Tag Archives: Drug charges

Early Morning Police Pursuit Ends in Oak Ridge

The Anderson County Sheriff’s Office successfully apprehended two suspects early Monday morning (3-4-24) after they led deputies on a high-speed pursuit through Oak Ridge. Devon Pride, 23, N. Main St. Clinton, and Destiny F. Simonds, 24, S. Fowler St. Clinton, were both arrested after they attempted to evade sheriff’s deputies. …

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Man, Crashes into a Barrier at Y-12 is Arrested

Law enforcement in Oak Ridge arrested a man Saturday morning after police say he drove past a checkpoint at Y-12 and crashed into a barrier. Officers took 27-year-old Jonpaul Payne from Lenoir City into custody and charged him with several offenses, including vehicle theft, drug possession, vandalism, possession of drug …

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Rockwood Police arrest two suspected of Illegal Drug Activity

Rockwood Police Department officials arrested two individuals believed to be involved in illegal drug activity Saturday evening. According to Rockwood Police Chief Kelly Pittman, the suspects’ vehicle was in the Big Lots Shopping Center parking lot on North Gateway Avenue, Saturday evening just after 8:00 p.m. The two individuals who …

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Rockwood arrests man on outstanding warrants and drugs

Rockwood police made an arrest last Saturday of a person wanted for two outstanding warrants from the court system. The man identified as 33-year-old Zachary Wiseman was seen walking around the area of the Second Baptist Church on North Wilder Avenue just after 9:00 last Saturday., when he was encountered …

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Harriman Police arrest two for drugs

Officers with The Harriman Police Department arrested two individuals Thursday afternoon just before 3pm in town for manufacturing, delivery, possession, and sale of scheduled II cocaine or Methamphetamine, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia and public intoxication. The two facing the charges were identified and remained jailed today as Jennifer Renee …

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Oak Ridge woman faces charges after drug overdose

An Oak Ridge woman was arrested in Knox County on Friday on charges including child abuse and neglect after she was found unresponsive suffering from a drug overdose in her running pickup truck with her toddler in the back seat.Knoxville Police were called to the Food City on Clinton Highway …

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Doctor with local ties sentenced on federal drug charges

Last week, an East Tennessee doctor with ties to Anderson County and Oak Ridge was sentenced to 18 months behind bars on federal drug charges. 49-year-old Michael LaPaglia pleaded guilty to an information charging him with one count of conspiring to distribute controlled substances and one count of making a …

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