HCSO corrections employee arrested in Catoosa County for aggravated assault and cruelty to children
Hamilton County, TN - On September 6th, the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office of the off-duty arrest of HCSO Correctional Employee Timothy Smith for Aggravated Assault and Cruelty to Children after an incident occurred in their jurisdiction. Once notified, an internal investigation was immediately initiated as is our standard policy. Timothy Smith of Ross Street in Rossville has been placed on administrative leave with pay pending the outcome of an internal investigation conducted by the HCSO Internal Affairs Division and a criminal investigation conducted by the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office. As this is an ongoing internal investigation, no further details are available.