Thanks to an initiative involving Georgia’s sheriffs, 40 sex offenders were arrested and 147 warrants issued across the state from Oct. 25 to Nov. 1 for violations of state registration laws.

Rossville Public Safety is investigating the cause of a Nov. 5 blaze that destroyed a linen service business.

♦ Hilley, Jason Randall, 43, 54 Clara Drive, Rossville, fugitive from justice (x2), identity theft fraud when using or possessing identifying information concerning a person, giving false name, birth date, or address to law enforcement officer, possession of a Schedule IV Controlled Substanc…

According to the Walker County Sheriff’s Department, Robert “Robbie” Sission, 30, of Rock Spring, has been missing since Monday, Sept. 30.

The Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force, along with Homeland Security and the U.S. Postal Service, has conducted an investigation in reference to MDMA ((Ecstasy) being distributed through the postal service in an international drug distribution network to North Georgia.

Ouentin Alonzo Cox, 29, is on the Walker County Sheriff’s Office’s “Most Wanted” list. Cox is 6 feet tall and weighs 189 pounds. He is wanted on a felony charge: theft by taking motor vehicle. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the sheriff’s department at 706-638-1909.

Dakota M. Green, 23, of 7136 Goldenrod Ct, Ooltewah arrested on charges of affixing tag to misrepresent vehicle identity, driving while license suspended, no proof of insurance, operation of unregistered vehicle, possession of marijuana and reckless driving.Ivan Dewayne Sherrill, 52, of 921 …

Kelsey Lee Teems, 23, of 45 Cubine Road, Flintstone arrested on an outstanding warrant.James Maverick Garner, 51, 236 Madgabend Road, Rossville arrested on charges of driving while license suspended and failure to maintain lane.Joshua E. Norris, 27, 5525 Spiderwebb Way, Chattanooga arrested …

On Monday, Sept. 23, at about 4 a.m. a “shots fired” call at 108 Hiawatha Circle in Chickamauga was reported to the Walker County Sheriff’s Office.

Through investigations and intelligence, Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force identified Danny Kerdell Smith of Rossville as a distributor of methamphetamine in Northwest Georgia.

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