Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Thefts and vandalism reported

* A Lewisburg man reported to police he sent $2,300 by Moneygram to buy a red 2004 Toyota Tacoma that was listed on eBay, but was unable to contact the owner of the truck after he sent the money. The victim told police he thought this was a scam. The truck listing has since been taken off eBay and Craigslist.

* Between 5 p.m. Oct. 15 and 5 a.m. Oct. 16, someone broke into the Southern Carton factory through a bay door and broke into two vending machines and a coin machine. Total cost of repairing the damage was estimated at $1,400.

* On Oct. 17, someone cut the lock off a 6-by-12-foot flatbed trailer, and took it from the front yard of a home on Spring Place Road. The single-axle trailer is black with a deep tailgate and is valued at $900.

* Between Oct. 13 and 17, a number of items were taken from a rental house on Delina Road. They included a Vogelzang Mountaineer wood stove worth $600, an air compressor, cleaning supplies, a light fixture, and a 5-gallon can of gas.

* On Oct. 17, someone kicked in the front door of a home on Cathey Street and ransacked the living room and bedroom. Among the items taken were five Kennedy half dollars in a blue case, a silver 1985 high school ring with the owner's name engraved inside, a gold 1985 state championship ring, a .25 caliber semi-automatic pistol with white handgrips, two pocket watches, and a pocket knife. The front door and door frame were destroyed, according to the report by Lewisburg Police Cpl. Billy Duckworth. Value of the missing items is more than $500.

* Between 3 p.m. Oct. 19 and 1:30 a.m. Oct. 20, someone took a black Xbox game system worth $200 and three Xbox games, worth a total of $85, from a bedroom in a home on Cortland Street. There were no signs of forced entry.

* Between 9 and 11 p.m. Oct. 18, the left rear brake light of a woman's car was broken by a shopping cart while she was working at Walmart. Cost of repairing the taillight was estimated at $150.

Arrested and charged with assault on an officer

* Patricia L. Mitchell, 47, Fayetteville. Bond: $4,000; court date: Nov. 19. Additional charges: public intoxication and resisting arrest. Mitchell kicked Lewisburg Police Sgt. Chris Sawyers in the stomach as he was placing her in a patrol car, according to the report by Lewisburg Police Officer Jeremy Chapman. Mitchell and a male passenger were found in a car parked on the side of Mooresville Highway in the early hours of Oct. 21, and she became irate when asked to perform sobriety tasks, Chapman reported.

Arrested and charged with violation of bond conditions

* Donnie Ray Crane, 47, Cedar Street. Held without bond for court on Nov. 5.

* Justin D. Christopher, 20, Shelbyville. Held without bond for court on Oct. 22. Christopher was also charged with criminal impersonation, and on this charge the bond is $3,000; court date: Dec. 4.

Arrested and charged with domestic assault

* Stacie Pauline Landes, 39, John R. Hill Road. Bond: $9,000; court date: Oct. 23. Additional charges: theft under $500 and tampering with evidence.

Arrested and charged with aggravated domestic assault

* Joshua Ryan Bivins, 24, Franklin Road. Bond: $1,000; court date: Dec. 10.

* Michael R. Knox, 67, Chapel Hill. Bond: $7,500; court date: Nov. 27.

Arrested on a bench warrant

* Billy Wayne Vestal, 65, 5th Avenue North. Held without bond for court on Oct. 24. Original charge: aggravated assault.

Arrested and charged with assault

* Billy Dewayne Hood, 40, Chapel Hill. Bond: $1,000; court date: Nov. 6.

Held without bond pending extradition to Alabama

* Montez Q. Tucker, 20, Nashville. Charges: criminal possession of a forged instrument and theft of property. Tucker also has a failure-to-appear charge in Marshall County.

Arrested and charged with public intoxication

* Stephen R. Hargrove, 42, Franklin Avenue. Bond: $500; court date: Dec. 10.

Arrested and charged with driving on a suspended license

* James W. Jones, 34, 7th Avenue North. Bond: $500; court date: Nov. 19.

Cited for shoplifting from Walmart on Oct. 16

* Stacey M. Good-Johnson, 35, Spring Hill. Court date: Nov. 5. A loss-prevention employee told Lewisburg Police Officer James Repasky he also witnessed Good-Johnson shoplifting on Oct. 8 and 14.

Served with a summons for theft under $500

* Michael P. Heiser, 41, Spring Hill. Court date: Oct. 29.

Turned himself in on a violation-of-probation warrant

* Gerry D. Smithson, 55, Hallmark Drive. Bond: $250; court date: Dec. 3.

Arrested on a violation-of-probation warrant

* Jerry R. Jackson, 45, Clarksville. Bond: $1,000; court date: Nov. 19.

* Walter D. Brooks, 43, 3rd Avenue North. Bond: $250; court date: Nov. 5.

* Kareem O. Bryant, 33, Smyrna. Bond: $250; court date: Nov. 20.

Served with a warrant at Marshall County Jail

* Carneal Marks, 27, Silver Creek Road. Court date: Oct. 22. Charge: failure to appear.

* Dana L. McDaniel, 30, Franklin Road. Court date: Nov. 19. Charge: violation of probation.

* Ronald A. Manns, 42, Nashville. Court date: Oct. 23. Charge: violation of probation.

Served with a summons for assault

* Mathew J. Archer, 26, Horton Way. Court date: Nov. 27.

Arrested on a failure-to-appear warrant

* Luis Angel Mora, 24, Columbia. Bond: $1,000; court date: Oct. 23.

.- Karen Hall