A Smithville man stopped last week for a traffic violation was found with pills and a large amount of cash in his possession.
36 year old Jermaine Derperise McCoy of Smith Road, Smithville is charged with two counts of possession of a schedule II controlled substance for resale. He was further issued a citation for no driver license. His bond is $5,000 and he will be in court on May 22. Sheriff Patrick Ray said that on Thursday, April 24 a Sheriff's Department Drug Detective stopped McCoy for not having a valid driver license. McCoy gave the officer consent to search his person and vehicle. Found in his left pants pocket were two baggies containing pills. One of the baggies contained three blue Oxycodone 30 milligram pills. The other baggie held four white Oxycodone 20 milligram pills. The pills were believed to have been packaged for resale. McCoy could not provide a valid prescription for the pills. McCoy also had $602 in his pocket. He was arrested and taken to the jail.
54 year old Timothy Wade Cantrell of Oak Street, Smithville is charged with driving under the influence. He is under a $1,500 bond and he will be in court on May 1st. Sheriff Ray said that on Monday, April 21 a Sheriff's Department Drug Detective observed a white Jeep traveling north on South College Street. The Jeep crossed the center line several times. The detective stopped the vehicle at Greenbrook Park and spoke with the driver, Cantrell. The officer asked Cantrell to submit to field sobriety tasks but Cantrell was unable to perform the tasks or follow directions. His motor skills were poor and he was very unsteady on his feet. Cantrell also had an odor of an alcoholic beverage on his person. He did consent to a blood alcohol test.
41 year old Shauna Leeann Anderson of Martin Lane, Alexandria is charged with aggravated assault. Her bond is $10,000 and she will be in court May 15. Sheriff Ray said that on Tuesday, April 22 the Sheriff's Department received a call about an argument in progress at a residence on Martin Lane in Alexandria. Upon arrival a deputy spoke with a woman who said her mother, Anderson had assaulted her with a baseball bat. The officer noticed that the woman (victim) had physical marks and swelling in the areas of her left arm and right wrist. Anderson admitted to the officer that she had assaulted the victim with the baseball bat. Through the investigation it was determined that Anderson was the primary aggressor and she was placed under arrest. The victim was taken by DeKalb EMS to the hospital.
40 year old John Preston Lawrence of Lebanon is charged with public intoxication. His bond is $1,500 and he will be in court on May 15. Sheriff Ray said that on Saturday, April 26 a Sheriff's Department deputy responded to Highway 70 in the area of the Midnight Express where a man was reported to be walking down the middle of the road, threatening to jump in front of vehicles. Upon arrival, the officer found the man, Lawrence standing on the double yellow line of the highway. The deputy asked Lawrence to walk over to his patrol car. Lawrence had a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage on his person. His walk was staggered and his speech was slurred. During his conversation with the officer, Lawrence said that "he was ready to die tonight". Lawrence was placed under arrest and brought to the jail for booking due to his being a danger to himself and the public.
27 year old Rosemary Joyce Anderson of Cecil Hale Road, Smithville is charged with domestic assault. Her bond is $2,500 and she will be in court May 1. Sheriff Ray said that on Sunday, April 27 an officer of the Sheriff's Department responded to a disturbance call at a residence on Cecil Hale Road. Upon arrival the deputy spoke with Anderson in the yard of the home. Anderson was aggressive and irate. While there, the officer learned that Anderson had gone to a neighbor's home with the intentions of assaulting the girlfriend of Anderson's estranged husband. During the confrontation, Anderson's husband got in between his wife and girlfriend. Anderson then hit him in the area of his face and pulled his shirt. She later admitted to the deputy that she assaulted her husband and had intended to assault his girlfriend.
23 year old Bridgette Nicole Stafford of Kings Court, Smithville is charged with domestic assault. Her bond is $2,500 and she will be in court May 1. Sheriff Ray said that on Sunday, April 27 a Sheriff's Department deputy responded to a domestic violence call at a residence in Kings Court. Stafford told the officer that she and a man had gotten into an argument and that after the man had accidentally struck her, she had hit him several times in the face. The man, who did not retaliate to the assault, did have visible injuries. Stafford was arrested and brought to the jail for booking.
23 year old Hugo Godinez Juareg of Big Woods Road, Smithville is charged with driving under the influence. His bond is $1,500 and he will be in court May 1. Sheriff Ray said that on Sunday, April 27 a deputy responded to a prowler call at a residence on Banks Pisgah Road. Upon arrival, the officer found Juareg passed out in the back of his vehicle. Several bottles of alcohol were in the automobile. The deputy awoke Juareg and asked him why he was in the driveway of this residence. Juareg said that he was in no condition to drive due to being intoxicated so he pulled over. He had a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage on his person. His eyes were bloodshot. His speech was slurred and he was very unsteady on his feet. Juareg submitted to but performed poorly on field sobriety tasks. He was arrested and brought to the jail for booking.
28 year old Joseph Kilzer of Parkway Drive, Smithville is charged with aggravated assault. His bond is $5,000 and he will be in court on May 1. Sheriff Ray said that on Sunday, April 27 a deputy responded to a physical domestic call at a residence on Parkway Drive. Upon arrival, the officer spoke with a woman who said that she and her boyfriend, Kilzer had gotten into an argument over her having damaged a guitar. The woman said Kilzer became very irate and tried to strangle her. She had red marks on her neck. Kilzer was arrested and brought to the jail for booking.