Latest Hamilton County Arrest Report

Monday, April 15, 2019

Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County:

ALLEN, HEATHER MICHELLE 
216 GILBERT ST ROSSVILLE, 30741 
Age at Arrest: 32 years old
Arresting Agency: East Ridge
DRIVING ON SUSPENDED
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AMEY, ALEXANDER 
2005 HARDY ST CHATTANOOGA, 374064518 
Age at Arrest: 25 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
THEFT OF PROPERTY OVER $10,000
TINTED WINDOWS VIOLATION
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BAKER, JEFFERY KEITH 
HOMELESS CHATTANOOGA, 37405 
Age at Arrest: 33 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
POSS.

HEROIN FOR RESALE
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BONSU, AFIAH BOATEMAA 
1217 GROVE STREET APT B CHATTANOOGA, 37402 
Age at Arrest: 23 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
VANDALISM/MALICIOUS MISCHIEF
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BOWMAN, DOMINIC MONTRELL 
3902 10TH AVENUE CHATTANOOGA, 37407 
Age at Arrest: 28 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
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BRADEN, NICHOLAS KANE 
5409 MULBERRY ST OOLTEWAH, 373638820 
Age at Arrest: 31 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
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BRADSHAW, AMBER HIXSON 
4307 WALNUT ST CHATTANOOGA, 37406 
Age at Arrest: 35 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
THEFT OF PROPERTY (CONDUCT INVOLV.MERCHANDISE) UND
POSSESSION OF METH (SELL, DEL. OR MANUFACTURING)
POSSESSION OF XANAX
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
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CAPERTON, GEORGE 
643 MAPLE STREET CT CHATTANOOGA, 374023924 
Age at Arrest: 57 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
RESISTING ARREST OR OBSTRUCTION OF LEGAL PROCESS
CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
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CARTWRIGHT, JERRY DON 
6512 LAKE MEADOWS DRIVE HIXSON, 37343 
Age at Arrest: 22 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
RESISTING ARREST OR OBSTRUCTION OF LEGAL PROCESS
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
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COLLINS, CHRISTOFFER KOREY 
414 SHAWNEE TRL CHATTANOOGA, 37411 
Age at Arrest: 35 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
SPEEDING
DRIVING LEFT OF CENTER LINE
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CRUTCHER, SIERRA L 
807 MARRI MAC CIRLCE CHATTANOOGA, 37412 
Age at Arrest: 20 years old
Arresting Agency: East Ridge
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
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CUMMINGS, GERALD NMN 
4215 BELLVIEW AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37416 
Age at Arrest: 40 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT (DOMESTIC)
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DAVIS, JOHN LEE 
HOMELESS SODDY DAISY, 37379 
Age at Arrest: 46 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
VIOLATION OF PROBATION (VANDALISM/MALICIOUS MISCHI
FALSE IMPRISONMENT
DOMESTIC ASSAULT
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DOBBINS, RONNIE DYRAIL 
727 E 11TH ST COMMUNITY KITCHEN CHATTANOOGA, 37403 
Age at Arrest: 52 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
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DODSON, TERRY L 
1091 BROCKDELL RD SPENCER, 385854635 
Age at Arrest: 61 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
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ELLIS, CYNTHIA P 
203 IVY STREET ROSSVILLE, 30741 
Age at Arrest: 25 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
THEFT OF PROPERTY
FRAUDULENT USE OF CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD
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HALE, TANYA LORRAINE 
11 BURNETT ST CROSSVILLE, 38555 
Age at Arrest: 46 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
THEFT OF PROPERTY
USE OF STOLEN PLATES
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HARRIS, MIKE DAVID 
8102 HIGHWAY 60 GEORGETOWN, 373364001 
Age at Arrest: 37 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
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HART, BRANDON RASHAD 
3005 PIGGY LN CHATTANOOGA, 37406 
Age at Arrest: 24 years old
Arresting Agency: Tenn Highway Patrol
FAILURE TO APPEAR
VIOLATION OF PROBATION (FAILURE TO APPEAR)
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HATTEN, KAIEL 
1100 GROVE ST CHATTANOOGA, 37402 
Age at Arrest: 21 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
CRIMINAL TRESPASSING
DRIVING WITHOUT DRIVERS LICENSE / EXPIRED LICENSE
RESISTING ARREST OR OBSTRUCTION OF LEGAL PROCESS
POSS. OF HANDGUN WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE
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HEWLETT, SHANTEA MONIQUE 
1222 CYPRESS STREET COURT CHATTANOOGA, 37402 
Age at Arrest: 25 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
DRIVING ON REVOKED, SUSPENDED OR CANCELLED LICENSE
SPEEDING
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HILE, JOHN MICHAEL 
4420 LUNA LN CHATTANOOGA, 37411 
Age at Arrest: 31 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
ASSAULT
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HORTON, MICHAEL DALE 
7723 BROOKLYN RD FAIRLAWN, 24141 
Age at Arrest: 43 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
POSSESSION OF LEGEND DRUGS W/O PRESCRIPTION
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JAMES, AMANDA 
2522 WESSEX LANE CHATTANOOGA, 37421 
Age at Arrest: 40 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
ASSAULT
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JOHNSON, PAUL DEJUAN 
3210 BROAD ST CHATTANOOGA, 374083059 
Age at Arrest: 23 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION
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JORDON, DELANDRIOUS KEVON 
5005 BROGDEN TRL CHATTANOOGA, 37416 
Age at Arrest: 20 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
POSSESSING A FIREARM WITH INTENT TO GO ARMED
DRUGS GENERAL CATEGORY FOR RESALE
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
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KEY, PERNELL LASHUN 
1901 WALKER ST CHATTANOOGA, 37406 
Age at Arrest: 33 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
VIOLATION OF PROBATION (THEFT OF PROPERTY)
VIOLATION OF PROBATION (THEFT OVER 500)
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KIRKSEY, JOHN EDWARD 
1109 APPLEWOOD CIRCLE SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, 37377 
Age at Arrest: 20 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
VIOLATION OF PROBATION (POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHE
EVADING ARREST
RECKLESS DRIVING
SPEEDING
REGISTRATION, IMPROPER DISPLAY OF PLATES
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LINDER, TODD ARTHUR 
1408 CAROUSEL RD CHATTANOOGA, 37411 
Age at Arrest: 42 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT
DOMESTIC ASSAULT
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT
VANDALISM/MALICIOUS MISCHIEF
POSSESSING A FIREARM WITH INTENT TO GO ARMED
POSS. OF HANDGUN WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE
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MCINTOSH, JESSE ANCE 
31 MYRTLE AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37419 
Age at Arrest: 50 years old
Arresting Agency: 
AGGRAVATED CRIMINAL TRESSPASS
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
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MCKINNEY, SEAN MARCEL 
3781 TRAVIS TRCE DECATUR, 30032 
Age at Arrest: 30 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
CHILD SUPPORT NON PAYMENT
CHILD SUPPORT NON PAYMENT
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MCKINNEY, TAMMIE ROSHELLE 
4081 PERSERVE TRAIL SW SNELLVILLE, 30039 
Age at Arrest: 46 years old
Arresting Agency: Humane Society
FAILURE TO APPEAR
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MORRIS, DONALD WILLIAM 
201 APPLING STREET CHATTANOOGA, 37406 
Age at Arrest: 34 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
DOMESTIC ASSAULT
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NICHOLS, SHELBY RAE 
1076 HOOPER RD RINNGOLD, 30736 
Age at Arrest: 24 years old
Arresting Agency: Tenn Highway Patrol
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
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PATTON, JEFFREY HARRISON 
3712 CONNELLY LN CHATTANOOGA, 37412 
Age at Arrest: 33 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
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PENTER, MICHELLE CHERI 
9717 DALLAS HOLLOW RD SODDY DAISY, 37379 
Age at Arrest: 39 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
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RADFORD, RONALD 
2237 S HWY 341 CHICKAMAUGA, 30707 
Age at Arrest: 68 years old
Arresting Agency: East Ridge
DISORDERLY CONDUCT
SIMPLE ASSAULT
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RANDOLPH, ROBERT ROY 
913 HICKORY AVE HIXSON, 37343 
Age at Arrest: 56 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
DRIVING ON REVOKED, SUSPENDED OR CANCELLED LICENSE
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REVIS, HEATHER LYNNE 
1450 HWY 41 RINGOLD, 30736 
Age at Arrest: 28 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
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REYNOLDS, MYRON T 
2121 CLEVELAND AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37404 
Age at Arrest: 23 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
VIOLATION OF PROBATION (DOMESTIC ASSAULT)
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RUTHERFORD, JESSICA ANN 
442 CHEEROKE BLVD CHATTANOOGA, 374054015 
Age at Arrest: 36 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
POSSESSION OF METH (SELL, DEL. OR MANUFACTURING)
POSSESSION OF HEROIN FOR RESALE
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
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SHELTON, CHRISTIAN M 
3114 DODSON AVENUE CHATTANOOGA, 37406 
Age at Arrest: 21 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
INTRANSET (RHEA COUNTY)
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SITZBERGER, CHARLES 
837 CLARK STREET CHATTANOOGA, 37403 
Age at Arrest: 25 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
PUBLIC INTOXICATION
POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
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SMITH, JEMICHAEL LAMAR 
707 STONE CREST CIR CHATTANOOGA, 37421 
Age at Arrest: 33 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
DRIVING ON REVOKED, SUSPENDED OR CANCELLED LICENSE
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STEPHENSON, LAURA CAMPBELL 
2318 FREEDOM BAY DRIVE SODDY DAISY, 37379 
Age at Arrest: 41 years old
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County
ASSAULT
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TOLAND, RODNEY LELL 
817 E 48TH ST CHATTANOOGA, 37410 
Age at Arrest: 57 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
ASSAULT
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VENEGAS MELCHOR, GERARDO IVAN 
2969 OLD GRADE RD DALTON, 30721 
Age at Arrest: 28 years old
Arresting Agency: Tenn Highway Patrol
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
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WALKER, DEZMON QUINTEL 
1707 S GREENWOOD AVE CHATTANOOGA, 37404 
Age at Arrest: 29 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
POSSESSION OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE
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WILSON, KRISTY D 
90 WILSON ST SAVANNAH, 38372 
Age at Arrest: 37 years old
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga
POSS. OF HANDGUN WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE
LIGHT LAW VIOLATION
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

Here are the mug shots:

ALLEN, HEATHER MICHELLE
Age at Arrest: 32
Date of Birth: 11/29/1986
Arresting Agency: East Ridge

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DRIVING ON SUSPENDED
AMEY, ALEXANDER
Age at Arrest: 25
Date of Birth: 09/09/1993
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • THEFT OF PROPERTY OVER $10,000
  • TINTED WINDOWS VIOLATION
BONSU, AFIAH BOATEMAA
Age at Arrest: 23
Date of Birth: 02/22/1996
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • VANDALISM/MALICIOUS MISCHIEF
BOWMAN, DOMINIC MONTRELL
Age at Arrest: 28
Date of Birth: 08/31/1990
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • PUBLIC INTOXICATION
BRADEN, NICHOLAS KANE
Age at Arrest: 31
Date of Birth: 05/14/1987
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
  • DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
BRADSHAW, AMBER HIXSON
Age at Arrest: 35
Date of Birth: 12/29/1983
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • THEFT OF PROPERTY (CONDUCT INVOLV.MERCHANDISE) UND
  • POSSESSION OF METH (SELL, DEL. OR MANUFACTURING)
  • POSSESSION OF XANAX
  • POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
CAPERTON, GEORGE
Age at Arrest: 57
Date of Birth: 10/10/1961
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION
  • PUBLIC INTOXICATION
  • RESISTING ARREST OR OBSTRUCTION OF LEGAL PROCESS
  • CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION
  • PUBLIC INTOXICATION
COLLINS, CHRISTOFFER KOREY
Age at Arrest: 35
Date of Birth: 02/01/1984
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
  • SPEEDING
  • DRIVING LEFT OF CENTER LINE
CRUTCHER, SIERRA L
Age at Arrest: 20
Date of Birth: 04/25/1998
Arresting Agency: East Ridge

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
CUMMINGS, GERALD NMN
Age at Arrest: 40
Date of Birth: 10/16/1978
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • AGGRAVATED ASSAULT (DOMESTIC)

DAVIS, JOHN LEE
Age at Arrest: 46
Date of Birth: 06/06/1972
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • VIOLATION OF PROBATION (VANDALISM/MALICIOUS MISCHI
  • FALSE IMPRISONMENT
  • DOMESTIC ASSAULT
DOBBINS, RONNIE DYRAIL
Age at Arrest: 52
Date of Birth: 06/07/1966
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
DODSON, TERRY L
Age at Arrest: 61
Date of Birth: 02/11/1958
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
ELLIS, CYNTHIA P
Age at Arrest: 25
Date of Birth: 07/24/1993
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • THEFT OF PROPERTY
  • FRAUDULENT USE OF CREDIT OR DEBIT CARD
HARRIS, MIKE DAVID
Age at Arrest: 37
Date of Birth: 05/23/1981
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
HEWLETT, SHANTEA MONIQUE
Age at Arrest: 25
Date of Birth: 10/07/1993
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DRIVING ON REVOKED, SUSPENDED OR CANCELLED LICENSE
  • SPEEDING
HILE, JOHN MICHAEL
Age at Arrest: 31
Date of Birth: 09/22/1987
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • ASSAULT
JAMES, AMANDA
Age at Arrest: 40
Date of Birth: 12/24/1978
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • ASSAULT
JOHNSON, PAUL DEJUAN
Age at Arrest: 23
Date of Birth: 01/10/1996
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION
KEY, PERNELL LASHUN
Age at Arrest: 33
Date of Birth: 05/23/1985
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • VIOLATION OF PROBATION (THEFT OF PROPERTY)
  • VIOLATION OF PROBATION (THEFT OVER 500)

KIRKSEY, JOHN EDWARD
Age at Arrest: 20
Date of Birth: 11/23/1998
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • VIOLATION OF PROBATION (POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHE
  • EVADING ARREST
  • RECKLESS DRIVING
  • SPEEDING
  • REGISTRATION, IMPROPER DISPLAY OF PLATES
MCINTOSH, JESSE ANCE
Age at Arrest: 50
Date of Birth: 12/22/1968
Arresting Agency:

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • AGGRAVATED CRIMINAL TRESSPASS
  • PUBLIC INTOXICATION
MCKINNEY, SEAN MARCEL
Age at Arrest: 30
Date of Birth: 03/08/1989
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • CHILD SUPPORT NON PAYMENT
  • CHILD SUPPORT NON PAYMENT
MCKINNEY, TAMMIE ROSHELLE
Age at Arrest: 46
Date of Birth: 12/01/1972
Arresting Agency: Humane Society

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • FAILURE TO APPEAR
MORRIS, DONALD WILLIAM
Age at Arrest: 34
Date of Birth: 02/27/1985
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DOMESTIC ASSAULT
NICHOLS, SHELBY RAE
Age at Arrest: 24
Date of Birth: 11/08/1994
Arresting Agency: Tenn Highway Patrol

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
REVIS, HEATHER LYNNE
Age at Arrest: 28
Date of Birth: 10/22/1990
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s)
REYNOLDS, MYRON T
Age at Arrest: 23
Date of Birth: 03/04/1996
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • VIOLATION OF PROBATION (DOMESTIC ASSAULT)
SHELTON, CHRISTIAN M
Age at Arrest: 21
Date of Birth: 07/08/1997
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • INTRANSET (RHEA COUNTY)
STEPHENSON, LAURA CAMPBELL
Age at Arrest: 41
Date of Birth: 04/12/1978
Arresting Agency: Hamilton County

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • ASSAULT

TOLAND, RODNEY LELL
Age at Arrest: 57
Date of Birth: 12/16/1961
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • ASSAULT
VENEGAS MELCHOR, GERARDO IVAN
Age at Arrest: 28
Date of Birth: 06/30/1990
Arresting Agency: Tenn Highway Patrol

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE
WILSON, KRISTY D
Age at Arrest: 37
Date of Birth: 11/24/1981
Arresting Agency: Chattanooga

Last Date of Arrest: 04/14/2019
Charge(s):
  • POSS. OF HANDGUN WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE
  • LIGHT LAW VIOLATION
  • DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE


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