January 28, 2003

Arrests

   * Christopher S. Heimann, 19, 129 Aviation Drive, was arrested Friday morning by Elizabethton Police Department PTL Michael Merritt on warrants charging him with two counts of simple possession of Schedule III narcotics and one count of simple possession of Schedule IV narcotics. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court Jan. 28.
   * Donald Kyle Yontz Sr., 49, 511 N. Sycamore St., Apt 7, was arrested Saturday morning by EPD Sgt. John Bailey and charged with assault. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court Feb. 3.
   * James Dean Hill, 34, 44 Frontage Road, Johnson City, was arrested Saturday afternoon by Carter County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Keith Range and charged with assault under domestic violence. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court Feb. 4.
   * Ricky K. McClain, 33, 196 Blue Grass Road, Roan Mountain, was arrested early Sunday morning by CCSD Sgt. Patrick Johnson and charged with driving on a revoked license and possession of Schedule III narcotics. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court Feb. 18.

Theft

   * Michael Nidiffer, 1226 Blue Springs Road, reported to CCSD Deputy Albert Nave that someone had stolen a generator belonging to him from the basement of his residence. The generator is described as a Home Lite brand 8,000 watt portable generator and is valued at approximately $1,500.
   * Amos Ward, of San Bernadino, Calif., reported to EPD PTL Brooke Mullins that on Sunday around 7 p.m. he had parked his 1987 white Jeep Cherokee in the parking lot of Richie's Wholesale. When he returned at 9 p.m. he found the vehicle missing.
   * Audry Mathes, 303 Shawnee Road, Johnson City, reported to EPD Capt. Bill Fraley that on Saturday night between 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m., someone broke into her car and stole her purse. She reported that the purse contained $140 in cash as well as various jewelry items. According to reports, the total value of the items stolen is more than $600.
   * David Eugene Dula, Elk Park, N.C., reported to EPD PTL Joy Shoun that someone had broken into a storage unit that he had rented to store some of his personal property and had stolen several items, including a 27-inch Samsung television, a Philips three-disc changer stereo, a stereo cabinet, a portable stereo and assorted DVDs and videos. The estimated value of the property stolen is $800.