LaFayette police are searching for a 17-year-old-turned-fugitive after a Sunday, April 26, burglary of firearms and jewelry from a residence in LaFayette.
A former Fort Oglethorpe city councilman was arrested on several traffic charges last week after he allegedly crashed into another vehicle at McDonald’s while under the influence of drugs and alcohol, police say.
· Between Wednesday, April 8, and Tuesday, April 21, a theft occurred in the 1600 block of Dietz Road in Ringgold, in which an ATV and several tools were stolen.
Here is the arrest report for the Walker County Sheriff’s Department for April 16-22, 2015.
Authorities are searching for a LaFayette man who was intoxicated and threatened to kill himself and police, which led to a response from SWAT, on April 19.
Firefighters responded to a Thursday morning house fire in LaFayette.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for April 10-16, 2015.
A Ringgold man is behind bars in Catoosa County after he allegedly pulled up to another vehicle at a stop light in Fort Oglethorpe and punched the driver in the face, police say.
Walker County firefighters responded to a house fire Tuesday, April 21, in which a man was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.
Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for April 10-16, 2015.
Catoosa County sheriff’s detectives arrested four people on drug charges after tracking a wanted woman to a Ringgold residence.
A woman was jailed on disorderly conduct charges after being caught shoplifting and shoving an employee at the Walmart in LaFayette.
A Chattanooga, Tenn., man was arrested in Fort Oglethorpe over the weekend after he allegedly threatened several employees while in possession of a knife at the Walmart on Battlefield Parkway.
A wanted burglary suspect was arrested in Catoosa County on Wednesday, April 15, seven months after he and another man allegedly broke into a Tunnel Hill residence and stole several items last fall.
A woman reported heavy criminal property damage to her car when a suspect beat the vehicle with a club or bat, causing significant damages.
A man reported someone broke into his residence off Hurtt Road in Chickamauga and stole his pistol, two pistol magazines and $150 in cash.
The LaFayette Police Department responded to the South Main Street Dollar General store, where a man reportedly shoplifted $145 worth of Slim Jim beef snacks.
The city of LaFayette will now have a safe zone for online transactions, like Craigslist, that citizens can use and have a sense of security.
· Between 10 a.m. and 8:17 p.m. on Thursday, April 9, a residential burglary and vehicle theft occurred in the 3000 block of Stewart Road in Ringgold.
LaFayette city officials decided at their April 14 council meeting that the time is right to consider re-implementing a K9 officer program for the police department.
A Rock Spring man is behind bars in Catoosa County, charged with child molestation, after a woman claimed he inappropriately touched her 8-year-old daughter multiple times during a gathering.
The LaFayette Police Department responded with SWAT and the Georgia State Patrol to a domestic assault on Sunday where an intoxicated man threatened to shoot himself and the police at a residence off Wisteria Road in LaFayette.
A once-promising high school football standout is behind bars again in Catoosa County for allegedly running from authorities after being found in possession of meth.
“To protect and serve.”
Here is the arrest report for the Walker County Sheriff’s Department for April 9-15, 2015.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for April 3-9, 2015.
A LaFayette man said someone stole his utility trailer and two mowers that were parked by his garage.
Two women were arrested in Fort Oglethorpe after one woman allegedly tried to shoplift a pack of air fresheners from a convenience store while the duo was under the influence of alcohol, police say.
A Chattanooga, Tenn., man was arrested in Fort Oglethorpe when he was found to be in possession of drugs after leading police on a foot chase across Battlefield Parkway, authorities say.
A Ringgold woman woke up to the fright of her life when she found a strange man rummaging through her bathroom during a burglary attempt, police say.
A LaFayette man was arrested in Catoosa County after allegedly trying to steal more than $200 worth of knives from the Fort Oglethorpe K-Mart, police say.
A Rossville pawnshop owner told authorities someone tried cutting a hole in the roof of his business off LaFayette Road in Rossville.
Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for April 2-9, 2015.
A LaFayette woman told police her son “held up” two would-be food thieves inside her residence.
The LaFayette Police Department is searching for two suspects involved in an aerosol gun drive-by shooting at the Queen City Bistro in LaFayette on Saturday, April 11.
A LaFayette man who had just been released from jail, as well as two women, were arrested for possession of methamphetamine and other drugs.
A Ringgold woman was arrested at the LaFayette Bi-Lo when she was caught stealing an assortment of meats that she was concealing in her purse.
A Ringgold woman and her son were arrested on drug charges after detectives discovered marijuana and distribution materials in their apartment.
· Between 12:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 4, a residential burglary occurred in the 600 block of Prater Road in Rossville, in which $450 electronics was stolen.
Here is the arrest report for the Walker County Sheriff’s Department for April 2-8, 2015.
A LaFayette man was driving around midnight Friday, April 10, when an officer noticed him and realized he was driving on a suspended license and was in possession of methamphetamine.
The Fort Oglethorpe Police Department has released more information regarding last week’s armed robbery on Cloud Springs Road, which left one man wounded and two male suspects on the run.
Catoosa County sheriff’s detectives arrested two men and two women at a Ringgold residence after an anonymous complaint lead to the discovery of drugs.
Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for March 27 to April 2, 2015.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for March 27 to April 2, 2015.
On Tuesday, April 14, the Ringgold Police Department will host its second annual Benefit Golf Tournament to raise money for the Hunter Worley Foundation.
A LaFayette woman was charged with cruelty to children and obstruction after she allegedly locked her child out of her house and locked herself and two small children inside her residence.
The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department on Monday arrested 33-year-old Michael Andrew Phillips, who was on the list of the county’s Mosted Wanted.
A woman looking for a house to rent in Chickamauga was a victim of a scam in which she was tricked into sending a $715 security deposit for a fraudulent rental property in Chickamauga.
A man said, due to recent burglaries in his area, he secured his shed at his property off Myers Road in Chickamauga, only for the burglar to break in and steal his electric wheelchair and various tools.
Just about the time everyone thought the Ebola crisis in Africa was dying down, Phoenix Air Group Inc. in Cartersville got a call that led to seven transports over the course of eight days.