Gunshots reported at 8th street business
The following information was provided by reports filed with the Huntington Police Department:
WANTON ENDANGERMENT: Employees at Davis' Place in the 800 block of 8th Street reported someone fired between three and five gunshots outside of the business at 3:09 a.m. Friday.
Officers were able to locate what appeared to be two bullet holes in the building. The employees said they had to remove an "unruly patron" from the business earlier in the evening, and the patron was making gestures toward them that led them to believe he had a gun.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: Eight people living in the 600 block of Trenton Place reported discovering someone keyed nine vehicles while they were parked in the area Thursday night.
The incidents were reported to have taken place between 4 p.m. and 10:16 p.m.
Each victim reported someone scratched the front fenders and doors on the driver's side of each vehicle, causing between $300 and $1,000 in damage.
One victim, a 49-year-old woman reported she heard a loud noise at 10:16 p.m., and she went outside to discover the scratch damage and that a driver's side window had been busted out of her vehicle. None of the other victims reported additional damage.
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE: Mark Douglas Groves, 52, of Russell, Ky., was charged with felony driving under the influence, third offense Thursday.
An officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle that was speeding and crossing into other lanes of traffic in the 900 block of Madison Avenue just after 1 a.m. Thursday.
The driver of the vehicle had red, glassy eyes, slurred speech and smelled of an alcoholic beverage. The driver failed three field sobriety tests, and the officer took the driver into custody. The officer took the driver to Huntington Police headquarters, where he administered a breathalyzer test, but the results of the test were not included in the report.
The following information was provided by criminal complaints filed in Cabell County Magistrate Court:
Matthew Edward Corrigan, 22, of Huntington was charged with felony burglary and felony grand larceny in connection with an incident in January.
In the complaint, a Huntington Police officer said Corrigan forced entry into an apartment in the 1900 block of Buffington Avenue on Jan. 17 and took two televisions and three gaming consoles, one of which was recovered by investigators.
The following information was provided by booking records at the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville:
Joseph Alexander Bails, 22, was incarcerated at 5 p.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Bond was $25,000.
Coty Shane Richardson, 21, was incarcerated at 5 p.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Bond was $25,000.
Michael Samuel Ferguson, 25, was incarcerated at 1:05 p.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony sexual assault, second degree.
Kenneth Ray Buskirk, 35, was incarcerated at 4:55 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and misdemeanor receiving/transferring stolen property. Bond was denied pending arraignment.
Cameron Edward Blake, 28, was incarcerated at 4:55 a.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with being a felon in possession of a firearm and a misdemeanor warrant for failure to appear in court. Bond denied pending arraignment.
Christopher Jones Arrington, 34, was incarcerated Thursday evening. Authorities in Mason County charged him with felony operating/attempting to operate a clandestine drug lab. Bond was denied.