According to a report filed by Bradley County Sheriff’s Office deputy Ben Clayton, Jennifer Moore’s vehicle had broken down at a Keller Lane address.
When she returned to her car later Wednesday evening, Moore found a window had been opened to gain entry.
Missing from the car was a purse, which contained a diamond ring.
Moore said the ring was a 2-carat white gold and diamond ring with a large center stone and smaller diamonds on either side.
The ring was valued at $9,500.
BCSO Criminal Investigations Division detectives were notified of the theft.
- Judy Culey of a Benton Pike address notified officials of a residential burglary which occurred Wednesday.
According to deputy Matt Landolt, who responded to the Culey residence, someone forced entry to the home and took a small caliber Browning handgun and a leather purse.
There was reportedly a small amount of cash inside the purse, according to the victim.
Criminal Investigations detectives responded to the scene to collect evidence.
The loss was estimated at $580.
Investigation is continuing.
- Tennessee Highway Patrol will be conducting Driver’s License Roadside Safety Checkpoints in Bradley County beginning this weekend.
The checkpoints will be set up in random location in the county.
According to THP officials, checkpoints are an effective means of recognizing the dangers presented to the driving public, by motorists who would violate the license laws of the state.
All scheduled checkpoints are contingent upon weather conditions and manpower availability.