The Union Public Safety Department reported the following arrests:
Nov. 26, 2012
William Earl Hall Jr., 23, 208 Lawson Avenue, Union, charged with assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature.
Michael Wayne Thornton, 29, 1009 E. Main St., Union, charged with shoplifting.
Nov. 24, 2012
Tamela Hope Gault, 33, 270 Oakland Road #12, Union, charged with disorderly conduct.
Delunte Marquez Mobley, 21, 2110 West Springs Highway, Jonesville, charged with disorderly conduct.
Nov. 23, 2012
Jesse Marie Smith, 30, 765 Monarch Highway, Union, charged with violation of order of protection.
Nov. 22, 2012
David Terrell Gallman, 27, 108 Harris Road, Union, charged with trespassing after notice.
Nov. 21, 2012
Thomas Paul Riddings, 31, 100 Pinedale Avenue, Union, charged with driving under suspension, failure to surrender suspended driver’s license, and open container.
Nakeiya Quanetta Harris, 19, 130 Horseshoe Circle, Union, charged with possession of marijuana.
Kimberly Denise Young, 20, 603 Blueridge Road, Union, charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of a controlled substance, driving under suspension second offense, and giving false information to a police officer.
The Union County Sheriff’s Office reported the following arrests:
Nov. 25, 2012
Gajarvis Turner, 35, 223 Hill Top View, Union, charged with third-degree assault and battery.
Nov. 23, 2012
Jason Omar Smith, 32, 205 W. Jefferson St., #Apt. 8, York, charged with trespassing after notice.
Kenneth Edwin Boyter, 50, 118 Sweetwater Drive, Buffalo, charged with disorderly conduct.
Ulysses Ezell Harris, 50, 164 Hilltop View, Union, charged with breach of peace.
Nov. 22, 2012
Wendy Yvonne Saulter, 50, 615 Lovers Lane Road, Union, charged with breach of peace.
Nov. 21, 2012
Joyce Gail Gregory, 56, 3647 Buffalo-West Springs Highway, Buffalo, charged with driving under the influence and no proof of registration.
Kyle Richards Jr., 27, 100 Phiffer Avenue, Spartanburg, charged with not having a driver’s license.
Tracy Eugene Gann, 47, 202 McPhearson St., Union, charged with open container.
The Union Public Safety Department is investigating the following incidents:
The public safety department is investigating two burglaries.
• On Nov. 24, an officer was dispatched to 206 Maple St. in reference to a break-in.
The victim said that sometime between 4 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. someone broke into his home and stole $250 worth of his property including a blue steel five-shot .38 caliber pistol and an assortment of medications.
The officer noticed there were markings on the back door that appeared to have been made by someone who pried it open to get into the house.
• Also on Nov. 24 a burglary at 501 W. South St., was reported with the victim telling the responding officer that sometime between 4:34 p.m. and 4:44 p.m. someone broke into her home and stole $10,000 worth of jewelry and medication.
The victim said the jewelry was in a dark in color oak jewelry box with two drawers on the bottom and swinging doors on the front. She said the box contained 20 rings, 15 bracelets, sterling silver earrings, and gold leaf earrings.
A larceny that took place that took place morning of Nov. 23 is also under investigation by the public safety department.
The victim told the responding officer that sometime between 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. someone stole her wicker flower basket and two green plastic flowers from her front porch. She said the items had a combined value of $20.
Two incidents of vandalism are also being investigated by the public safety department.
• An officer was dispatched Nov. 23 to 501 S. Church St., in reference to the vandalism of a vehicle.
The victim said sometime between 6:45 p.m. and just before 9:30 p.m. someone shattered the back window of his 2010 Chevrolet Impala causing $300 worth of damage.
The officer examined the vehicle and determined that the window had been shattered either by a small rock or gunshot from a small gun. He could not, however, the rock or any sign of the bullet in the vehicle.
• An act of vandalism that occurred on Nov. 22 at 300 Hicks St. also involved a vehicle.
The victim told the responding officer that sometime between midnight and 12:14 p.m. someone keyed her car casing $500 worth of damage.
The Union County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the following incidents:
The sheriff’s office is investigating an attack on a woman that reportedly took place shortly between 2 a.m. Nov. 22 at a residence at 875 Bombing Range Road, Union.
Dispatch notified the sheriff’s office that the victim had said someone had hit her over the head and then tried to stab her with a knife.
The deputy dispatched to the scene was told by the victim that her attacker had ran into the woods behind her home. She described her attacker as a six foot tall white male wearing a white tee-shirt and blue jeans.
A K-9 Unit was called to the scene but was unable to find the attacker.
Union County EMS was also called to the scene and checked the victim who was described as having a knot on her head and a small scratch on her belly. The victim, however, said she was okay and said she did not need to go to the hospital.
The vandalism of a truck parked Nov. 21 at 304 Beltline Road, Union, is also being investigated by the sheriff’s office.
The victim told the responding deputy that his truck was damaged sometime between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. He said he didn’t know who could have done it.
The report stated that there were scratch marks on the hood, both sides of the vehicle, and on the bed cover. Damage was estimated at $3,000.
Theft From A Motor Vehicle
Also under investigation by the sheriff’s office is the theft of a stereo with TV screens from a car late last week.
The victim said that sometime between 10 p.m. Nov. 22 and 4:30 a.m. Nov. 24 someone stole the stereo from his 1994 Mercury while it was parked at 418 Jonesville-Lockhart Highway, Jonesville. He said the car stereo had a small screen TV and a flip down TV. The stereo has an estimated value of $450.
Two burglaries are under investigation by the sheriff’s office.
• On Nov. 22, a deputy was dispatched to 2516 Lockhart Highway in reference to a burglary that occurred sometime between 8:30 p.m. and 11:45 p.m.
The victim told the deputy that when she returned home she discovered someone had been inside her house. She said both bedrooms were in disarray and a black safe containing paperwork and an envelope with money had been stolen. The stolen items had a combined value of $400.
• On Nov. 24, a deputy was dispatched to 657 Gaffney Highway, Jonesville, in reference to a burglary that occurred sometime between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m.
The victim said when she returned home she found her front door had been kicked in and that someone had been in her bedroom and went through her things. She said a bottle of medication had been taken from her bedroom and a case of Natural Lite beer taken from her refrigerator. The items had a combined value of $10.
Road Sign Vandalized, Stolen
The sheriff’s office is looking for the persons who vandalized and stole a road sign from the intersection of Kelly Road and Pineland Road shortly after 3 p.m. Friday.
A deputy was dispatched to the scene where the complainant told him he’d seen a green, full-size, short bed Ford truck drive through his yard, turn around and then pull over onto the left side of the road. The passenger then got out of the truck and used some kind of tool to take the sign off its post. He said the passenger then threw the sign onto the back of the truck and then get back in the vehicle which took off toward S.C. 18.
The person who took the sign off its post was described by the complainant as a white male wearing dark clothing and a dark colored baseball cap. The driver of the truck was described by the complainant as a white male who was also wearing a baseball cap. He said both appeared to be around 30 years old.
The sign taken from the post is described as a yellow rectangle with arrows on it. It had an estimated value of $50.