June 3, 2002
* John H. Bigley IV, 25, 200 Grindstaff
Hollow Road, was arrested Saturday by Carter County Sheriff's
Department Deputy Jeremy Puckett for vandalism and aggravated
assault under domestic violence. According to the police report,
Deputies Puckett and Collins responded to a domestic dispute
phone call from Bigley's wife. When police arrived on the
scene, Bigley was standing in the doorway to his mobile home,
and when he saw the deputies, he went out the back door of
his home and hid under some undergrowth. Bigley's wife told
police her husband threatened her life for calling them and
that he also shattered the front window of her car with his
elbow. Police said Bigley had cuts on his arm from the incident.
* Jewel Rose Smith, 36, 109 Kuhn Road, was arrested
Saturday by CCSD Sgt. Penny Cornett for domestic violence.
Cornett said a man, Kenny Taylor, came into the dispatch office
at the CCSD and told her there was a woman outside whom police
had a warrant on. When Cornett went outside, she tried to
bring Smith into the building, and Smith began flailing her
arms and hitting Taylor. Cornett placed Smith under arrest
and brought her inside. Taylor left the scene.
* Jessie Lee Deloach, 19, 1207 Bluefield Ave.,
was arrested Friday by CCSD Deputy Tim Tester on a criminal
court indictment for sale of marijuana, Schedule VI.
* John Elliott Hicks, 36, 146 Page Ave., Johnson
City, was arrested Saturday by CCSD Deputy Al Meehan on outstanding
warrants for violating probation on felony and reckless endangerment
charges as well as aggravated DUI charges.
* Brandi Greene, 22, 110 Fairhaven Drive, was
arrested Saturday by CCSD Sgt. Bobby Canter for violation
of probation without incident.
* CCSD Deputy Dean Jones responded to
an incident Saturday afternoon involving Sheila M. Bowers,
250 Bulldog Hollow Road. Police said Bowers was at AD Fletcher's
store when she noticed her ex-husband walking away from her
vehicle. When she got to her vehicle, she noticed scratches
on it, appeared to be made by a key. She also noticed a can
of soda had been poured on the windshield.
* Steve Pritchard, 138 Estep Hollow
Road, filed a police report with CCSD Sgt. Penny Cornett on
Saturday for an incident that occurred on Highway 91. Pritchard
told police he and another man, Richard Taylor, 1240 Bluefield
Ave., were driving down the highway when they passed another
man who police said was Keith Scalf. Pritchard told Cornett
he and Scalf have been in the midst of a dispute, and when
Pritchard saw Scalf, he gave Scalf "the finger." Scalf then
chased him down and pointed a gun at Pritchard and reportedly
said "he could solve the problem right now." Pritchard filed
a report to obtain warrants.