Federal Agents Arrest Chattanooga Man On Charges Of Distributing Deadly Fentanyl – The Chattanoogan

Federal agents have arrested a Chattanooga man on charges of distributing ice methamphetarnine as well as deadly fentanyl.
Dequan Marquis Cooper, 32, was arrested on Thursday while receiving an illegal drug shipment from a new source of supply, agents said. He is charged with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl.
Chattanooga Police recently said there had been 10 overdose deaths here in just the first two weeks of February. 
They said Cooper has been operating out of condos in the Shallowford Road and Lee Highway areas.
Agents said the Nashville courier came to 2151 Vaden Village Dr. on Feb. 14. At 10:11 p.m., agents saw a black Dodge Durango pull onto Vaden Village Drive from Ballard Drive. 
The agents got permission to tap Cooper’s phone and recorded conversations with “Pooh” detailing arrangements for illegal drugs to be brought from Nashville to Chattanooga.
At one point, Cooper said he had paid $33,000 to get Pooh’s cousin out of jail.
 
 
February 22, 2022
February 21, 2022
February 21, 2022
Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ADAIR, MELISSA BROOK 2407 HICKORY VALLEY RD CHATTANOOGA, 37421 Age at Arrest: 42 years old Arresting Agency: Collegedale Police Booked … (click for more)
Police noticed a white male sitting inside a car in a vacant lot on Clio Avenue. The lot appeared to be storage for a mechanic shop next door, as there were numerous broken down cars there. The … (click for more)
The Collegedale Police Department will be getting license plate readers from Flock Group, Inc. Police Chief Jack Sapp said the company will be giving Collegedale access to one or two demo units … (click for more)
Here is the latest Hamilton County arrest report: ADAIR, MELISSA BROOK 2407 HICKORY VALLEY RD CHATTANOOGA, 37421 Age at Arrest: 42 years old Arresting Agency: Collegedale Police Booked for Previous Charges or Other Reason(s) COTTERMAN, MAURICE DALE HOMELESS RINGGOLD, 30736 Age at Arrest: 39 years old Arresting Agency: Lookout Mountain POSSESSION OF METH (SELL, … (click for more)
Police noticed a white male sitting inside a car in a vacant lot on Clio Avenue. The lot appeared to be storage for a mechanic shop next door, as there were numerous broken down cars there. The man told police he knew the man who owns the lot and vehicles and he has been given permission to sleep in this car if it is cold outside and he cannot get into a mission. The man did not … (click for more)
A trend towards nepotism is a noticeable – and not very attractive – element in this year’s Hamilton County GOP primary races. More than 240 years ago, the colonies threw off the idea of a divine monarchy established on the basis of blood relations rather than meritocracy. Indeed, a comparatively youthful America rose to worldwide prominence mostly on the basis that anyone who worked … (click for more)
I am being asked more and more frequently if I – as a longtime subscriber of Chattanooga’s newspapers – will pay $34 per month for that privilege when the Times Free Press goes to a digital-only replica this year. My answer is a sad “no,” just as I suspect many other former readers will respond to a ridiculous $408 yearly subscription price. I currently pay $42.80 for a 13-week … (click for more)
Before every free throw, five or perhaps six players jostle for positioning. In the rare (or sometimes not so rare) occasion the freebie goes awry, they want to be ready to either end the possession or give it new life. These players tend to be the largest of the bunch, giants who slam together and trade blows like trees in a windy storm. Winning this confrontation is often dependent … (click for more)
Some thoughts and notes about a busy weekend in Tennessee athletics: An SEC championship deserves praise, regardless of the sport. In this case, the acclaim goes to a program that has been underserved in this regard. The Lady Vols swimming & diving team won its second conference championship in three years, winning 17 medals and having 53 swimmers and divers qualify … (click for more)

source

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published.