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Man arrested for removing parking meter from ground

Oct. 06, 2012 @ 12:35 AM

The following information was provided by reports filed with the Huntington Police Department:

GRAND LARCENY: Dwayne Anthony Gue, 21, of Lesage, was charged with felony grand larceny Friday.

Officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of 4th Avenue at 5:29 a.m. Friday for a report of a man pulling a parking meter out of the ground. A witness told officers a man pulled the meter out of the ground and put it in a trash bin prior to officers' arrival.

ARMED ROBBERY: A 27-year-old man reported he was feeding the ducks at Harris Riverfront Park on Thursday evening when someone put a pistol to his head and said, "Give me all of your money unless you want a bullet in your head." The man said he gave the person everything in his wallet, including $600 in cash and his Social Security card.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING: A 25-year-old man reported he was cut in the cheek by a man while in a parking lot of a gas station in the 400 block of 18th Street West just after 2 a.m. Friday. The man said he had said "Hey," to a woman a few minutes earlier, and the suspect returned a short time later asking, "Who talked to his girl?" before the incident took place.

The man said the suspect then said he was going to "end" the man's life, and he got something out of his car. The suspect fled the scene when a witness told him they had called 911.

BURGLARY: A 20-year-old man reported someone forced entry into his apartment in the 2400 block of 3rd Avenue on Thursday and took $1,400 in electronics.

BREAKING AND ENTERING (AUTO): A 36-year-old man reported someone took a laptop worth $2,096 from his vehicle while it was parked in the 1600 block of 13th Avenue between 3:30 and 4:30 a.m. Friday.

The following information was provided by reports filed with the Cabell County Sheriff's Office:

LARCENY: A 23-year-old woman reported someone destroyed all of the blinds in a trailer she owns in the 1000 block of Burgess Court in Barboursville sometime between Sept. 25 and Thursday. The woman said $1,000 in appliances and $100 in various items were missing from the residence. Deputies have suspects.

The following information was provided by booking records at the Western Regional Jail in Barboursville:

Leonard Johnson, 43, was incarcerated at 2:35 p.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. Bond was $50,000.

Alfedo Antonio Haughton, 24, was incarcerated at 1:25 p.m. Friday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him as a fugitive from justice. Bond was denied.