Lancaster County Sheriff Patrick McCranie this week reported charges against 10 individuals.
Nicolus S. Gibson, 28, of Lumberlost Road was charged July 23 with felony distribution of a Schedule I or II controlled substance; as a parent or guardian, commit a willful act of abuse/neglect of a child under 18 years of age, and fail to appear in court on a charge of disorderly conduct.
Mitrada D. Bunns Sr., 37, of Navajo Road was charged July 23 with feloniously entering in the nighttime a dwelling house or adjoining outhouse with intent to commit larceny, assault and battery, or a felony other than murder, rape, robbery or arson; failing to obey a court order for support and failure to comply with community based probation.
Joseph S. Callahan, 46, of Johns Neck Road was charged July 27 felony possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a felony and larceny of a .22 caliber rifle.
Brandon T. Fischer, 28, of Fishermans Bend Drive, was arrested for felony distribution of synthetic cannabinoid or a similar drug and appearing intoxicated in public.
A Mary Ball Road man, 58, was charged July 23 with assault and battery.
A Morratico Road man, 35, was charged July 24 with appearing intoxicated in public.
A Merry Point Road woman, 33, was charged July 27 with assault and battery of a family member and the destruction of property.
A Topping woman, 57, was charged July 27 with resisting arrest/obstruct justice with no threat or force.
A Jones Drive woman, 37, was charged July 28 with appearing intoxicated in public.
A Wesley Terrace man, 25, was charged with resisting arrest or obstruct justice without threat or force and appearing intoxicated in public.
July 23: Staff responded to the 400 block of Kinlock Avenue for the report of a civil issue involving possession of house/vehicle keys, to Fleets Bay Road for a downed tree and power lines causing a traffic hazard, to the 500 block of Gaskins Road for credit card fraud, to the 100 block of River Village Drive for larceny of a delivered package, to Merry Point Road, near the ferry, for the report of a downed tree causing a traffic hazard, to the 100 block of Old Fair Grounds Way to assist the Kilmarnock Police Department (KPD) with verbal public disturbance, to the 12200 block of Mary Ball Road for an assault, and to the 2000 block of Morattico Road for a domestic assault.
July 24: Staff responded to the 100 block of Campbell Road for gunshots in the area, to the Robert O. Norris Jr. Memorial Bridge for a car fire which was blocking traffic, and to the 700 block of Millenbeck Road for a trespasser.
July 25: Staff responded to the 300 block of Fleets Bay Road to check the welfare of a person who had reportedly not picked up his mail for over a month; and to Riverside Tappahannock Hospital for a domestic assault that occurred in Lancaster County.
July 26: Staff responded to the 100 block of Lancaster Drive for a suspicious person, to the 100 block of Gaskins Road for a verbal disagreement involving alcohol, to Windmill Point Road for a noise violation from loud music, and to the 2900 block of Merry Point Road for a domestic assault and the destruction of property.
July 27: Staff responded to the 100 block of Washington Street for a domestic disturbance, to the 2200 block of Black Stump Road for disorderly conduct, to Mary Ball Road for a two-vehicle traffic crash, and to the 100 block of Harris Drive to assist KPD with a suicidal person with a weapon.
July 28: Staff responded to the 400 block of Remo Road to assist the Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) with a large party with shots fired, to the 100 block of Binnacle Lane to check the welfare of the resident after being reported by a family member, to Buzzards Neck Road for the report of gunshots by a juvenile male, to Pleasant Banks Lane for gunshots, to Peirces Road for gunshots or fireworks, to the 100 block of Jones Drive for a domestic disturbance involving alcohol, and to the 1000 block of Light Street to assist NCSO with a fight in progress.
July 29: Staff responded to the 300 block of East Church Street to assist KPD with a possible suicidal person, to the 1600 block of Riverwood Drive for a possible burglary, and to the Taylors Creek Road area for a possible suicidal person.
Staff also conducted 11 traffic stops, issued six summonses, assisted four motorists, recorded two deer strike accidents, handled a call for traffic control, investigated eight building alarms, processed a mental health order, logged five inmate transports, received seven E911 hang-up calls, and fielded seven calls for animal control.
The Kilmarnock Volunteer Fire Department responded to downed power lines on Fleets Bay Road and with the White Stone VFD to a traffic crash on Mary Ball Road and to a possible structure fire on Carters Cove Drive.
The White Stone VFD also responded to a vehicle fire on the Norris Bridge, a lift assistance request on Binnacle Lane and a propane smell/leak on King Carter Drive.
The Upper Lancaster VFD responded to a lift assistance request on Merry Point Road.
For the week of July 23-28, the Kilmarnock-Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad, Upper Lancaster Volunteer Rescue Squad and Lancaster County Emergency Services responded to 45 calls for service including 28 medical emergencies, three injuries, a traffic accident, three fire calls and 10 other calls.
Northumberland County Sheriff James R. “Doc” Lyons this week reported charges against 11 individuals.
Wallace Evans Rice, 52, of Lancaster was charged July 24 on an extradition warrant from New York with a dangerous drug charge. He also was charged with identity theft and giving false identity to law enforcement.
Rice also was charged on July 25 with two felony counts of damaging property, a misdemeanor warrant for trespassing after being forbidden to do so and obstruction of justice. These were Northumberland County warrants, served by the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office.
John Stuart Boothe, 43, of Heathsville was charged July 24 on a direct indictment issued from the Richmond County Multi-jurisdictional Grand Jury with possession of a weapon on his person with a Schedule I or II drug. This warrant was served by the NCSO.
Damien Devon Towles, 24, of Farnham man was charged July 26 with a capias to show cause for violating the conditions of his probation and parole.
Barbara Ann Hinton, 61, of Kinsale was charged July 27 on a direct indictment issued from the Northumberland County Multi-jurisdictional Grand Jury with two counts of distribution/sell for profit a Schedule I or II drug.
A Stafford woman, 57, was charged July 24 with a capias/attachment of the body for failure to report for pre-trial services. This was a Stafford County warrant, served by the NCSO.
A Callao woman, 32, was charged July 24 with a capias/attachment of the body for a probation violation. She was served by the Warsaw Police Department.
A Callao man, 40, was charged July 24 with a capias to show cause for violating a probation violation.
A Heathsville man, 29, was charged July 25 on a capias/attachment of the body issued by the Northumberland County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court for failing to appear.
A Heathsville man, 34, was charged July 27 with violating a protective order.
A Heathsville man, 40, was charged July 27 with trespassing after being forbidden to do so and fleeing from law enforcement.
A Burgess man, 20, was charged July 28 with purchase or possession of alcohol under age and being drunk in public.
A misdemeanor charge against Mathew E. Pall, 18, of Peach Tree Lane erroneously appeared under the felonies in the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Report in the July 26 Rappahannock Record.