January 20, 2004

Arrests

* James Gregory Berry, 41, 3975 Old Asheville Hwy., Erwin, was arrested Sunday by Johnson City Police Department officers and charged with two counts of aggravated assault and public intoxication. He is being held in the Washington County Detention Center in lieu of a $10,500 bond.
   * Gary L. Montgomery, age unavailable, 3121 E. Fifth St., Knoxville; Robert J. Lowry, age unavailable, 128 N. Bertrend, Knoxville, and Malcolm M. Thomas, age unavailable, 1131 Adcock Ave., Knoxville, were arrested Saturday evening by Johnson City Police Department officers and charged with possession of a stolen vehicle over $15,000. Montgomery was also charged with speeding and driving on a suspended license. The arrests came after officers stopped a 2004 Nissan Sentra for speeding on U.S. Highway I-26 at mile 36. During the stop, officers discovered the vehicle was reported stolen from the area of Holston and Montgomery in Johnson City on Jan. 16. All three men were being held in the Washington County Detention Center in lieu of a bond hearing Monday.