February 1, 2002

Arrests

   * Terry Allen Potter, 38, Elk Avenue Bridge, was arrested Wednesday by Elizabethton Police Department Ptl. Jason McCall following a warrant check. Potter was arrested on a capias charging him with failure to appear on fines and costs for seventh-offense DUI, third-offense driving on revoked, fifth-offense DUI and fourth-offense public intoxication. Carter County Sheriff's Department Deputy Mike Commons also arrested Potter on a warrant charging him with failure to serve jail time.
   * Clyde Edwin Roop, 52, 211 Taylor Hollow Road, was arrested Wednesday by CCSD Deputy Kenny Cornett after the officer responded to a disorderly person at the residence. Bertha Cable told the officer that her son, Clyde Roop, was out of control and was threatening her and her daughter with a shotgun. Roop was observed outside, yelling and very irate. He was charged with disorderly conduct under domestic violence.
   * David Mack Whaley, 35, 149 Little Stoney Creek Road, was arrested Wednesday by CCSD Deputy Jeff Markland and charged with public intoxication.
   * James Eugene Warren, 40, 149 Tiger Creek Road, Roan Mountain, was arrested Wednesday by CCSD Sgt. Keith Range and charged with second-offense DUI and criminal trespassing.
   * John Paul Smith, 30, 1014 E. Market St., Johnson City, was arrested Wednesday by CCSD Lt. Harvey Guess and charged with failure to appear on a show cause order and failure to appear on public intoxication.
   * Stevie Estep, 42, 223 Jim Deal Road, was issued a summons Wednesday by Elizabethton Police Department Ptl. Tonya Scott after the officer was dispatched to Food City, 920 Broad St., regarding a shoplifter. According to the report, Estep allegedly stuffed two rib-eye steaks down his pants and attempted to run from the building.
   * Timothy D. Lyons, 39, 103 Rosenbaum Private Drive, was issued citations Wednesday by EPD Ptl. Michael Merritt following a traffic stop. Lyons was cited for speeding and violation of financial responsibility.
   * Alan K. Lewis, 31, 107 E. K St., was issued citations Wednesday by EPD Ptl. Michael Merritt following a traffic stop. Lewis was cited for violation of financial responsibility law, driving on expired license and violation of registration law.
   * Steven Gregory Heaton, 38, 1008 DeJarnette St., was issued citations Tuesday by EPD Ptl. Michael Merritt following a traffic stop. Heaton was cited for speeding and violation of financial responsibility law.
   * Michelle Nelson, 22, 197 Ollie Collins Road, was issued citations Wednesday by EPD Ptl. Michael Merritt following a traffic stop. Nelson was cited for speeding and violation of financial responsibility law.
   * Samantha D. Oliver, 19, 148 John Glover Road, Hampton, was issued a citation Wednesday by EPD Ptl. Michael Merritt following a traffic stop. Oliver was cited for violation of financial responsibility law.
   * Cynthia Carol Carden, 23, 2353 Lakewood Drive, Johnson City, was issued summonses Wednesday by EPD Ptl. Richard Haney following a traffic stop. Carden was charged with speeding and driving on suspended license.
   * Carl Perry, 20, 417 Washington Ave., was arrested Wednesday by EPD Sgt. Matt Bailey after the officer was dispatched to the 400 block of Washington Avenue regarding a disturbance. Perry was arrested on an active warrant charging him with violation of probation.
   * Kathleen M. Dugan, 45, 2310 E. Oakland Ave., Johnson City, was arrested Wednesday evening by officers of Johnson City Police Bureau and charged with theft over $1,000 following investigation into the theft of personal checks from the offering boxes of a local church. Dugan was being held in Washington County Detention Center under $10,000 bond.
   * A 16-year-old male was arrested Wednesday evening by officers of Johnson City Police Bureau and charged with felony vandalism after he allegedly took his skateboard and began hitting the passenger side door of a vehicle in the 1600 block of North Roan Street.
   * Dominick Alston, 25, 905 Antioch Road, was arrested Tuesday by officers of Johnson City Police Bureau and charged with possession of cocaine for resale, criminal trespassing and possession of drug equipment. The arrest stems from officers receiving a call regarding possible drug activity at 205 W. Fairview Ave., Apt. 108.

Pet finder

   * The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office has expanded its Web page to include a new category for the Sullivan County Animal Shelter. To access the site, from the home page (scsotn.com) go to the Animal Shelter and click on the icon. The Pet Finder Link will show. Click on the icon, go to Pet List at the top of the page to get a list of dogs and cats available at the animal shelter. Scroll through the Pet Finders list and click on the photo of the animal you like to receive details. The gallery is sponsored by Settler's Insurance, Michael Lowe, and PetFinder.com.