The following information is courtesy of Avery County Sheriff’s Office. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Lee Winston Ammann, 30, of 170 Rough in Sugar Mountain, was charged on May 20 with driving while license revoked.

Tyler Christian Long, 27, of 2099 Spanish Rd. in Newland, was charged on May 20 with assault on a female.

Verlyn Todd Turnbull, 50, of 8197 Joe Poore Road in Newland, was charged on May 21 with driving while impaired and carrying a concealed weapon.

Bradley Scott Parker, 42, of 1841 Bairds Creek Road in Vilas, was charged on May 23 with fail to work after paid, littering 15 to 500 pounds, breaking or entering and injury to real property.

Charles Roger Tucker Jr., 36, of 219 Goose Hollow Road in Newland, was charged on May 24 with failure to appear for second degree trespass, failure to appear for possession of methamphetamine, failure to appear for injury to real property and failure to appear for RO 2 driving while license revoked not impaired rev.

Howard Worth Hartley Jr., 59, of 2537 Millers Gap Hwy. in Newland, was charged on May 25 with driving while impaired.

Jacob Robert Lusk, 24, of 704 Beech Parkway Apt. 1 in Banner Elk, was charged on May 26 with failure to appear for T-fictitious/altered title/registration card/tag, and failure to appear for misdemeanor possession of marijuana paraphernalia.

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