- Cullman, Alabama

July 26, 2013

Arrests, incidents reports for Thursday, July 25, 2013

Staff Reports
Cullman County Sheriff’s Office, Cullman City Police Department

CULLMAN — Here is a look at the incidents that were reported to the Cullman City Police Department for Thursday:


• Theft by fraudulent leasing — Jason Cody Johns, 29, of Arab arrested at the Cullman County Detention Center.

• Unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, attempt to elude — Jeret Lee Hiles, 29, of Cullman arrested on County Road 715.

• Failure to appear-unlawful possession of marijuana — James Hugo Sterling, 44, of Cullman arrested at the Cullman County Detention Center.


• Burglary, theft of property — Timberline Homes, Inc., Lincoln Ave. SW, window air unit, ceiling fan, miscellaneous household items-$810.

• Criminal mischief — Katherine St. NW, tires, windshield-$1,500.

• Harassing communications — Augusta Trail.

• Unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, illegal possession of prescription drugs — State of Alabama, Olive St. SW, paraphernalia, prescription medication-$260, arrest made.

• Criminal mischief, theft of property — Murphy USA, Olive St. SW, damaged drink machines, stolen drinks-$1,615.

• Theft of property — Churchill Lane SE, wooden bench-$235.

Here is a look at the incidents reported to the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office for Thursday:


• Negotiating worthless negotiable instrument — Mildred Carpenter, 77, arrested at Sumiton Police Department.

• Grand jury-promoting prison contraband (transport order) — Rodger Dale Goodwin, 36, arrested at the Cullman County Detention Center.

• Attempt to commit a controlled substance crime (transport order) — Jeremy Brian Grey, 42, arrested at Limestone Prison.

• Grand jury-receiving stolen property (2 counts), theft of property (2 counts) — Jeffery Tyler Hill, 22, arrested at the Cullman County Detention Center.

• Fleeing/attempting to elude, resisting arrest — Kevin Lional Johnson, 48, arrested on County Road 1233.

• Failure to appear/pay/comply-negotiating worthless negotiable instrument; grand jury-sex offender registration — Phillip Eugene Ray, 35, arrested at Ventress CF.

• Indecent exposure — Gary Eugene Robinson, 55, arrested at the Cullman County Detention Center.

• Unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, bail jumping — Christopher Lee Sanford, 29, arrested at the Cullman County Detention Center.

• Theft of property (transport order) — Larry Keith Springer, 35, arrested at Limestone CF.

• Unlawful possession of a controlled substance (trasport order) — Keith Alan Thomas, 52, arrested in Colbert County.


• Theft of property — County Road 2668.

• Harassment — County Road 1384.

• Burglary — Johnson St.

• Harassment — County Road 282.

• Domestic violence — County Road 1482.

• Burglary — Red Hill Drive.

• Theft of property — Day Gap Road.

These reports are taken from the Cullman Police Department and the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office incidents reports. All information reflects the opinions of the complainants.

The data these reports provide are only arrest and booking information and should not be relied upon to determine an individual's actual criminal record. This data may not reflect charging decisions made by the District Attorney's Office or the outcome of criminal trials. An acquittal or dismissal of a criminal charge does not necessarily negate the validity of an arrest.

Anyone with any information about a crime is asked to call the police department at 734-1434 or e-mail them at, or the police department’s investigation office at; or the sheriff’s office at 734-0342 or e-mail the investigation division at

These reports were taken from Cullman Fire and Rescue; and reflect fire incidents for the week of July 19-25:

• EMS — Subway; 1705 Cherokee Avenue SW

• False alarm — Benedictine Manor; 916 Convent Road NE

• EMS — Ryan's; 1720 Cherokee Avenue SW

• False alarm — Walgreen's; 444 2nd Avenue NW

• EMS — Lakehill Street NW

• False alarm — 133 Rocky Waters Circle NW

• EMS — First Congregational Church; 715 Veigl Avenue SW

• EMS — 6th Street SW

• Cancelled en route — Denny's; 5931 AL Hwy 157 NW

• Motor vehicle accident — 2nd Avenue & Sportsman Lake Road NW

• EMS — 2nd Avenue SE

• EMS — Gold Mark Court SW

• Cancelled en route — 116 McNabb Road NW

• EMS — Leisure Lane NW

• EMS — 10th Avenue SE

• EMS — Leisure Lane NW

• EMS — 9th Street NE

• EMS — Warnke Road NW

• Motor vehicle accident — Cherokee Avenue SW at County Road 222

• EMS — Station No. 2 Walk-in; 1711 Main Avenue SW

• Good intent — St. John's Church; 512 2nd Avenue SE

• EMS — Cullman Casting; 251 County Road 490

• False alarm — St. Bernard; 1600 St. Bernard Drive SE

• EMS — Peachtree Lane NW

• Assist police department — 1221 St. Joseph Drive NW

• Cancelled en route — 1657 Pinewood Drive NW

• False alarm — Folsom Center; 401 Arnold Street NE

• EMS — Cullman Regional Orthopedic; 1942 AL Hwy 157 NE

• EMS — Royal Technologies; 230 County Road 1601

• EMS — Main Avenue SW

• Vegetation fire — 803 Avenue F SE