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April 21, 2017 - 7:04 am
The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office detectives are looking for a runaway teenager who went missing Wednesday night, April 19. Deputies were dispatched to 141 St. Matthews Church Road, Maiden, NC reference a runaway teen. 15 year old Tipton Lamar Jones left the residence around 10:30 p.m. He was...
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April 21, 2017 - 6:31 am
CMPD asking for the public's help in apprehending two suspects who have committed a string of robberies of pharmacies in the Charlotte area. The latest happened at Friendly Family Pharmacy on Thursday afternoon in west Charlotte. Jesse Pike, the owner of Pike's Pharmacy on Shamrock Drive, whose...
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Jim Barroll
April 20, 2017 - 6:48 am
60,000 residents in some areas of Mecklenburg County will soon be looking for new police protection. Outlying unincorporated areas such as those in Cornelius and Huntersville have complained for several years that monies paid to the city of Charlotte for police protection just isn't worth it. They...
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April 20, 2017 - 6:29 am
A federal agency looking into the Wells Fargo bank scandal admits it made errors in their investigation. In a report issued by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, they admit they ignored the complaints of over 700 whistle blowers regarding questionable sales practices of Wells Fargo as...
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April 19, 2017 - 7:12 am
28 year old Todde Obrien Houston is wanted for Possession of a Firearm by Convicted Felon, Felony Violation of a Protective Order, Damage to Property, and Interfering with an Electronic Monitoring Device. Houston was court ordered to wear an electronic monitoring device as a condition of his pre-...
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April 19, 2017 - 7:01 am
Two people, a man and his son, have been arrested in connection with a northern Lincoln County home invasion. Jared Miller, who lives in the 4400 block of Herter Road, Lincolnton, NC, told deputies two Hispanic males broke into his home around 12:30 a.m. on April 18, 2017 while he was asleep and...
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April 19, 2017 - 6:42 am
Zachary Perlow, who is a pizza delivery driver for Domino's Pizza in Steele Creek, says he was robbed by two suspects of his phone, wallet and Prius car at gun point on Easter Sunday just after making a delivery. Perlow did not hold out hope that his car would be located. Then Tuesday afternoon,...
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April 18, 2017 - 8:56 am
28 year old Daniel Abraham Mekonen is wanted for two counts of Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Damage to Property, and Interfering with an Electronic Monitoring Device. Mekonen was court ordered to wear an electronic monitoring device as a condition of his pre-trial release. On April 17, 2017,...
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April 18, 2017 - 8:32 am
Some phony one hundred dollar bills along with twenties, tens, fives, and even ones are showing up in Caldwell and Lenoir Counties. The bills are not made in the United States but rather in China where they are used for training purposes. They are easy to spot as they have Chinese markings on them...
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April 17, 2017 - 7:58 am
It would be called Broadstone Bryant Park and would be located on ten acres on Wilkinson Boulevard at Suttle Avenue on the city's west side and would be built by Phoenix-based Alliance Residential. The property has been vacant since a planned mixed-use development went by the wayside during the...
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