By: Eddy Gifford, Publisher
The Dade County
Sheriff’s Department reported last week that Joshua Lee Bradford had been
picked up by Federal Marshals on an escape warrant on June 6 in the East
Brainerd area of Chattanooga, Tenn.
overpowered and escaped from Dade County deputies when he was transported to
Hutcheson Medical Center after he told officers he needed medical attention for
a large amount of drugs he had taken.
taken to Catoosa County and later returned to Dade County where he posted
$3,000 bond while awaiting a court date.
Sheriff Ray Cross thanked members of the U.S. Marshal’s office in the
apprehension of Bradford and other departments who assisted in the search.
escaped some two months prior to his arrest last week.