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Arrest Reports

The Macon County Sheriff’s Department, Franklin Police Department or Jackson County Sheriff’s Department made the following arrests June 23 - 29. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Macon County Sheriff’s Department

June 23 Joshua L. Burr, 34, of Jacobs Branch Rd., was charged with failure to appear. A secure bond of $2,000 was set. Joel Lynch made the arrest.

Joy Lee Sloope, 44, of Bradley Creek Rd., was charged with unauthorized use of motor vehicle. A $2,500 bond was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

June 24

Travis James Gregg, 38, of Tessentee Rd., was issued a govenor’s warrant for burglary in the first degree. No bond was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

June 25

William Ted Breedlove Jr., 26, of Green Rd., was charged with a domestic violence protective order violation. No bond was set. Chanz J. Fritz made the arrest.

June 26

James Luther Bryson, 25, of Brogden Rd., Cherokee, was charged with failure to appear for felony larceny, possession of stolen goods, obtaining property by false pretense. A secured bond of $10,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Rebekah Chrysteen Keenan, 23, of Shore Dr., Fair Play, S.C., was charged with carrying a concealed weapon. A secured bond of $2,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Elissa Beth Slanczka, 29, of Bellmont Dr., was charged with simple assault, failure to pay child support. A $2,350 bond was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

June 27

April Renee Rios, 22, of Vester Ledford Rd., was charged with dangerous dog unrestrained. An unsecured bond of $500 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

June 28

James Lee Laws, of 56, Snob Hill Rd., was issued a fugitive warrant for out of state probation. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

Travis Anthony Harper, 27, of Spring St., Carlisle, Pa., was charged with possession of marijuana 1/2 to 1 1/2 oz, possession of drug paraphernalia. An unsecured bond of $2,000 was set. Matthew T. Breedlove made the arrest.

Mark Daniel Castro, 28, of Old Highlands Rd., was charged with failure to appear for possession of marijuana. A secured bond of $1,000 was set. Mike Langley Sr. made the arrest.

June 29

Michael Ray Holland, 57, of Dickerson Rd., was charged with assault on a child under 12, assault on a female, injury to personal property. No bond was set. Matthew W. Bowman made the arrest.

Franklin Police Department

June 25

Wesley Roger Spates, 52, of Franklin, was charged with second degree trespassing. A secured bond of $250 was set. Robert G. Ray III made the arrest.

June 26

Nathan Royal Prevette, 38, of Old Georgia Rd., was charged with possession of methamphetamine, drug violations for equipment/paraphernalia for buying. A secured bond of $3,000 was set.

June 27

Bobby Wayne Morphis Jr., 29, of Roller Mill Rd., was charged with assault on a female. No bond was set. Jonathan C. Bean made the arrest.

June 28

Catherine Warren Alderidge, 53, of Lyle St., was charged with possession of methamphetamine, drug violations for equipment/paraphernalia. A secured bond of $5,000 was set. Jonathan C. Bean made the arrest.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Department

June 22

Jason Daniel Dillard, 38, of Sentry Dr., was charged with obtaining property by false pretense, uttering a forged instrument, forgery of an instrument, possession of stolen goods/property, obtaining property by false pretense, simple worthless checks. A $20,000 bond was set. Ernest A. Scherman III made the arrest.

June 23

Alejandro Zomora Vazquez, 26, of Tiger Point, Cashiers, was charged with no operator license, resist/obstruct/delay. A $1,000 bond was set. Scottie R. Holder made the arrest.

Angela Earlene Woodard, 38, of U.S. Hwy 74 West, Bryson City, was charged with failure to appear for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of an open container, driving while license revoked-impaired revocation, driving while impaired. A $4,500 bond was set. Ernest A. Scherman III made the arrest.

Christopher Paul Kuan, 43, of Varners Ridge Rd., Whittier, was charged with failure to appear for no motorcycle endorsement, driving while license revoked-not impaired revocation. A $1,000 bond was set. Zachary D. Gibbs made the arrest.

June 24

Gary William Borgaro, 55, of Black Mountain Rd., Cullowhee, was charged with possession with intent to manufacture/ sell/distribute a schedule II controlled substance, possession of a schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, simple possession of a scheduled IV controlled substance. A $20,000 bond was set. James A. Brown made the arrest.

Breana Lee Biddix, 20, of Clifton Ave., Bryson City, was charged with simple assault. No bond was set. Josh A. Yopp made the arrest.

June 25

Leann Loretta Ivey, 39, of Lamplighter Ln., was charged with communicating threats, assault with a deadly weapon, simple physical assault. No bond was set. Daniel B. Wellmon made the arrest.

Jeremy William Bolin, 32, of Edgar Ln., Canton, was charged with parole and probation violations. No bond was set. Daniel B. Wellmon made the arrest.

June 26

Richard Burgess Kinsey, 27, of Pine Creek, Cullowhee, was charged with injury to personal property. No bond was set. Andrew J. Parker made the arrest.

Carolyn Elizabeth Loftis, 25, of Nakoma Place, Whittier was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, child abuse. A $5,000 bond was set. Zachary D. Gibbs made the arrest.


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