Police Blotter: Ruby Street Resident Dealing With People In White Hoods

Friday, August 1, 2014
 Chad Clowdus
Chad Clowdus

A Ruby Street resident told police several people in white hoods and white robes tried to get into his house.

Kimothy Robinson said when that did not work, they went across the street to a church.

Police could not find anyone in white hoods and white robes.

* * *

The manager of Allure on Rossville Boulevard said an employee was stealing company funds.

He said a video showed Chad Clowdus selling items and placing money under the register.

The manager paid a "mystery shopper" to purchase a dancer's pole that sells for $250.99. She said Clowdus told her he would sell it for $180 if she would pay cash.

Clowdus, 34, was charged with theft under $500.

* * *

Erica Bailey said her new renters on Tomahawk Drive complained of a leak and low water pressure.

She was surprised since the water had been fine a couple of weeks earlier.

A plumber checked out the problem and found that all the copper piping had been stolen.

To fix the problem will cost $7,000-$10,000.

* * *

Officers responded to a domestic disturbance on Webb Oak Court. George and Tiahshala Nesbitt were the combatants.

Ms. Nesbitt said they were arguing after he threw her child's clothing in the trash. He took her phone and dropped it in the grass. She picked it up and he took it again, then broke it and threw it in the back yard.

She said she picked up his TV and dropped it on the concrete. He then broke her phone and pushed her into a wall.

Police said Ms. Nesbitt had several bloody cuts on her elbow and her phone was broken beyond redemption.

Mr. Nesbitt said he has a child by another woman and that has been a problem. He said Ms. Nesbitt threw that child's clothing in the trash. He said he responded by taking her child's clothing and putting them in the garbage.

He said she then broke his TV and speakers. Then they broke each other's phones.

Police hauled both to jail.


Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: AKINS, CHARLES DARRYL  584 PINEGROVE ACCESS RD RINGGOLD, 30736  Age at Arrest: 38 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County FUGITIVE (CATOOSA COUNTY, GEORGIA) --- ANDERSON, WILLIAM HENRY  608 WEST 13TH STREET COURT CHATTANOOGA, 37402  Age at Arrest: 53 years old Arresting Agency: ... (click for more)

Hamilton County Principals Say Part 1 Of TN Ready Testing Should Be Cut Due To Online System Failure; School Board May Join Request

Hamilton County principals are asking that Part 1 of the TN Ready Assessment be dropped this year due to the recent crash of the online system for the program. The principals also asked that any Part 1 TN Ready test results  not be applied to students’ grades or to evaluations and rankings for school personnel and school districts. County school board member ... (click for more)

Innocent Until Proven Guilty, Even Athletes

From reading Randy Smith's column on the lawsuit against UT it is pretty evident that he never took a legal course in his life. I was under the impression that in this country one was innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. It appears this no longer applies to athletes(particularly black athletes) in the U.S. in 2016. I have always said that if I am picked for jury duty ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: ‘Chatt2.org’ Needs You Now

A diverse yet powerful panel of community leaders in Nashville delivered a letter to the Metro Nashville Board of Education last week. It was signed by some top men and women who represent a wide-ranking cross section of Tennessee’s largest city and includes education, business, religious and diversity superstars. You need to understand the urgency behind the letter. Davidson County ... (click for more)

Tyner Overcomes Central's Hot Start To Claim 47-42 Win

Central raced to a 12-0 lead, but decided to sit back and enjoy Senior Night. Tyner went to work. Tyner battled for 29-plus minutes before taking its first lead, fought off every challenge Central could muster down the stretch and knocked off the District 6-2A regular season champions, 47-42, Thursday night at Central High School. “Central came out clicking on all ... (click for more)

Hawks Alexander, Walker Invited To NBA All-Star Weekend

Hamilton Heights Christian Academy announced today that varsity basketball players Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and Nickeil Alexander-Walker, both nationally ranked juniors, will take part in the NBA All-Star weekend in Toronto, Canada. Alexander has been chosen to participate in the NBA’s second Basketball without Borders Global camp. Players are selected based on their outstanding ... (click for more)