A Middlesboro woman was arrested on Monday after allegedly breaking into a home.
Ashley Brown, 24, was arrested by Bell County Deputy Mike Cooper and charged with second-degree burglary and second-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.
According to the warrant, Brown unlawfully entered the home of Tommy Spade and took a book of checks from Puckett Creek Coal Company. She then forged a check in the amount of $375 made payable to Rocky Howerton. She passed the check at Bill’s Market.
Brown was also served a bench warrant. She was lodged at the Bell County Detention Center.
Other arrests made recently include:
• Robin Elizabeth Smith, 22, of Tazewell, Tenn., operating a motor vehicle under the influence, reckless driving, first- and third-degree possession of a controlled substance, failure of owner to maintain required insurance, failure to produce an insurance card, failure to wear a seat belt, possession of drug paraphernalia and prescription controlled substance not in original container;
• Tammy M. Partin, 39, of Middlesboro, public intoxication with a controlled substance, first-degree possession of a controlled substance, three counts of prescription controlled substance not in original container, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, first-degree promoting contraband, second- and third-degree possession of a controlled substance and third-degree trafficking a controlled substance.
Anthony Cloud can be contacted at 606-302-9090 or on Twitter @AnthonyCloudMDN.