The best and worst of Triad police blotters, as compiled by Joe Murphy
SEVERELY BURNED PUPPY FOUND IN GREENSBORO
Greensboro police responded to multiple reports of a severely burned puppy found in the area around the Summit and Bessemer avenues at about 1 p.m. on July 19. The puppy, named Phoenix, had burns on over 50 percent of his body with signs of infection, according to police. Phoenix has since been put in the care of the Guilford County Animal Shelter. Police believe Phoenix was burned intentionally in the Llano Place and Maury Lane area. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about this incident is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 336.373.1000. CrimeStoppers will pay a $2,000 cash reward for information leading to an arrest or indictment. An additional $1,000 private reward has been offered.
STABBING DEATH IN WINSTON- SALEM
Winston-Salem Police responded to a stabbing on Thurmond Street at about midnight on July 21. Police found James Allen Conrad at the scene suffering from stab wounds. He was taken to Baptist Hospital where he later died from his injuries. Larry Jontay Warren turned himself in at about midnight on July 23 after police issued a warrant for his arrest for voluntary manslaughter the previous day. Though there are no other suspects at this time, an investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 336.727.2800.
MAN CHARGED WITH CHILD PORNOGRAPHY IN FORSYTH LIBRARY
Police found 55-year-old Stuart Dowlin Bryan viewing child pornography on his personal laptop at the West 5 th Street branch of the Forsyth County Public Library on May 12 at about 5 p.m. using the library’s wifi connection. As the result of an ensuing investigation, Bryan has been charged with five counts of 3 rd degree sexual exploitation of a minor and placed in Forsyth County jail under $50,000 bond. His trial date is Aug. 6.