September 22, 2003


* Paul Drew Demarco, 26, 250 W. Main Street, Johnson City, was arrested Friday by Carter County Sheriff's Department Officer Dean Jones on a capias issued from Carter County General Sessions Court charging him with failure to appear on a second offense, driving on a suspended license. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on Sept. 29.
* David Samuel Baker, 47, 1840 Powder Branch Rd., Johnson City, was arrested Thursday by CCSD Sgt. G.S. Johnson on charges of public intoxication and being a fugitive from justice. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on Oct. 3.
* Daniel R. Hodges, 38, 1811 W. Lakeview Dr., Johnson City, was arrested Sunday afternoon and charged with child neglect. The arrest was made after a citizen filed a report about a 5-year-old boy left alone in the parking lot at 1811 W. Lakeview Dr. (Summer Chase Apartments). Mr. Hodges is being held in the Washington County Detention Center on a $5,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear in Washington County General Sessions Court Sept. 29.


* On Thursday, Elizabethton Police Department Ptl. Jerry Bradley took a report regarding a stolen vehicle from A&L Auto Sales, where an employee stated that a male subject took a black Lincoln Navigator on a test drive Wednesday afternoon and never returned the vehicle. The subject was described as a black male in his early 20s with short hair and a mustache.
* CCSD Lt. Harvey Guess responded Thursday night to a reported theft at 1992 King Springs Rd., Johnson City. Gene Russell reported that someone had broken into his garage and stolen several parts to a Honda automobile. The vehicle and parts belonged to Paul Smith, according to Russell. Items reported stolen were two carbon filter headlights (value, $500), two racing fenders ($500), one Hoyt turbo ($1,000), two clear tail lights ($300) and a tool box containing assorted tools ($1,500).