April 6, 2003

Arrests

   * Arthur Harold Reedy, 51, was arrested Thursday morning by Carter County Sheriff's Deputy Donald White on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court.
   * Amy Mann Russell, 31, 2006 W. G Street, was arrested Thursday by Tennessee Constable Bobby Canter on a warrant charging her with violation of probation.
   * Brandon Scott Lovette, 19, 150 Holston Mountain Road, was arrested Thursday night by CCSD Deputy Kevin Cable and charged with assault under domestic violence. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on April 8.
   * Christopher Allen Vestal, 23, 204 Ed Green Road, Hampton, was arrested Thursday night by CCSD Deputy Jesse Booher on a warrant charging him with violation of probation.
   * Joshua Lee Brown, 18, 234 Panhandle Road, was arrested Thursday night by Tennessee Constable Harvey Shaffer on a warrant charging him with violation of probation.
   * Kathy J. Hardin, 45, 1214 Charity Hill Road, was arrested Thursday just before noon by Elizabethton Police Department Sgt. John Bailey and charged with leaving the scene of an accident with property damage. She is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on April 18.
   * Christopher G. Barker, 28, 324 Flourville Road, Gray, was arrested Friday by officers of Johnson City Police Bureau following an investigation into passing forged prescriptions at two local pharmacies. Barker was charged with two counts of obtaining narcotics by fraud.
   * Peter R. Barrett II, 32, Box 13, Jones Branch Road, Erwin, was arrested Friday by officers of Johnson City Police Bureau on a warrant for aggravated burglary. The burglary occurred March 19 at a residence on West Pine Street.
   * Maurice Forney, 37, 2101 E. Myrtle Ave., Johnson City, was arrested Saturday following a traffic stop in the 100 block of Wilson Avenue. Forney exited the vehicle after being told to remain inside, and took off running toward Boone Street. A check on the vehicle showed it was stolen out of Daytona Beach, Fla. Forney was located behind a nearby business by K-9 Officer Daughtery and his unit. He was charged with possession of stolen property and evading arrest.
  
Theft

   * Jennifer Lynn Little, 1060 Rittertown Road, Hampton, reported to CCSD Lt. Mike Fraley that sometime on Thursday, someone forced their way into her residence and stole lingerie and undergarments from her bedroom. She reported that she suspects a male subject known to her.
   * Jim Arber, 152 Ranger Drive, reported to CCSD Lt. B.L. Huffman that someone had stolen the batteries out of his boat which had been stored at Stoney Creek Storage, Highway 91. He reported that he did not know when the theft had occurred and that the last time he had checked the boat was in the fall of 2002.
   * Jerry Kevin Gilbert, 572 Blant Road, Mountain City, reported to CCSD Inv. Todd Hamm on Thursday that he had loaned his 1987 Nissan Maxima to a male subject known to him and had advised him to return it by March 21 and the subject had not yet returned the vehicle.
  
Robbery

   * Officers of Johnson City Police Bureau responded around 2:15 a.m. Saturday to Roadrunner Market, 527 Princeton Road, in reference to a robbery. An employee reported that a white male entered the store and approached the counter, pushed her backward, then grabbed money from the register drawer. The man then ran from the store with an undetermined amount of cash. The suspect was described as a white male, about 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighing 150 pounds and wearing a dark blue zip-up style jacket, khaki pants, brown shoes or boots, and a dark-colored ball cap. Anyone with information is asked to call the Criminal Investigation Division at 434-6166 or CrimeStoppers, 434-6158.
  
Missing Person

  
* Ronda Marie Melioli, 15, was reported missing by her foster mother, Sandra McClellan, 101 Sapphire Drive. Melioli is described as a white female with brown eyes and burgundy red hair. She is approximately 5 feet, 6 inches tall and weighs about 150 pounds. She has a tattoo of a dragon on her back and the words "Mary Jane" on her hip. She also has a pierced tongue. She was last seen leaving McClellan's residence for school on Thursday morning.