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

June 24

ARREST: Gregory Lance Houston, 28, of 119 Taylor St., Morganton, was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Houston was issued a July 8 court date. No bond amount was listed.

VIOLATION: A drug equipment violation was reported in the 300 block of Henry Winebarger Road, Boone.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Trespassing of real property and damage to property were reported in the 200 block of Hickory Knoll, Deep Gap.

LARCENY: Felony larceny of a septic tank pump was reported in the 4800 block of Laurel Creek Road, Banner Elk.

June 25

LARCENY: Larceny of a Smith and Wesson pistol was reported in the 1200 block of U.S. 321 North, Sugar Grove.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Misdemeanor larceny of clothing items and breaking or entering were reported in the 400 block of Old U.S. 421 South, Boone.

June 26

ARREST: Elizabeth Marie Williams, 26, of 207 Don Hayes Road, Boone, was arrested on three counts of an order for arrest. Williams was issued a $500 secured bond and a July 5 court date.

ORDER FOR ARREST: An order for arrest was reported in the 2400 block of U.S. 421, Boone.

ASSAULT: Assault on a female was reported in the 100 block of Clark Castle Lane, Boone.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Breaking and entering a building and larceny of a string trimmer, blower, chainsaw, rifle and three grandfather clocks were reported in the 1200 block of Shulls Mill Road, Boone.

June 27

ARREST: Jorge Luis Arreola Chavez, 26, of 400 Beech St., Newland, was arrested and charged with DUI. Chavez was released on a written promise and was given an Aug. 26 court date.

BREAKING/ENTERING: Breaking and entering a motor vehicle and theft of an iPhone 6s were reported in the 100 block of Mountain Bike Way, Boone.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Breaking and entering a motor vehicle, theft of credit/debit cards and purses/handbags/wallets from a motor vehicle and destruction/damage/vandalism of a passenger-side vehicle window were reported in the 100 block of Mountain Bike Way, Boone.

LARCENY: Larceny of a purse, a wallet and credit cards and a fraudulent purchase using a stolen credit card were reported in the 4300 block of Castle Ford Road, Boone.

LARCENY: Misdemeanor larceny of an iPhone X was reported in the 200 block of Whispering Hills Road, Boone.

UNATTENDED DEATH: An unattended death was reported in the 200 block of Abby Lane, Vilas.

June 28

ARREST: Leonardo Luna Marquez, 24, of 139 Martin Lane, Boone, was arrested and charged with DUI. Marquez was issued a $1,000 secured bond and an Aug. 26 court date.

ARREST: Eddie Paul Stansberry, 54, of 100 Castle Lane, Lot 10, Boone, was arrested on a warrant service on an assault on a female charge. Stansberry was released on a written promise and was given an Aug. 26 court date.

ARREST: Melanie Lynn Jones, 38, of 414 Mountain Ave., West Jefferson, was arrested and charged with failure to appear. Jones was issued a $500 secured bond and an Aug. 1 court date.

June 29

ARREST: Alex Howard Marshall, 32, of Blackberry Road, Lenoir, was arrested and charged with felony flee/elude arrest with a motor vehicle, unsafe movement, reckless driving to endanger, three counts of identity theft, three counts of obtaining property by false pretense, three counts of breaking or entering a motor vehicle, two counts of financial card theft, two counts of misdemeanor larceny, two counts of injury to personal property and one count of felony larceny. Marshall was issued a $65,000 secured bond and an Aug. 26 court date.

LARCENY: Larceny of an iPhone 8 Plus was reported in the 100 block of Mystery Hill Lane, Blowing Rock.

LARCENY: Larceny of $1,895 worth of tools was reported in the 700 block of Forest Grove Road, Vilas.

June 30

ARREST: Alex Howard Marshall, 32, of Blackberry Road, Lenoir, was arrested and charged with five counts of breaking or entering a motor vehicle, four counts of misdemeanor larceny, two counts of injury to personal property and three counts of financial card theft. Marshall was issued a $75,000 secured bond and an Aug. 26 court date.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Embezzlement of $14,000 and obtaining property by false pretense were reported in the 2300 block of Flat Top Road, Blowing Rock.

PROPERTY DAMAGE: Property damage to a mailbox and post was reported in the 200 block of Lynn Hill Road, Boone.

ASSAULT: Assault by strangulation was reported in the 400 block of Honey Bear Campground Road, Boone.

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