Police log, July 14

Jul. 13, 2014 @ 09:50 PM

Man accused of armed assault

Ronald Ray Broadnax Jr. of N. Mineral Springs Road in Durham was arrested Saturday for charges of possession of a weapon of mass destruction, assault on a female, second-degree kidnapping, injury to personal property, communicating threats, assault by pointing a gun and possession of drug paraphernalia. Broadnax, 29, is accused of having a sawed-off shotgun in his possession. Durham County Court records show that he allegedly pushed a woman down a flight of stairs and held the victim against her will for an unspecified amount of time. During the time he held the victim he allegedly pointed the gun at her and threatened to kill her. Broadnax was transported to the Durham County Jail under a $100,000 secured bond. He has since been released from jail.

Marijuana charges filed

Curtis Evans of Grace Lane was arrested Friday on charges of possession with intent to sell or distribute marijuana; possession with intent to sell and deliver a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a public park; possession with intent to sell and deliver a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of an elementary school; possession with intent to sell and deliver a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a child care center and possession of drug paraphernalia. Durham County Court records show that Evans, 33, was allegedly in possession of about 6.1 grams of marijuana within 1,000 feet of Long Meadow Park, 917 Liberty St. Documents also show he allegedly had marijuana within 1,000 feet of Eastway Elementary School, 610 N. Alston Ave., and The Salvation Army Boys and Girls Club, 810 N. Alston Ave. Evans was taken to the Durham County Jail under a $60,000 secured bond. He is still in custody.

Marijuana sales near school, park charged

Anthony Ray Gainey of  Calvin Street, was arrested Friday under charges of possession with intent to sell and deliver a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a public park; possession with intent to sell and deliver a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of an elementary school; possession with intent to sell and deliver a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a child care center. Gainey, 25, is alleged to have marijuana within 1,000 feet of Eastway Elementary School, Long Meadow Park and The Salvation Army Boys and GirlsClub. Gainey was taken to the Durham County Jail under a $60,000 secured bond. He is still in custody.

 

Lauren Horsch is the police reporter for The Herald-Sun. She can be reached at 919-419-6646, or by email at lhorsch@heraldsun.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @LaurenHorsch.