Suspects involved in last weeks high-speed chase which ended in Alabama charged in Georgia Monday
Four felony suspects who lead multiple law-enforcement agencies on a high-speed chase across state lines were charged in Chattooga County, Georgia today (Monday, April 22nd). On April 19, 2019, the Summerville Police Department was given a BOLO (Be on the Lookout) for a red Acura SUV that had just committed a theft at the Dunham’s Sports store located in Rome, GA. Officer Phillip Cox and Officer Matt Pritchard made contact with the vehicle on Rome Boulevard (Highway 27). Officers attempted to stop the vehicle. The vehicle fled traveling northbound on Rome Boulevard turning left onto Highway 114. At one point during the high speed pursuit, the driver tried to ram Officer Cox’s patrol vehicle. The vehicle fled from officers on Highway 114 and crossed over the state line into Alabama. Cherokee County (AL) deputies joined the pursuit. The vehicle wrecked into a wooded area passed the 4-way stop in Gaylesville, AL. All of the occupants of the vehicle tried to flee on foot but was apprehended by Law Enforcement. Four suspects were taken into custody and transported to the Cherokee County Detention Center. Detective Ty Hutchins assisted the Rome Police Department and Cherokee County (AL) deputies in the investigation of the theft that occurred in Rome, GA and pursuit that ended in Alabama. Det. Hutchins obtained arrest warrants for 4 individuals who are:
Tywan Lamont Hatcher (22) of Madison, TN charged with Aggravated Assault on a Peace Officer, Fleeing and Attempting to Elude (Felony) (2 counts), Theft by Receiving Stolen Property (Felony), Reckless Driving and several other traffic offenses.
Tavarus Tremonte Crutcher (22) of Nashville, TN charged with Theft by Receiving Stolen Property (Felony)
Adriana Omesha Christain (19) of Nashville, TN charged with Theft by Receiving Stolen Property (Felony)
Mykia Myshay Crutcher (23) of Nashville, TN charged with Theft by Receiving Stolen Property (Felony)
Summerville PD posted on their Facebook page saying “Great job by all officers and agencies involved in the apprehension of the suspects and investigation of this incident.”