Chero­kee County in­ves­ti­ga­tors make ar­rests in mul­ti­ple bur­glary cases

Cherokee County Herald - - FRONT PAGE -

Chero­kee County in­ves­ti­ga­tors, on Mon­day, Dec. 5, ar­rested sev­eral in­di­vid­u­als in con­nec­tion with mul­ti­ple bur­glar­ies and thefts which oc­curred dur­ing the last two weeks.

Ac­cord­ing to a press re­lease from Chero­kee County Sher­iff Jeff Shaver, Matthew Ray Long, 34, and Pa­tri­cia Kay Long, 33, both of Lees­burg were charged with third de­gree bur­glary, first de­gree theft of lost prop­erty, un­law­ful pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, and un­law­ful pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia in con­nec­tion to a bur­glary in the Lees­burg area.

Three Gaylesville res­i­dents and one Cedar Bluff man was ar­rested in con­nec­tion with bur­glar­ies which oc­curred in that area. An­thony Matthew Gil­reath, 26, was charged with three counts of bur­glary, sec­ond de­gree theft of prop­erty, un­law­ful pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, un­law­ful pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia, re­sist­ing ar­rest, and at­tempt­ing to elude. Steven Paul War­ren, 19, was charged with break­ing and en­ter­ing into a mo­tor ve­hi­cle, sec­ond de­gree theft of prop­erty, and fourth de­gree re­ceiv­ing stolen prop­erty. Justin Caleb Shep­pard, 22, was charged with fourth de­gree re­ceiv­ing stolen prop­erty. Robert Lester Dodd, 46 of Cedar Bluff, was charged with third de­gree re­ceiv­ing stolen prop­erty, as stated in the re­lease.

All of the sus­pects were trans­ported to the Chero­kee County De­ten­tion Cen­ter, where they await bond. Ac­cord­ing to Chief In­ves­ti­ga­tor Josh Sum­mer­ford, in­ves­ti­ga­tors were also able to re­cover sev­eral items of the stolen prop­erty.

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