Aug. 13 | A resident of the 4900 block of Golden Acres Road in Oak Ridge (off Alcorn Road) reported a known suspect wrapped his hands around her throat while they were arguing.
Aug. 18 | A 47-year-old female was arrested in the 2200 block of Beeson Road in Oak Ridge for simple assault, assault on a police officer, resisting/obstructing a police officer and interfering with emergency communications after slapping another resident's face and head, then later pushing the officer and resisting when he arrested her.
DEAD BODY INVESTIGATION
Aug. 18 | Endura Products on U.S. 158 in Stokesdale reported an employee had an unknown medical emergency while working between 1:30 and 2:45 p.m.; the employee was pronounced dead at the scene and transported to a medical examiner.
Aug. 10 | The owner of Happy Tail Puppies on Oak Ridge Road in Oak Ridge reported a known suspect fraudulently transferred $35,030 from the business's payroll account between Aug. 5-6.
Aug. 13 | A 33-year-old female was arrested at CVS Pharmacy in Summerfield for attempting to obtain a controlled substance by forgery.
Aug. 18 | A resident of the 7400 block of Somersby Drive in Summerfield (off N.C. 150 W) reported an unknown suspect used her personal information to open a line of credit and make fraudulent purchases between June 30 and Aug. 15.
Aug. 23 | A corporate investigator for Truist Bank reported a known suspect uttered a stolen and altered check, originally written and mailed by another client, at the Truist Bank branch in Oak Ridge on June 15; the amount fraudulently obtained was $5,968.96.
Aug. 23 | A resident of the 7100 block of Strawberry Road in Summerfield reported he wired $4,771 to buy a vehicle online Aug. 2, but he has not received the vehicle or a refund.
Aug. 19 | A Stokesdale resident reported he lost a black North American .22 firearm worth $250 at Northwest Baptist Church on Edgefield Road in northwest Greensboro between 7 and 11:30 p.m.
Aug. 11 | An employee of Dollar General on Belews Creek Road in Stokesdale reported at 7:15 p.m. unknown suspects stole a cart full of cleaning supplies, toilet paper and food, worth $295 altogether.
Aug. 12 | A resident of the 8500 block of Crested Oak Court in Oak Ridge (near Haw River Road) reported a known suspect stole several items between April 4 and Aug. 12, including her red 2008 Lexus SUV worth $10,000, a Chinese coin collection worth $8,000 and $25,000 worth of jewelry.
Aug. 17 | An employee of Dougherty Equipment in Greensboro reported an unknown suspect stole a tan John Deere backhoe loader seat worth $1,700 from a construction site in the 5300 block of Northwest School Road in northwest Greensboro between Aug. 13 and Aug. 17.
Aug. 26 | An employee of CVS Pharmacy in Oak Ridge reported another employee stole 25 Hydrocodone and Alprazolam pills from her employer over several occasions, with the latest theft occurring Aug. 24.
Aug. 13 | A northwest Greensboro resident reported between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. an unknown suspect spray-painted her vehicle while it was parked in the 1600 block of N.C. 68 N in Oak Ridge, causing $1,000 worth of damage.