October 6, 2002
* On Wednesday, Elizabethton Police Officer Jennifer
Mayberry was advised by an employee at Pinecrest Shipping
and Storage at 1336 Milligan Highway that someone had broken
into at least four of their storage units sometime between
Saturday and Monday. The employee reported that when she came
in Monday, she discovered the burglary. Harold Hodge checked
his storage unit and reported several items missing including
a CD player, one VCR, an audio/video receiver, and several
tools and houseware items. Mary Goheen reported to the employee
that another unit was missing one set of T-Fal cookware, another
cookware set, one crock pot and one cooler. June Saults reported
that a new vacuum, rain lamp, grill, numerous clothes, a sewing
kit and sewing machine were missing from her storage unit.
Total value of the items taken from any unit was unknown.
Mayberry reported the value of the items could not be determined
because she had not made contact with the victims. The employee
had talked to the victims by telephone and made the missing
* EPD Officer Shannon Peters was dispatched to
the police department Thursday on a reported theft from a
motor vehicle. Upon arrival, Peters spoke with Jennifer Whaley
who advised that she was at Pizza Hut on Tuesday. She stated
that when she tried to locate her purse, she could not find
it in her vehicle. She reported that she knew she had left
the purse in her car. Whaley reported that inside her purse
was $20 cash, two insurance cards, a checkbook, her driver's
license, and two credit cards.
* Elizabethton Police Sgt. Roger Crowe was dispatched
to the Asia House Wednesday morning in reference to a female
causing a disturbance. On arrival, Crowe spoke with Hantoi
Lam who stated that a woman entered the restaurant and was
getting an order from the buffet to go. She said the woman
was getting too much food in the tray and they got into an
argument. Lam stated the woman began slinging food into the
different trays on the buffet bar. She further stated that
the female subject threw her food that she had collected in
the floor. The female subject was described as a white female,
in her mid-30s wearing a green suit. Lam advised the woman
left the restaurant, got into a white vehicle and drove away
on West Elk Avenue. Lam advised the subject had caused around
$20 worth of damage to the food.
* EPD Officer Jesus Pena spoke with Gwendolyn
Slone who reported that person(s) unknown had damaged her
Chevy Cavalier while she was visiting her son at 215 South
Hills Drive. She stated that sometime after 8 p.m. Tuesday
evening, she heard a BB gun being shot. The next day, she
advised that the windshield of her Cavalier was damaged. Pena
reported that there was a mark on the upper middle part of
Slone's windshield that might have been caused by a BB.
* Michael Wayne Ledford, 18, 109 Fitzsimmons
Hill Road, was arrested Thursday by Elizabethton Police Captain
Rusty Verran on charges of driving on a suspended license,
violation of the financial responsibility law, and violation
of the light law. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions
Court on Oct. 7.
* Larry Paul Cole, 41, 921 Pine Ridge Circle,
#A, was arrested Wednesday by EPD Officer Jennifer Mayberry
on a charge of public intoxication.
* Sherwood Cannon Davis, 33, 302 Sycamore Street
#7, was arrested Wednesday by EPD Officer Jennifer Mayberry
on a charge of aggravated DUI.