The following information was provided by the Ashe County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Oct. 26

Kimberly D. Stephens, 33, of Lansing, was charged with failure to appear on a felony. Stephens is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $3,000 secured bond.

Oct. 27

Miranda N. Ellison, 25, of Jefferson, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Ellison was released on Oct. 27 under a $500 secured bond.

Adam M. Hernandez, 25, of West Jefferson, was charged with resisting a public officer. Hernandez is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $1,500 secured bond.

Kelly W. Miller, 34, of Lansing, was charged with two counts of driving while license revoked, resisting a public officer and assault on a female. Miller is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $750 secured bond and a $10,000 secured bond,

David P. W. Mullis, 38, of Jefferson, was charged with assault on female and second degree trespass. Mullis was released on Oct. 29 under a $2,500 secured bond.

Shane E. Taylor, 33, of Lansing, was charged with two felony probation violations. Taylor was released on Oct. 27 under a $15,000 secured bond.

Oct. 28

Christopher R. Barker, 29, of Jefferson, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver methamphetamine, two counts of selling methamphetamine, two counts of delivering methamphetamine, driving while license revoked, failure to wear a seatbelt and possession of a controlled substance on prison/jail premises. Barker is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $1,000 secured bond, a $2,500 secured bond and a $350,000 secured bond.

Oct. 29

Matthew L. Bachiocchi, 36, of Crumpler, was charged with two counts of possession of a schedule VI controlled substance, two counts of possession of marijuana paraphernalia and manufacturing marijuana. Bachiocchi is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $2,000 secured bond and a $5,000 secured bond.

Duane H. Bare, 55, of Crumpler, was charged with driving while license revoked. Bare was released on Oct. 29 under a $500 secured bond.

Oct. 30

Benjamin C. Blevins, 28, of Lansing, was charged with felony possession of a schedule II controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Blevins was released on Oct. 31 under a $5,000 secured bond.

Paul A. Smith II, 48, of West Jefferson, was charged with driving while license revoked and expired registration card/tag. Smith was arrested again on Nov. 1 and charged with two counts of driving while license revoked, operating a vehicle with no insurance and two counts of fictitious/alternate registration card/tag. Smith was released on Nov. 1 under a $750 unsecured bond.

Kenneth E. Weaver, 57, of Jefferson, was charged with simple assault, cyberstalking, misdemeanor stalking and violation of a court order. Weaver was released on Oct. 30 under a $3,000 secured bond.

Oct. 31

Tyler D. Lambert, 25, of West Jefferson, was charged with second degree trespass. Lambert was released on Nov. 1 under a $1,000 secured bond.

Nov. 1

Ashley E. Bickford, 25, of West Jefferson, was charged with misdemeanor larceny. Bickford is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $392.50 cash bond.

Jammie E. Church, 39, of Purlear, was charged with felony larceny. Church is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $5,000 secured bond.

Caleb J. Finley, 34, of West Jefferson, was charged with IV-D non-support child. Finley is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $5,248.07 cash bond.

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