February 13, 2003

Arrests

   * Cathy Patricia Caraway, 42, 5050 Goose Creek Lane, Lenoir, N.C., was arrested Monday by CCSD Deputy Bradley Johnson on a capias issued for failure to appear for a court hearing on charges of aggravated burglary and vandalism.
   * Matthew G. Ledford, 24, 109 Fitzsimmons Hill Road, was arrested Monday by EPD Patrolman Mike Merritt on charges of driving on a suspended license, failure to obey a traffic device and violation of the financial responsibility law. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court today.
   * Robert D. Brockwell, no age available, 145 D.C. Campbell Road, was arrested Monday by CCSD Sgt. G.S. Johnson on a capias issued from Sullivan County General Sessions Court charging him with failure to appear on driving on a revoked license, second offense, and speeding.
   * Roy Franklin Fisher, 41, no address available, was arrested Monday by EPD Patrolman Jason Shaw on a charge of public intoxication.
   * Adam Colby Smith, 18, 137 Jewel St., #1, Johnson City, was arrested Monday by CCSD Deputy Bradley Johnson on a charge of violation of probation.
   * Maverick Lynn Estep, 26, 126 Pierce St., was arrested Monday by CCSD Sgt. G.S. Johnson on warrants charging him with auto burglary, two counts of theft under $500, and vandalism.
   * A 17-year-old male was arrested Tuesday by CCSD Lt. Rocky Croy and Sgt. Penny Cornett on charges of auto burglary and theft under $500. The arrest stemmed from a reported auto burglary at 105 Cedar Grove Road on Tuesday morning.
   * Charles Douglas Franklin IV, 20, 1011 Antioch Road, Johnson City, was arrested Tuesday by CCSD Sgt. Penny Cornett on a charge of underage consumption of alcohol. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court Feb. 18.
   * Nathaniel Lee Heaton, 36, 181 Woodland Lane, Johnson City, was arrested Monday by CCSD Deputy Janice Black on charges of failure to appear for driving on a suspended license and violation of vehicle registration law.
   * Douglas Lee Nave, 52, 129 Potterack Road, Hampton, was arrested Monday by CCSD Deputy Bradley Johnson on a capias from General Sessions Court charging him with failure to appear on possession of Schedule II drugs and possession of drug paraphernalia charges. He also served Nave with a capias issued from Criminal Court charging him with failure to pay fines and costs.

Theft

   * EPD Capt. Bill Fraley responded to a report of theft on Monday. Helen Mullins Saylor reported that several items had been taken from two small wooden boxes in a dresser drawer of her Hartsell Road residence. Items reported taken included several pieces of jewelry and a watch. No forced entry to the residence was reported.
   * EPD Sgt. John Ramsey was dispatched to the police department on Monday on a complaint of embezzlement. Ramsey spoke with Freddie Lynn Bates who stated he was the owner of G & G Auto Body and More, 300 East Elk Ave. He said an employee had been accepting payments from customers and failing to give the money to Bates. He advised that he had contacted four customers who stated they had paid cash to the employee for services. Bates stated that he had seven more customers to speak with, but at the time of the report, his total loss was more than $3,000. Bates said the employee had worked for him approximately one year, but the employee had never provided any contact information to him.
   * CCSD Gregg Nave spoke with Bridget Carter on Monday in reference to a credit card theft. Carter said she found her credit card that had been sent to her was missing from her mailbox. Carter stated the card had been used at Kmart in Johnson City and Wal-Mart in Elizabethton. Three additional attempts to use the card at other businesses were reportedly made but the card was declined.