Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
September 21, 2018
On Thursday, September 20, 2018, at approximately 8:46 a.m., Matthews officers responded to a call regarding a suspicious person at Baucom Park located at 601 Sadie Drive. Officers were able to make contact with this individual and after speaking with him, realized that he had a strong smell of marijuana. Upon further investigation, it was also discovered that he was in possession of a concealed weapon, illegal drugs, and drug paraphernalia. The suspect was identified as Mr. Blake Breneman (DOB 01/06/2000) and arrested for the following:
Carrying a Concealed Weapon
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Possession with Intent to Manufacture, Sell, and/or Distribute Marijuana
Possession with Intent to Manufacture, Sell, and/or Distribute Xanax
Possession with Intent to Manufacture, Sell, and/or Distribute Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (Also known as Ecstacy)
This is another very important example of how tips from citizens can help us all work as a team in keeping our community safe. No one knows your neighborhood like you do, so please always call us directly if something looks suspicious at: 704.847.5555.
Another way to send us tips directly is by downloading our free mobile app for your smartphone. You can send several different types of tips, either with your contact information or anonymously.
You can download the Matthews Police Department app through the link below or by simply searching “Matthews Police” in your app store.