• 59°

Blotter: Salisbury man charged after taking police on vehicle chase

By Shavonne Walker
shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com

SALISBURY — A Salisbury man remains behind bars after he took police on a vehicle chase after they tried to stop his vehicle for a traffic violation, Salisbury Police officials say.

Amarillo Deshaun Bryant, 36, of the 800 block of East Lafayette Street, was charged with felony fleeing to elude arrest and driving while license revoked.

The officer noted the vehicle’s license plate was revoked. The driver did not stop the GMC Sierra and crashed it at the intersection of Old Wilkesboro and South McCoy roads. He was not injured.

Bryant remains in the Rowan County Detention Center under a $25,000 secured bond.

In other Salisbury Police Department reports:

• Two teens were spotted on Wednesday surveillance camera breaking a lock at the Eaman Park Pool, 121 Eaman Ave.

• A man reported on Wednesday regarding a larceny from a vehicle in the 1100 block of West Bank Street.

• A man reported on Wednesday he was the victim of an assault in the 1000 block of Freeland Drive.

• A man accidentally shot himself in the leg on Thursday in the 2300 block of Statesville Boulevard.

• A woman reported on Thursday she was chased with a sword by her estranged husband and he accused her of breaking into his home in the 400 block of Balfour Drive. Both declined to charge the other.

• A woman reported on Thursday she was the victim of a domestic assault in the 800 block of South Caldwell Street.

• A woman reported on Thursday someone stole her vehicle from the 200 block of West Monroe Street.

In Rowan County Sheriff’s Office reports:

• A woman reported on Thursday she was the victim of robbery in the 100 block of Duke Drive and Old Concord Road.

• A woman reported on Thursday she was the victim of an assault in the 3700 block of Woodleaf Road.

• A woman reported on Thursday someone stole her vehicle in the 2900 block of Old U.S. 70, Cleveland.

• A woman reported on Thursday someone stole her vehicle sometime between Tuesday and Wednesday in the 600 block of St. Peter’s Church Road, Gold Hill.

• Jukore Marquese Belin, 17, Deandre Hopkins, 17, and Cameron Andrew Wheat, 17, were each charged on Wednesday with simple assault while at East Rowan High.

• Jose Luis Saavedra, 49, was charged on Wednesday with felony trafficking in cocaine while at the Rowan County Jail annex.

• Tristan Mondel Teuscher, 20, was charged on Wednesday with simple possession of a Schedule III controlled substance in the 100 block of Sand Road, Rockwell.

• Amber Renee Hahn, 31, was charged on Thursday with felony possession of a controlled substance Schedule II while at the Rowan County Magistrate’s Office.

• Stephanie Louise Zito, 37, was charged on Thursday with felony possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver a controlled substance Schedule II while at the Rowan County Magistrate’s Office.

• Richard Kasey Webb, 29, was charged on Thursday with misdemeanor assault on a female in the 3700 block of Woodleaf Road.

• Sabrina Dawn Rhinehardt, 39, was charged on Thursday with felony possession of a controlled substance Schedule II in the 12000 block of Old Concord Road, Rockwell.

• Steven Paul Graham, 39, was charged on Thursday with felony possession of a controlled substance Schedule I in the 12000 block of Old Concord Road, Rockwell.

• Kenneth Coney, 40, was charged on Thursday with felony possession of stolen goods while in the 1200 block of Short Street.

• Kayla Nicole Bates, 23, was charged on Thursday with felony larceny of a motor vehicle in the 1100 block of Celestial Drive.

• Keith Allen Rattz, 26, was charged on Thursday with felony larceny of a motor vehicle in the 300 block of Celestial Drive.

• Debra Agner Fink, 60, was charged with misdemeanor simple assault in the 2900 block of Agner Road.

Contact reporter Shavonne Walker at 704-797-4253.

Comments

Crime

Blotter: Woman charged with drug crimes

News

Nesting no more: Eagles appear to have moved on from Duke’s Buck Station

Business

The Smoke Pit leaving downtown Salisbury for standalone building on Faith Road

Education

Shoutouts

High School

High school football: Hornets’ Gaither set the tone against West

Local

Salisbury to show off new fire station

Education

Livingstone College to host virtual Big Read events this month

Local

City makes some appointments to local boards, holds off on others to seek women, appointees of color

Education

Education briefs: RCCC instructor honored by Occupational Therapy Association

Local

Second quarter financial update shows promising outlook for city’s budget

Columnists

Genia Woods: Let’s talk about good news in Salisbury

Local

City attorney will gather more information for Salisbury nondiscrimination ordinance

Education

North Hills planning to hold May fundraiser in person

East Spencer

Developers aim to transform former Dunbar School site into multi-purpose community development

Education

Knox student organizing event to get community cycling

Education

Decision on Essie Mae charter appeal expected Thursday

Nation/World

House passes sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition

Nation/World

Police uncover ‘possible plot’ by militia to breach Capitol

Nation/World

States rapidly expanding vaccine access as supplies surge

News

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper receives COVID-19 vaccine

News

North Carolina health officials urge schools to reopen

Crime

In letter, PETA criticizes Salisbury Police for K-9 video

Coronavirus

Three deaths, 29 new COVID-19 positives reported

Crime

Blotter: Bullet holes found in woman’s Park Avenue apartment