Crime Report: March 12, 2014
Rutherford County Sheriff's Department was dispatched to 156 calls on Wednesday; Forest City police had 86 calls; Rutherfordton police was dispatched to 25 calls; Spindale had 35 calls; Lake Lure had 9 calls; Rutherford County EMS responded to 33 calls and Rescue had 19 calls.
Bills Creek Fire Department was dispatched to a woods fire; Cliffside firefighters responded to a chimney fire and a carbon monoxide alarm; Forest City Fire Rescue was called to an electrical fire; Hudlow firefighters were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident; Lake Lure Fire Department responded to a woods fire; Rutherfordton firefighters were called to a motor vehicle accident; Sandy Mush Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire, a vehicle fire and a motor vehicle accident; SDO firefighters responded to a field fire and a woods fire.
Hugh Blake Allison, 24, Poors Ford Road in Rutherfordton, was charged with failure to appear on reckless driving - wanton disregard; $3,000 bond.
Leslie Denise Bunnel, 35, Amandus Drive in Ellenboro, was charged with driving while license revoked and simple possession of a controlled substance; $1,000 bond.
Lamont Edgerton, 41, Grassy Knob Road in Lake Lure, was charged with misdemeanor larceny; $1,000 bond.
Linda Marie Greene, 49, Johnson Street in Spindale, was charged with misdemeanor larceny; $500 bond.
Joshua Shane Hartford, 24, Park Circle in Forest City, was charged with failure to appear on expired registration card/tag and failure to appear on canceled/revoked/suspended certificate or tag; $1,000 bond.
Bobby Joe Hunt, 20, C. Fowler Road in Green Hill, was charged with failure to appear on driving while license revoked; $500 bond.
John Earl Lynch, 44, U.S. Highway 64 in Rutherfordton, was charged with possession of stolen goods; $10,000 unsecured bond.
John Thomas Mowery, 36, Highland Avenue in Henrietta, was charged with domestic violence protective order violation; no bond listed.
Mark Alan Short, 51, Murphy Street in Morganton, was charged with failure to appear on misdemeanor larceny, extradition of fugitive to another state and failure to appear on misdemeanor charges; $2,000 bond.
Timothy Edward Tutt, 45, McDaniel Street in Forest City, was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and driving while license revoked; $2,000 bond.
Thomas Ralph Watkins, 34, Bent Creek Road in Norfolk, Va., was charged with failure to comply with child support; $750 bond.
Charles Stephen Williams, 61, New Hampshire Street in Spindale, was charged with misdemeanor larceny and obtaining property by false pretense; $5,000 bond.
Rebecca Rollins reported an incident of damage to property.
Charles Man reported an incident of larceny of a motor vehicle.
Stacy Kempster reported an incident of larceny.
Rodney Butterfield reported an incident of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
An employee of Harris Siding reported an incident of larceny.
An employee of Collins Metal reported an incident of attempting to obtain property by false pretense.