* Anthony Mark Scales, 48, 104 Hite Drive, Bristol,
Va., was arrested Sunday by Carter County Sheriff's Department
Deputy Jeffrey Markland following a traffic stop. Scales was
charged with second-offense DUI.
Hit and run
* Charlotte Cannon, 926 Highway 91 reported Nov.
20 to CCSD Deputy Todd Hamm that someone had damaged her daughter's
mailbox along with several others, leaving them lying in the
front yard. According to the report, it appeared that a vehicle
had been traveling north on Highway 91 when it left the roadway,
struck a row of mailboxes, and sideswiped a utility pole,
then continued through two yards before returning to the road
and leaving the scene.
* Valerie Teaster, 41, 2740 Siam Road, reported
Nov. 21 to CCSD Sgt. Penny Cornett that someone broke into
her residence and ransacked it about a week prior. On Nov.
21, Teaster said someone had tried to break into the residence
again by removing the handle from the screen door and cutting
the top of the screen.
* Teresa Owens of Cindy's Crafts, 2532 Old Elizabethton
Highway, reported Nov. 20 to CCSD Sgt. Patrick Johnson that
when she arrived at work she found the Coke machine at the
front of the business open and the change box missing along
with an undetermined amount of money. The machine was not
damaged and it appeared that a key was used to open it.
* Elizabethton Police Department Sgt. Charles
Moreland was dispatched Nov. 20 to Happy Valley High School's
baseball field regarding two Coke machines which had been
entered. The locks had been torched and melted. The Cokes
and money were missing.
* Sabrina Michelle Smith, 39, 1294 Bluefield
Ave., reported Nov. 20 to EPD Ptl. Shannon Peters that someone
had stolen a white box containing methadone from her residence.
Nothing else appeared to be missing.
* Rona Mae Marsh, 72, 103 Mill Pond Road, reported
Nov. 20 to CCSD Deputy Todd Hamm that her 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier
was stolen from her driveway. Marsh said her ignition key
was missing but she could not remember whether it had been
left in the vehicle.
* EPD Sgt. Roger Crowe was dispatched Nov. 20
to the laundromat in the Bemberg Shopping Center on West Elk
Avenue regarding an indecent exposure call. The victim told
the officer that a white male who appeared to be in his 30s,
about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing around 175 pounds
with reddish-brown hair, beard, mustache and glasses, came
up to her while she was in the laundromat and made lewd remarks,
then exposed himself. The victim said he then left, heading
in the direction of Wal-Mart. The area was searched but the
suspect was not found.