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An officer steadies Courtney Roddy during his arrest at Rocky Top on drug-related charges.
Unsteady drug suspect keeps officers on toes

Courtney Stevens Roddy had trouble standing when he was being detained by police at the Rocky Top on Bluff Road on May 28.

Roddy, 32, passed out and hit his head on the pavement.

Police took off his handcuffs and called for help. A Roane County ambulance and a Kingston Fire Department crew responded.

He was treated for bleeding from his head.