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Blotter: Police investigate shots fired at Salisbury apartment

By Liz Moomey


SALISBURY — Gunshots were reported at a Salisbury apartment complex Thursday night.

A Salisbury Village at Castlewood resident reported hearing a loud bang in the apartment above him.

According to the report, a gun was thrown on a bed and fired twice.

Police have not been able to speak to the owner of the gun yet and say it’s an active investigation.

In other Salisbury Police Department reports:

• Novant Rowan Regional Medical Center reported a disturbance in the lobby early Saturday morning.

• Grays Chapel Church, at 229 S. Shaver St., reported vandalism between Sept. 29 and Oct. 1.

• Sonja Ann Shaw, 56, was charged Saturday with misdemeanor larceny at Walmart.

• Eric Carpenter Johnson, 50, and Reanna Darby Reid, 38, were charged Saturday with misdemeanor larceny at Sheetz, 1520 S. Jake Alexander Blvd.

• Old Navy reported a larceny Sunday.

• A woman reported a larceny at Walmart on Sunday.

• A woman reported vandalism Monday in the 400 block of West Horah Street.

• An adult man asked a 16-year-old girl to send him nude pictures, according to a Monday report.

• A elderly resident of Accordius Heath of Salisbury reported Monday that items were missing after she returned from a week in a hospital.

• A man reported a burglary Monday in the 700 block of Bringle Ferry Road.

• A woman on Monday reported a stolen iPhone in the 500 block of West Jake Alexander Boulevard.

• Symone Knox, 27, was charged Saturday with second-degree trespassing in the 600 block of Mocksville Avenue.

• James Michael Cathcart, 30, was charged Saturday with resisting arrest in the 500 block of Brenner Avenue.

• Jerry Hawthorne Wall, 56, was charged Monday with felony assault inflicting serious bodily injury in the 2300 block of Statesville Boulevard.

In Rowan County Sheriff’s Office reports:

• A man reported the theft of home appliances Friday in the 100 block of Lakefront Drive, Salisbury.

• A man reported a stolen trailer Friday in the 1400 block of Saw Road, China Grove.

• Omar Macias Rogel, 16 was charged Friday with misdemeanor assault at West Rowan High School.

• Brian Nathan Brown, 37, was charged Friday with assault on a female in the 900 block of North Main Street, Rockwell.

• Jennifer Hope Yates, 29, was charged Friday with possession of a stolen vehicle in the 10500 block of Beatty Ford Road, Rockwell.

• Katrina Marie Hughes, 32, was charged Friday with misdemeanor simple assault in the 1000 block of Heatherdale Road, Salisbury.

• Mason Wayne Cornelius, 20, was charged Saturday with misdemeanor simple assault in the 100 block of Anthony Road, Rockwell.

• Justin Brent Miller, 40, was charged Saturday with felony breaking and entering at the Rowan County Magistrate’s Office.

• Elizabeth Grace Hefner, 25, was charged Sunday with misdemeanor simple assault and battery in the 500 block of Stafford Estates Drive, Salisbury.

• Jason Michael Bolin, 39, was charged Sunday with felony breaking and entering in the 1100 block of Burchette Drive, Rockwell.



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