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Five people jailed on felony charges Wednesday

BARBOURSVILLE — The following information was provided by booking records kept at Western Regional Jail:

Shane Eppson Hatfield, 23, was jailed at 5 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with third-offense shoplifting and trespassing. Bond was $12,000.

Kristopher Owen Pelfrey, 38, was jailed at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with grand larceny, receiving or transferring stolen property and breaking and entering. Bond was $37,500.

Brian Herbert Witkus, 60, was jailed at 11:25 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Cabell County charged him with being a prohibited person with a firearm. Bond was $20,000 cash only.

Ronnie Lee Withrow, 32, was jailed at 1:25 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Putnam County charged him with burglary, grand larceny and conspiracy. Bond was $15,000.

Bryan Patrick Wright, 27, was jailed at 10:05 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities in Wayne County charged him with being a fugitive from justice. Bond was not set.

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