Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For Nov. 22-27

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Here is the Fort Oglethorpe arrest report for Nov. 22-27:

Kelley Hammond, 36, of 535 Hidden Valley Road, Lafayette was arrested November 23 on an outstanding warrant.

Betty Fortune, 32, of 2902 East 37th Street Apt. B, Chattanooga was arrested November 23 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Brenna Tomlin, 25, of Glowmount, TN was arrested November 23 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Timothy Cook, 26, of 169 Whitetail Lane, Rocky Face was arrested November 23 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Brandon Cantrell, 18, of 1806 South Mack Smith  Road, East Ridge was arrested November 24 on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol, no license on person and tail light requirement.

Jeremy Williams, 27, of 434 Glade Road, Rossville was arrested November 25 on charges of theft by shoplifting and violation of Georgia’s controlled substance act.

Samantha Ermer, 25, of 434 Glade Road, Rossville was arrested November 25 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Carter Crooks, 26, of 4843 Lone Hill Road, Chattanooga was arrested November 26 on a charge of shoplifting.

Starla Ahrens, 32, of 436 Red Bud Avenue, Rossville was arrested November 26 on a probation violation.

Jonathan Fiorito, 20, of 643 Pine Oaks Drive, Tunnel Hill was arrested November 26 on charges of driving without a license and improper backing.

Citation Statistics:

Speeding……….2
License required………1
Improper backing……….1
Following too closely……….3
Suspended registration………1
Safety belt violations………2
Driving while license suspended or revoked……….1
Operation of vehicle without current plate……….1
Failure to obey traffic control devices………1
Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs………..1
Permitting unlawful operation of vehicle……….1
License to be carried and exhibited on demand……….1




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