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Man reports $810 theft from Social Security check

Jul. 03, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

The following information was provided by the Huntington Police Department:

LARCENY: A 41-year-old man reported that $810 had been taken from his Social Security check while he was in a residence in the 900 block of 14th Street. The incident occurred around 9 a.m. Monday.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: A 41-year-old man reported two tires slashed on his vehicle while it was parked in the 1600 block of 11th Avenue. The incident occurred between 10 p.m. Sunday and 8:30 a.m. Monday. Damages were estimated at $300.

BREAKING AND ENTERING: The owner of Cafe Crave, 201 Main St., Guyandotte, reported that miscellaneous tools were stolen from the business between 7 p.m. Sunday and 9 a.m. Monday. Items were valued at $440. Damages to a window used to gain entry to the business were estimated at $100.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: A 56-year-old man reported the passenger door of his vehicle was damaged while the car was parked in the 500 block of 3rd Street. The incident occurred between 6 p.m. Sunday and 10 a.m. Monday. Damages were estimated at $600.

LARCENY: A 30-year-old woman reported two portable gaming systems stolen from her residence in the 2500 block of 4th Avenue between 1 a.m. Sunday and 4 p.m. Monday. Items were valued at $240. Police have a suspect.

LARCENY: A weight bench was reported stolen from a residence in the 1500 block of Rear 9th Avenue between 4 p.m. Friday and 4 p.m. Monday. The item was valued at $300.

Criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court provided the following information:

POSSESSION WITH INTENT: Roderic Andre Pursoo, 29, of Huntington, is charged with a felony count of possession with intent to deliver marijuana.

The arrest came after a West Virginia State Trooper at 7:30 p.m. Friday made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 60 and 3rd Avenue. The trooper searched the vehicle and confiscated marijuana and $4,001. The traffic stop led to a search at an apartment on Cedar Crest Drive where more marijuana and nearly $12,000 was found at the apartment.

RECEIVING/TRANSFERRING STOLEN PROPERTY: Leonard Fyffe III, 29, of Greenup, Ky., is charged with three felony counts of receiving and transferring stolen property. The criminal complaint states that on July 27, 2012, he pawned 52 modern and antique coins at a shop in Huntington and received $500 cash. The coins had been stolen and were worth more than $2,000.

Fyffe also is accused of pawning a gold chain with a diamond and ruby pendant and diamond ring -- stolen from the same victim -- for $90. Its value was estimated at $1,000. The items were recovered from the pawn shop, which had a copy of Fyffe's identification from the transaction, the complaint said.

And, Fyffe also is accused of going to another Huntington pawn shop on the same day and pawning a 14-karat gold ring with a mount containing 35 small diamonds for $250. It was worth $2,000 and also had been stolen from the same victim. That ring also was recovered.

He was arraigned on the charges Friday and remains incarcerated at Western Regional Jail.

The following information was provided by Western Regional Jail in Barboursville:

Durrell Lucas, 39, was incarcerated at 2:50 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities charged him with an unspecified federal offense. Bond was denied pending arraignment.

Kinsman Wesley Donahoe, 26, was incarcerated Monday evening. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with being a fugitive from justice. Bond was denied.

Gregory Michael Amend, 39, was incarcerated Monday evening. Authorities in Wayne County charged him with felony burglary and misdemeanor petit larceny. Bond was denied pending arraignment.

Jon Ryan Marshall, 25, was incarcerated Monday evening. Authorities in Wayne County charged him with felony home confinement violations. Bond was denied.

Joseph Anthony Kerr, 26, was incarcerated at 10:05 a.m. Monday. Authorities in Cabell County picked him up on an outstanding warrant. Bond was denied pending arraignment.

Jon Ryan Marshall, 25, was incarcerated at 1:45 p.m. Monday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with a violation of home confinement. Bond was denied.

Caleb Edward Russell, 20, was incarcerated at 12:40 a.m. Monday. Authorities in Putnam County charged him with a felony count of uttering. He also faces two counts of the same crime in Kanawha County. Bond was denied.

Follow H-D reporter Beth Hendricks on Facebook or Twitter @BethHendricksHD. Reporter Curtis Johnson contributed to this report.

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