Suspect killed after pursuit involving Hamilton County SO ends in fatal crash in Catoosa County
Hamilton County, TN – Preliminary information indicates that earlier this afternoon, Chattanooga Police personnel responded to 2000 block of Gunbarrel Road for a reported overdose. Upon arrival of first responders, the victim (suspect) fled the scene. A short pursuit occurred however CPD eventually called off the pursuit. The vehicle continued out East Brained Road where HCSO deputies attempted a stop. Once again, the vehicle fled and traveled south on Ooltewah Ringgold Road. HCSO deputies pursued the vehicle into Catoosa County where it crashed. The suspect was pronounced deceased at the scene. The Georgia State Patrol (GSP) will be the investigating agency as the crash occurred in Georgia. No further details are available at this time.