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Monroe Officers Seek Suspect in Fatal Shooting of Man

Monroe police are seeking help from the public in identifying whoever shot a man several times on Saturday. Steven Smith, 28, was shot after midnight outside a house located in the 300 block of East Green Street, according to police. …Read More

Gastonia Woman Accused of Brining Heroin Into Tanning Salon

Police have accused a Gastonia woman of bringing heroin into a room at a Rock Hill tanning salon. Jessica Amber Putnam, 27, has been charged with possession of heroin. Police were first called to the All Around Tanning Salon by …Read More

Man Stole Laptops, Vacuums from Walmart Using Stolen Screwdriver

A man robbed a Rock Hill Walmart of three laptops after using a screwdriver he also stole to break into a cabinet in the electronics section, police said. The Walmart is on Dave Lyle Boulevard and the theft happened on …Read More

Child Hit By Car While Riding Bike in East Charlotte

A kid was left with life-threatening injuries Monday after being hit by a vehicle in east Charlotte. The incident occurred at Central Avenue and Eastcrest Drive. The child had been riding a bike. Officers closed off a lane on Central …Read More

Woman’s Meth Lab Busted on Ranlo Avenue

A woman was arrested and is held at Gaston County jail after a police busted a possible meth lab on Ranlo Avenue. Lauren Price, 25, has been making meth from pseudoephedrine she bought 25 times beginning 2013 until April 25th. …Read More

Teen Accused of Shooting Cornelius Officer Involved in Prior Calls

Police said they received two calls last year about the teenager accused of shooting an officer in the stomach this weekend. 16-year-old Greyson Auguste-Russell Ferrell shot officer Lt. James Quattlebaum in the abdomen Saturday morning as Quattlebaum was responding to …Read More

Two Injured in Kings Mountain Apartment Shooting, Burglary

A burglary attempt at a Kings Mountain apartment Friday night left two people shot and wounded, according to police Monday. Police responded to a call at 11:53 p.m. to the Elizabeth Estates apartments in the 100 block of Falls Street. …Read More

Shelter Offering Reward for Information on Beheaded Dog

The Kings Mountain rescue group is offering a reward to anyone with information on the decapitation of a blind dog at a home Thursday. Libby, a rescued blind beagle with no eyes, was decapitated and found in the yard of her …Read More

Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 05-04-2015

Name JAMES JAY PERRY Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 04/11/1980 Height 5’7″ Weight 190 Arrest Date Time 2015-05-04 00:16:00 Court Case 5902015215066 Charge Description ASSAULT ON A FEMALE Bond Amount 750.00 Name MEAGEN MICHELE BERRY Arrest Type Traffic DOB 06/13/1992 Height …Read More

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Teen Who Shot Officer in the Stomach Faces Several Charges

The teenager charged in the shooting of a Cornelius police officer in the stomach has six charges against him pending, including a first-degree murder charge. Greyson Auguste-Russell Ferrell, 16, shot Lieutenant James Quattlebaum in the stomach Saturday as Quattlebaum was responding …Read More

West Charlotte Argument Leads to Shooting

Police said a west Charlotte shooting on Sunday has led to one person in the hospital. The shooting resulted from an argument between two people about 4 a.m. at a home on Anita Court. One of the people shot the …Read More

16-Year-Old Charged for Shooting Officer in the Stomach

A 16-year-old boy has charges pending against him for shooting a Cornelius police officer who was responding to a call about domestic disturbance Saturday. Grayson Ferrell shot Lt. James Quattlebaum in the stomach area after he arrived at the scene of …Read More