Police Notes, December 4, 2012
Lake Lure woman flown to hospital after Sunday morning wreck
LAKE LURE — A 52-year-old Lake Lure woman was flown to Mission Hospitals in Asheville early Sunday morning as a result of a one vehicle motor vehicle accident off Island Creek Road in Lake Lure.
Police said Deborah Kay Hayes was traveling on Island Creek Road at a few minutes after midnight, when she ran off the right shoulder of the road, down an embankment and collided with two trees.
Hayes told police she swerved to avoid hitting an animal in the roadway.
She was taken to Ingles parking lot by EMS and subsequently flown to Mission by helicopter, where she remains in the hospital in a regular patient room.
Wreck victim moved to regular patient room
FOREST CITY — Sherry Owens, injured Nov. 14 in a head-on collision on US 64, has been moved from the intensive care, neuro-trauma unit, to a regular patient room at Missions Hospitals, a hospital spokeperson said Monday morning.
Owens, 57, of Columbus, sustained injuries after her car struck another vehicle driven by Kathy Loretti of Union Mills. Both women were flown to the hospital; Loretti was released from the hospital last week.
Rutherford County Sheriff's Dept. responded to 297 calls Saturday, Forest City police had 124 calls; Rutherfordton police had 89 calls; Spindale was dispatched to 57 police calls and Lake Lure had 32 calls; Rutherford County EMS responded to 32 calls and Rescue had 41 calls.
Bill's Creek, Cliffside, Green Hill, Hudlow, Lake Lure and Rutherfordton fire departments responded to motor vehicle accidents during the weekend; Cherry Mountain, Ellenboro and Green Hill responded to woods, grass and brush fires; Ruherfordton and Sandy Mush responded to vehicle fires.
Emily Deanna Buff, 32, Glover Road in Elelnboro, charged with assault and battery; secured bond.
Jeffrey Michael Burgess, 34, Fairfax Drive in Ellenboro, charged with failure to appear on three felony charges;
Gregory Drake Eaves, 27, US 74 in Ellenboro was charged with injury to personal property, communicating threats, misdemeanor larceny and simple affray; $4,500 bond.
Ronald Brandon Greene, 32, Leonard Lane in Ellenboro was charged with resisting public officer and simple affray; $1,500 bond.
Kiana Shaunta Hamton, 17, Flack Road in Forest City, charged with second degree trespass; simple assault; written promise to appear.
Ricky Lee Harris, 28, Airy Lane in Bostic, charged with nine counts of failure to appear in court — drive, allow motor vehicle no registration; carrying concealled weapon; driving while license revoked, motor cycle/moped/helmet passengers; injury to personal property; flee/elude, arrest wit motor vehicle; resisting public officer, possession drug paraphernalia; operation vehicle no insurance; reckless driving to endanger, breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering; operation vehicle no insurance, reckless driving to endanger; $60,000 bond.
James Stanley Hopper, 28, Bostic-Sunshine Hwy. in Bostic; interfering with emergency communicating, misdemeanor child abuse and assault on female; $2,000 bond.
Brandon Scott Hutchins, 30, Lovers Lane in Rutherfordton, charged with breaking an entering, felony/surrender; felony larceny and obtaining property by false pretense; $10,000 bond.
Alvin Lee Vickers, 48, Sycamore Street in Forest City, charged with assault on female, communicating threats; 48-hour hold.
Bobby David Gilbert, 34, Rock Road in Rutherfordton, simple possession controlled substane; $1,000 bond.
Glenn Malachi Grossman,21, Maryland Street in Forest City, charged two counts breaking and entering; two counts larceny after breaking, entering.
Michael Wayne Yelton, 40, Perennial Garden Road in Rutherfordton, possession of stolen goods; written promise to appear.
Dollar General Store in Forest City reported a larceny and an assault.
Walter Roberts of Mooresboro reported a fraud.
Keith Gerboth of Rutherfordton reported a fraud.
Ashley Martin of Forest City reported a larceny and fraud.
Chris Martin reported a fraud.
Charles Beheler of Bostic reported a vandalism and discharge weapon into occupied property.
Brion Schweers of Concord reported a breaking, entering and larceny.
Dennis Burgess of Ellenboro reported a breaking, entering and larceny.
Jeffrey Burgess of Mooresboro reported a breaking, entering and larceny.
Pat Snyder reported an incident of door to door soliciting.
Travis Hunt in Forest City, reported an incident of damage to property.
An officer of the Forest City Police Department reported an incident of fighting and resist obstruct and delay an officer.
Becky Sue Perfitt in Forest City reported an incident of breaking & entering to a motor vehicle.
Elizabeth Michelle Melton, of Forest City reported an incident of a lost wallet.
Webb McBrayer Hunt of Forest City reported an incident of found property.
Nancy Janet Sims of Forest City, reported an incident of lost or stolen property.
An officer of the Forest City Police Department reported an incident of simple possession of Schedule VI.
An employee of Dollar General reported an incident of larceny.
An employee of Wal-Mart reported an incident of larceny by employee.
Walter Craig Roberts reported an incident of financial card fraud.
Shatara Leann Austin of in Spindale reported an incident of assault on female and sexual battery.
Karen Crook Dobbins of Forest City reported an incident of hit and run that occurred at Lowes PVA.
Nancy Hardwick Jones of Forest City reported an incident of a hit and run that occurred on West Main St. in Forest City