April 7, 2017
On Thursday April 6, 2017, Bedford County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three Bedford County men on a total of thirty-six charges that occurred between the end of January 2017 through March 27, 2017. These charges include grand larcenies, reckless use of a firearm, discharging a firearm from a vehicle, trespassing on school property and property damage. These crimes occurred at several businesses and schools in the Bedford area. There were no citizens or students present at the time the crimes took place.
The three men are Johnathan C. Hall, age 18, of Bedford, William A. Bailey, age 18, of Bedford and Preston A. Namenek, age 19, of Thaxton. Hall and Bailey are being held in the Bedford Adult Detention Center on no bond.