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POLICE: two guns found on Student arrested at Brainerd High School
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF) – Hamilton County Schools Spokesperson Tim Hensley said it happened around dismissal on Friday. He said a student was in the parking lot with a group of students when an SRO saw the kid drop a gun.
Victim in shooting on Duncan Avenue in stable condition
Chattanooga police responded to a call of a person shot Thursday after 7 p.m. at the 2200 block of Chamberlain Ave. Police located the victim, a 57-year-old man, inside a residence. The victim is now in stable condition.
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Hamilton County Jail inmate dies early Friday morning, sheriff's office investigating
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A man arrested Thursday has died while in custody at Hamilton County Jail, according to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office. The HCSO released the following statement Friday night:
Volkswagen Chattanooga to shut down January 2nd-4th
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Volkswagen Chattanooga tells NewsChannel 9 it will shut its plant entirely down from January 2nd through January 4th, 2019. VW Chattanooga spokeswoman Amanda Plecas says the shutdown is to "mitigate the impact of new investment in the factory to build the new Atlas Cross Sport a
Boys and Girls Club of Chattanooga leader has dedicated life to improving lives of others
The leader of the Boys and Girls Club of Chattanooga is retiring after 50 years with the organization. Michael Cranford has dedicated his life to improving the lives of others.
Protests at Chattanooga city council
A city council meeting was interrupted in Chattanooga by protesters demanding justice. The demonstration happened after a viral video showed a Hamilton County deputy beating a handcuffed man.
Chattanooga police sergeant taken into custody for solicitation of prostitution
The Chattanooga Police Department opened an internal investigation of a sergeant in CPD's Investigations Bureau on Thursday, Dec. 13, according to a department news release. CPD launched the internal affairs investigation after the sergeant was taken into custody for solicitation of prostitution dur
Brainerd HS student arrested after bringing gun to school Friday
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Just days aftera fight at Brainerd High, police were again called to the school. This time, administrators say a student was arrested for bringing a gun to school on Friday.
Ashland Terrace Road Project Delayed Again Due To Weather
The City of Red Bank has announced a second delay in the Ashland Terrace road project. In addition to the numerous periods of heavy rains and below normal temperatures, the upcoming holidays and length of time the concrete needs to cure are additional factors delaying the completion date to Jan. 4,
Video of Tennessee detective beating man sparks calls for firing, prosecution
HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. — The attorney for a black Tennessee man whose beating by a white sheriff's officer while he was handcuffed was caught on video says the officer should be fired immediately and then prosecuted.
Chattanooga firefighters quickly extinguish kitchen fire Friday
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Chattanooga firefighters were able to quickly put out a fire that started in a kitchen Friday afternoon. It happened around 2 p.m. at a home on 3926 Laird Lane.
Bomb threats made at eight locations in Hamilton County
HAMILTON COUNTY, Tenn. (WDEF) – Soddy Daisy Police said they got a call around 1:24 Thursday afternoon about a bomb threat that came to the Sequoyah Health Center. Authorities said the Chattanooga Bomb Squad was brought in, the center was evacuated and nearby buildings were put on lockdown before ev
Area sports notes: UTC women fall 68-65 in overtime
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga women's basketball team lost 68-65 in overtime Thursday night at Northern Colorado. Before losing for the fifth time in a row, the visiting Mocs (4-7) trailed 22-14 after one quarter but only 29-28 at halftime and were tied at 40 and 59 after the next two peri
Wave of hoax bomb threats made across U.S., including Chattanooga area
NEW YORK (AP) — A wave of bomb threats emailed Thursday to hundreds of schools, businesses and government buildings across the U.S. triggered searches, evacuations and fear — but there were no signs of explosives, and authorities said the scare appeared to be a crude extortion attempt.
Chattanooga PD: 1 person hospitalized after shooting on Chamberlain Avenue
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Chattanooga Police say a person was taken to the hospital after being shot Thursday evening. It happened on Chamberlain Avenue. Police spokesman Trevor Tomas says that the person was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The person's condition is not known at this time.
Fumes Force Evacuation Of City Hall Friday Morning
Chattanooga firefighters responded to a report of a gas leak around 8 a.m. on Friday at City Hall. Employees inside City Hall reported smelling a chemical odor and called 911. Upon arrival, Battalion Chief Ashley May ordered the evacuation of city hall as a precaution.
TBI, Chattanooga PD investigating after sergeant arrested for soliciting prostitution
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — The Chattanooga Police Department has started an internal investigation after one of their sergeants was taken into custody, charged with soliciting prostitution.
County School Board Approves Open Enrollment At 7 Schools
The County School Board on Thursday approved a resolution setting open enrollment at seven county schools. They include Dalewood Middle School, Howard Middle School, Lookout Valley Middle/High School, Red Bank Middle School, Rivermont Elementary School, Soddy Daisy Middle School and Woodmore Element
Charles Toney's attorney calls for Hamilton County detective's job at news conference
This story was updated Dec. 13, 2018, at 6:16 p.m. with more information. Advocates for a 25-year-old musician who was punched and kicked by law enforcement while handcuffed gathered Thursday to demand justice and urge community members to remain vigilant about it.