Police Arrest Demarcus Rogers, Mandel Jackson In Feb. 20 Home Invasion At Waterhaven

Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Demarcus Rogers
Demarcus Rogers

Police have arrested Demarcus Rogers, 26, in a Feb. 20 home invasion on Waterhaven Drive. Police later charged Mandel Glenn Jackson, 18, of 7258 British Road, Ooltewah.

Police are still seeking one other suspect in the incident in which over $9,000 in items were taken.

A man said there black males came into his house about 11 p.m. and one of them struck him in the face with a firearm. 

The man and a female who was also in the house were tied up with twine, then later taken upstairs and tied with an extension cord to a metal pole.

Stolen were two IPhones, headphones and narcotics. 

Rogers is charged with especially aggravated kidnapping, especially aggravated robbery, especially aggravated burglary and unlawful use of a firearm.

 

Mandel Jackson
Mandel Jackson

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