The customer who shot and killed a robber at an East Ridge convenience store on June 30 said the robber threw a cigarette rack at him and also threatened to kill a female clerk. Charles Russell also said that he fired when Anthony Edmonds reached for something. He said he thought he was going for a gun. East Ridge Police said Edmonds was armed with a meat cleaver that he wielded while chasing the clerk around the Marathon Fuel Station ... (click for more)
The District Attorney's Office defended a controversial suspended sentence in a rape case involving a substitute county school bus driver. Prosecutor Jason Demastus said the victim, who was 15 years old at the time of the March 2015 incident, was in agreement on the plea and refused to ... (click for more)
Dr. Larry Sargent, plastic surgeon renowned for his facial reconstructions, is leaving Chattanooga. He has helped multiple children, many from other countries, who were born with severe facial deformities. The senior partner in the Plastic Surgery Group announced his departure from the ... (click for more)
July 26, 2016
The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office has launched a program to protect deputies who might come into contact with fentanyl. The Sheriff’s Office is one of the few law enforcement agencies ... (click for more)
With a rise in use of opioids like heroin and fentanyl, the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office has launched a new program to protect deputies who might come into contact with fentanyl. ... (click for more)
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: AVIU, ALDRIN 3881 RUFUS RD MASON, Age at Arrest: 31 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga CRIMINAL IMPERSONATION ... (click for more)
Should all the county school board incumbents be voted out?