News Herald Arrest Report

Loudon man charged with assault, evading
 
A Loudon man was taken to Loudon County Jail after police responded to the call of a physical disturbance Friday in the 400 block of Pine Top Street in Loudon.

Dispatched to a dispute between Joshua Alan Underwood, 29, Loudon, and a woman at the residence, Loudon Police Officer James Cogdill spoke with numerous witnesses who spotted Underwood running through the neighborhood, according to the arrest report.

While pursing Underwood, Cogdill spoke with residents in the area, who said a man matching Underwood's description ran toward Smokey Drive and into a forested area near Clyde Street. Officer Bobby Lankford located Underwood and placed him into custody.
 
The woman at the Pine Top Street home told police she picked up Underwood at 4:15 p.m. that day, and he was upset because she was late, Cogdill wrote in the report.
 
"Mr. Underwood grabbed her by the throat and hit her on the right side of her face causing bruising and scratch marks on her neck (and) that's when Mr. Underwood fled on foot," Cogdill wrote.
 
Underwood was charged with domestic assault-misdemeanor, two counts of evading arrest, failure to appear-general sessions, violation of probation and theft of property and held on $26,000 bond.
 
March 7
 
William Nathaniel Goley, 43, Lenoir City, was charged with violation of sex offender registry and two counts of community supervision and held on $7,000 bond.
 
Ricky Nelson Herney, 53, Loudon, was charged with driving under the influence and held without bond.
 
Lindy Ann Knox, 36, Sweetwater, was charged with two counts of simple possession/casual exchange and violation of probation and held on $2,000 bond.
 
Jacquelyn Cassandra Wiest, 24, Kingston, was charged with failure to appear and released on $5,000 bond.
 
Jason Michael Yorek, 33, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $2,500 bond.
 
March 8
 
Jamie Brian Couch, 37, Loudon, was charged with domestic assault-misdemeanor and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Sommer Lynn George, 33, Louisville, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $3,000 bond.
 
Christine Denise Howard, 28, Knoxville, was charged with identity theft, forgery and driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $11,000 bond.
 
Clarence Reed Julian, 43, Kingston, was charged with attachment-juvenile court and released on $150 bond.
 
Joseph Michael Masters, 44, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released without bond.
 
Jennifer Elaine Mathieu, 33, Kingston, was charged with violation of probation and held without bond.
 
March 9
 
George Nickerson Coffman, 56, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released without bond.
 
Richard Bruce Hall, 35, Sweetwater, was charged with violation of probation and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Donald Edeard McCoy, 38, Knoxville, was charged with contraband in a penal institution and driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $12,000 bond.
 
Rebekah Elinor Rogers, 22, Crossville, was charged with driving under the influence and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Jessica Nicole Sanchez, 28, Sweetwater, was charged with public intoxication and released without bond.
 
Travis Jerome Wilkerson, 34, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and financial responsibility law and released without bond.
 
March 10
 
David Wayne Jacobs, 55, Madisonville, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $1,000 bond.
 
Lesa Annette McCulloch, 53, Madisonville, was charged with possession of a Schedule II substance and held without bond.
 
Kenneth Heath McElhaney, 37, Rockwood, was charged with theft under $500 and criminal trespass and released on $4,000 bond.
 
Yuimi Sophia Montemoso, 31, Lenoir City, was charged with driving without a valid license and released without bond.
 
Michael Eugene Pack, 36, Loudon, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, simple possession/casual exchange and tampering/fabricating with evidence and held on $14,000 bond.
 
Timothy Michael Patterson, 37, Loudon, was charged with failure to appear-general sessions and violation of community corrections and held on $2,500 bond.
 
Andrew Michael White, 25, Vonore, was charged with failure to appear-general sessions and released on $2,000 bond.
 
March 11
 
Michael Steven Coffman, 28, Lenoir City, was charged with possession of a firearm during a dangerous felony, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a Schedule III substance and criminal impersonation and held on $9,500 bond.
 
Barbara Ann Gaston, 41, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Selena Michelle Gribble, 41, Maryville, was charged with manufacture/sell/possession of a controlled substance and held on $30,000 bond. On advisement from dispatch, Loudon County Sheriff's Office Deputy Craig Brewer was on the lookout for a blue Chevrolet in the 9200 block of U.S. Highway 321 South when he stopped the driver, Gribble, and found she had a suspended license, according to the arrest report. After Gribble gave verbal consent to search the car, deputies found six round pills identified as morphine sulfate 15 mg, Brewer wrote in the report. Brewer also found a notebook that listed pill counts, amounts for each pill and a list of people, according to the arrest report.
 
Carla Grimstead, 44, Sweetwater, was charged with three counts of simple possession/casual exchange and possession of drug paraphernalia and held on $8,000 bond. Noticing that a driver of a green Saturn was not wearing a seat belt on McCrary Street, LCSO Deputy Cody Fritts stopped the car at Pond Creek Road and identified the driver as Grimstead and the passenger as William Lanter, who was found with warrants out of Loudon and Monroe counties. While speaking with Grimstead, Fritts saw signs of intravenous drug use on the inside of her arms, according to the arrest report. During a search of the vehicle, police found a baggy with 0.2 grams of a white powder believed to be methamphetamine, 2 1/2 white pills believed to be Opana and a marijuana cigarette in a black case, Fritts wrote. Seventeen syringes, a pill crusher, a marijuana pipe, a spoon and four other baggies with meth residue were also found in a makeup bag inside Grimstead's purse, according to the arrest report.
 
William Floyd Lanter, 50, Philadelphia, was charged with a suspended driver's license and held without bond.
 
Candace Dione Hernandez, 36, Greenback, was charged with driving under the influence and held on $1,000 bond.
 
Heath Jackson, 35, Sweetwater, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and held on $2,500 bond.
 
Kara Christine Knight, 26, Lenoir City, was charged with child support, criminal impersonation, contempt of court out of Blount County and possession of drug paraphernalia and held on $5,300 bond. Noticing a possible disturbance at a motel in Philadelphia, LCSO Deputy Chris Jenkins spoke with a renter, who said a woman that he did not know was in the shower, according to the arrest report. The woman initially told Jenkins her name was Brittany Denise Covington, and when Jenkins ran the name through the National Crime Information Center, he determined that person had an outstanding warrant for failure to appear for possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the arrest report. The woman then told Jenkins that her real name was Kara Christine Knight and admitted to using a fake name. Another check through NCIC revealed that Knight had outstanding warrants for child support in Loudon County and contempt of court in Blount County, according to the arrest report. During a search of Knight's purse, police found a syringe, and Knight admitted the item belonged to her.
 
Luis Angel Saucedo, 20, Lenoir City, was charged with driving without a valid license and financial responsibility law and released without bond.
 
Jeremiah Charles Burchfield, 40, Loudon, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Michael Steven Coffman, 28, Lenoir City, was charged with possession of a firearm during a dangerous felony, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a Schedule III substance and held on $8,500 bond.
 
Barbara Ann Gaston, 41, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Selena Michelle Gribble, 41, Maryville, was charged with manufacture/sell/possession of a controlled substance and held on $30,000 bond.
 
March 12
 
Emily Nicole Bethancourt, 21, homeless, was charged with criminal impersonation and violation of probation and held on $5,000 bond.
 
Richard Lee Brotherton, 41, Loudon, was charged with driving on a revoked license and released on $1,000 bond.
 
Maureen Julie Brown, 55, Lenoir City, was charged with driving under the influence and held on $1,500 bond.
 
Ramon Vincente Chepe, 27, Lenoir City, was charged with driving without a valid license and released without bond.
 
Luis Alberto Lopez, 36, Lenoir City, was charged with driving under the influence and driving without a valid license and released on $3,000 bond.
 
Kenneth Carl Loveday, 44, Knoxville, was charged with driving on a suspended license, driving under the influence, possession of drug paraphernalia and simple possession of Schedule VI substance and held on $9,000 bond.
 
Natasha Lynn Ramsey, 23, Vonore, was charged with two counts of simple possession/casual exchange, driving on a revoked/suspended license and possession of drug paraphernalia and held on $8,000 bond. Spotting a white Chrysler 200 traveling on Spring Street, the driver, Ramsey, was identified as having a revoked driver's license, and she was also wanted for questioning in connection with an aggravated assault, LCSO Deputy Cody Fritts wrote in the arrest report. When Fritts turned his patrol car around to pursue Ramsey, the driver began traveling at a "high rate of speed" before stopping in the 100 block of Donaldson Road, according to the report. Ramsey told deputies that she had some marijuana and a pipe in the passenger floorboard of the car, Fritts wrote. Police found 0.5 grams of marijuana, a pipe and a cut straw in the vehicle. A cigarette package containing a white pill believed to be Suboxone was also found in the middle console of the car, according to the report.
 
John Henry Wallace, 36, Philadelphia, was charged with domestic assault-misdemeanor and vandalism and released on $2,000 bond. Responding to a call of a domestic dispute in the 900 block of Old Lee Highway, LCSO Deputy Kenny Palmer arrived to find Wallace in the living room attempting to pull a woman off the floor, and Palmer heard the man yelling at the woman, according to the arrest report. After separating the couple, Palmer spoke with Wallace, who became "belligerent and stated nothing was happening and he was tired of this that he was not going to jail," Palmer wrote in the report. The woman told police that she was sitting in a chair when Wallace came back from the store. Wallace, who had been drinking, began yelling at her and flipped over her chair, causing her to flip backward and hit her head on a table, Palmer wrote. Wallace was determined to be the primary aggressor. While at Loudon County Jail, Wallace knocked a hole in the wall of a bathroom, which led to the vandalism charge, Palmer wrote.
 
March 13
 
Wendy Michelle Crawley, 33, Chattanooga, was charged with theft under $500 and held without bond. Dispatched to a call of a shoplifter at a retail store in Lenoir City, police spoke with a loss prevention employee, who said Crawley was seen taking a phone charger, a safety light and a nail kit and hiding them in her purse, according to the arrest report. Crawley then left the store without paying for the items, according to police.
 
Kayla Nikole Kidd, 24, Sweetwater, was charged with driving under the influence and released on $2,000 bond.
 
Addison Isaiah Selvidge, 18, Loudon, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a Schedule VI substance and released on $2,000 bond.
 
March 14
 
Michael Eugene Chastain, 42, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked/suspended license and held on $1,000 bond.
 
Gerardo Medina-Medina, 58, Lenoir City, was charged with driving without a valid license and released without bond.
 
Travis Dewayne Selvidge, 31, Lenoir City, was charged with driving on a revoked license and released on $1,000 bond.

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