Three facing drug charges after incident at Jonesville hotel

Three facing drug charges after incident at Jonesville hotel

JONESVILLE — Three people in their mid-30s are facing drug charges after a routine patrol at a Jonesville hotel by Yadkin County Sheriff’s...

February 7th, 2018 |  


‘Operation Winter Storm’ in Yadkin County results in 252 drug charges

‘Operation Winter Storm’ in Yadkin County results in 252 drug charges

As part of the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office commitment to battle the illegal narcotics sales and distribution in Yadkin County, a special oper...

January 26th, 2018 updated: January 30th, 2018. |  


Lawn mower theft thwarted

Lawn mower theft thwarted

An Elkin man was arrested on New Year’s Eve for allegedly attempting to steal a lawn mower.On Dec. 31, 2017, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s O...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


State Road man charged in case involving minor

STATE ROAD — A State Road man has been charged in a case involving a minor following a reported domestic incident last week.Alan Randolph Steele...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Nails damage tires on 10 vehicles

ELKIN — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office is still searching for a suspect or suspects who caused at least 10 vehicles to be damaged by pu...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Two Wilkes men charged in separate cases

A Moravian Falls man is facing charges in Wilkes County following an alleged abuse incident involving a woman and child from Boonville.Corey Ray Abern...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Two charged after fleeing vehicle stop

Two charged after fleeing vehicle stop

BOONVILLE — Two men have been charged after allegedly attempting to flee from a traffic stop this week.In the early morning hours of Wednesday, ...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Thurmond man charged in theft case

Thurmond man charged in theft case

THURMOND — A 28-year-old Thurmond man is facing four charges stemming from a theft case out of Alleghany County.On Nov. 10, detectives from the ...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Hays man charged with felonies in Ronda incident

Hays man charged with felonies in Ronda incident

RONDA — A Hays man has been charged following an assault and case of animal cruelty at a Ronda residence Friday night.Dustin Matthew Greene, 33,...

November 13th, 2017 updated: November 13th, 2017. |  


Man charged in church break-in case

Man charged in church break-in case

A Clemmons man has been charged in a church break-in case in Dobson.On Sunday, deputies with the Surry County Sheriff’s Office responded to Moun...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Two charged in Christmas theft case

Two charged in Christmas theft case

DOBSON — Even though it was Halloween, some detectives were hard at work bringing some of the joy and festivity of Christmas back to one local f...

November 8th, 2017 |  


Boonville woman faces drug, weapon charges

Boonville woman faces drug, weapon charges

A Boonville woman faces multiple charges after officers discovered drugs and a weapon in her vehicle.On Nov. 4, Yadkin County Sheriff’s deputies...

November 7th, 2017 |  


County deputies get body cameras

County deputies get body cameras

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office now has body-worn cameras for its deputies to wear in the field.Over the past week, the sheriff...

October 21st, 2017 |  


Elkin man held on charges

On Oct. 12, officers of the Elkin Police Department were requested to assist Jonesville Police Department in locating a reported stolen vehicle at 109...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged in drug case

Elkin man charged in drug case

An Elkin man is facing multiple drug charges after a search warrant was executed at his home on Reeves Lane Oct. 12.The Elkin Police Department, assis...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Jonesville man charged in drug case

Jonesville man charged in drug case

A Jonesville man was charged in a drug-related case following a tip from a neighboring county’s police department.Justin Andrew Collins, 28, of ...

September 5th, 2017 |  


State Road man charged in DWI case

State Road man charged in DWI case

YADKINVILLE — Yadkinville Police arrested a State Road man early Sunday morning on charges of driving while impaired and in relation to seven ot...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Two charged in drug-related case

Two charged in drug-related case

JONESVILLE — On Aug. 7, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office received a call referencing two suspicious subjects, a male and a female, walki...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Deputies raid Dobson home

Deputies raid Dobson home

DOBSON — Deputies arrested a Dobson woman after a search of her car and home this week.Surry County Sheriff’s Office detectives received i...

July 30th, 2017 |  


Teen charged with attempted murder

THURMOND — A Thurmond teen was charged July 17 with six felony charges, including attempted murder, after an incident in a cornfield.In protecti...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Father charged with leaving children in hot car

Father charged with leaving children in hot car

Yadkinville Police arrested a Hamptonville man July 14 after he allegedly left his three small children unattended in a car outside the Yadkin County ...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged with indecent exposure in Yadkinville

Elkin man charged with indecent exposure in Yadkinville

YADKINVILLE — Social media and its popularity has aided an area law enforcement agency in locating and charging an Elkin man who they allege exp...

July 27th, 2017 |  


New scam letter circulating

New scam letter circulating

DOBSON — The Surry County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to be aware of a lottery scam.The scam is initiated by residents receiving...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Surry County deputies catch suspect Clodfelter after four months

Surry County deputies catch suspect Clodfelter after four months

DOBSON — After months of searching, authorities have finally caught a suspect who allegedly led chases in both Lowgap and Mount Airy.Melvin Shan...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Teen charged with breaking and entering

Teen charged with breaking and entering

JONESVILLE — A Jonesville teen has been charged following a case of items being taken from a residence on Bethel Road this week.On Wednesday, Ya...

July 13th, 2017 |  


Man shot in alleged domestic dispute

Man shot in alleged domestic dispute

DOBSON — A man is hospitalized and a woman jailed after an alleged domestic dispute escalated to gunshots.On Tuesday evening, Surry County Sheri...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Elkin man faces multiple drug charges

Elkin man faces multiple drug charges

HAMPTONVILLE — On March 22, detectives with the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Alton Wayne Propst, 33, of Elkin, at a service sta...

March 27th, 2017 |  


Thurmond father charged after toddler shooting

Thurmond father charged after toddler shooting

THURMOND — A Thurmond father has been charged following a February incident during which a 2-year-old boy shot himself.Cody Dillon Groce, 25, of...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Three arrested in crack bust

Three arrested in crack bust

DOBSON — On Thursday officials from the Surry County Sheriff’s Office raided an alleged drug house in Dobson, resulting in three arrests a...

March 5th, 2017 |  


Wilkes man charged with murder of brother

Wilkes man charged with murder of brother

WILKESBORO — A Wilkesboro man was charged Saturday with the early morning murder of his brother, following a domestic dispute, reported official...

February 18th, 2017 |  


‘Operation Shadow’ nets multiple drug arrests

‘Operation Shadow’ nets multiple drug arrests

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office executed what they referred to as “Operation Shadow” on Groundhog Day, Feb. 2, a drug bust that resul...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Local volunteer faces sexual offense charges

Local volunteer faces sexual offense charges

BOONVILLE — On Thursday, SBI agents arrested Matthew Reid Norman, 22, of Boonville. The arrest followed an investigation by the State Bureau of ...

January 28th, 2017 |  


Taylor charged in drug case

Taylor charged in drug case

After a four-month-long investigation, an Elkin man has been charged in a drug trafficking case.Officers with the Elkin Police Department, Yadkin Coun...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged in domestic incident

Elkin man charged in domestic incident

An Elkin man is facing charges after a domestic disturbance was reported just inside the Wilkes County border.According to a release from Lt. Mendy Pe...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Elkin man charged with vehicle theft

Elkin man charged with vehicle theft

YADKINVILLE — An Elkin man has been charged in Yadkin County in relation to a stolen vehicle which was involved in a wreck.On Wednesday, Yadkin ...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


State Road man charged with attempted burglary

State Road man charged with attempted burglary

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher Austin Meyer, 25, of State Road, on Dec. 3 and charged him with one felony count of attempte...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Man allegedly stabs friend

Man allegedly stabs friend

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office arrested Nathan Michael Pinnix, 41, of Hamptonville, on Nov. 10. and charged him with one felony count of assault...

November 10th, 2016 |  


Sex offender charged in Elkin

Sex offender charged in Elkin

A registered sex offender in Elkin was charged this week with violating his residency restrictions after he allegedly was living too close to a school...

August 18th, 2016 |  


Boonville man arrested after short chase

Boonville man arrested after short chase

JONESVILLE — On July 9, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office, the Yadkinville Police Department and Jonesville Police Department executed a ...

July 14th, 2016 |  


Beam charged with felony littering

Beam charged with felony littering

Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest of Michael Allen Beam, 23, of Yadkinville on June 30 and charged him with one felony count of...

July 3rd, 2016 |  


Three charged in armed robbery case

Three charged in armed robbery case

Three armed robbery suspects were arrested on Friday by the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office following an alleged robbery took place in the early ...

July 3rd, 2016 |  


Local tattoo artist charged in drug case

Local tattoo artist charged in drug case

JONESVILLE — Cameron Lee Horton, owner and artist of Mixed Ink Tattoo Parlor in Jonesville, was arrested just outside of D-Rex Pharmacy Tuesday ...

May 31st, 2016 |  


Sex offender charged over weekend

Sex offender charged over weekend

An Elkin registered sex offender faces charges after being on town park property over the weekend.On Sunday at about 6:15 p.m., officers with the Elki...

April 26th, 2016 |  


Couple charged in meth case

Couple charged in meth case

HAMPTONVILLE — On April 4, Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation conducted a search warrant ...

April 6th, 2016 |  


790 people ran out of luck this St. Patrick’s Day arrested for impaired driving

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation and the N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program announced the results from the St. Patrick&...

March 26th, 2016 |  


Alleged robbery suspect leads officers on high-speed chase

Alleged robbery suspect leads officers on high-speed chase

An alleged robbery suspect was apprehended Wednesday following a high-speed chase from Winston-Salem, through Yadkin and into Wilkes County. Yadkinvil...

March 24th, 2016 |  


Two men charged in Hamptonville drug case

Two men charged in Hamptonville drug case

HAMPTONVILLE — On March 7, the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office and the Yadkinville Police Department arrested Douglas Andrew Carta, 47, dur...

March 15th, 2016 |  


Elkin man charged in stabbing case

An Elkin man has been charged following an incident in which he allegedly stabbed his uncle.Brandon Lee Overbay, 30, of PGW Drive, Elkin, was charged ...

February 29th, 2016 updated: February 29th, 2016. |  


Elkin police briefs

The Elkin Police Department has reported the following arrests and incidents.• An Aaron Road, Elkin, resident reported Jan. 5 her $400 Apple iPh...

January 27th, 2016 |  


Holiday ‘Booze It & Lose It’ campaign yields 2822 alcohol DWI arrests

RALEIGH — State and local law enforcement spent their holidays keeping impaired drivers off the roads during N.C. Governor’s Highway Safet...

January 17th, 2016 |