Charlie Earl Thrift

DOB: 11/17/1974

Defendant: Charlie Earl Thrift

Race / Sex / Age: W/M/48

Address: 2201 Burch Bridge Rd., Burlington

Charges:  1 Ct. Failure to Register Sex Offender (F)

Bond: $30,000 secured

            On June 28th, Alamance County Sheriff’s Office Special Victim’s Unit (SVU) started an investigation after being notified that registered sex offender, Charlie Thrift failed to register with ACSO

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Wayne Darnell Bumpers

DOB: 04/19/1948

Defendant: Wayne Darnell Bumpers

Race / Sex / Age: B/M/75

Address: 3056 Bellemont Mt. Hermon Rd., Burlington

Charges: 1 Ct Failure to Register Sex Offender

Bond: $30,000 secured

            On July 28th, Alamance County Sheriff’s Office Special Victim’s Unit (SVU) was notified that registered sex offender, Wayne Bumpers failed to bring in his certified verification letter within

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Randy Dewayne Turk

DOB: 04/29/1972

Defendant: Randy Dewayne Turk

Race / Sex / Age: W/M 51Yr

Address: 232 W Market St Apt C Jamestown PA

Charges:  7 Cts. Felony Failure to Register as sex offender NCGS 14-208.11(F)

Bond: $50,000 Secured

On 07/25/2017 Randy Turk was released from prison for a sexual assault pursuant to his release he was required to report to

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Last week, the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Association hosted sheriffs, sheriffs’ personnel and their families from across the state for their Annual Business Conference. Alamance County Sheriff Terry Johnson was in attendance. Commenting on their experience at the Annual Business Conference, Sheriff Johnson said, “I always look forward to the opportunity to meet with fellow sheriffs

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From July 7, 2023 to July 24, 2023, Administrators at Eastern Alamance High School reported three (3) break-ins to numerous outbuildings on the school’s campus near the athletic fields. Various items were reported stolen including a John Deere Gator UTV, back pack leaf blower, numerous gas cans, and a cooler.

As the investigation continued, Detectives developed

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On Sunday, May 21, 2023, Investigators with the Alamance County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit (SVU) were informed that a male caregiver of a minor was believed to be committing indecent liberties with a child.

During the investigation, SVU found probable cause existed to charge the caregiver identified as Billy Michael Daniels. Mr. Daniels was arrested

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The Alamance County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard will honor the memory of slain Deputy Lawrence George Gowens with a wreath laying ceremony on Monday, July 31, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.  The ceremony will take place in the cemetery located next to the Historic Providence Christian Church which is located at 819 N. Main St., Graham

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On Monday, July 24, 2023 at 3:43 a.m., Deputies conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of Sandy Cross Rd. and Haw River Hopedale Rd. north of Burlington, N.C. The black Toyota Camry was stopped for an equipment violation, defective taillights.

During the stop, Deputies detected a strong odor of what was believed to be marijuana

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