A Florida man was arrested April 3 during a traffic stop on drug charges. David Madison Dickson, 28, of Steinhatchee, Fla., was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession of narcotics. Dickson remains in the Izard County Detention Facility in lieu of a $25,000 bond.
In another drug related arrest, Rodney Holt Baker, 28, of Mount Pleasant was arrested April 3 on the charge of possessing illegal drugs. Found in Baker's possession was a white crystal type substance believed to be methamphetamine.
While in the detention facility, Sheriff Tate Lawrence said that Baker became unruly and grabbed a deputy by the throat after which Baker was transported to a hospital emergency room for stitches to his head and then returned to jail.
Baker faces additional charges of terroristic threatening third degree, battery third degree, and obstructing governmental operations.
Baker remains in the Izard County Detention Facility on a drug task force hold.
A Yellville man, Christopher Cody Tabler, 26, was arrested March 1 on charges of possessing drug paraphernalia and fleeing. Tabler remains in the Izard County Detention Facility on a probation violation pending transfer to the Arkansas Department of Correction.
Simon Keith Ducker, 29, of Pineville was arrested late April 4 on charges to include assault on a family member and disorderly conduct. The charges stem from Ducker coming to his father and mother's residence and cursing them. Ducker fled the scene but was located in a nearby barn. Sheriff Lawrence said that alcohol was factor in Ducker's conduct.
In another domestic altercation, Lisa Jane Greenwood, 47, of Calico Rock was arrested April 3 on the charge of domestic battering third degree.
Greenwood is accused of assaulting her mother causing injury to the mother's fingers. The victim received medical attention at a local hospital. Sheriff Lawrence said that alcohol was a factor and that Greenwood has been previously convicted on alcohol related charges.
Greenwood remains in the Izard County Detention Facility.
Michael Gene Richardson, 46, of Calico Rock was arrested April 4 on charges of driving while intoxicated, driving on a suspended license and driving left of center. Richardson posted bond Sunday and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.
Dirk Hastings Simmons, 44, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested March 30 on the charge of driving while intoxicated. Simmons made provisions for bond and was released with a court date.
Eric Fuller, 35, of Mount Pleasant was arrested Friday on the charge of public intoxication-drugs. Fuller remains in the Izard County Detention Facility.
Jessie Lee Love, 24, of Mount Pleasant was placed in protective custody Thursday and later transported to a rehabilitation facility in Little Rock.
Terry William Stacy, 39, was arrested March 30 on an Izard County failure to appear warrant. Stacy posted bond April 2 in the amount of $1,355 and was released from the Izard County Detention Facility.
Peter Paul Sutterfiled Jr., 33, of Melbourne was arrested March 29 on a Baxter County warrant and was transported to Mountain Home.