The following information was compiled from ERPD “pass along reports.”
March 9 Day Shift
22-003270- I-24 West- Aggravated Assault/Road Rage-
The complainant called to advised she was a victim of a road rage incident. She advised the incident began when she attempted to change lanes at the I-75 north split onto I-24 west and a driver in a gray SUV became agitated. The woman stated the gray SUV baring GA plate CRG3778 with a white male driver with brown hair started following her, then around the 183 mile marker on I-24 he pulled up beside her, rolled his driver side window down, and brandished a black handgun. The woman stated she then got off at the 4th Ave exit in Chattanooga to deter any additional problems. Complainant could not offer any further description on the driver and stated she was more focused on the gun at the time.
22-003276- 500 block of McBrien Road- Evading-
While on patrol police observed a silver BMW speeding and confirmed its speed as 53 MPH in a 30 MPH zone. When the vehicle passed, police observed what appeared to be a male operating the vehicle. A traffic stop was conducted. As the officer approached the vehicle the driver fled the stop north on McBrien Road. This investigation is ongoing. Warrants pending identification of the driver.
22-003278- 700 block Flinn Drive- Missing Person-
The caller advised of a male subject that has been missing for about two weeks. She advised he is a drug addict and could be suicidal. On scene police spoke with a woman. She advised her thirty-one-year-old son is currently missing. While speaking to her police determined her son to have active warrants for his arrest, and federal officers with Homeland Security attempting to locate him.
22-003309 Assist Other Agency:
Hamilton County Sheriff’s Department asked for assistance at Moore and Brainerd Rd. to set a perimeter for a suspect that fled on foot following a pursuit. The suspect, Marc Smith, Aka Cash, was not located. Later ERPD witnessed his mother leaving her home on Gleason Drive and surveilled her to the location where officers had last seen Smith. Officers observed Smith come from behind a house and enter her vehicle. A stop was conducted, and Smith was taken into custody without incident and turned over to the Sheriff’s Office.
22-003306: 1410 Mack Smith Rd/Narcotics Arrest:
Officers were dispatched to the parking lot of the Budgetel in reference to a subject who had fallen asleep behind the wheel. The subject was identified and found to be in possession of marijuana THC gummies (7g). A consent search of his hotel room # 4209 yielded pressed “m box 30” fentanyl pills (2)—a misdemeanor citation was issued.
22-003308: 1410 Mack Smith Rd/Aggravated Domestic Assault:
While investigating the narcotics violation above, officers observed signs of an assault involving lacerations to the neck and abdomen of a male subject. He advised that he and his girlfriend had been in a fight earlier in the day in which she cut him with box cutters. Rescue responded and treated him for his injuries. He refused transport. His girlfriend left the hotel earlier in the day. Warrants will be sought.
Waterhouse/ Everglades (Warrant Service)22-003304:
Catoosa County arrested Travis Allen on a Walker County warrant, following ERPD traffic stop that rolled into Catoosa County.
3600 Ringgold Road (22-003311)
Maleah Afman was arrested on a Putman County warrant during a traffic stop at this location.