The following information is courtesy of the East Ridge Police Department.
Day Shift August 10
23-010082- 1300 BLK Laredo Avenue- Suspicious Vehicle- The caller advised of a black sedan driving the neighborhood. Police did not locate the vehicle during an area patrol.
23-010084- 6600 BLK Ringgold Road- Suspicious Person- An employee reported there was a homeless female party sleeping under the canopy who had previously been told to leave. While speaking with her she appeared to be highly intoxicated. She was taken into custody for public intoxication.
23-010087- 1400 BLK Mack Smith Road- Suspicious Person- The caller advised of a homeless male in the lot with a ball bat and a machete. Police encountered the man who was checked for warrants and advised to move along. The ball bat and machete were put into property.
23-010093- 5600 BLK Ringgold Road- Disorder- The caller advised a female was in the business refusing to leave. She was advised to leave per the business owner’s request.
Night Shift August 10
23-010106 – 6400 BLK Ringgold Rd – Disorder – Police were dispatched to a disorder. Officers spoke with complainant who stated that the suspect was causing a disturbance in the store by shouting towards staff members and talking to himself. The complainant requested that he be issued a trespass warning. Police spoke with the man who stated he understood he was trespassed and agreed to leave and not return.
23-010117 – 3300 BLK Ringgold Rd – Drug Overdose – Police responded to this location for a suspicious activity complaint at this location. A woman was found in her Honda Accord stating she had used methamphetamine earlier this day. She requested an ambulance and was transported.
23-010119 – 5700 BLK Ringgold Road – Assist other Agency – Following a traffic stop, Police arrested a woman on warrants out of Catoosa County Georgia. She was transported to Hamilton County Jail.
23-010124 – 5300 BLK Ringgold Road – Park and Walk – Police contacted a man in a Silver Ford Flex in a parking lot. Officers took him into custody for a warrant out of Hamilton County Criminal Court. Police searched the vehicle and located 7.8 grams of suspected fentanyl. Officers will be requesting warrants for Possession of Schedule II for resale and Possession of drug paraphernalia. He was transported to the Hamilton County Jail.