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MACON COUNTY HALLOWEEN EVENT RESCHELDULED
**Attention** With Rain and Cold Temperatures in the forecast for tomorrows event, we have decided to move Halloween in the Park to Tuesday, November 2nd. Hope everyone has a fun and safe Halloween and we will see you next Tuesday at Parker Meadows from 5:30 to 8:30.

Safety tips for parents, motorists and trick-or-treaters from NCDOT

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation, through its Watch for Me NC pedestrian and bicycle safety program, is encouraging parents, motorists and trick-or-treaters to be safe this Halloween.

More than 2,100 pedestrians are injured or killed in collisions with motor vehicles in North Carolina each year, and over half of those collisions occur in the evening or at night.

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We have been able to update our weekly Public Safety Newsletter to now include arrest reports from Swain County Sheriff's Office, Bryson City Police Department, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Sylva Police Department, Macon County Sheriff's Office, Highlands Police Department, and Franklin Police Department. All individuals listed here are innocent until proven guilty. 

October 18
 

Name: Brittany Renea Frizzel 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: FTA on a Misdemeanor 
 

Name:  Jonathan Keith Powell 

Department: Franklin PD

Arrest: Alter/Steal/Destroy Criminal Evidence, Simple Poss Sch III CS, Poss Drug Para 

 

Name: Ryan David Finn 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: FTA  on a Felony 
 

Name:  Amy Morgan Smith 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Larceny After B&E, B&E, Poss Stolen Goods, Injury to Real Property 
 

Name: Nikelus Orion Hughes 

Department: Franklin PD

Arrest: Reckless Driving 


October 19


Name: Shannon Coffman 

Department: Franklin PD

Arrest: FTA on a Misdemeanor 
 

Name:  Christopher Bailey Burch 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: DWI, Reckless Driving to Endanger 
 

Name:  Lindsey Sue Erdman 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Larceny x2, FTA on Misdemeanor 
 

Name:  Ivry Jayne Tallent 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: True Bill of Indictment x2
 

Name: Dustin Edward Harvey

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: FTA on a Felony, Poss Heroin, Larceny of a MV, Poss Stolen MV, B&E, Felony Larceny, Poss of Stolen Goods
 

October 20
 

Name:  Lacy Anne Bryson 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: FTA On A Felony 
 

Name: Randy Dean Hughes 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: B&E, Simple Assault 
 

Name:  Nikelus Orion Hughes 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Simple Assault, Injury to Personal Property x2 
 

 

October 21


Name: William Jason Woodard 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Assault on a Female 
 

Name:  Brittiny Turner Campbell-Turner 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: FTA on Misdemeanor, Probation Violation 
 

Name:  Jeffery Michael Miller 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Poss Stolen MV, Receiving Stolen Goods, Poss Stolen Goods, PWISMD Meth, Poss Drug Para 
 

Name: Dustin Wayne Waldroop

Department: Franklin PD

Arrest: Poss Meth, Poss Marijuana Para, Poss Marijuana up to 1/2 oz 
 

October 22
 

 

October 23


Name:  Ian Thomas Spies 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Poss Meth 
 

Name: Matthew Owen Carpenter

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Assault on a Female, FAlse Imprisonment, Communicating Threats
 

Name:  Regina Leigh Sanders 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Simple Assault, Injury to Personal Property 

 

October 24


Name:  Michala Cheyenne Taylor 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Resisiting  Public Officer, Poss Drug Para 

 

Name: Jamie Patrick O'Neal 

Department: Macon Co Sheriff

Arrest: Resisiting Public Officer x2, DWLR, Poss Drug Para, Flee/Elude Arrest With A MV, Following Too Closely, Unsafe Lane Change 
 

 

October 18:


Name: Timothy R Fisher 

Department: Bryson City PD

Arrest: Poss Meth, Poss CS In Jail Premises 
 

Name: Johnny Tran 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Assault on a Female x2 
 

October 19:


Name:  Michael Thomas Honeycutt

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Attempt statutory sex offense with Child, Solicitation Commit Sex Offense With Child, Indecent Liberties with Child 
 

October 20:


 

Name:  Austin Drake Thomas Fuller 

Department: Bryson City PD

Arrest: Poss Sch VI CS, Warrant for Arrest, Poss Drug Para 

 

Name: Austin Drake Thomas Fuller 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Attempted Furnishing a CS x3 
 

Name: Joyce Humphrey Fuller 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Attempted Furnishing a CS to Inmate x3 

 

Name: Christopher Lavone Lackey 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Hold For Child Support 

 

October 21:

 

Name:  Nicholas Arian Elliot 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Misdemeanor Larceny 
 

Name: Toree Raine Watty 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Probation Violation 
 

October 22:

 

Name: Michael James Fulford 

Department: Bryson City PD

Arrest: Second Degree Trespass 


Name: Michael James Fulton 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Second Degre Trespass 
 

Name: Randall Trent Russell 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: PWIMSD CS
 

Name: Stephen Shiebler 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: PWISMD Meth, Trafficking Meth, Poss SCH II CS, Conspire Traffic Opium/Heroin, Poss of Firearm by Felon x4 , Trafficking in Meth, Simple Poss SCH II CS, Poss Meth, Maintaining Place For CS, FTA on a Felony x2, Probation Violation x2

 

Name: Edward Thomas Wade IV

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: DWLR
 

Name: Tiffany Marie Ward 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Poss SCH II CS

 

October 23:
 

Name:  Derek Wilson Driver 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Hold For Marshall 

 

Name: Daniel Patrick Zollinger 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: Assault on a Female, Resisting Public Officer, Communicating Threats 

 

October 24:

 

Name: Hunter D Humphrey 

Department: Bryson City PD

Arrest: Intoxicated and Disruptive, Poss SCH VI CS, CArrying Conceal Weapon 
 

October 25:

Name:  Kyra Lyn Carter 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest: DWI, Driving Left Of Center 
 

Name: Destiny Marie Taylor 

Department: Swain Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Attempted Furnishing a CS to A Jail x3 
 


 

 

October 18-
 

Name: Adriana Huicochea 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: DWI


Name: Casey Leanna Mark

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest: Poss Stolen Goods, Misdemeanor Larceny 
 

 
October 19-
 

Name: Jessica Elizabeth Quinn

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: DWI
 

Name: Brent Keith Cantrell

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: Felony Poss Meth, Poss Drug Para, Poss Marijuana Up To 1/2 Oz 



Name: Jeremy Isaac Sequoyah 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Misdemeanor Probation Violation Out Of County 
 


Name: Rusty Wayne Woody 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Assault on a Female 


October 20-


Name:  Alexandre Ruthtz 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: Assault & Battery, Assault on Another Person in the Presence of Minor, Communicating Threats 


Name: Matthew Thomas Snipes 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Larceny Of A MV, Violation of Domestic Violence Protective Order 
 


Name: Cornelious Money Ellison 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Destruction Body/Remove, Conceal Unattended Death


Name: Christopher Lavone Lackey 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Child Support Purge 

 

October 21-


Name: Chadwick Errol George 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Misdemeanor Larceny, Land Conservation Act Violation 
 


Name: Dillion Wayne McKay Watkins 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:   True Bill of Indictment/ DR/Allow Reg Plate Not Display, FTA/Poss Drug Para, FTA Simple Poss SCH II  CS, FTA Poss Meth 
 

Name: Shira Lynn Littlejohn 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Violate Governor's Stay at Home Order, Misdemeanor Larceny, Injury to Property, Chop Shop Activity By Theft/Fraud/Other, Injury To Personal Property, Conspiracy to Commit Felony Larceny, Attempt obtain property False Pretense, Attempted Larceny, Obtaining Property by False Pretense, Poss Stolen Goods/Property, Larceny after B&E, B&E MV, Felony Conspiracy, Larceny of an MV
 

Name: Glenn David Jumper 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Aid and Abet Larceny 
 

Name: Amanda Lee Mezyk 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Obtain Property By False Pretense, Larceny, B&E of MV

 

October 22-
 

Name: Kaitlyn Ann Reyor 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: Felony Parole Warrant 

 

Name: Stephanie Renee Watson 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: Violation of a Court Order, Felony Poss Of CS on Jail Premises, Felony Poss Of Meth 

 

Name: Hunter Alexander Morgan 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: DV Order Violation 


Name: Stephen Ray Bengivenga 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest: Communicating Threats, Violation Of Court Order
 

Name: Joshua James McMickle 

Department: Jackson Co Sheriff

Arrest:  Cover Registration Sticker/Plate, Poss Marijuana Para, Poss Of Marijuana up to 1/2 oz Felony Poss of SCH VI CS
 

October 22-
 

Name: William Clay Tucci Caselli 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: OFA- Misdemeanor Larceny, OFA Poss Stolen Goods/Property x2
 

Name: Samantha Nicole Namotra 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: OFA- Poss of Stolen Goods/Property 

 

October 24-
 

Name: Dennis James Cope 

Department: Sylva PD

Arrest: DWLR

 

 

Arrest Report Abbreviations


To streamline the arrest reports and make them more efficient, I am going to be abbreviating reoccurring words and language in charges. Here is a list of abbreviations for reference.

AWDW – Assault With a Deadly Weapon 
DWLR – Driving While License Revoked
DUI/DWI –Driving Under the Influence
MV – Motor Vehicle 
Poss – Possession
Meth – Methamphetamine
Para –Paraphernalia
PV – Probation Violation
ROD – Resist/Obstruct/Delay law enforcement
FTA – Failure to Appear
AOF – Assault on a Female
PWISDM – Possession with intent to sell, deliver, manufacture
OFA – Order for Arrest
B&E – Breaking and entering
AWDW – Assault with a deadly weapon
Sch CS – Schedule Controlled substance 
Sch I – Heroine, Ecstasy, GHB, Methaqualone, Peyote, Opiates (and others)
Sch II – Cocaine, Raw Opium, Opium Extracts-Fluid and Powder, Codeine, Hydrocodone, Morphine,
Methadone, Methamphetamine, Ritalin (and others)
Sch III – Ketamine, Anabolic Steriods, Some Barbituates (and others)
Sch IV – Valium, Xanax, Rohypnol, Darvon, Clonazepam, Barbital (and others)
Sch V – Over the counter cough medicines with codeine (and others)
Sch VI – Marijuana, Hashish, Hashish Oil

*All individuals listed are innocent until proven guilty*

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