CLEVELAND, Tenn. — There will be no Cleveland Municipal Court on Thursday because of funeral services for Officer Justin Maples, City Manager Janice Casteel announced this afternoon.
City court is asking people to contact the city between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at 423-472-4551 to reschedule court dates.
Maples died Sunday night in a crash while responding to fellow officers' call for assistance during a stolen car chase.
The funeral is Thursday at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church.
Randall Higgins covers news in Cleveland, Tenn., for the Times Free Press. He started work with the Chattanooga Times in 1977 and joined the staff of the Chattanooga Times Free Press when the Free Press and Times merged in 1999. Randall has covered Southeast Tennessee, Northwest Georgia and Alabama. He now covers Cleveland and Bradley County and the neighboring region. Randall is a Cleveland native. He has bachelor’s degree from Tennessee Technological University. His awards ...