The Gulf County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting vehicle safety checkpoints and DUI check points during the month of October 2012. The check points will be held throughout the county to include Highway 98 near St. Joe Beach, Highway 98 and Garrison Ave, C-30 Simmons Bayou, Highway 71 North of White City, Highway 22 and Highway 22A, Highway 71 and Westarm Creek, Highway 71 Dalkeith Area and Highway 71 near the Calhoun line.
On 10/01/2012 Michael Allen Hammond, 32, was arrested on warrants for DWLSR and fleeing and attempting to elude. On 09/23/2012 deputies attempted to stop Hammond who was riding a 4-wheeler on Richards Ave and Water Drive and when the deputy attempted to stop him he fled the area at a high rate of speed. His bond was set at $5,000.
On 10/01/2012 William Clyde Monk, 19, was arrested on a warrant for lewd and lascivious acts in the presence of a child under 16. It is alleged and he confessed to having sexual contact with a female under the age of 16 who was under the influence of alcohol.
On 10/01/2012 Jordan Lee Nickell, 20, was arrested on a warrant for possession of a controlled substance.
On 10/02/2012 deputies responded to a local bank when the manager had suspicions about two young women trying to cash a check on an elderly female. Deputies made contact with the suspects Samantha Lynn Smith, 25, and Amanda Shipman, 22, who admitted that they had forged the check and tried to cash it; both were arrested on charges of uttering and forgery.
On 10/02/2012 Eugene Phillip Allen, 26, was arrested on a warrant for failure to pay fine for no valid driver’s license.
On 10/03/2012 investigators stopped a vehicle driven by Jesse Teresa Everett, 31, for a traffic violation. A K-9 unit came to the scene and when walked around the vehicle gave a positive alert for the presence of illegal narcotics. During a search of the car methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia were located. Everett along with passenger Rebecca Leanne Causey, 24, was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.
On 10/05/2012 William Lee Kelly IV, 28, was arrested on a warrant for fleeing and eluding and DWLSR; it is alleged that on 09/14/2012 he fled from deputies on a 4-wheeler in the area of East River Road.
On 10/05/2012 deputies responded to a disturbance in the White City area; after talking to the parties involved Daniel Patrick Raffield, 33, was arrested for domestic battery.
On 10/05/2012 deputies and FWC officers received information that a houseboat near Lister’s Landing had been broken into and the people still there. When deputies and FWC officers arrived they found Patricia Elaine Kelly, 47, and Gary Allen Roberts, 35, on the houseboat. When the two saw officers Kelly ran inside the houseboat and was found trying to hide something under the mattress. Several pills were located under the mattress. Kelly and Roberts were charged with burglary and Kelly was charged with possession of a controlled substance.
On 01/07/2012 Gary Lee Hudson, 43, was arrested for disorderly intoxication.
On 10/08/2012 Dustin Allen Beatty, 22, was arrested on warrants for failure to appear and possession of a controlled substance.
Port St Joe Police Department
10/01/2012 Ronald S, Smiley, 56, arrested for violation of probation;
10/02/2012 Angel King Julius, 34, arrested for violation of probation;
10/03/2012 Brandy Leigh Pyne, 29, arrested for DWLSR;
10/03/2012 Justin Sinclair Armstead, 26, arrested for criminal mischief/aggravated assault.