Police Notes, February 23, 2013
Two injured; one charged
BOSTIC— Kristin Leigh Ferguson, 19, of Ellenboro was traveling east on US74B Thursday afternoon in a 2003 Pontiac when she ran off the right side of the road and struck a stranded 1995 Mazda pick-up truck that was stationary in the parking lot.
A child in her car, Jordan Clay Ferguson, 7, and the driver of the stranded pick-up truck, Darold Crawford,74, were transported to Rutherford Regional Medical Center.
Ferguson was charged with reckless driving.
North Carolina Highway Trooper D.R. Walker investigated.
Two trucks collide; man hurt
FOREST CITY— Joe Arwood, 55, of Rutherfordton was taken to Rutherford Regonal Medical Center Friday morning for treatment of injuries he sustained in a two truck collision on Jack McKinney Road.
Arowood was driving a 2002 GMC pick-up that was struck by a 2006 dump truck owned by Robbins Brick, Inc. and driven by Eddie Lee Walker, 57, of Rutherfordton.
According to the North Carolina North Carolina Highway Patrol, Walker traveled left of center and struck Arwood's truck. Walker was charged with driving left of center.
Trooper B.Y. Hill investigated.
Rutherford County Sheriff's Dept. was dispatched to 166 calls on Thursday; Forest City police had 54 calls; Rutherfordton police was dispatched to 27 calls; Spindale had 38 calls; Lake Lure had five calls; Rutherford County EMS responded to 43 calls and Rescue had 47 calls.
Union Mills and Bostic firefighters responded to vehicle accidents on Thursday; Bill's Creek and Rutherfordton responded to woods fires; Bostic also had an appliance fire; Sandy Mush responded to a house fire on Hollywood Street.
Donald Gene Bradley, 31, Big Springs Avenue in Forest City was charged with breaking, entering; two counts of injury to real property and one count injury to personal property.
Kevin Aramando Calderon, 26, Candace Drive in Union Mills was charged with possession with intent to sell, deliver methamphetamine, simple possession controlled substance, possession drug paraphernalia and carrying concealed weapon; $30,000 bond.
Florencio Philip Cuarisma,III, 35, Leon Road in Ellenboro was charged with obtaining property by false pretense; $10,000 bond.
Matthew Neil Gartman, 32, Oakcrest Drive in Asheville was charged with possession drug paraphernalia and larceny by employee; $9,000 bond.
Stacy Danielle Howell, 28, Candance Drive in Union Mills was charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver methamphetamine, simple possession controlled substance, possession drug paraphernalia, carrying concealed gun and driving while license revoked; $32,000 bond.
Jerrica Marie Isenhour, 22, Harris Henrietta Road in Mooresboro was charged with two counts of communicating threats; written promise to appear.
Brandy Nicole Jones, 33, Walker Dairy Road in Bostic was charged with simple possession controlled substance, possession drug paraphernalia and misdemeanor larceny; $6,000 bond.
Michelle Renee Wilson, 41, Freeman Town Road in Forest City was charged with shoplifting concealment goods and assault and battery; $5,000 bond.
Sara Morgan of Mooresboro reported a breaking and entering and larceny.
Dean VanDyke of Bostic reported a larceny.
Calvin Dover of Forest City reported a breaking, entering and larceny.
David Mark of Forest City reported simple assault and shoplifting concealment of goods.