On Monday, just before 8:30 p.m., two members of the East Ridge Crime Suppression Unit along with members of Charlie Team Patrol conducted a traffic stop which resulted in two arrests on multiple narcotics charges.
One subject was out on bond on the charge of Attempted Murder. This is the second time he has been arrested by East Ridge Police while out on bond.
Seized during the traffic stop was the following: 29.6 grams of powdered Fentanyl; 6.2 grams (786 dosage units) of pressed Fentanyl pills; $1,900 cash; Assorted drug paraphernalia.
These substances have no place in our community and the East Ridge Police Department will continue to actively seek out those who chose to sell narcotics, ERPD officials said.
According to Hamilton County Jail booking reports, Walter Fortson, 20, of a Carriage Park address in Chattanooga, was charged with Resisting Stop, Frisk and Halt, Possession of Fentanyl for Resale, Vandalism, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Kyla Trenae Nyree Poole, 20, of a Hickory Valley Road address, was booked on previous charges.