August 23, 2002
* John Edward Corder Jr., 34, 116 Ensor Nidiffer
Road, was arrested Thursday by Carter County Sheriff's Department
Sgt. Patrick Johnson following a traffic stop on U.S. Highway
19E. The driver, identified as Corder, was given several field
sobriety tasks, which he could not complete. He was charged
with DUI. Upon searching Corder, the officer found a holster
in the back of his pants and after searching the vehicle,
found a 9mm automatic Smith & Wesson under the passenger
seat. Corder produced a handgun carry permit, however, he
was found to be intoxicated and was charged with carrying
a handgun while intoxicated. A passenger in the vehicle told
the officer that Corder handed her the weapon to place under
the seat while the officer was stopping the vehicle. Corder
was given an Intoximeter test at Carter County Jail, resulting
in a blood alcohol content of .17 percent.
* Phillip Michael Krol, 19, 1246 Bluefield Ave.,
was arrested Thursday by CCSD Sgt. Patrick Johnson following
a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 19E. Krol was charged with
drinking under age.
* Beryl Perry Jr., 241 Lick Skillet Road, was
arrested Wednesday by CCSD Investigator Chris Pierce on three
counts of failure to appear.
* Cleveland Eugene Norris, 40, 406 E. Mill St.,
was arrested Wednesday by Elizabethton Police Department Sgt.
Matt Bailey on a warrant charging him with violation of probation.
* Kimberly D. White, 915 Pine Ridge Circle, was
issued a summons Wednesday by EPD Ptl. Jason Shaw charging
her with failure to deliver title.
* Melinda Davis, 137 Dan Bowers Road, reported
Tuesday to CCSD Sgt. Keith Range that someone had stolen her
purse, which contained more than $300 cash and identification.
Davis said her makeup bag, containing more than $250 in makeup,
and some shoes also were stolen.
* Paul I. Martines, 417 Johnson Ave., reported
Wednesday to EPD Sgt. Charles Moreland that he stopped at
Winn-Dixie on Hudson Drive to use the telephone, putting his
briefcase down. When he left he forgot to take it with him.
Martines said he called the store to see whether someone had
returned it, but no one had.