July 23, 2002
* Larry Kenneth Hyatt, 30, 3411 Hwy. 321, Hampton,
was arrested Saturday by Carter County Sheriff's Department
Deputy Al Meehan on a summons and warrants charging him with
violation of probation, theft over $1,000 and aggravated burglary.
* Derrick Keith Bowers, 24, 194 Roy Bowers Road,
was arrested Sunday at Shook Branch by CCSD Deputy Shannon
Deloach on a capias charging him with failure to appear on
driving on revoked license.
* Sharon Denise Fuller, 27, 1240 Bluefield Ave.,
was arrested Sunday by CCSD Deputy Albert Nave on a capias
charging her with failure to appear on seven counts of worthless
* Cathy Patricia Caraway, 41, 5050 Goose Creek,
Lenoir, N.C., was arrested Sunday by CCSD Deputy Al Meehan
on a warrant charging her with violation of probation.
* David P. Pierre, 35, 105 Renfro Road, was arrested
Sunday by Constable Bobby Canter and charged with violation
of probation, two counts of failure to appear on public intoxication,
and failure to appear on an order of protection.
* James D. Bass, 39, 212 S. Sycamore St., was
arrested Friday by CCSD Lt. Rocky Croy on a capias charging
him with failure to appear on driving on suspended license.
* Ricky Holder, 42, 153 Greenbrier Drive, Hampton,
was arrested Saturday at his residence by CCSD Sgt. Ken Dugger
on a warrant taken out by Jailer Chad Grindstaff, charging
Holder with escape.
* Thomas Patrick Crowley, 19, 1298 Bluefield
Ave., was arrested Friday by CCSD Investigator Chris Pierce
and Sgt. Randy Bowers on warrants charging him with theft
* Julio V. Perez, 25, 185 Simerly Creek Road,
Hampton, was arrested Sunday by CCSD Deputy Shannon Deloach
following a traffic stop. Perez was charged with DUI.
* Lonnie Ray Pierce, 28, 1300 Arney St., was
arrested Thursday by Elizabethton Police Department Capt.
Rusty Verran following a traffic stop. Pierce was charged
with second-offense driving on revoked license, violation
of registration, and violation of financial responsibility.
* James Carpenter, 28, 698 Willow Springs, was
arrested Friday by EPD Ptl. Tonya Scott after the officer
was dispatched to Lynnridge Apartments regarding a call of
harassment/threats. After conducting a warrants check, it
was found that Carpenter had an active warrant. He was charged
with violation of probation.
* Jeanna Marie Deloach, 24, 320 Beaver Circle,
Bluff City, and Troy Adam Pilkington, 20, 12303 Mason Ave.,
Chester, Va., were arrested Monday by EPD Ptl. Shannon Peters.
Deloach was charged with public intoxication and Pilkington
with DUI, violation of implied consent and driving on suspended
license. Pilkington also was issued a summons Sunday by EPD
Ptl. Kevin Cable after the officer responded to Wal-Mart around
10:14 p.m. regarding a shoplifting call. Pilkington was charged
with theft under $500 after allegedly taking a portable radio
and three packs of batteries. Ptl. Cable also responded to
Roadrunner on West G around 11:20 p.m. after the clerk reported
that a male and female, matching the description of Deloach
and Pilkington, came into the store and removed some merchandise.
The clerk had the two empty their pockets and found three
pairs of sunglasses from the store. A broken pair was found
near the rack. The clerk advised the two then fled the store.
The subjects were located around 1:37 a.m. Monday at Maupins
Exxon on Broad Street after Ptl. Cable responded to a call
regarding a male and female subject soliciting money from
* James Campbell, 21, 1218 Ledford St., was arrested
Sunday by EPD Capt. Clyde Croy and charged with public intoxication.
* Michael Wade Holder, 31, 218 Mill Creek Road,
was issued a summons Sunday by EPD Ptl. Kevin Cable after
the officer responded to Wal-Mart regarding a shoplifting
call. Loss prevention personnel advised the officer that Holder
had been caught taking a trailer hitch cover and a couple
of ratchets. Holder was charged with theft under $500.
* Scotty L. Calloway, 28, 3220 Lovers Lane, was
arrested Saturday by EPD Ptl. Kevin Cable after the officer
responded to Wal-Mart regarding a shoplifting call. Calloway
told the officer he had not taken anything and agreed to a
consent search of his person. The search turned up no merchandise.
While checking Calloway's identification, the officer noticed
that it was an "I.D. Only -- DUI Offender" license. Another
store employee advised Ptl. Jennifer Mayberry that a female
suspect was behind the store. Ptl. Cable went around the east
side of the building and met Ptl. Mayberry in the back of
the building. While walking through the west side of the parking
lot, Ptl. Cable observed Calloway driving away. The officer
stopped the vehicle, believing Calloway's license to be revoked.
A license check showed Calloway had been declared a habitual
motor offender and had a previous driving-on-revoked charge.
He was arrested and charged with violation of habitual motor
offender law and second-offense driving on revoked license.
* Keith Toth, 128 Les Lowe Road, Jonesborough,
reported Saturday to CCSD Deputy Laverne Julian that he was
at some land he had leased for cattle on the Old Milligan
Highway when he noticed three dogs inside the fenced area
chasing one of his Charolais calves. The dogs ran the calf
out of the fenced area and out of sight. Around 6:30 a.m.
Sunday, Toth found the 2-week-old calf lying in a field, dead.
The calf appeared to have been brought down by the ears and
then torn open in the stomach area. Toth said he had gone
around the neighborhood asking about ownership of the dogs,
however, he was told they were strays that had been in the
vicinity about two months.
* Charles Howard Trent, 880 Smalling Road, reported
Wednesday to Carter County Sheriff's Department Deputy Jim
Whaley that someone had entered his home and had taken a .22
semi-automatic rifle, a three-shot bolt-action .410 shotgun,
his wallet containing $500 in cash, driver's license and other
important personal papers. The guns were taken from a locked
gun cabinet and the wallet from his bedroom dresser.
* Jackie Dugger, 147 Dolan Hollow Road, Roan
Mountain, reported Wednesday to CCSD Deputy Gregg Nave that
his family had been on vacation and when he returned Tuesday,
he found that his tool box and an assortment of tools were
* McDaniel Grant, 26, 144 Dolan Hollow Road,
Roan Mountain, reported Wednesday to CCSD Deputy Jeff Markland
that someone had stolen a Makita circular saw from inside
* Rick Bluto, 31, 419 E. L St., reported Tuesday,
July 16, to Elizabethton Police Department Ptl. Jason Shaw
that he was in the process of moving from his current address
and had returned Tuesday to get some of his belongings. When
he entered, he found many of his possessions moved and some
missing. Bluto said that a refrigerator belonging to the landlord
was among the items taken.
* Warren L. Baker, 110 Brice Road, reported Wednesday
to CCSD Deputy Sarah Ryan that someone had forced open the
front door of his trailer and had taken his prescription medication.
A push lawnmower and weedeater also were taken.
* Mark Anthony Maggart, 104 Nave St., Hampton,
reported Wednesday to CCSD Deputy Brad Hamm that someone had
broken into his home and had taken approximately 10 Sony PlayStation
games and about half a carton of cigarettes. The officer observed
that a window in the back door had been broken out, with glass
lying in the hallway.
* Elizabethton police and fire departments responded
to a two-vehicle accident on Highway 19-E shortly after 1
p.m. Monday. EPD Officer Mike Merritt reported that Gladys
Combs, 83, 130 River Rock Cove, was traveling in the right
northbound lane and attempted to turn across the highway to
enter the southbound lane of 19-E. Combs' vehicle was struck
by a Chevy truck driven by Nicholas Loveless, 129 Tester Road,
who was traveling in the left northbound lane, police said.
Merritt reported that Timothy Loveless -- one of the three
passengers -- received a very minor bump to the head. He was
not treated by the Carter County Rescue Squad. Combs was transported
by the CCRS to the Johnson City Medical Center. Her condition
was unknown at press time.