Posted on Tuesday February 04, 2020
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
February 4, 2020
On Tuesday, February 4, 2020, at approximately 9:48 a.m., Matthews officers responded to the Home Depot located at 1837 Matthews Township Pkwy. in reference to a larceny in progress. Upon their arrival, the male suspect fled on foot but was taken into custody after a brief foot pursuit in the parking lot.
The suspect was arrested, transported to the Mecklenburg County Intake Center and identified as Mr. Joseph William Brandon III (DOB – 05/17/1976) of Clover, SC. In addition to criminal charges associated with today’s incident, Mr. Brandon had 13 outstanding warrants for his arrest that are listed below.
New Charge: Resisting Public Officer
7 counts - Felony Larceny;
3 counts - Misdemeanor Larceny;
1 count - Possession of Cocaine;
1 count - Possession of Methamphetamine;
1 count - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.