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CPD arrest gang member involved in shots fired call

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

Chattanooga police arrested two gang members involved in a shots fired call on Rossville Blvd. 

Police say an officer was in the area of the shots fired call. Witnesses told the officer the suspects were driving a 4-door silver sedan. Minutes later, CPD officers at the intersection of Crescent Circle and East 30th St. saw a silver Hyundai Sonata pass by them at a high rate of speed. While officers pursued the vehicle they saw the passenger had thrown an object out of the car of the window. 

Police chased the suspect's vehicle for several blocks the occupants stopped and fled on foot in the 3700 block of Chandler Ave. A foot pursuit ensued with officers taking both men into custody. Officers identified the driver of the vehicle as validated Bounty Hunter Blood gang member, DeKendrick Trammell and the passenger as Jubal Grundy. The vehicle the suspects were traveling in was found to be stolen out of Walker County, Georgia. 

Officers returned to the area of the shots fired call where they found multiple shell casings. Another officer returned to the 3000 block of Crescent Circle where he saw an object thrown from the suspect's vehicle. There he located a Taurus 9MM handgun with an extended magazine and serial number filed off the firearm. 

DeKendrick Trammell has been charged with Evading Arrest, Tampering with or Fabricating Evidence, Altering of Items Permanent Number, Driving on Revoked, Suspended or Cancelled License, Theft of Property, Possession of Firearm During Commission or Attempt to Commit a Crime, plus 8 additional charges.

Jubal Grundy has been charged with Evading Arrest, Tampering with or Fabricating Evidence, Altering of Items Permanent Number, Theft of Property, Possession of Firearm During Commission or Attempt to Commit a Crime, plus 2 additional charges.

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