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Izard County Sheriff's Report

Friday, October 17, 2008

A Dolph woman was arrested Friday night at a sobriety checkpoint on the charge of possessing an instrument of crime. Bobbie Jeanette Pool, 36, was found to possess a smoking device, located inside her handbag and she was taken to the Izard County Detention Facility. Sheriff Tate Lawrence said that Pool has a previous drug related felony conviction and remains in the Izard County Detention Facility on an Arkansas Department of Correction hold.

In another drug related arrest, Matthew Wayne McQueen, 19, of Melbourne was arrested Saturday night following a traffic stop. McQueen is charged with possessing an instrument of crime. Sheriff Tate Lawrence said that McQueen had in his possession a digital scale with what appeared to be marijuana residue along with small plastic bags. Both the bags and the scales are commonly used in the sale and distribution of the drug, the sheriff said. McQueen posted bond in the amount of $1,055 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.

Benjamin Jacob Hines, 23, of Ash Flat was arrested Thursday morning on the charge of domestic battery third degree. The arrest followed an alleged altercation with Kendra Hines of the same address. Following an initial appearance in Izard County District Court on Friday, Hinds was released under certain conditions and given a court date.

Another alleged altercation has resulted in the arrest of Casey Lynn Tate, 20, of Melbourne. Tate was charged with domestic battering third degree involving his wife. Tate was released from the Izard County Detention Facility the following day after posting bond.

An Ash Flat man, Vernon Gene Hightower, 57, was arrested Sept. 27 on charges of driving while intoxicated and other related charges. Hightower was released the following day from the Izard County Detention Facility after posting a $1,440 bond.

Multiple alcohol related charges were also brought against a Melbourne man. Freddie Eugene Meredith was arrested Sept. 27 on charges of driving while intoxicated third offense, refusal to submit to a chemical test and driving on a suspended license. Meredith later posted bond in the amount of $6,410 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.

In yet another driving while intoxicated charge of a Melbourne man, Jimmy Morrow, 21, was arrested Sept. 29 on the charge of driving while intoxicated and careless driving. Morrow posted bond the following day in the amount of $1,210 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.

Another Melbourne person, this time a woman, was arrested on alcohol related charges. Leah Marie Nichols, 30, was charged with public intoxication the night of Sept. 27. Nichols later posted bond in the amount of $205 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.

Tabbatha Ann Tripp, 24, of Batesville was arrested Sept. 27 on a violation of Arkansas Hot Check Law warrant. Tripp later posted bond seven days later in the amount of $686 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.

James Clinton Tinin, 22, of Norfork was arrested Oct. 4 on a misdemeanor warrant from the Mountain Home Police Department. Clinton posted bond in the amount of $985 and was released.

Jennifer Lee Taylor, 21, of Calico Rock was arrested Oct. 4 on warrants of failure to appear and criminal contempt of court and a hold from Lonoke County. Taylor remains in the Izard County Detention Facility.

A child support enforcement warrant has resulted in the arrest of Jeremy Jefferson Vickers, 28, of Cave City. Vickers remains in the Izard County Detention Facility in lieu of $7,100 bond.

Jeffery T. Engle, 39, of Mount Pleasant was arrested Oct. 3 on a violation of Arkansas Hot Check Law warrant. Engle posted bond the same day in the amount of $770 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.

James Donald Holt, 45, of Calico Rock was arrested Sept. 24 on a failure to pay fines relating to an earlier charge of endangering a minor. Holt posted bond the following day in the amount of $1,580 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.