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Originally published: 2012-09-28 10:59:00
Last modified: 2012-09-28 10:59:00

Mitchell County Arrest Report 09.27.12

The following information is provided courtesy of Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Johnny Bowman, no age given, of 1815 North US 19E, Newland, arrested for failure to pay child support.

Russell Edwards, 25, of Box 21, Penland, arrested for second-degree trespass.

Raymond Watson Hellard III, 39, of 1308 Rock Creek Road, Burnsville, arrested for misdemeanor larceny.

Thomas Andrew Riddle, 27, of 4 John’s Trailer Park, Burnsville, arrested for simple possession of schedule VI controlled substance, drug paraphernalia, two counts of simple possession schedule of IV controlled substance, carrying a concealed weapon.

Jason Roy Byrd, 25, of Rock House Creek Road, Spruce Pine, arrested for forgery of endorsement, uttering forged endorsement, seven counts of obtaining property by false pretense and six counts of identity theft.

Loretta Lynn Yelton, 33, of 275 Hanna Lane, Spruce Pine, arrested for second-degree trespass.

Billy Hughes, 70, of 138 Addie Lane, Spruce Pine, arrested for assault by pointing a gun.