* Robert Allen Byrd, 28, 3667 Eagles Road, MacClesfield,
N.C., was arrested Monday by Carter County Sheriff's Department
Deputy Janice Mitchell on a warrant charging him with violation
* Ronald Jay Bardo, 39, 331 Milligan View Road
#13, Johnson City, was arrested Monday by CCSD Deputy Eric
Buck on a warrant charging him with violation of probation
and a capias charging him with failure to appear on violation
of an order of protection.
* Terry A. Potter, 37, Broad Street Bridge, was
taken into protective custody Monday by Elizabethton Police
Department Capt. Rusty Verran after the officer was dispatched
to Raceway on Broad Street regarding an emotionally upset
individual wanting help. Potter told the officer that he wanted
to seek treatment for his addiction to alcohol and that he
had been residing under the Broad Street Bridge and couldn't
continue living that lifestyle. Potter said that on the previous
night he had thought about hanging himself by a sheet under
the bridge. He was transported to Sycamore Shoals Hospital
for evaluation and later committed to Woodridge.
* EPD Ptl. Mike McIntosh was dispatched Monday
to Whisper Creek Apartments regarding marijuana plants which
had been found. Clarence Carroll, 37, 106 Reeser Road, Johnson
City, owner of the apartments, told the officer that a couple
who owed him back rent had been served an eviction notice.
Carroll escorted the officer inside the residence, where the
couple were still in the process of moving, and pointed out
four marijuana plants sitting on the kitchen counter next
to the sink. The plants were confiscated and charges are pending.
* Gary W. Barnett, 32, 322-1/2 Race St., reported
Monday to EPD Ptl. Brooke Mullins that a set of Mustang blade
directional wheels were stolen from his porch during the night.
* Sonny Mottern, 279 Huckleberry Road, Bluff
City, reported Monday to CCSD Deputy C.J. Whaley that someone
entered Brick Christian Church on Watauga Road and removed
three clocks from the church. Other items were piled up near
the rear door but were not taken.