Clyde Family Held Captive and Terrorized, man from Sylva charged

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Haywood County -- A man from Sylva is behind bars, facing multiple charges after breaking into a Clyde home on November 12 around 6 p.m.



Hunter Lee Lewis, 21, broke into the home, took the woman's cell phone and kept her and two children captive, for four hours. During that time, Lewis held a knife to the throat of  five month pregnant Ammaretta Revis. Lewis also punched and choked her. He punched one of the children, 10, in the face.

Lewis had drug pending charges, breaking and entering , and resisting a public officer in Jackson County. He is held at the Haywood County Detention Center under a $42,500 bond. He has a date to appear in court November 29.


Felony counts of second degree burglary (felony)
Second degree kidnapping (felony)
Assault by strangulation (felony)


Larceny (misdemeanor)

Possession of stolen goods/property (misdemeanor)

Assault on a child less than 12 (misdemeanor)
Two counts of injury to personal property (misdemeanor)
Injury to real property (misdemeanor)
Battery of an unborn child (misdemeanor)
Interfering with an emergency communication (misdemeanor)
Resisting public officer (misdemeanor)
Assault on a female (misdemeanor)

Two counts of child abuse (misdemeanor)
Assault with a deadly weapon (misdemeanor)
Assault with a deadly weapon with a minor present (misdemeanor)

Violation of a domestic violence protective order



Editor's note: A criminal charge is an accusation, by law, a person accused of a crime is innocent until proven in a court of law.

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