ASHE COUNTY — The following individuals were arrested and booked in the Ashe County Detention Center Thursday, July 21 through Wednesday, July 27. The information is provided by the Ashe County Sheriff’s Office and is public record.
Elijah Kyle Weaver, 31, of Laurel Springs was charged with assault on a female, possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana up to one-half ounce and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond was set at $6,000 secured. Weaver was released on July 25. Weaver’s first court appearance was July 27.
William Chase Bass, 31, of Fleetwood was charged with disorderly conduct. Bond was set at $500 unsecured. Bass was released the next day. Bass’ first court appearance is Aug. 11
Skylar Alexander Branson, 19, of Creston was charged with assault with a deadly weapon, simple assault, possession of marijuana up to one-half ounce and possession of drug paraphernalia. Bond was set at $78,000 secured. Branson was released later that day. Branson’s first court appearance is Aug. 4.
Melinda Dawn Settlemyer, 26, of Traphill was charged with misdemeanor larceny and second degree trespassing. Bond was set at $2,000 secured. Settlemyer has not been released. Settlemyer’s first court appearance is Sept. 22.