High schoolers arrested in Signal Mountain underage drinking bus - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Working Together for You

SLIDESHOW: High schoolers arrested in Signal Mountain underage drinking bust

Posted: Updated:
SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN (Times Free Press) -

Signal Mountain police arrested 17 high school students from the Baylor School, Girls Preparatory School and the McCallie School last weekend and charged them with drinking alcohol under age, police said.

Chief Boyd Veal said officers cited the teenagers after receiving a complaint Sunday from neighbors who said the party was too loud. The owners were not at the home, police said.

Records show 10 of the arrested students are 18 years old: Anna Behrends, Shelby Dooley, Janis Johnston, Matthew Jones, Cam Linsley, Blake Maum, Anna Richardson, Kaitlyn Richardson, Elizabeth Swafford and Dylan Waxler. The other students arrested are not identified because of their status as juveniles.

"These are good kids," GPS Headmaster Randy Tucker said. "They are good students. They made a bad decision, and they will pay for it."

Read more from our news partner the Times Free Press.

  • NewsMore>>

  • Special Kneads: A new Georgia bakery

    Special Kneads: A new Georgia bakery

    Monday, September 1 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:18:16 GMT
     A small bakery in Georgia is getting big support from the community.  The bakery is also getting noticed for what it's doing that is unlike anywhere else and a hint is in the name.

    More
     A small bakery in Georgia is getting big support from the community.  The bakery is also getting noticed for what it's doing that is unlike anywhere else and a hint is in the name.


    More
  • Man stabs pitbull inside Newnan pet store

    Man stabs pitbull inside Newnan pet store

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:48 AM EDT2014-09-02 05:48:49 GMT
    Police are investigating the stabbing of a pit bull inside a Petsmart Sunday afternoon. It happened in front of dozens of families with children during one of the advertised adoption days.More
    Police are investigating the stabbing of a pit bull inside a Petsmart Sunday afternoon. It happened in front of dozens of families with children during one of the advertised adoption days.More
  • One hospitalized after possible stabbing

    One hospitalized after possible stabbing

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:12 AM EDT2014-09-02 05:12:35 GMT
    Chattanooga Police were called to a stabbing just before 8:00 Monday night.More
    Chattanooga Police were called to a stabbing just before 8:00 Monday night.More
Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

WRCB-TV
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.