Crime Report: December 12, 2013
Rutherford County Sheriff's Department was dispatched to 93 calls on Wednesday; Forest City police had 75 calls; Rutherfordton police was dispatched to 32 calls; Spindale had 24 calls; Lake Lure had 3 calls; Rutherford County EMS responded to 23 calls and Rescue had 11 calls.
Cliffside Fire Department was dispatched to a structure fire; Fairfield firefighters responded to a smoke report and a dumpster fire; Forest City Fire Department was called to a smoke report; Hudlow firefighters were dispatched to a chimney fire; Spindale Fire Department responded to a gas leak.
Brandon Cooper Burnett, 16, North Green River Road in Gaffney, S.C., was charged with larceny by an employee; $30,000 bond.
Dennis Ray Cochran, 51, Old U.S. Highway 74 in Ellenboro, was charged with domestic violence protective order violation; no bond listed.
Justin B. Franklin, 38, Robertson Creek Church Road in Bostic, was charged with failure to comply with child support; $700 bond.
James Steven Ray Green, 38, Eastside Drive in Forest City, was charged with failure to appear on driving while license revoked and failure to appear on motorcycle/moped passenger helmet violation; $500 bond.
David Thomas Humphries, 43, U.S. Highway 221 South in Forest City, was charged with communicating threats; 48-hour hold.
Johnathan Maurice Johnson, 17, Lynch Street in Rutherfordton, was charged with failure to appear on possession of marijuana; $500 bond.
Cabot Alison Jones, 42, Oak Grove Church Road in Bostic, was charged with simple possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia; written promise to appear.
Kou Lor, 48, Camellia Garden Street in Morganton, was charged with driving while license revoked and giving/lending/borrowing a license plate; $2,000 bond.
Ricky Wayne Marlow, 56, Thrifty Motel in Forest City, was charged with felony aiding and abetting; $10,000 bond.
Coleen Marie Martin, 50, Boss More Road in Ellenboro, was charged with aiding and abetting domestic violence protective order violation; $5,000 unsecured bond.
Joseph Lee Morrow, 50, Ledford Road in Ellenboro, was charged with failure to appear on operating a vehicle with no insurance and failure to appear on cancelled/revoked/suspended certificate or tag; $500 bond.
Matthew Gerald Stamper, 26, Hamilton Road in Rutherfordton, was charged with assault on a female and assault on a child under 12; 48-hour hold.
Joel Cooper reported an incident of identity theft.
John Tedder reported an incident of larceny.
William Default reported an incident of attempted breaking and entering and damage to property.
Ashton McCarson reported an incident of found property.
An employee of Wal-Mart reported an incident of larceny.
An employee of Four Square Church reported an incident of breaking and entering and larceny.
An employee of Cane Creek Grocery reported an incident of larceny of gasoline.