The best and worst of Triad police blotters, as compiled by Joe Murphy
Winston-Salem murder and arrest
Police found Taneisha Monique Williams, 35, of Winston-Salem, dead from a gunshot wound, near the intersection of Waughtown and Hoover streets at about 9:15 p.m. on Sunday. On Monday, police arrested Percy James Stewart Sr. in connection with Williams’ murder and charged him with voluntary manslaughter and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Stewart is being held in Forsyth County jail under a $500,000 unsecured bond with a court date set for Nov. 10. The investigation into Williams’ death is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 336.727.2800.
Marijuana bust in Greensboro
As the result of an investigation, Greensboro police located 17 pounds of marijuana — one pound at the Fairfield Inn on Burnt Poplar Road and 16 at the Red Roof Inn on South Regional Road — and $9,500 cash at about 12:30 a.m. on Oct. 12. Tiffany Shenita McCain, 30, and Cortez Lamar Slade, 35, were arrested as a result of the investigation.
Shooting in Greensboro
Greensboro police found two men suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds outside of Club Touch on Patterson Street at about 1:30 a.m. on Oct. 16. The suspected shooters had already fled the scene when police arrived, and a canvas of the area by police was unsuccessful in locating them. No description of the suspects or victims was released.
Stabbing in Greensboro
Greensboro police found Timothy Jackson, 38, suffering from non-life threatening lacerations at 1404 Portland St. at about 4 a.m. on Oct. 12. Police discovered that Jackson’s wounds were the result of a domestic dispute with Kenesha Bailey, 17. Jackson was treated at Moses Cone hospital. The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 336.373.1000.