. Hawk was released with Parole reinstated.

Paul Anthony Jenkins, age 44, of 3210 13th Avenue Chattanooga, TN was arrested June 04, 2012 for a Probation Violation, Driving on Revoked or Suspended License, Windshield Violation and Affixing or Removing License Plate with Intent to Conceal Vehicle ID. No bond has been set. Jenkins remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Kristina Nicole Wells, age 21, of 1003 West Circle Drive Rossville, GA was arrested June 04, 2012 for a Probation Violation. No bond has been set. Wells remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Thomas Levoy Prescott, age 17, of 198 Holcomb Road Ringgold, GA was arrested June 05, 2012 for Terroristic Threats and Acts, Cruelty to Children 1st Degree, three counts of Cruelty to Children 3rd Degree and Battery (FVA). Prescott was released on $17,000 bond.

Caleb John Reynolds, age 19, of 34 Bell Court Chickamauga, GA was arrested June 05, 2012 for Possession of Schedule II Drugs. Bond has been set at $4,500. Reynolds remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Wendell Stanley Sisk, age 18, of 53 Dodge Street Rossville, GA was arrested June 05, 2012 for Possession of Schedule II Drugs. Sisk was released on $4,500 bond.

Sean Dylan Hagan, age 20, of 1420 Roach Hollow Road Ringgold, GA was arrested June 06, 2012 for Fugitive From Justice and Hold for Sequatchie County Sheriff’s Office, TN. No bond has been set. Hagan remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Phillip Lamar Rockholt, age 45, of 155 Summit Drive Ringgold, GA was arrested June 06, 2012 for a Parole Violation. No bond has been set. Rockholt remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Jerry Bernard Springs Jr., age 18, of 2909 5th Avenue Chattanooga, TN was arrested June 06, 2012 for four counts of Armed Robbery. No bond has been set. Springs remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Deborah Lee Gordon, age 34, of 1414 E 49th Street Chattanooga, TN was arrested June 07, 2012 for Prostitution. No bond has been set. Gordon remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Eric Leroy Miller, age 26, of 934 Nellie Head Road Tunnel Hill, GA was arrested June 07, 2012 for twenty seven counts of Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance, three counts of Possession of Schedule IV Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, Drugs to be kept in Original Container, Use of Communication Facility in Committing or Facilitation a Felony, Forgery 2nd Degree and Possession of a Firearm or Knife During Commission of a Crime. Bond has been set at $177,500. Miller remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Carlos Diaz Monino, age 23, of 630 Carrington Drive Weston, FL was arrested June 07, 2012 for three counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule I Drugs, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime. Bond has been set at $31,000. Monino remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Heather Erlene Ray, age 25, of 3401 Discovery Lane Dalton, GA was arrested June 07, 2012 for Possession of Schedule II Drugs, Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime, Theft by Bringing Stolen Property into State, Obstruction or Hindering Law Enforcement Officer and Seatbelt Violation. No bond has been set. Ray remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Suzanne Alexander Rieger, age 18, of 8421 SW 202 Street Miami, FL was arrested June 07, 2012 for three counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule I Drugs, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Crossing State/County Guard Line with Weapons, Intoxicants, Drugs without Consent, Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime and Hold for I.C.E. Bond has been set at $36,000. Rieger remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Sage Imbesi Roatta, age 17, of 6791 SW 57 Terrace Miami, FL was arrested June 07, 2012 for three counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule I Drugs, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime. Bond has been set at $31,000. Roatta remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Luna Rain Rodriguez, age 17, of 20908 SW 81st Street Miami, FL was arrested June 07, 2012 for three counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule I Drugs, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime. Bond has been set at $31,000. Rodriguez remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Victoria Eve Saldana, age 28, of 1606 Meridian Avenue Miami Beach, FL was arrested June 07, 2012 for three counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule I Drugs, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime and Speeding. Bond has been set at $31,500. Saldana remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Clinton John Stewart, age 27, of 6168 Jane Road Doraville, GA was arrested June 07, 2012 for Computer Pornography and Child Exploitation Act of 1999, Criminal Attempt – Aggravated Child Molestation and Criminal Attempt – Child Molestation. No bond has been set. Stewart remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Robert Niles Swartout Jr., age 26, of 3613 Kelly’s Ferry Road Chattanooga, TN was arrested June 07, 2012 for Computer Pornography and Child Exploitation Act of 1999, Criminal Attempt – Aggravated Child Molestation and Criminal Attempt – Child Molestation. No bond has been set. Swartout remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Bradley Andrew Volz, age 17, of 178 Wood Meadow Drive Ringgold, GA was arrested June 07, 2012 for Theft by Taking. Bond has been set at $5,000. Volz remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Jeffery Howard Wiles, age 37, of 178 Sunrise Lane Ringgold, GA was arrested June 07, 2012 for Aggravated Stalking and Public Drunk. No bond has been set. Wiles remains incarcerated at CCDC.

Cody Zwirk, age 20, of 12154 SW 251st Street Homestead, FL was arrested June 07, 2012 for three counts of Possession of Schedule II Drugs, two counts of Possession of Schedule I Drugs, Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Distribute and Possession of Tools for the Commission of a Crime. Bond has been set at $31,000. Zwirk remains incarcerated at CCDC.


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