Man Charged In Road Rage Incident On South Moore Road Dies After Lengthy Illness

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

A man charged with murder in a road rage incident last December died early Wednesday after a lengthy illness.

Richard Manning had been in custody since the incident. The sheriff's office had been providing round-the-clock guards at his hospital bed.

Norman Gallman, 39, was shot and killed after he went back to question Manning at his car about allegedly cutting him off on South Moore Road.

The victim's wife said her husband told Manning, "Hey, be careful. Watch where you're going." She said she then heard a gunshot and saw her husband holding his stomach as he staggered back to their car. She said when he got in the car he said, "Oh, my God. Call 911."

He died a short time later.

Manning was 62 at the time of his arrest. When a lengthy bond hearing was held at which the wife testified, he was at Erlanger Hospital and unable to attend.


 


PHOTOS: Mario Rubio In Chattanooga

Former DHS Worker Accused Of Trading Sex For Food Assistance Funds

Special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained indictments for a Nashville man accused of misusing his position as an Eligibility Counselor for the Department of Human Services. After receiving information from the Tennessee Department of Human Services, and at the request of DHS and the 20 th  District Attorney General Glenn Funk, TBI special agents ... (click for more)

Who's Responsible For East Ridge's Stadium? - And Response (2)

There just can be no excuse for East Ridge High School's stadium being in such dangerous condition that it has been condemned.   Where is responsible for this? I know there are a few other stadiums like this as well. And there is no excuse for this.  Building new and beautiful schools, state of the art technology. Top athletic facilities as well. Yet, East Ridge ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Five Straight Days Of Football

If I covered my first high school football game as a fledging sports when I was 16 years old, and I am now 66, I figure that’s darn near about a half-century of passes and punts. The mystifying part is that I still get as big of a kick hovering around the game as I did on my very first time so as we usher in the start of the college season with five straight days of games, here ... (click for more)

East Ridge Football: Home Side Stands Are Closed ... Four Home Games Will Be Played on Campus

The home side football stands and press box at East Ridge High School are closed permanently due to safety issues, but for the 66 teenagers who wear the orange, white and gray for the Pioneers on Friday nights it’s a small distraction and the season continues. “Playing this Friday’s game against Signal Mountain at Baylor (7:30 p.m.) is a small distraction for us, but we know ... (click for more)

Chattanooga Football Opener: UTC vs. Jax State – Saturday at Finley Stadium; 6 p.m.

Saturday at Finley Stadium at 6 p.m.  it’s No.8 Chattanooga vs. No.7 Jacksonville (Ala.) State in arguably the most anticipated and talked about game in Chattanooga football history. An important region rivalry as a pair of top 10 FCS schools meet for the 39th time in the season opener for both schools. “This should be a great game between two of the best teams in ... (click for more)