Man arrested after intervening in fight between two teens
BARBOURSVILLE -- The following information was provided by reports filed by the Cabell County Sheriff's Office:
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT: Robert Wilson Holton, 44, of Barboursville, was arrested on charges of unlawful wounding and obstructing an officer after a man intervened in a fight between two teenagers by the lake in Williamsburg Colony in Barboursville.
Deputies responded to the scene at 12:50 a.m. Tuesday and found a man standing with a hatchet in his hand. He was ordered to drop the weapon but refused. Deputies tazed him multiple times until he complied.
It was discovered the man had cut the arm of a 17-year-old Huntington boy during a struggle. The man told deputies he saw a boy on top of a girl and went over to help.
A 17-year-old girl said she and the boy were fighting and the man came up behind the boy and started yelling and swinging a hatchet.
Deputies say the man appeared to be drunk and several empty beer cans were found near his fishing site. He was taken to jail and the boy was taken to a hospital for treatment of his injury.
LARCENY: A 28-year-old Salt Rock man reported someone stole fishing equipment and a lawn mower off his porch in the 5300 block of Hinchman Bend Road between Friday afternoon and early Saturday morning. The estimated loss is $960.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: The Red Roof Inn on U.S. 60 reported someone caused $1,400 worth of damage to a room between Monday night and Tuesday morning. The damaged property was a television, mirror and window. The suspect, a 25-year-old Kenova woman who rented the room that night, left before the damage was found.
SEXUAL ASSAULT: A 38-year-old Huntington man reported his 15-year-old son told him he had sex with a 30-year-old Ona woman twice on Sunday while at his mother's house in Anne Marie Circle, Ona. The father said he confronted the woman about the incident, but she denied the allegations. The mother was not home at the time of the alleged sexual assaults.
The following information was provided by reports filed by the Huntington Police Department:
LARCENY: A Huntington man reported someone stole a generator from his backyard in the 2100 block of Johnstown Road between Monday morning and afternoon. The generator, valued at $980, was on a trailer under a tarp.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT: A Huntington woman reported someone stole her 1997 Ford pick-up truck from the 100 block of Davis Street between 1 and 2 a.m. Wednesday. The truck, valued at $1,000, had a broken ignition and did not need a key to start. She said the truck was also involved in a wreck on Tuesday.
The following information was provided by booking records from the Western Regional Jail:
Melissa Sue Napier, 28, was incarcerated at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged her with felony child neglect and possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. Bond was $100,000.
Lonnie Lee Napier, 25, was incarcerated at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony child neglect and possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. Bond was $100,000.
Recil Mark Morris, 24, was incarcerated at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with receiving/transferring stolen property. Bond was $5,000.
Nicole D. Carter, 23, was incarcerated 8 a.m. Authorities in Cabell County charged her with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. Bond was denied.
Jennifer Lynn Cannon, 34, was incarcerated at 6:40 a.m. Cabell County authorities charged her with DUI, possession, improper registration, forgery and counterfeiting. Bond was denied.
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