Sheriffs’ Reports

Lancaster County Sheriff Patrick McCranie this week reported charges against five individuals.

Felony

Albert E. Smith III, 29, of Mary Ball Road was charged June 14 with felony assault and battery of a family member-third offense.

Misdemeanors

A Christopher Drive man, 19, was charged June 12 with assault and battery.

A Hawthorne Avenue man, 31, was charged June 13 with contempt of court.

A School Street man, 18, was charged June 13 with assault and battery.

A Morattico Road man, 31, was charged June 14 with destruction of property less than a $1,000.

Activity report

June 12: Staff responded to the 200 block of Greenwood Court for an assault, to the 8800 block of Mary Ball Road for a stolen cell phone, to the 400 block of West Point Road for vandalism, to a walk-in report of a trespassing that occurred on Weems Road, and to the 100 block of Old Airport Road for a possible suicidal person.

June 13: Staff responded to the 600 block of Rappahannock Drive for a two-vehicle traffic crash, to the 1000 block of Western Branch Road to attempt to locate a vehicle reported to be involved in a hit and run traffic crash in the City of Williamsburg, to the Merry Point Ferry for the report of an intoxicated driver, to the 5100 block of Irvington Road for a possible burglary, to the 2500 block of Morattico Road for a domestic disturbance that involved an assault and vandalism; responded to the 200 block of Spring Hill Road for computer hacking, and to a walk-in complaint of annoying or obscene phone calls.

June 14: Staff responded to the Robert O. Norris Jr. Memorial Bridge for a two-vehicle traffic crash, to Nuttsville Road for a suspicious vehicle, to Lancaster Creek Drive for a possible sinking vessel, and to the 100 block of Dogwood Road for the report of weapons being discharged (upon arrival it was found to be fireworks).

June 15: Staff responded to the 5200 block of Mary Ball Road for the report of threats to burn the building after the subject was confronted about shoplifting, to the 800 block of Rappahannock Drive for theft of fuel, to the 300 block of Flowing Fields Road for a domestic disturbance, to Greenwood Court for the report of persons using illegal narcotics and drinking, and to the 100 block of Hodges Lane for a domestic disturbance.

June 16: Staff responded to the 8200 block of Mary Ball Road for a suspicious person possibly trying to enter a building, to the 300 block of Mary Ball Road for a burglary and larceny of a flat screen television; and to White Hall Road for a large tree blocking the roadway.

June 17: Staff responded to the 100 block of Bel-Mer Way for the report of a burglary with intent to commit vandalism, to the 1900 block of Iberis Road for the report of a missing elderly person (located about 3 hours after the report), to the 100 block of Hodges Lane for a domestic disturbance that involved an intoxicated party, to the 500 block of Youcomico Drive for vandalism to property, to the Norris Bridge for a two-vehicle traffic crash, to the 4900 block of Mary Ball Road for the vandalism of a automobile, to the 300 block of Fleets Bay Road for a possible overdose of medications; responded to the 100 block of Brent Court for a disorderly person, to the 7800 block of River Road for the report of a mentally ill subject in need of services, to Twin Branch Road for a domestic disturbance, and to the 300 block of Club Drive to assist Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office with a suspicious vehicle.

June 18: Staff responded to the 300 block of North Main Street to assist Kilmarnock Police Department (KPD) with the report of a large crowd in the parking lot after business hours, to the Norris Bridge for a traffic crash involving three motorcycles, to the 100 block of Gaskins Road for a fight in progress, to Irvington Road and King Carter Drive for a minor traffic crash involving two vehicles, and to the 100 block of Reynolds Farm Road for a civil matter involving an automobile.

Staff also conducted 19 traffic stops, issued 12 summonses, assisted four motorists, handled three calls for traffic control, investigated eight building alarms, processed two mental health orders, logged three inmate transports, received eight E911 hang-up calls and fielded four calls for animal control service.

Fire calls

White Stone Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire/smoke alarm on Windmill Point Road, a traffic crash on Rappahannock Drive, a fire/smoke alarm on King Carter Drive and three traffic crashes on the Robert O. Norris Jr. Memorial Bridge.

Kilmarnock VFD responded to a brush fire on Goodluck Road and Jessie duPont Memorial Highway, a fire/smoke alarm on North Main Street, a possible propane leak on Goodluck Road and a traffic crash on Old Fairground Way.

Upper Lancaster VFD responded to a fire/smoke alarm on Greenvale Creek Road, to assist emergency medical services on Mary Ball Road, to a traffic crash on Mary Ball Road, to assist EMS on White Chapel Road and to a boat in distress on Lancaster Creek Drive.

Northumberland County Sheriff James R. “Doc” Lyons this week reported charges against 15 individuals.

Felonies

Floyd Donovan Newton, 27, of Callao was charged June 12 with committing larceny with the intent to sell or distribute.

Mathias John Rost, 56, of Colonial Beach was charged June 14 on a capias to show cause for violating a court order. This was a Northumberland County charge, served by the Warsaw Police Department.

A Kilmarnock woman, 43, was charged June 16 with failing to appear in the Northumberland County General District Court.

Daniel Patrick Dugan, 33, of Kensington, Md., was charged June 18 with destroying property belonging to the Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club. He was also charged with being drunk in public.

Edward Rodney Johnson, 34, of McLean was charged June 18 with damaging property belonging to the Indian Creek Yacht and Country Club, driving under the influence of alcohol, driving with an open container and refusal of the breath/blood test.

Misdemeanors

A Mechanicsville man, 23, was charged with failing to appear in the Northumberland County General District Court on a charge of driving suspended.

A Callao man, 26, was charged June 7 with assault and battery of a family member. This was an Essex County warrant served by the Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office.

A Heathsville man, 30, was charged June 12 with abduction by force, assault and battery of a family member, driving suspended/revoked and three counts of damaging property.

A Lancaster County man, 30, was charged on a capias/attachment of the body for failing to appear in the Northumberland County General District Court for a VASAP violation.

A Lottsburg woman, 36, was charged June 13 on a capias to show cause for failing to follow a court order regarding her probation.

A Heathsville man, 23, was charged June 13 with reckless driving and disregard of a law enforcement signal.

A Heathsville man, 26, was charged June 13 on a direct indictment from the Northumberland County Multi-Jurisdictional Grand Jury for selling/distribution marijuana.

A Reedville man, 33, was charged June 14 on a summons for determination of a threatening dog.

A Hague man, 31, was charged June 14 with being drunk in public.

A Reedville woman, 30, was charged June 15 with driving under the influence of alcohol. She also was charged on a summons for defective equipment and failing to wear her seatbelt.