On September 14th, officers from the Charles Town Police Department responded to a reported burglary in the 300 block of South Samuel Street. During the ensuing investigation, it was learned the residence was forcibly entered with property stolen while the elderly homeowner was asleep.
On September 15th, officers from the Charles Town Police Department assisted surrounding agencies with a reported robbery at a location outside the municipal boundaries of Charles Town. The suspect vehicle in this incident was subsequently stopped and two suspects were detained.
During the course of the investigation, the two robbery suspects were linked to the burglary on South Samuel Street through interviews and subsequent confessions.
Chastity Jean Turner, age 42, was charged with the felony offenses of conspiracy to commit nighttime burglary and conspiracy to commit grand larceny.
Christopher Shane Jones, age 41, was charged with the felony offenses of nighttime burglary, grand larceny, conspiracy to commit nighttime burglary, and conspiracy to commit grand larceny.
On September 18th, officers from the Charles Town Police Department served arrest warrants on both individuals at the Eastern Regional Jail where they remain incarcerated awaiting arraignment.
All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.