On September 12, 2023, the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office responded to US Hwy 220 Bus. N., Randleman, in reference to a reported burglary in progress. Upon arrival, the victim reported being woke up by screaming outside the residence. He went to the door and the subject was attempting to enter and 911 was called. The subject then fled into the wooded area behind the residence. Additional deputies responded to establish a perimeter. K9 Sarge had led deputies into the wooded area about a 1/8th of a mile when they observed movement in tall grass and the subject, identified as Darren Shane Hyatt, was apprehended. Hyatt was transported to the Randolph County Detention Center where the magistrate found probable cause for felony attempted first degree burglary. He was issued a $5,000 secured bond and a first appearance was set for September 13, 2023, in Randolph County District Court.
Name of Defendant:
Darren Shane Hyatt