The following information is courtesy of the East Ridge Police Department.
Day Shift- March 8, 2023
23-002751- 1100 BLK Greens Lake Road- Auto Theft- Police spoke with the complainant about a stolen 1996 Kawasaki KMX dirt bike. He informed police he saw a subject known to him on March 7, 2023 as well as the morning of March 8, 2023 and believes he is the suspect in the taking of his dirt bike. The complainant did not have a tag number or VIN to provide to police. He described the dirt bike as green in color with no seat. The victim has video footage that he sent to police through email but the footage is unable to be viewed due to technical difficulties.
23-002754- 7600 BLK Standifer Gap Road- Warrant Service- A woman was served several East Ridge warrants at Silverdale.
23-002755- 5300 BLK Ringgold Road-Theft- The caller advised two unknown suspects, a male and female, entered the store and attempted to purchase a Visa Vanilla Gift Card for $100 in value. The suspects then requested the transaction to increase to $300 which required a manager’s approval. The manager entered a code to approve the transaction. While the female distracted the manager, the male suspect touched the screen of the register and the charge against the credit card did not complete but the gift card was activated for the amount of $440. The couple departed from the store with gift card in their possession without having paid for it. The victim provided police with a copy of in-store security camera recording.
23-002756- 6600 BLK Ringgold Road- Drug Arrest- A man was arrested and charged with possession of meth following a traffic stop.
23-002770- 7609 Standifer Gap Road- Warrant Service- A man was served East Ridge warrants at Silverdale.
Night Shift March 8, 2023
23-002775-3700 BLK Ringgold Road- Suspicious Activity- Following an encounter at this location, officers were informed of an individual taking pictures of the cash registers inside of the business. After making initial contact with the individuals they advised they were leaving the area and observed to have left the scene in a white Dodge Avenger. One was found to have multiple warrants out of Red Bank and he was taken into custody before he was able to leave the scene. A BOLO was put out for the vehicle to other officers.
23-002777- 2400 Market Street- Arrest-Warrant- A man was arrested on an Alias Capias warrant for Domestic Assault.
23-002779- 300 BLK Camp Jordan Parkway- Traffic Stop- A woman was issued a misdemeanor citation for driving on suspended during a traffic stop. She was also issued several traffic citations.
23-002784- 4300 BLK Ringgold Road- Citation-Misdemeanor-Drug Paraphernalia- A woman was misdemeanor cited for Unlawful Drug Paraphernalia after someone called about her appearing “out of it” when she picked up pizza.
23-002785- 6500 BLK Ringgold Rd- Warrant Arrests- Police contacted two females at the gas station. Both found to have outstanding warrants for their arrest. Both were taken into custody and transported to jail on their warrants.
23-002787- 7609 Standifer Gap Road- Arrest-Warrant- A man was arrested on warrants for Public Intoxication, Unlawful Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Schedule II.