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


June 27

Jimmy J. Sadler, 23, Apalachicola, battery on law enforcement officer; $7,500 bond (FCSO)


June 29

Sterling L. Buskirk, 55, Apalachicola, workers compensation fraud; released on own recognizance (FCSO)

Durrell Adams, 31, Tallahassee, DUI; $500 bond (FCSO)

Preston Garcia, 44, Eastpoint, sale or possession of controlled substance with intent to sell or deliver; $25,000 bond (FCSO)

Nathaniel White, Jr., 64, Tampa, misdemeanor violation of probation; $868 cash bond (FCSO)


June 30

Rhine W. Abas, 36, Apalachicola, felony violation of probation; no bond (FCSO)

Billie R. Long Opie, 72, Eastpoint, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon; $10,000 bond (FCSO)

Mario Nicholas, 31, Apalachicola, drivers license violations: - operating while suspended or revoked; $500 bond (APD)


July 1

Tanya R. Walden, 41, Eastpoint, domestic battery; $5,000 bond (FCSO)

Evelyn L. Williams, 44, Apalachicola, battery; $500 bond (FCSO)


July 2

Jefferson B. Vonier, 40, Bristol, boating under the influence; $500 bond (FCSO)

Tawnee C. Newell, 34, Eastpoint, domestic battery; $500 bond (FCSO)

Marc A. Anacan Carter, 19, Crawfordville, disorderly intoxication, assault or battery on an emergency medical care provider, assault or battery of firefighters; $1,250 bond (FCSO)