Crime briefs Feb. 2

Here is a listing of reports.
Feb. 02, 2013 @ 07:00 AM


A traffic stop on Gum Tree Road led to the arrest of an Asheboro woman on Jan. 28.

According to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, a 2005 Suzuki was stopped for a traffic violation. During the stop, a passenger in the vehicle was found to have a active order for arrest out of Randolph County.

Law authorities said Charleen Dale Johnson, also known as Charleen Dale Johnson Shaw, had failed to appear in court for a number of traffic violations.

Johnson, 32, received a $1,000 secured bond and was placed in Davidson County Jail. Her court date is Feb. 25.


A Jan. 29 drug investigation at 1610 Holloways Church Road in Lexington led to the arrest of Samuel Jacob Freitag, 30, of the same address.

Freitag was charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies say Freitag was in possession of approximately 168 grams of marijuana. He was placed in the Davidson County Detention Center under a $5,000 secured bond with a court date of Feb. 26.

At a Jan. 30 checkpoint at Hickory Tree and Hidden Creek roads, deputies detected an odor of marijuana coming from the interior of a vehicle.

During the traffic stop, the driver, Joshua Christensen, 28, of 1074 Fletch Hall Road, Sandy Ridge, was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Christensen was charged by citation with a court date of March 7.


Two people have been charged in connection to a breaking and entering at 382 Aldean Drive on Jan. 29. One of those charges is the grandson of the victim.

According to a press release, a safe was stolen from the house.

In connection to the report, Christopher Cody Lockhart, 20, of 3158 Tyro Road, Lexington, the grandson of the victim, was charged Jan. 30 with felony breaking and entering, safecracking and larceny after breaking and entering.

Samatha Hayes Nicols, 22, of 400 Aldean Drive was charged with aid and abet felony breaking and entering, aid and abet larceny and aid and abet safecracking.

Both received a $25,000 secured bond and placed in the Davidson County Jail. The court date is March 1.SNbS