Salisbury: Derelict Busted Saturday for Allegedly Vandalizing City Property and Couple Arrested by Sheetz for Alleged Heroin Possession

Posted on July 17, 2016

RFP Staff

♦ On Saturday at 10:09 p.m. the Salisbury Police were called to 102 Depot Street, a frequently vandalized property, where they arrested Steven Edward Rice, 38, of the streets of Salisbury, for allegedly trespassing and damaging City of Salisbury property. Damage to the property was said to be $1,000. Windows on the 100 block of Depot Street are chronic “rocking” targets for drifters passing through the area.

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Rice was charged with injury to personal property (misdemeanor) and trespass (2nd degree) (misdemeanor). Under a secured $2,500 bond, Rice remains in the Rowan County Detention Center.

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On Friday at 2:45 p.m. the Salisbury Police arrested Jessie Lee Toliver Hastings, 27, and her husband David Wayne Hastings, 31, from Woodleaf for alleged possession of heroin, drug paraphernalia, and child abuse in Sheetz parking lot on 1520 Jake Alexander Boulevard. The couple were passed out in their 96′ Honda Civic along with their 2 year-old child.

Both husband and wife were charged with possession with intent to manufacture/sell/distribute control substance schedule I (felony), possession of drug paraphernalia (misdemeanor), and child abuse a general misdemeanor. Both are under a secured $15,000 bond. The couple remains in the Rowan County Detention Center.

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