The best and worst of Triad police blotters, as compiled by Joe Murphy
WINSTON-SALEM PHARMACY ROB- BERY SUSPECT ARRESTED
James Leonard Hungerford, 35 of Greensboro, was arrested Oct. 4 in connection with two recent robberies of Winston-Salem pharmacies. Hungerford reportedly had 886 pills of various narcotics in his possession at the time of his arrest. He was charged with common law robbery in both incidents that occurred at the Jonestown and MedCap pharmacies. Hungerford is being held in Forsyth County Jail with no bond or trial date set.
SUSPECT IN BROWNS SUMMIT STAB- BING AT LARGE
Lewis Anthony Blackstock, 39, is wanted by the Guilford County Sheriff’s Office for the Oct. 7 stabbing of Micahel Poteat at Poteat’s Browns Summit residence. Blackstock is wanted for attempted first-degree murder and larceny of a motor vehicle. Blackstock is described as a 5-foot, 8-inch, 140-pound black man. Poteat told arriving officers that Blackstock stabbed him as a result of an argument and stole his 2003 Acura TL. Poteat is currently hospitalized in critical condition. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 336.373.1000.
WINSTON-SALEM ARMED ROBBERY ARREST
A man wearing a mask of President Obama on his face displayed a handgun and demanded money at the Somerset Center Drive Sheetz on Oct. 6 at about 3:30 p.m. Police arrested Walter Mitchell, 29, later that day and charged him with armed robbery in connection to the incident. Mitchell is being held in Forsyth County jail under $150,000 secured bond.
POLO CLOTHING HEIST AND REWARD
Greensboro sheriffs have learned that two trailers of Polo brand clothing were stolen from South Holden Road between Oct. 2 and Oct. 4. JL Rothrock Inc. is offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment and an additional $15,000 for recovery of the stolen clothing. CrimeStoppers is also offering an award of up to $2,000 for information and can be contacted at 336.373.1000.