HCSO & ATF arrest burglary suspect in joint investigation - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

HCSO & ATF arrest burglary suspect in joint investigation

Posted: Updated:

A two month joint investigation into a reported aggravated assault and burglary of a residence that took place in the Hunter Road area in September, culminated in the arrest of Jeremy T. Pettway, 25, for a litany of felony charges relating to the September incident, Hamilton County Sheriff's Office said in a press release. 

Pettway was arrested without incident in the city limits of Chattanooga. The investigation was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives and the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division. 

HCSO Criminal Investigations Division had previously arrested Sylvester Kirkwood, 25, in September for aggravated burglary after he and Pettway fled the scene of the burglary after being confronted by the homeowner at which time they hit the vehicle the homeowner was occupying and then pulled a gun on the homeowner. 

Kirkwood has remained incarcerated in the Hamilton County Jail since his arrest in this case. 

Jeremy Pettway was arrested and booked into the Hamilton County Jail on charges of: Aggravated Burglary, Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Firearm with a Felony Conviction,
Theft Over $1,000, Vandalism Over $1,000, and Simple Possession of Marijuana.

Powered by Frankly