April 27, 2004

Arrests

   * Jeffrey Dwayne East, 35, 210 Stuffle St., Kingsport, was arrested Sunday morning by Carter County Sheriff's Department Deputy Ivan Sluder on a warrant charging him with violation of probation and failure to appear in court.
   * Benny Joe Lawson, 33, Bluefield Ave. Apt. 120, was arrested Saturday night by CCSD Deputy Larry Robbins on charges of driving under the influence, 5th offense; driving on a revoked license, 5th offense, and violation of the implied consent law. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on May 21.
   * Brian Wesley Whitaker, 31, 929 Pine Ridge Circle, was arrested Friday night by Elizabethton Police Department Ptl. Jesus Pena on charges of assault and criminal trespassing.
   * Sandra Lynn Clawson, 31, 136 Hampton Creek Rd., Roan Mountain, was arrested Saturday night by CCSD Deputy Bradley Johnson on a capias for failure to appear on a charge of public intoxication and violation of probation.
   * Bobby Joe Nickles, 37, 2807 S. Roan St., Johnson City, was arrested Friday afternoon by CCSD Deputy Kevin Cable on a charge of assault under domestic violence. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on May 3.
   * Jimmy D. Guinn, 49, 429 Greenwood Dr., Johnson City, was arrested Sunday by CCSD Lt. Rocky Croy on charges of driving on a revoked license, 2nd offense, and a capias for failure to appear on a charge of DUI, 2nd offense. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on May 10.
   * Michael Lynn Hester, 36, 143 Commodore Ave., was arrested Friday night by CCSD Sgt. Penny Cornett on a warrant for violation of probatoin.
   * Kathryn Nicole Thompson, 24, 701 Hemlock St., was arrested Friday night by EPD Ptl. Mark Roberts on warrants for failure to appear in court and violation of probation.
   * Jesse Taylor Timbs, 21, 116 Betterly Place Apt. 3, was arrested Saturday morning by EPD Sgt. Jack Ramsey on charges of DUI, violation of the implied consent law, and possession of Schedule IV drugs. He is scheduled to appear in General Sessions Court on April 27.
   * Timothy Edward Bentley, 43, 151 Crestview Dr. Apt 17, was arrested Friday morning by EPD Ptl. Joy Shoun on a charge of DUI.
   * Glenn Allen Hopkins, 23, 112 S. Watauga Ave., Apt. 14, was arrested Friday night by EPD Ptl. Shannon Peters on warrants charging him with failure to appear on forgery and theft, failure to appear on public intoxication, failure to apear for aggravated burglary and theft over $1,000 and violation of probation.
   * Wayne M. Bennett, 26, 162 Old Lacy Hollow Rd., was arrested Saturday night by EPD Sgt. Jack Ramsey on a charge of driving on a revoked license.
   * Daniel Fredrick Mix, 49, 2620 Volunteer Pkwy., Bristol, Tenn., was arrested Saturday night by EPD Ptl. Shannon Peters on charges of DUI, violation of the implied consent law, and leaving the scene of an accident.
   * Steven Bettis, 33, 115 Roy Phillips Rd., Jonesborough, was arrested on Monday by agents with the state's First Judicial District Drug Task Force and charged with manufacturing Schedule II narcotics, possession of Schedule II narcotics for resale and felony possession of drug paraphernalia. He is being held in the Washington County Detention Center without bond and is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. in Washington County General Sessions Court.
   * Keishia Gortney, 23, 104 Norris Rd., Telford, was arrested Monday by agents with the state's First Judicial Drug Task Force and charged with manufacturing Schedule II narcotics, possession of Schedule IV narcotics and felony possession of drug paraphernalia. She is being held in the Washington County Detention Center without bond and is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. in Washington County General Sessions Court.