Two arrested after chase, search
Published 11:05 am Friday, June 30, 2023
Two people were arrested after one ran and hid after an attempted traffic stop by the N.C. Highway Patrol.
A trooper was attempting to stop a vehicle on Greenhill Road near US 64 West at about 9:05 p.m. when the car jumped a ditch and the driver ran on foot, reported Davie Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Brian Jacobs.
Davie sheriff’s officers were called to assist in the search, as well as K-9s from Iredell and Forsyth sheriff’s offices. The suspect was brought into custody.
Shaun Fullwood, 37, of Asheville, was charged with felony possession of Schedule II controlled substance, possession of pyrotechnics, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to a half ounce, felony fleeing to elude arrest with a vehicle, DWI, reckless driving, failure to heed blue light and siren, resisting an officer, speeding, failure to stop for stop sign, failure to wear seatbelt, extradition warrant from another state, carrying a concealed weapon, driving without a license, and displaying a fictitious tag on a vehicle.
He was placed in the Davie Detention Center in lieu of an $85,000 bond.
The passenger, Ashley Michelle Barrett, 35, of Franklin, was charged with possession of heroin, felony possession of Schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana up to half ounce, possession of fireworks and a probation violation. She was served with a warrant from Jackson County ofr possession of drug paraphernalia.
She was taken into custody in lieu of $21,000 bond.