* John Edward Ramey, 46, 147 Long Leaf Pine Circle,
Sanford, Fla., was arrested Saturday by Elizabethton Police
Department Ptl. Jennifer Mayberry following a traffic stop.
Ramey was charged with DUI and violation of implied consent.
* Carlos (last name unknown), 124 Reeser Road,
#54, Johnson City, was arrested Friday by EPD Ptl. Jennifer
Mayberry after she and Sgt. Roger Crowe responded to the residence
on a disturbance call. Officers spoke to a Hispanic male who
advised that everyone would quieten down. Officers observed
a male subject run to the living area and hide under a blanket.
Another male subject was observed to have a bloody nose. All
male subjects in the apartment appeared to be intoxicated
and were advised to stay inside. As officers were leaving,
the subject with the bloody nose, Carlos, came out the front
door and stumbled into the parking lot, according to the report.
Ptl. Mayberry and Sgt. Crowe caught the subject and attempted
to place him under arrest for public intoxication, at which
time he became combative. He was transported to the sheriff's
department where he refused to exit the vehicle and was assisted
by the officer. While attempting to remove the handcuffs,
Carlos again became combative and had to be subdued. He additionally
was charged with resisting arrest.
* Angela K. Lowe, 25, 1302 Arney St., was arrested
Saturday by EPD Ptl. Kevin Cable following a traffic stop
for improper registration. A records check revealed Lowe was
wanted on outstanding warrants. She was arrested and transported
to Carter County Jail where warrants were served, charging
her with violation of probation, auto burglary, theft under
$500 and assault.
* Randy Frank Hatley Jr., 18, 358 Pleasant Hill
Place, Bluff City, was arrested Saturday by EPD Ptl. Jennifer
Mayberry after he was observed fishtailing a vehicle in Ingles
parking lot where pedestrians were present. The vehicle was
stopped in the Elizabethton High School parking lot and the
driver identified as Hatley. He was charged with reckless
* Thad J. Buckles, 18, 213 Holston Ave., and
a 17-year-old male juvenile were arrested Sunday by EPD Sgt.
Roger Crowe after the officer responded to a domestic call
in which Buckles allegedly threatened to kill his mother.
Patricia Ann Buckles, 52, same address, said she came home
and found the house trashed by her son and the juvenile. She
said she got into an argument with her son and told him to
leave. As he exited the house, he picked up a chair and threw
it at the door, damaging it, then stated to Mrs. Buckles,
"I'll f...ing kill you.' He turned around and started for
his mother but was stopped by another person at the scene.
Thad Buckles and the juvenile then left the residence and
later were located nearby. According to the report, the house
was totally trashed, doors busted, and food thrown everywhere.
Buckles was charged with felony vandalism under domestic violence.
The juvenile was charged with felony vandalism and failure
to obey a police officer. He was transported to Johnson City
Juvenile Detention Center.
* Stephanie Vance, 33, 13201 Shevman Tour Hwy.,
New Orleans, La., was arrested Saturday by EPD Ptl. Jerry
Bradley and charged with public intoxication.
* Richard Lynn Greenwell, 20, 614 Garrison Hollow
Road, was arrested Sunday and charged with aggravated assault
under domestic violence. Crystal Presnell, 20, same address,
told Carter County Sheriff's Department Deputy Laverne Julian
that she and her live-in boyfriend, Greenwell, had gotten
into an argument Saturday because she didn't have supper ready.
He then left and came home the next day, intoxicated. Another
verbal argument ensued, after which she left, walking. Greenwell
came out of the residence, got into his Grand Am and struck
her in the right leg, knocking her down, according to the
report. Law enforcement officers and Carter County Rescue
Squad members were dispatched, however, Greenwell had left
the scene. He was later arrested at a school in Siam.
* Robert Bramlette, 21, 166 Burley Shoun Lane,
Mountain City, was arrested Sunday by CCSD Deputy Laverne
Julian on a warrant out of Greene County charging him with
violation of probation.
* Wendell Field Loving, 41, 353 Cripple Creek
Loop, was arrested Sunday by CCSD Sgt. Keith Range following
a domestic dispute. Mrs. Loving had a busted and swollen bottom
lip and a cut on her forehead between her eyes. Loving said
she and her husband had gotten into an argument and at one
point he began striking her about the face. Wendell Loving
was observed to have a small cut on the right hand around
the knuckle area. He was charged with assault under domestic
* Kevin Myron Lipford, 41, 216 Lovers Lane, was
arrested Sunday by CCSD Deputy Bradley Johnson on a warrant
charging him with domestic assault and domestic vandalism.
* Michael Saylor, 34, 1919 Lone Oak Road, Johnson
City, was arrested Monday by CCSD Deputy Dean Jones after
the officer responded to a domestic disturbance. According
to the report, Melissa Saylor told the officer that her ex-husband
came to the house uninvited and hit her in the head and neck
area, threw her on the floor and kicked her. Mrs. Saylor was
observed to have a red mark on the right side of her neck.
Saylor said he did hit his ex-wife in the leg and grabbed
her and pushed her away because she was trying to stop him
from evicting a male guest from her house. Saylor was charged
with assault under domestic violence.
* Farrell Ray Perkins, 35, 1023 Little Elk Road,
Elk Park, N.C., was arrested Sunday by CCSD Deputy Dean Jones
after the officer responded to 177 Duck Branch Road regarding
a prowler. When the officer turned onto Duck Branch Road,
he observed a red pickup back from the driveway into a ditch
and then back on the roadway. The pickup pulled to the side
of the road and when the officer pulled up to the truck, it
sped off. The officer turned on the vehicle and boloed the
vehicle to Lt. S. Lewis, who was traveling on Cove Creek Road.
Lt. Lewis said the vehicle passed him at a high rate of speed
and he also turned on the vehicle, stopping it on Highway
143. Deputy Jones observed a 9-inch Bowie knife strapped to
Perkins' leg. Perkins was asked what he had been doing at
177 Duck Branch Road. Perkins said he was hunting and was
not at the residence. The officer detected an odor of alcohol
coming from Perkins and asked him to perform some field sobriety
tasks. Perkins told the officer he was harassing him because
of Osama bin Laden. Perkins was unable to perform the tasks
to the officer's satisfaction and was told that he was under
arrest for DUI. Perkins said this was not fair because he
was just hunting. The officer advised Perkins it was 1:30
a.m. A Mossberg .12-gauge shotgun with a loaded chamber was
found on the front seat of Perkins' vehicle. Perkins was charged
with going armed, possession of open container, possession
of a firearm while intoxicated, violation of implied consent,
fifth-offense DUI, third-offense driving on revoked license
and violation of habitual motor offender.