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In sheriff’s reports:

• A man reported on Wednesday he was assaulted and his property damaged in the 1100 block of Peeler Road.

• A woman reported on Wednesday her property was damaged in the 1800 block of Sells Road.

• A man reported on Wednesday a scaffold was taken from a job site in the 1300 block of Gheen Road.

• A woman reported on Wednesday a burglary was reported in the 6400 block of Old Mocksville Road.

• A man reported on Wednesday he was assaulted in the 500 block of Cal Miller Road, Rockwell.

• A woman reported on Wednesday a larceny occurred in the 1800 block of Glover Road.

• Robert James Featherstone, 33, was charged on Wednesday with felony breaking and entering in the 6800 block of U.S. 601.

• Karanja Tarik Pelham, 37, was charged on Wednesday with felony breaking and entering motor vehicles while at the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office.

• Michael Shane Martin, 41, was charged on Wednesday with misdemeanor domestic criminal trespass in the 100 block of Tupelo Circle.

• Jessica Caroline Swinson, 26, was charged on Wednesday with misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance schedule IV in the 100 block of Hailey Road.

In police reports:

• A man reported on Thursday he was robbed in the 2400 block of Statesville Boulevard.

• Police responded on Thursday to an assault in the 1300 block of West Bank Street.

• A man reported on Thursday a larceny occurred in the 200 block of South Oakhurst Drive.

• A woman reported on Thursday she was the victim of fraud sometime between Jan. 14, 2014 and Feb. 10 in the 1000 block of Lincolnton Road.

• A woman reported on Thursday she was the victim of a larceny in the 800 block of Maupin Avenue.

• Police responded on Thursday to illegal dumping in the 400 block of Skyline Drive.

Contact reporter Shavonne Walker at 704-797-4253.

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