Stone County man charged with terroristic threatening


A Stone County man was arrested May 17 after being accused of terroristic threatening in the first degree.

According to the Stone County Circuit Court records, Donnie Lee Trammell (pictured), 51, allegedly made a threat against a law enforcement officer by using his cell phone.

Trammell is on probation and has a history of battery, terroristic threatening, and weapon charges, according to court records

He was arrested in his home when authorities of deputies and parole and probation officers arrived on a visit.

Lt. Dammon McGilton in his affidavit for probable cause of arrest, stated that Trammell told authorities when they arrived at his residence, “I guess y’all are here because of my conversation with Todd Hudspeth last night, huh?” Trammell then went on to say, “I just had a friendly conversation with him.”

Court documents also say a search of the residence found probation violations. Trammell’s cell phone was taken in as evidence.

Trammell has been charged with terroristic threatening in the first degree. Prosecutors are asking Trammell to be charged as a habitual offender, having previously been convicted of four or more felonies. His bail was set at $25,000.

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