Chattanooga Man Charged In Holdups At Two Subways

Monday, October 21, 2013 - by Hollie Webb
Bossie Hale, Jr.
Bossie Hale, Jr.

A Chattanooga man accused of robbing two Subways was arrested in a Wendy's restroom last Wednesday. Bossie Hale Jr., 24, is charged with two counts of aggravated robbery.

Police said the first robbery occurred at the Subway on Amnicola Highway. Rhonda and Kevin Keaton were inside the restaurant when a man wearing a black hoodie and a red bandana over his face walked in carrying a semi-automatic handgun. He walked up to the register and demanded money, stealing $171.

The second robbery happened at the Subway on Highway 58 approximately an hour and a half later. The business estimated that $241 was stolen. Video surveillance showed a man wearing the exact same clothing from the first robbery. 

Hale claims that he was not involved in the incident on Amnicola Highway.

As the robber was leaving the Highway 58 Subway, a witness saw him head into a nearby Wendy's.  The witness immediately flagged down a police officer. When the officer went in, Hale came out with his hands up. The money taken in the robberies was found in a trashcan in the bathroom. Also,  police said he had hidden the hoodie, the bandana, and the gun in the ceiling tiles above the bathroom stall.

Hale was taken into police custody and bail was set at $75,000.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: AARON, STEVE LYNN  2518 CRESCENT CLUB DR HIXSON, 37343  Age at Arrest: 50 years old Arresting Agency: East Ridge DOMESTIC ASSAULT DOMESTIC ASSAULT --- AKINS, JAVORIS  7604 STANDIFER GAP RD CHATTANOOGA, 37421  Age at Arrest: 20 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga DRIVING ... (click for more)

Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For May 20-26

Here is the Fort Oglethorpe arrest report for May 20-26: Cavin Lebron Davenport, 19, of 4000 Sunset Avenue, Chattanooga was arrested May 21 on charges of center lane violation, possession of marijuana and driving while license revoked. Shawn Daniel Whitaker, 31, of 73 Twin Lakes Road, Lafayette was arrested May 21 on charges of driving while license suspended and failure ... (click for more)

Fruit Basket Turnover

I have been teaching for 21 years now, so I’ve been through my share of school leaders. Every one of them taught me something important. Whether it was Don Bishop from Red Bank High School who, after almost 30 years at Red Bank, taught me to invest in the longevity of my career, Wade Kelly who taught me to thoroughly weigh options before making a decision, Gail Chuy who taught me ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘Let Me Be Clear’

I have seen a lot of human beings who have gotten themselves in terrible messes in my time and more self-induced agony than I want to recall. Will Rogers famously said, “Give a man enough rope and he’ll hang himself.” That’s the truth and if you ever didn’t think that “Politics corrupts,” consider the genius behind the line, “It ain’t long those who get elected … begin to think ... (click for more)

Chicago Fire Wins Steinbrecher Cup 2-1 In Overtime

It took 120 minutes to decide who is the best US amatuer soccer team Saturday night at Finley Stadium as the Chattanooga Football Club took on the Chicago Fire of the PDL.   The Fire would score first but Chattanooga tied the match early in the second half.  Luke Winter scored the equalizer in the 47th minute off a Jon Finlay cross.   The game would remain tied ... (click for more)

Harrison Sparks Lookouts To 3-2 Win Over Smokies

For the second straight night Travis Harrison delivered in the clutch for the Chattanooga Lookouts. Tonight the third baseman drove in all three runs in the team's 3-2 win over the Tennessee Smokies before a crowd of 4,765 at AT&T Field. Harrison kicked off his night in the third inning with an RBI single to bring home Zack Granite who reached on a walk. Chattanooga ... (click for more)