A Smithville man has been arrested for stealing an automobile two weeks ago. 30 year old Timothy William Patrick of the Loop Circle, Smithville is charged with burglary, theft of property, failure to appear, and violation of parole. His total bond on the charges is $35,216 except for the parole violation for which he is being held without bond. His court appearance date is December 20. On Tuesday, December 4 Patrick broke into and stole a 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser valued at $2,000. The case was investigated by a Sheriff’s Department Detective.
25 year old Jesse Ray Herman of Meadowbrook Drive is charged with assault. His bond is $3,500 and he will be in court January 10. On Wednesday, December 12 while incarcerated at the jail, Herman struck another inmate in the face with his fist several times causing abrasions.
29 year old Justin Keith Potts of Old Hickory is charged with public intoxication and two counts of vandalism. His bond totals $10,000 and he will make a court appearance January 10. On Saturday, December 15 a deputy was dispatched to the Midnight Express due to an intoxicated man who had become violent. Upon arrival the officer confronted the suspect, Potts who was intoxicated and unsteady on his feet. Potts had tried to fight with security personnel at the business. Video surveillance there revealed that Potts had kicked and broken out glass in the front door. While being transported to jail for booking, Potts repeatedly kicked a window in the patrol car causing damage to the door.