Fort Oglethorpe Arrest Report For Nov. 28-Dec. 5

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Here is the Fort Oglethorpe arrest report for Nov. 28-Dec. 5:

Matthew Sweat, 34, of 141 Secretariat Way, Dalton was arrested December 3 on a charge of prescription fraud.

Kandi Summers, 39, of 4700 Metro Park Lane, Hixson was arrested December 4 on charges of  entering auto, financial transaction card theft, financial transaction card fraud and identity theft.

Carl Higdon, 43, of 5110 St. Elmo Avenue, Chattanooga was arrested November 27 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Georgia Graham, 44, of 1410 Mack Smith Road, Chattanooga was arrested November 29 on a charge of shoplifting.

Edward Johnson, 42, of 4925 Shorewood Drive, Chattanooga was arrested November 29 on charges of driving on suspended license and expired registration.

Timothy Holt, 31, of 939 Mack Smith Road, Rossville was arrested November 29 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Anthony Desalvo, 29, of 1109 Lee Avenue, Rossville was arrested November 30 on a charge of giving false name/information to police.

Aja Meers, 25, of 48 Stuart Road, Fort Oglethorpe was arrested December 1 on charges of failure to stop at stop sign, driving while license suspended or revoked and possession of marijuana.

Asia Davis, 28, of 309 Ashley Place, Stone Mountain was arrested December 1 on a probation violation.

Jess Morgan, 27, of 601 James Street, Rossville was arrested December 1 on a probation violation.

Christopher Allen, 43, of 512 Parklake Road, Fort Oglethorpe was arrested December 1 on a charge of driving under the influence of drugs.

Perez Salvador, 52, of 191 Hollywood Drive, Rossville was arrested December 2 on charges of driving while license suspended or revoked, improperly transferred plate and no insurance.

Sean Grimbeck, 47, of 1504 Lakeshore Drive, Fort Oglethorpe was arrested December 3 on charges of driving while license suspended or revoked and defective tag light.

Jose Funez, 24, of 1507 Hickory Valley Road, Chattanooga was arrested December 3 on charges of driving while unlicensed and expired registration.

Melissa Cooper, 43, of 801 Crestridge Drive, Rossville was arrested December 3 on a charge of theft by shoplifting.

Randy Sluder, 29, of 2000 Silverado Blvd, Reno, Nevada was arrested December 4 on a charge of drinking and disorderly.

Citation Statistics:

Speeding……….1

Entering or crossing roadway……….1

Window tint violation……….1

License required………1

Instruction permits and temporary licenses……….1

Vehicles approaching or entering intersection………..1

Following too closely……….1

Suspended registration………1

Driving while license suspended or revoked……….4

Failure to move over for emergency vehicle……….1

Proof of insurance required……….2

Operation of vehicle without current plate……….7

Defective tail lights………..1

Alteration of license plates……….1

Possession of controlled substance……….1

Failure to obey traffic control devices………2

Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs………..1


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