Woman reports two guns stolen from residence
The following information was provided by the Huntington Police Department:
BURGLARY: A 64-year-old woman reported that someone entered her residence in the 100 block of Wilson Court between July 8 and Thursday and stole two firearms.
LARCENY: A 31-year-old woman reported that a known man stole several pieces of jewelry from her residence in the 500 block of 6th Avenue between June 5 and Thursday. The report states the woman provided officers with pawn receipts. The jewelry's value is estimated at $1,800.
The following information was provided by the Cabell County Magistrate Court:
BURGLARY: James Lee Hall, 34, and Christopher Eric Vance, 43, both of Huntington, were each charged with felony counts of burglary. The criminal complaint states officers found the two hiding between a washer and dryer at a home in the 800 block of Madison Avenue at 3 a.m. Friday. They had the victim's power tools stacked up by the stairwell and allegedly told officers they had planned to cut out the copper.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING: Linda F. Nance, 56, of Huntington, was charged with a felony count of malicious wounding and a felony county of burglary.
The arrest came after the woman entered the home of a 31-year-old man at 2:15 a.m. Friday in the 200 block of Bellevue Road and hit him numerous times with a piece of furniture board that had exposed nails. The victim sustained lacerations to his face and ear. She also was charged with misdemeanor counts of possession of a controlled substance and failure to process.
The following information was provided by the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville:
Earl Toney, 27, was incarcerated at 3:30 p.m. Friday. Authorities in Lincoln County charged him with a felony count of operating or attempting to operate a meth lab and a misdemeanor count of possession of a controlled substance. Bond was set at $25,000.
Joseph William Melbar, 50, was incarcerated at 11:35 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Wayne County charged him with a felony count of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Bond was denied.
Kelly Ann Phoenix, 26, was incarcerated at 10:35 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Mason County charged her with a felony bail piece. Bond was denied.
Travis Jay Efaw, 25, was incarcerated at 12:50 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Mason County charged him with felony entering without breaking. Bond was denied pending arraignment.
Christopher Gene Hughes, 34, was incarcerated Thursday evening. Authorities in Putnam County charged him with a felony bond revocation. Bond was denied.
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