John Wayne Smith

John Wayne Smith

A Buzzard man has been arrested three times in less than week.Clay County Sheriff Patrick Robinson is reporting that on November 30, 2019 at approximately 11:00 PM Clay County Sheriff Deputy Wes Brumley along with CSO Derick Carr arrested John Wayne Smith, 52 of Saplin Fork Road. The arrest occurred when Deputy Brumley received a complaint of a male subject passed out inside a vehicle on Saplin Fork Road. Upon making contact with the subject, the above began to refuse verbal commands. The subject became combative towards deputies on scene, after a brief struggle the subject was placed under arrest without further incident. Upon search Deputies located a baggie of assorted narcotics, counterfeit U.S. Currency and stolen watches. 

John Wayne Smith, 52 was charged with:

• Public Intoxication of Controlled Substance (Excludes Alcohol)

• Resisting Arrest

• Menacing 

• Possession of a Controlled Substance 

• Possession of a Forged Instrument 

• Theft by Unlawful Taking

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