April 10, 2014. On April 3, detectives from the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office conducted an undercover operation for the purchase of a firearm by a convicted felon. Shaun Charles Dehaven, a convicted felon, arranged for a rifle to be sold to an undercover officer.
Dehaven, 30, of 157 Dollar Road in Warrensville, was charged with possession of a firearm by felon. Dehaven was taken to the Watauga County Detention Facility in lieu of a $20,000 secured bond. He is scheduled to appear in District Court on May 14, 2014.