Following traffic stops on Dec. 13 and 16, Pinehurst police arrested Jonathon Lee McElroy, 24, of two outstanding warrants by the Orange Municipal Court and Justice of the Peace Precinct 3; and Sherry Lynn Lynch, 23, on an outstanding warrant issued by Justice of the Peace Joe Parkhurst. Officer Leonard Roff handled both cases, according to police Chief Fred Hanauer.

Following a Dec. 14 complaint taken by Roff in reference to debit/credit card abuse, a female juvenile confessed and a second suspect is sought for questioning.

The offense is punishable by up to two years in a state jail and a $10,000 fine.

Police are also investigating a burglary of a vehicle. According to Hanauer, on Dec. 10 Officer Mike Dempsey responded to a complainant on Pelican Street who reported that unknown person(s) entered his car and removed a handgun, digital camera and Garmin GPS. The property is valued at approximately $1,000.