FOOT CHASE IN GLASGOW LEADS TO DRUG ARREST PDF Print
Friday, 15 March 2013 06:48

At 7:47 pm, Thursday, March 14, Glasgow Police Officers Houchens and Cowan arrived at 508 Bunch Avenue in response to a reported domestic disturbance.

 

Upon their arrival, a subject identified as 35 year old Oliver R. Bratcher, Jr. of Summer Shade Road, was seen running from the scene which initiated a short foot pursuit by both Officers.

 

After subduing and taking Bratcher into custody, it was determined that he was manifestly under the influence of alcohol.

 

A bag he was carrying during the chase was searched at the scene which yielded pill bottles, one containing suspected marijuana, the other, suspected marijuana seeds. Other items found in the bag were a syringe, pipe and a spoon with drug residue.

 

Oliver R. Bratcher, Jr. is charged with:

 

1. FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE (ON FOOT)

 

2. ALCOHOL INTOXICATION IN A PUBLIC PLACE, 3RD OR > OFFENSE IN 12 MONTHS

 

3. POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA

 

4. POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA.

 

 

 

 

This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

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