April 16, 2003

Arrests

   * Bobby L. Smith, 37, 112 Wayland St., Mountain City, was arrested Tuesday just before noon by Carter County Sheriff's Department Deputy Shannon Deloach on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court.
   * Anthony Lee Grindstaff, 23, 214 Rockhouse Road, was arrested Tuesday afternoon by CCSD Deputy Shannon Deloach on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court today.
   * Larry K. Woodby, 31, 810 Pardee St., was arrested Tuesday afternoon by CCSD Deputy Shannon Deloach on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court today.
   * Benjamin C. Cannon, 28, 1005 Harding Ave., Johnson City, was arrested Monday by CCSD Lt. Rocky Croy on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on a charge of theft of property.
   * Ricky Allen Duckworth, 49, 203 Smith Ave., was arrested Monday evening by CCSD Sgt. Keith Range on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on a charge of assault under domestic violence.
   * Rafael Alvaro Garcia, 44, 129 Banner St., Erwin, was arrested Monday afternoon by CCSD Lt. Rocky Croy on a warrant charging him with failure to appear in court on a charge of driving on a suspended license.
   * Christy Marie Pearson, 23, 162 Brimer Road, was arrested Monday afternoon by CCSD Inv. Todd Hamm on several outstanding warrants. Four of the warrants charged her with four separate counts of failure to appear in court on charges of introduction of contraband into a correctional facility, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and theft under five hundred dollars. One warrant charged her with violation of probation. She was additionally charged with criminal impersonation in connection with her being taken into custody.
   * Sharon Hammonds, 37, 335 Lucy Road, Kingsport, was arrested Monday night by Elizabethton Police Department Sgt. John Bailey and charged with third offense DUI.
  
Theft

   * Jeff Odom, 3440 Gap Creek Road, Hampton, reported to CCSD Sgt. Keith Range that sometime late Friday night or early Saturday morning, someone had stolen a large amount of fishing equipment from his boat which was parked at his residence. He estimated that more than $1,500 of his personal property had been stolen including five rod and reel combo sets, a Bass Pro tackle bag with contents and a Camo Gortex rain suit. He also reported that the week before, some tools had been stolen from the tool box on his truck including a Craftsman circular saw with a black case and a bag of assorted masonry tools. He stated that he does not know if the two incidents are related.