Police reports


• A Pilot Mountain teen turned himself in at a local magistrate’s office Tuesday on a felony charge of possession of marijuana with intent to sell or deliver and possession of marijuana paraphernalia, according to Mount Airy Police Department reports. Darton Shane Midkiff, 17, of 767 Longhill Road, who is listed as a student at East Surry High School, was released under a $50,000 unsecured bond to appear in Surry District Court on June 29.

• Also Tuesday, Jim Henry Downey, 57, of Winston-Salem, was arrested on a felony violation of obtaining a controlled substance by forgery/fraud, after police encountered him during a disturbance at Walgreens on Rockford Street. Downey allegedly had tried to obtain unspecified medication using a forged prescription, and was confined in the Surry County Jail under a $2,500 secured bond. He is scheduled to be in District Court on July 13.

• Donnie Lee Danley, 43, of 109 Dutch Lane, was arrested Sunday on a charge of injury to personal property after a damage to property call, with details regarding the alleged offense not listed. Danley was jailed under a $2,500 secured bond and slated for a June 1 court appearance.

• Jack Edward Jackson Jr., 37, of 123 American Lane, was arrested Friday on charges of financial transaction card theft, financial card fraud and possession of stolen goods. Jackson, who was encountered by police during an investigation of a domestic disturbance, was taken into custody after being found in possession of stolen property and drug paraphernalia, arrest records show. He was jailed under a $5,000 secured bond, with June 9 his court date.

• The theft of a motor vehicle dealer registration plate — serial number FD76114 — was discovered Friday at Mount Airy Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram on North Andy Griffith Parkway. The plate was taken by an unknown party.

• Regina Leyda Johnson, 52, of 1128 Granite Road, was charged with substitution of price and trespassing last Thursday at Walmart. Johnson is scheduled to appear in Surry District Court on June 22.

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