The following report is provided by the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. Arrests listed were made by officers from the Apalachicola Police Department, Carrabelle Police Department and the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office. All defendants are to be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

May 9

Michael D. Bateman, 60, Apalachicola, battery, disorderly intoxication; $1,000 bond (APD)

Ronald D. Gray, 30, Carrabelle, sexual battery/or attempted sexual battery, felony violation of probation, misdemeanor violation of probation; no bond (FCSO)

Earl C. Tucker, 56, Eastpoint, delivery of controlled substance; $5,000 bond (FCSO)

Colby D. Blanchett, 21, Crawfordville, aggravated battery (pregnant victim); $10,000 bond (FCSO)

Michael L. Downing, 26, Eastpoint, domestic battery, revoked pre-trial release; no bond(FCSO)


May 10

Ruby A. Murray, 48, Eastpoint, trespass after warning, misdemeanor violation of probation; no bond (FCSO)

Curtis E. Nowling, 49, Eastpoint, aggravated battery with deadly weapon, felony violation of probation; no bond (FCSO)

Steven W. Beebe, 45, Carrabelle, domestic battery; $1,000 bond (FCSO)

Bruce R. Rotella, Jr., 35, Eastpoint, non-support of dependents; $2,500 cash purge (FCSO)

Nicole M. Gushue, 28, St. George Island, misdemeanor violation of probation, fail to appear; no bond (FCSO)


May 11

Johneric C. Evans, 26, Carrabelle, criminal mischief over $200 damages but less than $1,000; $500 bond (CPD)

Michael L. Fishman, 57, Alpharetta, Ga, domestic battery, trafficking in more than 7 and less that 14 grams oxycodone; $10,500 bond (FCSO)

Lataska V. Harris, 35, Apalachicola, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, possession of a firearm by convicted felon; no bond (FCSO)


May 12

Douglas E. Matthews, 34, Wewahitchka, violation of repeat violence injunction; $500 bond (FCSO)

Scott A. Staggers, 48, Apalachicola, DUI, $500 bond (FCSO)


May 13

Preston Garcia, 43, Eastpoint, driving while license suspended or revoked; $500 bond (FCSO)

Tracy J. Nowling, 36, Eastpoint, failure to appear; released on own recognizance (FCSO)


May 14

Sara L. Wilkinson, 43, Apalachicola, domestic battery; $1,000 bond (FCSO)


May 15

Ryan A. Corley, 18, Panama City, possession of controlled substance with intent to sell or deliver, misdemeanor violation of probation, violation of pre-trial release, possession of cannabis; no bond (FCSO)

Tracy J. Nowling, 36, Eastpoint, felony violation of probation, introduction of contraband into a correctional facility, revoked pre-trial release; no bond (FCSO)


May 16

Scott E. Powell, 29, Eastpoint, battery, misdemeanor violation of probation; no bond (FCSO)

Kimberly A. Burch, 29, Apalachicola, battery; $1,000 bond (FCSO)