Fight Investigation Leads to Charges against Three People

September 17, 2007
Dwayne Page

Three people were charged by the DeKalb County Sheriff's Department last week as the result of an investigation stemming from a fight.

Deputies were summoned to a fight call on New Home Road, Dowelltown last Monday.

When the officers arrived, they found 19 year old Thomas Webster of New Home Road Dowelltown in an intoxicated state. During a pat down search, deputies also found a pipe in Webster's pocket containing burnt marijuana. Deputies arrested Webster for under age consumption and possession of drug paraphernalia. His bond was set at $1,000.00.

18 year old Nicholas Paul Benedict of New Home Road Dowelltown was also present. Deputies
noticed Benedict had been drinking alcohol and he was arrested for Under Age Consumption. His bond was set at $1,000 and his court date is October 4th.

Upon further investigation as to who bought the alcohol, 28 year old Damon Ray Rainey of
New Home Road, Dowelltown, was arrested for contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Rainey's bond was set at $1,000 and his court date is October 4th.

Meanwhile, deputies investigated a one car accident on South College Street, Smithville last Monday. 36 year old Christopher Pack of Evins Mill Road was arrested for leaving the scene of an accident. Pack was South bound on South College Street in a 1994 GMC Jimmy when he lost control of his vehicle and struck an embankment. Pack then fled the scene. Pack was arrested later. Bond for Pack was set at $3,500 and his court date is October 4th.

34 year old Michael S. Wright of Miller Road, Smithville was charged with being a fugitive from justice. Authorities discovered that Wright was wanted in Kalamazoo Michigan for DUI and Failure to appear. Wright is being held without bond awaiting extradition back to Michigan.

On Friday, 45 year old Jeffrey Lynn Brashears of Grand Avenue, Watertown, was charged with DUI -Third Offense. A Deputy while on patrol stopped Brashears on Salem Street in Liberty. Brashears was found to be intoxicated. Bond was set at $5,000 and his court date is October 4th. Brashears has a pending DUI in Wilson County.

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