911 communications, administrative calls

911 Communications processed 407 calls on Tuesday.

Police calls

The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office received 198 calls on Tuesday; Forest City police received 87 calls; Spindale police processed 61 calls; Rutherfordton police received 51 calls; Lake Lure police processed 10 calls; Rutherford County EMS processed 65 calls; Rescue processed 25 calls.

Fire calls

Forest City firefighters responded to a residential fire alarm; Hudlow firefighters were dispatched to a vehicle fire and a residential fire alarm; Sandy Mush firefighters were called to a structure fire with Forest City, SDO and Cliffside assisting on the scene.

Arrests

Johnathan Wayne Champion, age 34, of Dogwood Lane in Forest City, was arrested for assault on a female, second degree trespassing, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He received a 48 hour hold.

Robert Charles Alstad, age 60, of Doggett Rd. in Forest City, was cited for second degree trespassing and larceny. He received a written promise to appear.

Brooks Ledbetter of Spindale was arrested for failure to appear; $500 bond.

Carla Keeter of Forest City was arrested for failure to appear; $750 bond.

Pauline Melton of Ellenboro was arrested for failure to appear; $3,500 bond.

Dennis Moore II of Mooresboro was arrested for trafficking opium or heroin, possession of a controlled substance and possession with intent to manufacutre/sell/deliver a controlled substance; $175,000 bond.

Christopher Butler of Spindale was arrested for failure to appear; $10,000 bond.

Incidents

Catherine Gregory reported an incident of obtaining property by false pretenses.

An officer of the Forest City Police Dept. reported an incident of assault on a female, second degree trespassing, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

An employee of Wal-Mart reported an incident of larceny and second degree trespassing.

An employee of J’s Salvage reported an incident of forgery of bank notes.

David Brown reported an incident of larceny and credit card fraud.

Stefanie Garrett of Columbus reported breaking and entering and larceny.

Billy Blanton of Mooresboro reported larceny of motor vehicle.

Cheryl Cole of Forest City reported larceny of motor vehicle.

Justin Silvers of Forest City reported damage/vandalism of property.