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Pot suspect arrested as DCS checks home

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

An occupant of a Railroad Avenue home was arrested for possession of marijuana as Shelbyville police and a Department of Children's Services investigator checked a report of possible drug activity Friday afternoon.

Walter Michael Williamson, 31, told officer Tory Moore he used the marijuana "recreationally and for pain."

The disheveled home reeked of marijuana, Moore said, and one "lethargic" man who was not charged was smoking a marijuana cigarette. A third man, a woman and two children were in the home as well, Moore's report said.

Marijuana, digital scales, rolling papers, a pile of tobacco, and empty "Philly Blunt" packages were confiscated, Moore said.

Williamson was charged with possession of a schedule VI drug and possession of drug paraphernalia. He posted $7,000 bond.

Officers had been told a meth lab was possibly inside the home. No meth was found, police said.

Tale of the trail

A man who told police he "didn't know why" he drove away after an injury accident Friday morning was charged later in the day.

Kyle Steven Guess, 30, of Madison Street struck another vehicle at the intersection of North Jefferson and East Franklin streets, then drove away, police said.

Sgt. James Wilkerson followed a fluid trail left by the heavily-damaged Guess car from the scene to a Moody Street home. Parts found at the scene matched those missing from the car, according to police.

Guess was arrested at his workplace and charged with leaving the scene of a personal injury accident, driving on a suspended license (third offense), and no vehicle insurance. He posted $4,500 bond.

Popcorn, Pampers

A shoplifting suspect went further than the usual pattern of just walking away with stolen items Saturday.

Shauna Denae Bales, 23, of Burt Street, allegedly ate popcorn chicken in Walmart without paying, then grabbed Pampers from a shelf and put them on her baby in a bathroom before leaving, again without paying, police said.

Bales posted $1,000 bond.

Thefts

A wheelbarrow was stolen from a garage at a North Main Street home overnight Saturday, police said.

The owner said a window was broken to gain entry and blood was splattered nearby.

Also reported to Shelbyville police:

* A large amount of personal property including DVD players, two televisions, clothing and toys was stolen from a Moody Street home being vacated between Wednesday and Friday of last week.

Entry was gained by pushing in a door nailed shut from the inside.

* A bottle of prescription medication was stolen from a unit at Bedford Manor Apartments, Barksdale Lane, between 3:30-8:15 p.m. Saturday.

* The license plate was stolen from a truck Monday at Lee Adcock Construction, North Jefferson Street.

Jail intake

The following were arrested since Friday by the Bedford County Sheriff's Department, Shelbyville Police Department, Tennessee Highway or 17th Judicial District Drug Task Force. They are only charged; guilt or innocence will be determined by the courts.

* Shauna Denae Bales, 23, Burt Street; shoplifting; released, $1,000 bond

* Faith Marie Baltimore, 28, Troupe Road; domestic assault; held, $2,500 bond

* Daniel Lee Brannon, 23, Davis Street; violation of probation, evading arrest; held, $10,000 bond

* Joshua Nathan Brown, 24, U.S. 41A North; violation of probation; released, $2,500 bond

* Tabitha Lea Brown, 20, Courtland Avenue; criminal conspiracy/theft (two counts), filing false report, failure to appear; held, $22,500 bond

* Jeremy Daniel Byrom, 27, Moody Street; driving on revoked/suspended license (third offense); released, $1,500 bond

* Pedro Caba, 30, Shelbyville Mills Road; public intoxication; released, $500 bond

* Robin Gale Campos, 52, Chapel Hill; truancy; summons delivered

* James Robert Canady, 51, Haskins Chapel Road; theft of property; released, $5,000 bond

* Joshua Dewain Cawthron, 28, Barksdale Lane; violation of probation; released, $2,500 bond

* Patrick Demetrius Charles, 43, Shoma Drive; violation of probation; released, $2,500 bond

* Billy Joe Colburn, 22, Alta Avenue; aggravated assault, assault, criminal conspiracy/theft (two counts), burglary, theft, convicted felon in possession of a weapon; held, $165,000 bond

* Tabitha Ann Conaway, 29, McDale Lane; violation of probation; released, $2,500 bond

* Javier Marquez Cortes, 27, King Arthur Court; domestic assault; held, $2,500 bond

* Carress Kennedy Crawford, 19, Longview Road; violation of probation; held $2,500 bond

* Cody Wayne Crowson. 21, Glosson Circle; driving on suspended license, reckless endangerment; released, $3,000 bond

* Jose Guadalupe Cruz, 43, Anthony Lane; no driver's license, financial responsibility; released, $500 bond

* Bryan Matthew Davis, 27, Old Pencil Mill Road; stalking; released, no bond

* Tonya Marie Davis, 24, Thompson Street; domestic assault; released, $2,500 bond

* Hope Renee Dickins, 34, East Lane Street; public intoxication; released, $500 bond

* Agustin Bartolome Gaspar, 52, Bridlewood Drive; public intoxication; held, $1,500 bond

* Margarita Guerrero, 30, Rock Street; no driver's license/exhibited on demand, financial responsibility; released, $1,000 bond

* Kyle Steven Guess, 20, Madison Street; leaving the scene of personal injury accident, driving on suspended license (third offense), financial responsibility; released, $4,500 bond

* Stephanie Sherrell Harris, 27, Barksdale Lane; failure to appear; released, $500 bond

* Danny Luis Hernandez, 26, East Lane Street; no driver's license/exhibited on demand; released, $500 bond

* Labron Monson Hill, 41, Tullahoma; DUI (second offense), driving on revoked license, financial responsibility, open container; released, $15,000 bond

* Robert Curtis Hopkins, 19, Murfreesboro; statutory rape, criminal consipracy/theft, aggravated assault; held, $70,000 bond

* Donysia Christine Jennings, 18, Squire Hall Road; domestic assault, drinking age law; released, $500 bond

* Timothy Edward Krieg, 43, Blue Ribbon Parkway; theft of services/fraud; released, $2,500 bond

* Carlos Lucerro, 25, Bridlewood Drive; public intoxication; held, $1,500 bond

* Ashley Nicole Mahaffey, 23, Sims Road; violation of probation; held, $2,000 bond

* Martin Miguel Martin, 19, Bridlewood Drive; public intoxication; held, $1,500 bond

* Amanda Marie Mason, 29, Madison Street; (Nov. 8) aggravated reckless assault; released, $2,500 bond; (Nov. 9) domestic assault; released, $7,500 bond

* Matthew Vick Moore, 29, Petersburg; violation of probation; released, $2,500 bond

* Seth Vaden Neese, 27, Cook Lane; forgery; released, $7,500 bond

* James Lee Nelson, 30, Barksdale Lane; domestic assault; released, $500 bond

* Krystin Lynne Newsom, 22, Sunrise Court; driving on suspended license, speeding, financial responsibility; released, $500 bond

* Benjamin Ross Nichols, 24, Old Flat Creek Road; driving on suspended license (second offense), reckless driving; released, $2,500 bond

* Tonya Lynette Robertson, 20, Lucas Road; drinking age law, public intoxication, reckless endangerment; released, $2,000 bond

* George Allen Seaman, 40, Murfreesboro; contributing to the delinquency of a minor; released, $1,000 bond

* James Evans Simmons, 45, Belmont Avenue; violation of probation; held, $2,500 bond

* Jeffrey Haynes Smith, 44, Hunters Lane; driving on revoked/suspended license; released, $1,000 bond

* James Lenord Stafford, 52, Warners Bridge Road; violation of probation; released, $500 bond

* Thomas Leon Taylor, 31, Madison Street; domestic assault; released, $5,000 bond

* Michael Allen Toombs II, 36, Belmont Avenue; domestic assault, resist stop/frisk/halt/search; held, $15,000 bond

* Jaysun Robert Vassar, 35, U.S. 41A South; driving on suspended license, speeding; released, $500 bond

* Walter Michael Williamson, 31, Railroad Avenue; possession of schedule VI drug, possession of drug paraphernalia; released, $7,000 bond