Volume 51, Number 30

eighteen pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, July 24, 2014

Recent arrests on meth charges

Recent arrests on meth charges During a drug investigation in March, John Beason, 41, of Monroe was charged with Possession of Drug paraphernalia and Possession of Schedule II (Methamphetamine). Beason was arraigned and was placed on house arrest, only to be spotted away from the home with his mother.
While patrolling on Hook Ridge on April 23rd, Pickett County Deputy Jerry Governale noticed a vehicle being driven by Mr. Beason. He is charged with Violation of Court Ordered House Arrest, Possession of Schedule II (Methamphetamine) and Driving on Revoked License.
On April 25th, Chief Deputy Steve Wilber and Deputy Malcolm Johnson made a routine traffic stop on Moodyville Road and arrested Timmy R. Crabtree, 39, of Jamestown. Mr. Crabtree is charged with Possession of Schedule II (Methamphetamine), Possession of Schedule IV.

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