Williamston Police Officers investigated the following incidents:
May 29 – Anthony Dwayne Wentzky, 33, 7 Oakwood Ct., Williamston was arrested for open container and driving under suspension after officers observed a vehicle travelling 40 mph in a 25 mph zone on Parker St. Sgt. L. E. Mulz investigated.
May 30 – Anthony Martain reported an 8×12 hydraulic dump trailer taken from 1169 Keys St., Williamston. The trailer is described at black with wood panel sides, electric motor, double axle, white wheels and a tool box on the front. The trailer is valued at $6500. L. B. Culbertson investigated.
May 30 – Jeremy R. Simmons, 34, 510 W Fredricks St., Anderson was issued a summons for illegal burning after officers were dispatched to 8 E. First St. According to reports, officers observed Simmons pulling rubber coating from wire which was what was burning in a small smoldering pile of ashes in front of the residence. L. B. Culbertson investigated.
May 30 – Connie Tollison Black, 65, 101 Williamston Ct, reported an unknown person entered her residence and stole three check books, one from BB&T and two from First Citizens. The BB&T account was closed after bank representatives notified Black that a male subject attempted to cash a check from her account. Sgt. M. Eddleman investigated.
June 1 – Cindy Cobb Calvert, 50, 114 Ridgeway Crest Way, Williamston reported a Husqvarna weed eater stolen from 123 Hardy St. The item was valued at $60. Sgt. L. E. Mulz investigated.
June 2 – Michael Keith Dalrymple, 63, 23 Black Rd., St. #F2 reported a break-in in which electronic items valued at $800 were taken. Sgt. L. E. Mulz investigated.
June 3 – Hannah Kate Shaw. 19, 116 Crompton Dr., Pelzer was arrested for open container and minor in possession of alcohol after a dark color Honda was observed unlawfully passing another vehicle on Greenville Drive. According to reports, a 24 ounce can of Budlight was observed in the middle cup holder in the vehicle. Also in the vehicle was a scale and grinder, and 11.74 grams of marijuana inside a plastic sandwich bag.
The driver, a person identified as Mr. Tyren, was charged with simple possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, unlawful passing, purchasing alcohol for a minor and driving under suspension.. K. Anthony investigated.
June 3 – Jennifer Len, 30 103 Bruce St., Williamston reported money stolen from her bank account. According to reports, she stated that someone had placed a chip reader on an ATM and stole her information. A total of $488 was missing from two accounts. The incident remains under investigation. B. K. Creel took the report.