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.

July 11

Jonas M. Bautista, 35, of Boone, was charged with driving while impaired and no operator’s license. Bautista was released July 11 under a written promise.

Franklin G. Lowe, 40, of West Jefferson, was charged with communicating threats. Lowe was released July 11 under a written promise.

Johnathan L. Rash, 27, of West Jefferson, was charged with felony possession of a schedule II controlled substance. Rash was released July 11 under a $2,500 secured bond.

Angela M. Richardson, 50, of Moravian Falls, was charged with simple assault. Richardson was released July 11 under a $1,000 unsecured bond.

Justin L. Royal, 33, of West Jefferson, was charged with resisting a public officer. Royal was released July 11 under a $1,500 secured bond.

Joshua D. Boggs, 33, of West Jefferson, was charged with assault on a female. Boggs was released July 13 under a $2,500 secured bond.

July 12

Anthony G. Hopkins, 55, of West Jefferson, was charged with communicating threats. Hopkins was released July 12 under a $500 unsecured bond.

July 13

Amber M. Amon, 25, of West Jefferson, was charged with breaking and/or entering. Amon was released July 14 under a $315 cash bond.

Robert S. Melcher, 24, of Fleetwood, was charged with violating a domestic violence protection order. Melcher was released July 14 under a $1,000 secured bond.

July 14

Brian K. Eller, 34, of North Wilkesboro, was charged with violating a domestic violence protection order. Eller is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $10,000 secured bond.

Keith N. Foster, 28, of Todd, was charged with breaking and/or entering. Foster was released July 14 under a $315 cash bond.

Rebecca M. Guymon, 33, of West Jefferson, was charged with indecent liberties with a child. Guymon was released July 14 under a $50,000 unsecured bond.

Timothy A. Hopkins, 56, of West Jefferson, was charged with communicating threats. Hopkins was released July 14 under a written promise.

Lino A. Ramirez Gomez, 18, of North Wilkesboro, was charged with breaking and/or entering, simple possession of a schedule VI controlled substance and possession of marijuana paraphernalia. Ramirez Gomez was released July 16 under a $15,000 secured bond.

July 15

Timothy C. Harless, 35, of West Jefferson, was charged with shoplifting, driving while license revoked, possession of drug paraphernalia and simple possession of a schedule IV controlled substance. Harless was released July 16 under a $1,500 secured bond.

Meredith C. Taylor, 22, of West Jefferson, was charged with driving while impaired and carrying a concealed gun. Taylor was released July 16 under a $500 secured bond.

July 16

Travis B. Walters, 32, of Grassy Creek, was charged with violating a domestic violence protection order. Walters was released July 16 under a $1,000 secured bond.

July 17

Adam N. Campbell, 37, of Crumpler, was charged with IV-D non-support of child. Campbell is being held at the Ashe County Detention Center under a $100 cash bond.

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