* Timothy Q. Richards, 19, 124 Sneed Hill Road,
was arrested Wednesday by Carter County Sheriff's Department
Deputy Jim Whaley on a warrant charging him with violation
* Anthony Guinn, 20, 118 Spears Ave., was arrested
Tuesday by CCSD Deputy Melissa Nichols on a warrant charging
him with arson.
* Mark W. Pruitt, 30, 265 Hopkins Road, Piney
Flats, was arrested Thursday by officers of Sullivan County
Sheriff's Office following investigation by the Criminal Investigation
Division. On July 29, Joseph W. East, 38, 1236 Rice Cross
Road, Piney Flats, reported the theft of a 2000 Kubota tractor
from his residence, which was under construction. The tractor,
valued at more than $10,000, was recovered in a wooded area
behind a residence on Sharpes Hollow Road. Pruitt was charged
with theft over $10,000.
* Clarence David Gobble, 34, 1298 Bluefield Ave.,
was issued a summons Wednesday by Elizabethton Police Department
Ptl. Joey Proffitt charging him with theft under $500 after
he allegedly took two children's toys without paying for them
from Dollar General Store, 137 W. Elk Ave.
* Officers of Johnson City Police Bureau responded
around 1:28 a.m. Thursday to the scene of an aggravated robbery
at Holiday Beverage, 2506 N. Roan St. Employees reported that
one white male entered the store and demanded money, then
ran from the store with an undetermined amount of cash. The
investigation is continuing. Persons with information are
asked to contact the Johnson City Police Bureau's Criminal
Investigation Division at 434-6166 or Crimestoppers, 434-6158.
* CCSD Deputy Kenneth Cornett responded Wednesday
to Napa Auto Parts in Roan Mountain in reference to a drinking
machine that had been broken into. Jack Johnson told the officer
that sometime during the night someone used a key to open
the drink machine and emptied the change box. The officer
then checked other businesses and found several other machines
that had been broken into, including a Pepsi machine at Roan
Mountain Supermarket and a Pepsi machine at Cloudland Food
* Gary Carden, 37, 214 W. H St., reported Wednesday
to CCSD Deputy Jim Whaley that someone broke out the driver's
side window of his vehicle and removed a Sony CD player valued
at $240. Damage to the vehicle was estimated at $300. The
vehicle was parked at Hal's Auto Sales, 1016 Bristol Hwy.
* Christie Ann Brown, 26, 500 Trudy St., reported
Wednesday to EPD Ptl. Jason Shaw that someone had slashed
all four tires on her vehicle while it was parked in the rear
parking lot of 1300 Arney St.
* Roy Rash, 42, 322-1/2 Race St., Lot 4, reported
Wednesday to EPD Sgt. Matt Bailey that his residence was entered
by someone breaking out the window and forcing open the door.
Nothing appeared to be missing.
* Daphne Anderson, 25, 322-1/2 Race St., Lot
6, reported Wednesday to EPD Ptl. Tonya Scott that she was
checking her residence due to a break-in at a nearby residence
and found pry marks on her back door. The marks appeared to
have been made with a screwdriver. Nothing was found to be
missing at the time of the report.