KPD e-Press Release: Search Warrant by Vice Detectives Nets Four Arrests

Kingsport Police Department

Press Release

Incident Information

Type of Incident Search Warrant by Vice Detectives Nets Four Arrests
Date & Time August 13, 2013

8:30 PM

Location of Incident 544 Virgil Avenue

Kingsport, TN

Suspect #1 Information

Name Amelia G. Dugger
Date of Birth/Age 1/10/1966

47 Years of Age

Race/Sex White/Female
Address 544 Virgil Avenue

Kingsport, TN

Charge(s) 1) Possession of Schedule II Drugs for Resale

2) TennCare Fraud

Suspect #2 Information

Name Charles R. Dugger
Date of Birth/Age 8/9/1994

19 Years of Age

Race/Sex White/Male
Address 544 Virgil Avenue

Kingsport, TN

Charge(s) 1) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Suspect #3 Information

Name Tenaya M. Fields
Date of Birth/Age 11/25/1975

37 Years of Age

Race/Sex White/Female
Address 540 Virgil Avenue

Kingsport, TN

Charge(s) 1) Possession of Legend Drug

2) Also Arrested on Outstanding Warrant for Another Agency

Suspect #4 Information

Name Brandon A. Bledsoe
Date of Birth/Age 10/24/1983

29 Years of Age

Race/Sex White/Male
Address 479 Virgil Avenue

Kingsport, TN

Charge(s) 1) Possession of Schedule III Drugs

General Narrative

Kingsport Police Department’s Vice Detectives served a search warrant, netting four arrests on various drug charges.

On August 13, 2013 at approximately 8:30 PM, an ongoing investigation culminated when K.P.D. Vice Detectives executed a search warrant at 544 Virgil Avenue in Kingsport. Based on the investigation and evidence located at the scene, the detectives arrested four individuals.

The resident, Amelia G. Dugger, was arrested for Possession of Schedule II Drugs (Oxycodone) for Resale and TennCare Fraud. The charge of TennCare Fraud is based on evidence that she was selling pills that were provided to her via her TennCare benefits. Ms. Dugger is also currently on probation for a previous charge of Possession of Schedule II Drugs for Resale.

Her son, Charles R. Dugger, also resides at this address, and was arrested for Possession of Unlawful Drug Paraphernalia (a marijuana pipe).

Tenaya M. Fields and Brandon A. Bledsoe live nearby and were visiting the Dugger’s at the time the search warrant was executed. Ms. Fields was charged with Possession of a Legend Drug (muscle relaxer) without a Prescription. She was also arrested on an outstanding warrant for another agency. Mr. Bledsoe was arrested for Possession of Schedule III Drugs (Hydrocodone).

For additional information, please contact:

Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

423-229-9433

ThomasMPatton@KingsportTN.gov

Releasing Officer Ptl. Thomas M. Patton

K.P.D. Community Relations & Crime Prevention Unit

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