The following persons were arrested by the Sylva Police Department between Dec. 17 and 23:

Jose Antonio Contreras-Rios, 26, Sylva – Driving while impaired. Arrested by Chanz Fritz.

Ebony Michelle Hastings, 21, Cullowhee – Simple assault; assault on government official; disorderly conduct by using abusive language; damage to property; resist, obstruct, delay. Arrested by Jamie Hyatt.

Jamison Lawrence Lassiter, 35, Sylva – Failure to appear for misdemeanor larceny. Arrested by Sgt. Daniel Reid.

Ricky William Moore, 47, Sylva – DWI; possession of cocaine. Arrested by Sgt. Daniel Peoples.

Lakisha Nicole Walkingstick, 24, Cullowhee – Two counts of possess drug paraphernalia; possess marijuana paraphernalia; driving while license revoked; possess methamphetamine; possess marijuana up to one-half ounce. Arrested by Zack Stiles.