A Smithville man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting his mother.
27 year old Michael Joseph Lee of Estes Street, Smithville is charged with domestic assault. His bond is $5,000 and his court date is September 14. Sheriff Patrick Ray said that on Monday, August 28 Lee allegedly assaulted his mother by kicking her in the face and chest causing red marks. It was determined that Lee was the primary aggressor.
52 year old Kanday Kay Fish of Old Snow Hill Road, Dowelltown is charged with driving under the influence. She was also cited for failure to maintain lane of travel. Her bond is $1,500. Sheriff Ray said that on Monday, August 28 after receiving a call from central dispatch to be on the lookout for a reckless driver, a deputy spotted a vehicle matching the description while traveling south on Anthony Avenue. After observing the vehicle travel into the oncoming lane of traffic, the officer stopped it and spoke with the driver, Fish. According to the deputy, Fish could barely keep her eyes open. Her speech was slurred and she was very unsteady on her feet, After performing poorly on field sobriety tasks she was placed under arrest.
43 year old Jason Bradley Cripps is charged with driving under the influence and a second offense of driving on a revoked license. His bond is $4,500 and his court date is September 14. Sheriff Ray said that on Monday, August 28 a deputy was notified by corrections officers at the sheriff’s office that someone had driven to the jail without a license. Upon arrival the deputy spoke with a man, Cripps, who was sitting in the passenger seat of a white car. The officer reviewed video from a surveillance camera which showed that Cripps had driven to the jail and parked. He then exited the car on the driver side and then re-entered the vehicle on the passenger side. The officer knew that Cripps’ license were revoked. Cripps’ eyes were glossy and bloodshot with pinpoint pupils. His speech was slow and slurred and he was unsteady on his feet. Cripps submitted to but performed poorly on field sobriety tasks. He was placed under arrest. Sheriff Ray said Cripps had come to the jail to pick up Kanday Fish. Cripps’ license were revoked in 2006 for failure to file a property damage accident report.
38 year old James Cary Hicks, Jr. of Clear Fork Road, Liberty is charged with resisting stop, frisk, halt, search, or arrest. Sheriff Ray said that on Friday, September 1 a deputy went to Hicks’ residence to serve a warrant on him. Upon the officer’s arrival, Hicks ran out of a side door. The deputy identified himself and gave repeated commands for Hicks to stop but he refused. Hicks was later arrested.
35 year old Dustin Lee Mason of Greenbrier is charged with public intoxication. His bond is $1,500 and his court date is September 14. Sheriff Ray said that on Monday, September 4 a deputy was called to Pates Ford Marina due to someone causing problems there. Upon arrival the officer spoke with the man, Mason who had a very strong odor of alcohol on his person. His speech was slurred. His eyes were glassy and he was very combative. Mason went back to his campsite as ordered by the officer but he later returned to the marina before the deputy left. Mason was placed under arrest.
30 year old Brittany Nicole Kane of Ashland City is charged with public intoxication. Her bond is $1,500 and her court date is September 14. Sheriff Ray said that on Monday, September 4 a deputy was called to Pates Ford Marina due to someone there causing problems. Upon arrival the officer spoke with the woman, Kane who had a very strong odor of alcohol on her person. Her speech was slurred. Her eyes were glassy and she was very combative. Kane was placed under arrest.