June 16, 2002
* Buddy Wilson Street, 42, 112 General Johnson
St., Roan Mountain, was arrested Thursday by Carter County
Sheriff's Department Deputy Brad Johnson on a warrant charging
him with violation of probation.
* Sidney Arnold Cox, 37, 280 Hickory Tree Road,
Bristol, was arrested Thursday by CCSD Deputy Chad Grindstaff
on a warrant charging him with violation of probation.
* Ronnie Jay King, 42, 1292 Bluefield Ave., was
arrested Thursday by CCSD Sgt. Penny Cornett and charged with
violation of probation.
* Anthony P. Gentry, 50, 524 Wilbur Dam Road,
was arrested Thursday by Elizabethton Police Department Ptl.
Mike Merritt following a traffic stop. Gentry was charged
with speeding, third-offense driving on revoked license and
violation of financial responsibility law.
* James Monroe Mayo, 54, 516 Cottage Ave., was
arrested Thursday by EPD Sgt. Roger Crowe and charged with
* Christopher E. Carver, 22, 107 Taylor Hollow
Road, was arrested Friday by EPD Capt. Rusty Verran on a capias
charging him with failure to appear on driving on suspended
* Steven Enoch, 21, 411 Tenth St., Gibsonville,
N.C., was arrested Friday by officers of Johnson City Police
Bureau after they responded to a traffic accident in the vicinity
of North Roan Street and Springbrook Drive. During investigation
of the accident, officers found 2.2 grams of a white powdery
substance believed to be crack cocaine. Enoch was charged
with possession of Schedule II drugs for resale.
* A juvenile has been arrested and federal indictments
are being sought against one adult in conjunction with 20
automobile burglaries which have occurred at the ATV parking
lot at Dry Creek Road, located on U.S. Forestry land, according
to Washington County Sheriff Fred Phillips. The sheriff's
office and the U.S. Forest Service, which have been working
together on the case, said total losses reported since January
of this year reached $14,600.
* Bill E. Butler, 1720 Milligan Hwy., reported
Thursday to EPD Sgt. Roger Crowe that sometime Wednesday night
someone had damaged a large playhouse located near his home.
The playhouse, which was constructed of heavy timbers, had
been torn down and the timbers were lying on the ground. Some
of the timbers appeared to have been dragged across the creek
into Meadowbrook Trailer Park. Damage was estimated at about