2018-07-05 / Front Page

Methamphetamine sales, possession top the list of recent sheriff’s arrests

In a recent report issued by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, Fred Benjamin McCraine, 47, of Lincolnton, was charged with pos­session of methamphetamine, pos­session with intent to manufacture schedule l or schedule II, trafficking of methamphetamine, possession of drug related object, and possession of marijuana. He was released on a property bond of $335,000. Other details of this arrest were reported in the June 21, 2018, issue of this newspaper.

Furthermore, several arrests were recently made by deputies with the department as outlined below.

The listed arrests are taken from the limited information in arrest re­ports provided by local law enforce­ment officials, and no arrests are left out. An arrest does not imply guilt; criminal charges are merely accusa­tions and a defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty and convicted.

Those arrested were:

Leslie Grace McCraine, posses­sion of methamphetamine, posses­sion with intent to distribute sched­ule l or schedule ll, trafficking of methamphetamine, possession of drug related object, and possession of marijuana. She was released on a property bond of $335,000. Other details of this arrest were also re­ported in the June 21, 2018 issue of this newspaper.

Brandi Luann Chrisley, 36, of Lincolnton, was charged with sim­ple battery and family violence. No bond was set.

Esau Demetrius Davis, 34, of North Charleston, South Carolina, was charged with probation viola­tion. No bond was set.

Robert Dee Freeman, 32, of Lin­colnton, was charged with cruelty to children in the second degree. No bond was set.

William Lewis Hamilton, 30, of Lincolnton, was charged with sim­ple battery and family violence. No bond was set.

Jezzebelle Kea, 29, of Lincolnton, was charged with simple battery and family violence. No bond was set.

Robert Thomas Kea Jr., 30, of Lincolnton, was charged with dis­orderly conduct and dissolution of bond ($5,000.) No bond was set.

Brandy Lee Oldham, 36, of North Augusta, South Carolina, was charged with contempt of court (child support.) No bond was set.

Julie Marie Alford, 31, of Eaton­ton, Georgia, was charged with pos­session of marijuana, possession of methamphetamine, and possession of a drug-related object. She was re­leased on a $7,000 property bond.

Craigory Tramain Becks, 32, of Lincolnton, was charged with ag­Early gravated assault and family vio­lence. He was released on a $25,000 property bond.

Kenya Danielle Mickens, 17, of Lincolnton, was charged with crimi­nal trespass. She was released on a $3,000 property bond.

Heath Alexander Patat, 23, of Lin­colnton, was charged with DUI (first offense), failure to maintain Lane, and open container. He was released on a $2,200 property bond.

David Christian Peters, 20, of Ac­worth, Georgia, was charged with theft by taking. He was released on an $80,000 property bond.

Paul Anton Wessels, 54, of Lau­rens, South Carolina, was charged with two counts of possession of a drug-related object. He was released on a $4,000 property bond.

Tracy Daughtry Renew, 41, of Grovetown, Georgia, was charged with conspiracy to violate the Georgia Controlled Substances Act (VGCSA), driving while license suspended, use of communication facility in commission of a felony involving a controlled substance, and possession of drug-related ob­jects.

Keyston Deshaun Duncan, 23, of Lincolnton, was charged with ag­gravated assault (with a gun.) He was released on a property bond of $50,000.

Jezzebelle Kea, 29, of Lincolnton, was charged with revoked bond. No bond was set.

George Christopher Laager, 33, of Lincolnton, was charged with pro­bation violation. No bond was set.

Kenya Danielle Mickens, 17, of Lincolnton, was charged with sim­ple battery. She was released on a cash Bond of $250.

Lance Carrington Neely, 30, of Lincolnton, was charged with ag­gravated assault. No bond was set.

Desman Antron Norman, 27, of Lincolnton, was charged with parole violation. No bond was set.

Daniel Barefield Jr., 59, of Lin­colnton, was charged with driving while license suspended, failure to maintain lane, giving false informa­tion to law enforcement, and obstruc­tion of an officer. He was released on a property bond of $12,000.

Brandi Luann Chrisley, 36, of Lincolnton, was charged with sim­ple battery and family violence. She was released on a property bond of $10,000.

Brain Christopher Herring, 36, of Lincolnton, was charged with pos­session of marijuana less than 1 ounce. He was released on a prop­erty bond of $2,000.

Heather Eleina Stewart, 34, of Lincolnton, was charged with DUI, open container, and driving while li­cense suspended. She was released on a property bond of $3,320.

Tyrique Jamel Mills, 17, of Lin­colnton, was charged with disor­derly conduct. He was released on a cash bond of $313.

George Mitchell Stokes, 73, of Lincolnton, was charged with pro­bation violation. No bond was set.

Steven Bernard Franklin, 50, of Lincolnton, was charged with pro­bation violation. No bond was set.

Kathleen Lockhart, 48, of Lincoln­ton, was charged with battery and family violence. She was released on a property bond of $5,000.

Deonte Taurean Norman, 31, Lincolnton, was charged with two counts of sale of methamphetamine. He was released on a property bond of $200,000.

Shannon Angelique Ohagan, 30, of Augusta, Georgia, was charged with possession of methamphet­amine. She was released on a prop­erty bond of $30,000.

Michelle Renee Adams, 46, of Lincolnton, was charged with DUI, failure to maintain lane, failure to report accident, leaving the scene of an accident, and too fast for condi­tions. She was released on a prop­erty bond of $4,616.

Takeya Yavette Beck, 36, of Lin­colnton, was charged with probation violation. No bond was set.

Heather Denise Griffith, 40, of Warrenton, Georgia, was charged with driving in violation of limited permit. She was released on a cash Bond of $150.

Dillon Marshall Howard, 26, of Lincolnton, was charged with op­eration of a vessel under the influ­ence, and operation of a personal watercraft (PWC) without a person­al flotation device (PFD.) He was a released on a property bond of $2,000.

William Edison Lockhart, 45, of Washington, Georgia, was charged with disorderly conduct, and public drunkenness. He was released on an OR Bond.

Stacy Enrique McLendon, 27, of Lincolnton, was charged with no insurance, possession of marijuana less than 1 ounce, and speeding. He was released on a property bond of $3,168.

Eddie Dean Norman, 53, of Lin­colnton, was charged with battery and family violence. He was released on a property bond of $5,000.

Jennifer Maria Simpson, 35, of Elberton, was charged with simple battery and criminal trespass. She was released on a property bond of $5,000.

Malcolm Mark Verbeck, 24, of Augusta, Georgia, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident (hit and run.) He was released on a cash Bond of $705.

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