• An Elkin woman was arrested Sunday night for allegedly stealing items valued at more than $350 from two stores in Mayberry Mall, according to city police department reports. Alicia Michelle Atkins, 34, of 117 Phillips Farm Trail, is accused of two counts of larceny stemming from the theft of merchandise valued at $201 from Belk and $166 worth of items from JCPenney.
Pursuant to the investigation, police located the suspect at North South Street and West Independence Boulevard. While arrest records indicate that some of the stolen property was recovered, the two stores are seeking nearly $100 in restitution. Atkins was confined in the Surry County Jail under a combined $1,000 secured bond and slated for a July 24 appearance in District Court.
• Donnie Lee Danley, 45, of 109 Dutch Lane, is facing a charge of defrauding an innkeeper which was filed early Wednesday at Waffle House on Rockford Street. After police responded to a civil disturbance there, an investigation revealed that Danley allegedly had not paid for food. The case is set for the July 24 session of Surry District Court.
• Property valued at $1,065 was discovered stolen Monday morning from the roof of a construction site on State Street, where an Aldi grocery store is being built. A $750 Honda 25,000-watt generator is listed as missing along with Sarnafil screws of various sizes valued at $315. A Stoneville company, Guaranteed Systems Inc., is listed as the victim of the crime.
• Two people were arrested on various offenses after a May 20 traffic stop on U.S. 601 near McKinney Road. Timothy James Tate, 38, of 1395 Green Road, is charged with possession of a stolen firearm and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, while Jessica Rachel Stanley, 30, listed as homeless, is accused of resisting, obstructing or delaying a public officer and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Both individuals were jailed, Tate under a $5,000 secured bond and Stanley, a $1,500 secured bond, and are scheduled to be in District Court on June 11.
• An improperly parked vehicle at Walmart led to the arrest of Alfonzo Dupree Revels, 32, of 115 Summerfield Lane, on May 19. After he was encountered by police in reference to the parking matter, Revels was found to be wanted on two outstanding warrants filed through the Surry County Sheriff’s Office, charging him with second-degree trespassing, issued in November 2016, and assault on a female, filed in July 2016.
A probable-cause search led to additional charges of possession of up to one-half ounce of marijuana and possession of marijuana paraphernalia against Revels, who was held in the Surry County Jail under a $5,000 secured bond and is to be in District Court Monday.
• Janie Lennette Waller, 36, of 559 Athey Simmons Road, No. 1, was jailed on May 19 after she was found to be a suspicious person at Creekside Cinemas, and the subject of an order for arrest for failing to appear in court which had been issued on April 18. A search of her person during the arrest process also led to charges of possession of methamphetamine, a felony; possession of marijuana; and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Waller was held under a $2,000 secured bond and is facing a July 23 appearance in Surry District Court.