NC businessman jailed after 55 complaints

SWANNANOA, S.C. After a months-long investigation, the Buncombe County Sheriff's Office arrested a company owner.

The Sheriff's Office has received 55 complaints against Brandon Michael Gray's Swant tonoa company and executed two search warrants since May 2021.

Gray was detained on Feb. 16, May 3, and May 20 and charged with:
8 charges of fraud. 2 burglaries. Felony theft after breaking. Stock fraud. Vandalism. Chargebacks. Card-skimming.

In May 2021, authorities investigated a killing on the site, but Gray wasn't prosecuted.

East Asheville Storage renters should examine their unit's security, deputies say. 

Deputies said Gray posted a $10,000 bail on May 20.