Oct. 11, at 8:23 a.m., officers responded to Walmart parking lot for a welfare check on a female passed out at the wheel of a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers made contact with Tanya M. Jones, 41, of Hazel. Officers determined she did not have a medical issue, however she did have an active warrant. She was arrested for a Carlisle County indictment warrant charging her with public intoxication, possession of a controlled substance, first-degree — methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, no insurance and expired plates. Upon executing the indictment warrant, Jones was also found to be in possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia. She was subsequently charged with possession of a controlled substance, first-degree — methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia.
Oct. 12, at 3:15 p.m., officers arrested Joshua E. Pavey, 30, of Princeton, on a parole violation warrant. Pavey was also served a Caldwell County bench warrant charging him with failure to appear.
Oct. 13, at 1:52 p.m., officers responded to the area of the 400 block of Marion Road for a male and a female that had warrants out of Tennessee. Officers made contact with Tamara L. Dennis, 26, of Tennessee, and Jacob A. Rittenhouse, 31, of Tennessee. A records check on both indicated that they were both fugitives from Tennessee. Dennis was arrested on a Christian County bench warrant charging her with failure to appear and also a Tennessee absconder warrant charging her with fugitive from justice. Rittenhouse was arrested on a Montgomery County, Tennessee, felony bench warrant charging him with fugitive from justice. Rittenhouse was also found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and was subsequently charged with drug paraphernalia. Further investigation revealed that the couple was in possession of dozens of different identity documents from various people. Dennis tried to use one of the identities to evade arrest for her active warrants. Dennis was additionally charged with trafficking in stolen identifiers, trafficking in financial information, and theft of identity of another without consent. Rittenhouse was additionally charged with trafficking in stolen identifiers and trafficking in financial information. The investigation is ongoing.
Oct. 13, at 2:46 p.m., officers arrested Andrew C. Cooper, 32, of Cerulean, on a Caldwell County bench warrant charging him with failure to appear.