Watauga County Sheriff's Office logo

Watauga County Sheriff’s Office logo

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.

July 4

VANDALISM: Destruction/damage/vandalism of a gate was reported in the 100 block of Near Sawrey, Boone.

July 17

ARREST: Nicholas T. Figlow, 55, of 3201 Beneva Road, Unit 102, Sarasota, Fla., was arrested and charged with DUI. Figlow was released on a written promise and was given an Aug. 28 court date.

CRUELTY: Animal cruelty by allegedly killing a dog was reported in the 6000 block of Old U.S. 421 South, Deep Gap.

July 18

ARREST: Riley Joshua Gray, 22, of 173 Graduate Lane, Boone, was arrested and charged with felony possession of a schedule I controlled substance, DWI and having a canceled/revoked/suspended certificate/tag. Gray was issued a $7,500 secured bond and a Sept. 18 court date.

ARREST: William Cody Swift, 25, of 125 Greene Farm Trail, Vilas, was arrested and charged with a violation of a domestic violence protection order and resist/delay/obstruct. Swift was issued a $750 secured bond and an Aug. 28 court date.

ARREST: Jennifer Tester Miller, 41, of 1090 Otis Wilson Road, Zionville, was arrested and charged with driving while license revoked. Miller was issued a $500 secured bond and an Aug. 28 court date.

ARREST: Oscar Calderon Lopez, 29, of 403-7 Friendship Cross Street, North Wilkesboro, was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon with a minor present, injury to personal property, assault on a female, resisting a public officer, possession of a manufacture fraudulent ID, no operators license, having a canceled/revoked/suspended certificate/tag and open container after consuming alcohol first. Lopez was issued a $6,500 secured bond and a Sept. 18 court date.

ARREST: Neil Courter Frazee, 70, of 236 Big Pine Point, Blowing Rock, was arrested and charged with felony larceny. Frazee was issued a $5,000 secured bond and an Aug. 7 court date.

ARREST: Angela Faye Duncan, 38, of 495 Alderly Circle, Blowing Rock, was arrested and charged with second-degree trespassing. Duncan was issued a $500 secured bond. No court date was listed.

TRESPASS: Trespassing of real property was reported in the 7000 block of Old U.S. 421 South, Deep Gap.

July 19

ARREST: George Nicholas Foster, 30, of 515 Junaluska Road, Boone, was arrested and charged with possession of a weapon of mass destruction. Foster was issued a $25,000 secured bond and an Aug. 28 court date.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Communicating threats and harassing phone calls were reported in the 3000 block of George’s Gap Road, Vilas.

July 20

ARREST: Eva Grace Harmon, 20, of 2621 Meat Camp Road, Boone, was arrested on an order for arrest on a driving while license revoked charge. Harmon was issued a $1,000 secured bond and a Sept. 4 court date.

DISPUTE: A civil dispute was reported in the 100 block of Cook Road, Zionville.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Burglary/breaking and entering and destruction/damage/vandalism of a gate were reported in the 300 block of Brook Hollow Road, Boone.

July 21

ARREST: Margie Marie Danner, 46, of 101 Isaacs Drive, Vilas, was arrested and charged with four counts of misdemeanor probation violation, a felony order for arrest for grand jury indictment and a misdemeanor order for arrest for grand jury indictment. Danner was issued a $50,000 secured bond and an Aug. 14 court date.

ARREST: James Russell Kanupp, 31, of 256 Bluebird Lane, Boone, was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor offense while driving revoked charge. Kanupp was issued a $750 secured bond and a Sept. 4 court date.

ARREST: Jennifer Lynn Miller, 39, of 208 Maple St., Jefferson, was arrested on an order for arrest on a driving while license revoked charge. Miller was issued a $1,000 secured bond and an Aug. 28 court date.

OFFENSE: An offense was reported in the 300 block of High Willhays, Boone.

THEFT: Identity theft was reported in the 100 block of Charlie Dancy Road, Zionville.

ASSAULT: Simple assault was reported in the 100 block of Profile View Road, Banner Elk.

DEATH: An unattended death was reported in the 300 block of Old Anderson Quarry Road, Vilas.

RESISTING OFFICER: Resisting a public officer by eluding arrest on foot was reported in the 300 block of Clint Norris Road, Boone.

July 22

ARREST: Wayne Jackson, 61, of 313 Will Cook Road, Boone, was arrested and charged with two counts of felony probation violation and larceny. Jackson was issued a $35,000 secured bond and a July 30 court date.

ARREST: William Cody Swift, 25, of 125 Greene Farm Trail, Vilas, was arrested and charged with possession of a schedule II controlled substance and resisting a public officer. Swift was issued a $4,500 secured bond and a Sept. 4 court date.

THEFT: Identity theft was reported in the 10000 block of Blue Ridge Parkway, Boone.

July 23

THEFT: Theft of a Stihl weed eater from a motor vehicle was reported in the 1000 block of N.C. 194 N., Boone.

ARREST: Luke Andrew Turbeville, 30, of 184 Milton Moretz Road, Boone, was arrested and charged with driving while license revoked. Turbeville was issued a $500 secured bond and a Sept. 4 court date.

July 24

ARREST: Emmett Scott Jordan III, 42, of 125 Profile View Road, Unit B21, Banner Elk, was arrested and charged with being intoxicated and disruptive and communicating threats. Jordan was issued a $10,000 secured bond and a Sept. 4 court date.

VANDALISM: Destruction/damage/vandalism of a vehicle window was reported in the 100 block of Summit Woods Drive, Blowing Rock.

FALSE PRETENSE: Obtaining property by false pretense was reported in the 100 block of Knowles Haven Lane, Boone.

July 25

ARREST: Matthew Bun Coffey, 41, of 370 Sumpter Cabin Creek Road, Blowing Rock, was arrested and charged with assault by pointing a gun, communicating threats and resisting a public officer. Coffey was issued a $5,000 secured bond and an Aug. 28 court date.

ARREST: William Cody Swift, 25, of 416 Greer Lane, Boone, was arrested on a warrant service on a violation of a domestic violence protection order charge. Swift was issued a Sept. 17 court date. No bond amount was listed.

MULTIPLE OFFENSES: Breaking/entering a building and destruction/damage/vandalism of property were reported in the 200 block of Roby Eggers Road, Zionville.

LARCENY: Misdemeanor larceny of three movies was reported in the 100 block of Queen Street, Boone.

July 26

ARREST: Zachary Michael Cole, 23, of 438 Hodges Gap Road, Boone, was arrested and charged with DWI. Cole was released on written promise. No court date was listed.

ASSAULT: Simple assault was reported in the 300 block of Ivy Ridge Road, Deep Gap.

CALLS: One call for service was reported by the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.