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Virginia’s annual crime analysis report now available on Virginia State Police website

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Virginia’s official and only comprehensive report on local and statewide crime figures for 2021, titled Crime in Virginia, is now available online at the Virginia State Police website on the VSP CJIS Data Analysis & Reporting Team page. Crime in Virginia continues to provide precise rates and occurrences of crimes committed in towns, cities and counties across the Commonwealth. The report breaks down criminal offenses and arrests by reporting agency.

Violent crime includes the offenses of murder, forcible sex offenses (rape, sodomy and sexual assault with an object per the FBI’s updated rape definition), robbery and aggravated assault. Overall, the violent crime rate increased in 2021 to 194.4 (per 100,000 population) from 183.0 in 2020.  There were 16,823 violent crime offenses reported in 2021 compared to 15,713 violent crime offenses reported in 2020, representing a 7.1% increase.

The following 2021 crime figures in Virginia are presented in the report:

  • The number of reported homicides increased from 528 to 562 (6.4%).  The murder/non-negligent manslaughter rate increased from 6.15 in 2020 to 6.49 in 2021 (per 100,000 population).  Victims and offenders tended to be younger males; 38.6% of homicide victims were men between 18 and 34 and 55.7% of known offenders were men between 18 and 34.  Nearly half (47.5%) of all homicides occurred at a residence/home.
  • Motor vehicle thefts and attempted thefts increased 3.8% compared to 2020. During 2021, there were 11,638 motor vehicles reported stolen in 11,249 offenses. In 2021, 7,589 motor vehicles were recovered (vehicles may have been stolen prior to 2021).  Of all motor vehicles stolen, 35.4% were taken from the residence/home.  The reported value of all motor vehicles stolen was $131,738,135.
  • Drug arrests decreased by nearly half (46.7%) with the largest percentage decrease in arrestees under age 25 (67.6%).  The number of reports of drugs seized decreased for nearly all drug types, especially marijuana (67%), due in part to decriminalization of possessing less than 1 ounce of the drug effective July 1, 2020 and Code of Virginia §18.2-250.1 being repealed July 1, 2021.
  • Burglary decreased by 8.3% between 2020 and 2021. In fact, burglaries and attempted burglaries have steadily declined over the past ten years. In 2021, there were 10,464 burglaries and attempted burglaries whereas in 2011 there were 27,872, representing a decreased burglary rate in the last decade from 344.24 to 120.89 per 100,000 population.
  • Fraud offenses increased 8.4% compared to 2020. Nearly 80% of victims (79.9%) were individuals while 11.3% were businesses. Nearly a quarter (23.2%) of fraud victims were over the age 65.
  • Of the known weapons reported for violent crimes, firearms were used in 82.1% of homicides and 48.6% of robberies. Firearms were used in more than one-third (38.7%) of aggravated assault cases.
  • There were 123 hate crime offenses, involving 106 victims, reported in 2021.  This represents a 35.3% decrease compared to 2020. Most hate crimes (69.8%) were racially or ethnically motivated. Bias toward sexual orientation and religion were next highest (19.0%, 8.7%, respectively). Of all reported bias motivated crimes, 75.6% were assault offenses (aggravated assault, simple assault) or destruction/damage/vandalism of property.

The report employs an Incident Based Reporting (IBR) method for calculating offenses, thus allowing for greater accuracy. IBR divides crimes into two categories: Group A for serious offenses including violent crimes (murder, forcible sex offenses, robbery and aggravated assault), property crimes and drug offenses, and Group B for what are considered less serious offenses such as trespassing, disorderly conduct, and liquor law violations where an arrest has occurred.


Per state mandate, the Department of Virginia State Police serves as the primary collector of crime data from participating Virginia state and local police departments and sheriff’s offices. The data are collected by the Virginia State Police Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division via a secured internet system. This information is then compiled into Crime in Virginia, an annual report for use by law enforcement, elected officials, media and the general public. These data become the official crime statistics for the Commonwealth and are sent to the FBI for incorporation into their annual report, Crime in the United States.

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Winchester man facing multiple charges after pursuit

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A Winchester man is behind bars on multiple charges after he fled law enforcement Thursday (Jan. 19).

John P. Scaperotto

Virginia State Police have charged John P. Scaperotto, 44, in Frederick County, with two felony counts of possession of a schedule I/II drug, one felony count of eluding law enforcement, one felony count of assault on law enforcement, one misdemeanor count of reckless driving, one misdemeanor count of driving on a revoked license, one misdemeanor count of fictitious vehicle registration, one misdemeanor count of operating an uninsured vehicle, and one misdemeanor count of littering.

Scaperotto was also charged with several traffic infractions, including speeding, failure to stop at a stop sign, failure to stop at a red light, and failure to wear a seatbelt. He was also wanted out of Frederick County for failure to appear in court.


State Police initiated the traffic stop at approximately 8:10 a.m., as a Chevrolet pick-up truck was traveling south on Route 37 in Frederick County. The violation was for speeding – as the Chevrolet was driving 80 mph in a posted 65 mph zone. The Chevrolet refused to stop, and a pursuit was initiated.

The pursuit continued onto Route 50 and Route 522 before continuing back onto Route 37, where Chevrolet crossed the median and entered the southbound travel lanes traveling north. As the Chevrolet crossed back into the median, it attempted again to go in the wrong direction.

A state trooper struck the Chevrolet with his patrol car in an attempt to stop it from going in the wrong direction. The Chevrolet continued northbound, traveling in the right direction, where it eventually ran off the left side of the roadway into the median and collided with a guardrail. The driver, Scaperotto, was taken into custody and transported to the Northwestern Regional Adult Detention Center, where he was held without bond.

One trooper suffered minor injuries during the course of the pursuit.

The pursuit reached speeds of up to 100 mph.

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Traffic stop by WCSO results in drug arrests and significant property seizure

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On January 5, 2023, at 08:18 PM, Warren County Sheriff’s Office Deputy T. Poe conducted a traffic stop on a white 1999 Mercury passenger vehicle at the intersection of Winchester Road and Riverton Road. The vehicle was stopped for making an illegal left turn from Strasburg Road onto Route 522.

A subsequent search of the vehicle and its occupants revealed a bag containing approximately 22 grams of white powdery substance purported to be crack cocaine, nine small rocks of suspected cocaine, several drug paraphernalia, smoking devices, and $16,398 in United States Currency.

ARTHUR SUMMERS

 

MELISSA MYERS


 

U.S. Currency and drugs seized pursuant to drug possession arrest on the traffic stop.

The vehicle, currency, and drugs were seized pursuant to the arrests of the occupants. The driver, Arthur L. Summers (age 62) of Front Royal, and his passenger Melissa P. Myers (age 58) of Arlington, Virginia, were arrested and charged with possession with intent to deliver (PWID) crack cocaine (§18.2-248 of Code of Virginia) and possession of drug paraphernalia (§18.2-251).

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Baltimore, MD resident arrested after investigation by the Blue Ridge Narcotics and Gang Task Force

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The Blue Ridge Narcotics and Gang Task Force has concluded a two-month-long investigation with the arrest of a Baltimore, MD, resident.

The investigation led the Blue Ridge Narcotics and Gang Task Force officers to Prince William County, where they arrested Reginald L. Morgan, 56, on Friday (Jan. 13, 2023). He was taken into custody without incident in the 14400 block of Lee Highway in Gainesville. At the time of his arrest, Morgan had 2.5 ounces of powder cocaine and 4.5 ounces of crack cocaine in his possession. The drugs seized have an estimated street value of $17,500.

 

Reginald L. Morgan. Photos provided by the Culpeper Sheriff’s Office

 

2.5 ounces of powder cocaine and 4.5 ounces of crack cocaine in his possession. The drugs seized have an estimated street value of $17,500. 


 

Throughout the investigation, Morgan had been identified as a significant supplier of cocaine to the Culpeper area.

Morgan was charged with one felony count of distribution of Schedule I/II drug (3rd or subsequent offense) and one felony count of transporting Schedule I/II drug into the Commonwealth with the intent to sell or distribute. Morgan was transported to the Prince William County Adult Detention Center, where he was held without bond.

The Blue Ridge Narcotics and Gang Task Force comprises law enforcement personnel from the Culpeper, Fauquier, Orange, Madison, and Rappahannock Sheriff’s Offices, Culpeper, Warrenton, Orange Police Departments, and the Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation, Culpeper Field Office.

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Frederick County Sheriff’s Office charge local business owner with possession of child pornography

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The owner/operator of the Winchester Skating and Family Fun Center, located at 1629 Berryville Pike in Winchester, was arrested on January 13th on two counts of possession of child pornography and Driving Under the Influence.

Edgar Lee Jackson

Multiple allegations of taking indecent liberties with a minor were made against Edgar Jackson by several former female employees of the business.

The victims, all juveniles at the time of the alleged offenses, are adults and came forward wishing to have the matter looked into. The Criminal Investigations Division (CID) of the sheriff’s office interviewed the victims and, based on the information obtained, executed a search warrant at the business on January 10th.


Items of evidentiary value were seized, including electronic devices that were forensically examined and found to contain photographs of child pornography. Based on these initial findings, investigators obtained two warrants for possession of child pornography and placed a lookout for Jackson for arrest.

Friday afternoon, Jackson was located by sheriff’s office deputies behind the wheel of a Chrysler 300 passenger car on Martinsburg Pike (Route 11 North) at the I-81 interchange, where a traffic stop was executed. Jackson was transporting a 16-year-old male at the time and was found to have a blood alcohol content above the .08 legal limit. Jackson was arrested for DUI and transported to the regional adult detention center on that violation and for service of the two outstanding warrants. At the time of this release, Jackson was being held without bond.

Preliminary investigations indicate these offenses and allegations have been limited to juvenile employees of the business, and future charges are pending. Anyone with additional information pertaining to this ongoing investigation is requested to contact Frederick County Sheriff’s Office CID at 540-504-6577.

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Bristol man sentenced to 20 years in prison for meth and firearms convictions

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A Bristol, Virginia man was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for possessing with the intent to distribute crystal ice methamphetamine and for illegal possession of a firearm.

William Everett Himes was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison on Wednesday for possessing and intending to distribute crystal meth and illegally possessing a firearm. (Credit: Washington County Sheriff’s Office)

 

William Everett Himes, 38, was convicted after pleading guilty in June 2021 to one count of possessing with the intent to distribute 50 grams or more of crystal ice methamphetamine and one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

According to court documents, the charges stem from a Washington County, Virginia, Sheriff’s Office traffic stop in January 2020, where Himes fled from police and was later found to be in possession of crystal ice methamphetamine. A loaded .45 caliber firearm and more crystal ice methamphetamine were recovered from the front passenger seat of Himes’ vehicle. During Himes’ arrest, he was prohibited from possessing a firearm due to prior felony drug and violent crime convictions, including two 2012 felony convictions in Bristol, Virginia, related to methamphetamine.


United States Attorney Christopher R. Kavanaugh, Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares, and Jarod Forget, Special Agent in Charge of the DEA’s Washington Division, made the announcement.

This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms.

Special Assistant United States Attorney M. Suzanne Kerney-Quillen, a Virginia Senior Assistant Attorney General assigned to the Attorney General’s Major Crimes and Emerging Threats Section, prosecuted the case for the United States.

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Warren County Grand Jury of January 2023 indictments

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The Warren County Grand Jury of January 2023 has issued the following indictments:

THE GRAND JURY CHARGES THAT:

ELIZABETH ANN ORRISON – NO PHOTO AVAILABLE

On or about June 19, 2022, in the County of Warren, Elizabeth Ann Orrison did unlawfully and feloniously, willfully, and intentionally make a material false statement on a consent form required by Subsection B or C on such firearm transaction record as may be required by federal law in connection with the purchase of a firearm, in violation of Section 18.2-308.2:2 of the Code of Virginia (1950) as amended. VCC: WPN-5281-F5


HUNTER DEFOREST ANDREWS

On or about November 11, 2022, in the County of Warren, Hunter Deforest Andrews did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance listed in Schedule I or Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

 

SETH GUY BARRATT

On or about June 27, 2022, in the County of Warren, Seth Guy Barratt did unlawfully and feloniously utter or attempt to employ as true check #3117, knowing such document to be forged, in violation of Section 18.2-172 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: VCC: FRD- 2521-F5

On or about September 5, 2022, in the County of Warren, Seth Guy Barratt did unlawfully and feloniously utter or attempt to employ as true a video gaming ticket knowing such document to be forged, in violation of Section 18.2-172 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: VCC: FRD-2521-F5

 

CAITLIN RIANNE BALL – NO PHOTO AVAILABLE

On or about July 19, 2021, in the County of Warren, Caitlin Rianne Ball did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Methamphetamine listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

RACHEL SUSANNE MELVIN

On or about July 5, 2022, in the County of Warren, Rachel Susanne Melvin did unlawfully and feloniously, and maliciously wound or by any means cause bodily injury to Shannon Melvin with the intent to maim, disfigure, disable, or kill, in violation of §18.2-51 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: ASL-1334-F3

 

STEVEN RICHARD MILLS

COUNT ONE: On or about August 19, 2022, in the County of Warren, Steven Richard Mills did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Methamphetamine listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

COUNT TWO: On or about August 19, 2022, in the County of Warren, Steven Richard Mills did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Fentanyl listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

 

ALAN KEITH DRUMMONDS

COUNT ONE: On or about October 22, 2022, in the County of Warren, Alan Keith Drummonds did unlawfully and feloniously, while being a prisoner in a state, local, or community correctional facility or in the custody of an employee thereof, procure, sell secrete or possess a chemical compound which the accused had not lawfully received, in violation of Section 53.1-203 of the Commonwealth of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: PRJ-3260-F6

COUNT TWO: On or about October 22, 2022, in the County of Warren, Alan Keith Drummonds did unlawfully and feloniously, while a prisoner in a state, local, or community correctional facility or in the custody of an employee thereof, did procure, sell, secrete or have in his or her possession a Schedule III controlled substance or marijuana in violation of 00 5 3.1 -203(6); 54.1-3400 et. seq. of the Code of Virginia (1950) as amended. VCC: PRI-3261-F5

 

STEPHANIE CARLINA PORTER

On or about May 1, 2022, in the County of Warren, Stephanie Carlina Porter did unlawfully and feloniously, while being a parent of, guardian for, or person responsible for the care of N.S., a child then under the age of eighteen years, commit a willful act or omission in the care of said child which was so gross, wanton as to show a reckless disregard for human life, in violation of §18.2-371.1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: FAM-3808-F6

 

BLAKE CHRISTIAN NOAKES

On or about October 31, 2022, in the County of Warren, Blake Christian Noakes did unlawfully and feloniously, having received a visible or audible signal from a law-enforcement officer to bring his motor vehicle to a stop, drive such motor vehicle in a willful or wanton disregard of such signal so as to interfere with or endanger the operation of the law-enforcement vehicle or endanger a person, and the speed of the accused exceeded the maximum allowed by twenty miles per hour, in violation of §46.2-817 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: REC-6624-F6

 

MICHAEL LEE JEFFRIES

On or about September 12, 2022, in the County of Warren, Michael Lee Jeffries did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to-wit:
Fentanyl is listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

On or about December 15, 2022, in the County of Warren, Michael Lee Jeffries did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Methamphetamine listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

 

ASHLEIGH MICHELLE HUTZELL

On or about July 6, 2022, in the County of Warren, Ashleigh Michelle Hutzell did unlawfully and feloniously manufacture, sell, give, distribute or possess with the intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute, a controlled substance, to wit: Fentanyl classified in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of § 18.2-248 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3043-F9

 

JASON GERMAIN MATHEWS – NO PHOTO AVAILABLE

COUNT ONE: On or about February 15, 2022, in the County of Warren, Jason Germain Mathews did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Methamphetamine listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

COUNT TWO: On or about February 15, 2022, in the County of Warren, Jason Germain Mathews did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Methamphetamine listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

 

ROSE CATHERINE BURKE

On or about June 26, 2022, in the County of Warren, Rose Catherine Burke did unlawfully and feloniously conspire to steal property valued at one thousand (1,000.00) or more, belonging to Front Royal Ford, in violation of §18.2-95/18.2-23 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: LAR-2359-C9

KEITH DOUGLAS SHUTTS JR

COUNT ONE: On or about August 8, 2022, in the County of Warren, Keith Douglas Shutts, Jr., did unlawfully and feloniously did possess a tool, implement, or an outfit with the intent to utilize it to commit burglary, robbery, or larceny, in violation of Section 18.2-94 of the Code of Virginia, (1950) as amended. VCC^3UR-2206-F5

COUNT TWO: On or about August 8, 2022, in the County of Warren, Keith Douglas Shutts, Jr., did unlawfully and feloniously, knowingly and intentionally possess a controlled substance, to wit: Methamphetamine listed in Schedule II of the Drug Control Act, in violation of §18.2-250 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3022-F5

COUNT THREE:  On or about August 8, 2022, in the County of Warren, Keith Shutts did unlawfully and feloniously possess with the intent to sell, give, or distribute more than one ounce but less than five pounds of Marijuana, in violation of Section 18.2-248.1 of the Code of Virginia (1950) as amended. VCC: NAR-3032-F5

 

RICHARD EARL JONES

COUNT ONE: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 1 to 20), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT TWO: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 21 to 41), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT THREE: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 42 to 62), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT FOUR: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 63 to 83), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT FIVE: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 84 to 103 to 41), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT SIX: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 104 to 123), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT SEVEN: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 124 to 143), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT EIGHT: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 144 to 163), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT NINE: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 164 to 183) in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

COUNT TEN: On or about October 13, 2021, in the County of Warren, Richard Earl Jones did unlawfully and feloniously knowingly possess child pornography (images 184 to 203), in violation of Section 18.2-374.1:1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: OBS-3731-F6

 

LEIGHANA DAYLE ZUBER

On or about December 5, 2022, in the County of Warren, Leighana Dayle Zuber did unlawfully and feloniously did unlawfully, feloniously, knowingly, and intentionally possess or transport a firearm after having been convicted of a felony not defined in 17.1 -805 within the prior ten (10) years, in violation of §18.2-308.2 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: WPN-5297-F6

 

NANCY LOPEZ

On or about December 1, 2022, in the County of Warren, Nancy Lopez unlawfully and feloniously having the custody of R.M., caused or permitted a such child to be overworked, tortured, tormented, beaten, or cruelly treated, in violation of §40.1-103 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: FAM-3810-F6

 

TIANNA JEAN MAXEY – NO PHOTO AVAILABLE

COUNT ONE: On or about September 18, 2021, in the County of Warren, Tianna Jean Maxey did unlawfully and feloniously possess with the intent to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute a schedule II controlled substance, to-wit: Cocaine, in violation of Sections 18.2-248 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3043-F9.

COUNT TWO: On or about September 18, 2021, in the County of Warren, Tianna Jean Maxey did unlawfully and feloniously conspire with one or more other persons to manufacture, sell, give, or distribute a schedule II controlled substance, to-wit: Cocaine, in violation of Sections 18.2-248 and 18.2-256 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3043-C9

 

APRIL LILDAWN SPIKER

On or about December 28, 2022, in the County of Warren, April Lildawn Spiker did unlawfully and feloniously fail to appear as required on a felony charge before the Warren County Circuit Court, violating Section 19.2-128 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: FTA-5019-F6

 

TATIA MARKELL JOHNSON – NO PHOTO AVAILABLE

On or about September 16, 2022, in the County of Warren, Tatia Markell Johnson did unlawfully and feloniously distribute a Schedule II controlled substance, to wit: Cocaine, in violation of Section 18.2-248, of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3045-F9

 

BRIAN LEE SMITH – NO PHOTO AVAILABLE

On or about September 27, 2021, in the County of Warren, Brian Lee Smith did unlawfully and feloniously obtain from Jacob Wagler an advance of money, merchandise, or other thing having a value of $1000.00 or more, with fraudulent intent, upon a promise to perform construction, removal, repair or improvement of any building or structure permanently annexed to real property, and failed or refused to perform the such promise, and also failed to substantially make good such advance, in violation of §18.2-200.1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: FRD-2805-F9

 

KACINTA JADE JURY

COUNT ONE: On or about August 3, 2022, in the County of Warren, Kacinta Jade Jury did unlawfully and feloniously manufacture, sell, give or distribute or possess with the intent to distribute 28 grams or more of Methamphetamine a Schedule II controlled substance, in violation of Section 18.2-248.03, of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3149-F9

COUNT TWO: On or about August 3, 2022, in the County of Warren, Kacinta Jade Jury did unlawfully and feloniously possess with the intent to distribute a Schedule II controlled substance, to wit: Fentanyl, in violation of Section 18.2-248, of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3043-F9

COUNT THREE: On or about August 3, 2022, in the County of Warren, Kacinta Jade Jury did unlawfully, feloniously, knowingly, and intentionally possess ammunition for a firearm after having previously been convicted of a felony in violation of Section 18.2-308.2 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: WPN-5298-F6

COUNT FOUR: On or about August 3, 2022, in the County of Warren, 2022, in the County of Warren, Kacinta Jade Jury did unlawfully and feloniously possess with intent to distribute more than one-half ounces but not more than five (5) pounds of marijuana, in violation of Section 18.2-248.1 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. VCC: NAR-3032-F5

COUNT FIVE: On or about August 3, 2022, in the County of Warren, Kacinta Jade Jury did unlawfully drive or operate a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol concentration of 0.08 percent or more by weight by volume or 0.08 grams or more per 210 liters of breath; or while under the influence of alcohol; or while under the influence of a narcotic drug or other self-administered intoxicant or drug, or a combination of drugs, to a degree which impaired the accused’s ability to drive or operate a motor vehicle safely; or while under the combined influence of alcohol and a drug or drugs to a degree which impaired the accused’s ability to drive or operate a motor vehicle safely. The accused committed this offense after having committed one prior violation of §18.2-266 or an offense set forth in subsection E of §18.2-270 during a period of five to ten years from the date of the current offense, in violation of Section 18.2-266; 18.2-270 of the Code of Virginia,
1950, as amended. VCC: DWI-5447-S9

COUNT SIX: On or about August 3, 2022, in the County of Warren, Kacinta Jade Jury, having been arrested for a violation of Section 18.2-266, Section 18.2-266.1, 18.2-272 or a similar ordinance of any county, city, or town, did unreasonably refuse to permit a sample of blood or breath to be taken to determine the alcohol or drug or both drug and alcohol content of the blood, in violation of Section 18.2-268.3 of the Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended. The accused committed this offense after being convicted within ten years of any combination of two or more offenses of Section 18.2-266, 18.2-268.3, or any offense set forth in subsection E of 18.2-270 arising out of separate occurrences or incidents. VCC: DWI-5441-M1

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Upcoming Events

Jan
28
Sat
9:00 am 2023 Women’s Wellness Workshop @ ONLINE
2023 Women’s Wellness Workshop @ ONLINE
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
2023 Women's Wellness Workshop @ ONLINE
Registration: January 3-25, 2023 Register online: www.frontroyalwomenswellness.org
7:00 pm Harp Magic with (Eli)zabeth Owens @ Honey and Hops Brew Works
Harp Magic with (Eli)zabeth Owens @ Honey and Hops Brew Works
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Harp Magic with (Eli)zabeth Owens @ Honey and Hops Brew Works
Join Honey and Hops Brew Works for an evening of music magic featuring original songs & fresh covers by Harpist and Songwriter (Eli)zabeth Owens! Influences include Kate Bush, Bjork, Joanna Newsom, and Caroline Polacheck. (Eli)zabeth[...]
Feb
1
Wed
6:30 pm Front Royal Wednesday Night Bingo @ Front Royal Volunteer Fire Deptartment
Front Royal Wednesday Night Bingo @ Front Royal Volunteer Fire Deptartment
Feb 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Front Royal Wednesday Night Bingo @ Front Royal Volunteer Fire Deptartment
Bingo to support the American Cancer Society mission, organized by Relay For Life of Front Royal. Every Wednesday evening Early Bird Bingo at 6:30 p.m. Regular Bingo from 7-9:30 p.m. Food and refreshments available More[...]
Feb
4
Sat
1:00 pm Front Royal Bluegrass Music Jam @ The Body Shop
Front Royal Bluegrass Music Jam @ The Body Shop
Feb 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Front Royal Bluegrass Music Jam @ The Body Shop
New Bluegrass and traditional music jam the first Saturday of each month starting Feb. 4th, from 1pm till 4pm. All levels of playing invited to attend.
Feb
6
Mon
8:00 am Chocolate Crawl
Chocolate Crawl
Feb 6 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chocolate Crawl
The Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back for its 3rd year, and it is BIGGER than ever. With over 20 businesses on our list, you’re guaranteed to find something amazing (to purchase) and meet some[...]
Feb
7
Tue
8:00 am Chocolate Crawl
Chocolate Crawl
Feb 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chocolate Crawl
The Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back for its 3rd year, and it is BIGGER than ever. With over 20 businesses on our list, you’re guaranteed to find something amazing (to purchase) and meet some[...]
Feb
8
Wed
8:00 am Chocolate Crawl
Chocolate Crawl
Feb 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chocolate Crawl
The Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back for its 3rd year, and it is BIGGER than ever. With over 20 businesses on our list, you’re guaranteed to find something amazing (to purchase) and meet some[...]
6:30 pm Front Royal Wednesday Night Bingo @ Front Royal Volunteer Fire Deptartment
Front Royal Wednesday Night Bingo @ Front Royal Volunteer Fire Deptartment
Feb 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Front Royal Wednesday Night Bingo @ Front Royal Volunteer Fire Deptartment
Bingo to support the American Cancer Society mission, organized by Relay For Life of Front Royal. Every Wednesday evening Early Bird Bingo at 6:30 p.m. Regular Bingo from 7-9:30 p.m. Food and refreshments available More[...]
Feb
9
Thu
8:00 am Chocolate Crawl
Chocolate Crawl
Feb 9 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chocolate Crawl
The Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back for its 3rd year, and it is BIGGER than ever. With over 20 businesses on our list, you’re guaranteed to find something amazing (to purchase) and meet some[...]
Feb
10
Fri
8:00 am Chocolate Crawl
Chocolate Crawl
Feb 10 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Chocolate Crawl
The Front Royal Chocolate Crawl is back for its 3rd year, and it is BIGGER than ever. With over 20 businesses on our list, you’re guaranteed to find something amazing (to purchase) and meet some[...]