Archive for May 15th, 2015

Spruce Pine: Malfunctioning Traffic Light on Oak Avenue

Report of a malfunctioning traffic light at the intersection of Oak Avenue, Altapass Highway, and Amethyst Street. Department of Transportation response requested.  Reported by city law enforcement as the light flashing. Department of Transportation advises they have an estimated response time of one hour. 

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Recent Arrested Suspect on May 15, 2015

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Gerald Ray Fulbright 162 Jakes Rock Rd, Spruce Pine, NC, 28777 W/M DOB: 3/12/1976 * Arrested on: May 15, 2015 * Court Date: June 10, 2015 * Total Bond: $12,000.00 – Misdemeanor Interfere With Emergency Communications § 14-286.2 – 2 Counts Misdemeanor Assault On A Government Official or Employee (Bond: $6,000) § 14-33(C)(4) – Misdemeanor Assault On A Female § 14-33(C)(2) – Misdemeanor Cruelty To Animals § 14-360(A) – Misdemeanor Simple Possession Schedule VI Controlled Substance § 90-95(D)(4) – Misdemeanor Possess Drug Paraphernalia § 90-113.22A

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Life Alert Pendants

Earlier I helped my grandma with setting up one of the medical alert pendant systems, as well as filling out all the paperwork associated with it. Since she recently had a light stroke, she is unable to perform little things we take for granted such as writing with a pen. The system comes with two pendants. The final process of activating the system is using the pendants to make a “test call” and advising the person that answered that we were testing the equipment out. Little did I know, one of the these pendants is actually a cellphone, and instead […]

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Spruce Pine: Gun Shots on US19E

Report of a person shooting a high powered rifle on US19E Highway. County law enforcement response requested.  Reported by the caller as her neighbor shooting the loud, high powered rifle over and over. She advises she has a headache and is requesting for law enforcement to ask her neighbor to stop shooting.  County law enforcement requesting the caller’s phone number to return call. 

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Daily Weather Forecast for Friday, May 15, 2015

Today Isolated showers between 7am and 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog between 7am and 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.  Tonight Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and 1am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is […]

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Recent Arrested Suspects between May 13 and May 14, 2015

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Holly Nicole Harrell 119 White Rock Rd, Spruce Pine, NC, 28777 W/F DOB: 9/21/1984 * Arrested on: May 13, 2015 * Case Number(s): 2015CR050139 * Court Date: June 10, 2015 * No Bond – Misdemeanor Violate Domestic Violence Protection Order § 50B-4.1(A) Kasey Marie Lanning 24 Pinnacle Street, Marion, NC, 28752 W/F DOB: 12/14/1989 * Arrested on: May 14, 2015 * Case Number(s): 2015CR050145 * Court Date: June 10, 2015 * Bond: $6,000.00 – Felony Possession Schedule II Controlled Substance § 90-95(A)(3) – Misdemeanor Possess Drug Pharaphernalia […]

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