October 30, 2002


   * Ronald Dean Jones, 53, 178 Heather Lane, Johnson City, was arrested Monday evening by Carter County Sheriff's Department officers and charged with assault under domestic violence and vandalism under domestic violence.
   * Gregory Lee Tressler, 33, 340 Lovers Lane, was arrested Monday afternoon by CCSD officers and charged with theft under $500.
   * Alvin Clifford Hicks, 22, 206 Dolan Hollow Road, Roan Mountain, was arrested Monday afternoon by CCSD officers and charged with first offense driving on a revoked license and criminal impersonation.
   * Devin A. Lefevere, 18, 500 Pine Hill Road, was arrested early Tuesday morning by Elizabethton Police Department officers and charged with underage consumption.
   * Early Tuesday morning, Johnson City Police Bureau officers arrested two white male juveniles as a result of an investigation into the theft of three bicycles from 293 Austin Springs Road. The juveniles were charged with theft over $500. They are scheduled to appear in Juvenile Court Nov. 8 at 10:00 a.m.
   * Tuesday afternoon, JCPB officers arrested a 15-year-old Johnson City male juvenile for burglary and theft stemming from an investigation into a burglary at #1 Okechobee Drive, Johnson City. The male was charged with one count of aggravated burglary and one count of theft of property over $1,000. He is being held in the Upper East Tennessee Regional Juvenile Detention Center.

   * Jerry Street, 102 Journeys End Road, reported to CCSD officers Monday that someone had stolen his 1968 green Chevrolet truck. It is described as having Rally wheels, no tail gate and diamond pleat interior.
   * Darren Lowe, of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, reported to EPD officers on Monday that someone had rented a vehicle from them and had not returned it and the company wished to report it stolen. The vehicle is described as a 2002 white Toyota Camry.

   * A two vehicle accident on the Milligan Highway sent two Erwin residents to the Johnson City Medical Center Tuesday afternoon, according to Elizabethton Police Department officers. Patrolman Mike Merritt reported a 1998 Mitsubishi Mirage driven by Sarah Brown of Erwin was traveling south on the Milligan Highway when her vehicle was struck by a Kia driven by Mary Elrod of Elizabethton. The accident occurred while Elrod was attempting to make a left-hand turn into Pineridge Storage and turned into the path of Brown's vehicle, said Merritt. Elrod was charged with failure to yield. Brown and a passenger, Donald Carathers, also of Erwin were both transported to Johnson City Medical Center by the Carter County Rescue Squad. Neither Brown nor Carathers was wearing a seatbelt, according to the report. Alcohol was a factor in the accident, Merritt said.