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Gastonia Man Kicked Officer in the Groin While in Hospital

A man in Gastonia had been accused of kicking a police officer who was supervising him in the hospital. At all began when Richard Anthony Linton, 24, of 609 W. Fourth Ave., burglarized a home intending to commit larceny on …Read More

Male Student Arrested for Assault in Classroom

A 16-year-old male student was arrested on Wednesday after an alleged assault that happened in a Gaston County school classroom. The incident occurred at North Gaston High School. The student is accused of lifting another student from his desk before and slamming him …Read More

23 Arrested in Prescription Drug Operation

Twenty-three men and women who are suspected of peddling addictive prescription drugs were arrested by Iredell County sheriff’s investigators on Wednesday. In the incident known as “Operation Autumn Harvest,” suspects faced charges including trafficking in various prescribed drugs and possession with intent to sell and …Read More

Woman Strangled By Estranged Boyfriend Who Shot Himself

An autopsy conducted on the woman killed by her estranged boyfriend on Monday showed she was strangled to death. Police found Rebecca Ann Jones, 23, dead in an apartment on Dapple Court belonging to her longtime boyfriend and the person who killed …Read More

Man Fired Rounds into Rock Hill Home

Police reported no injuries after gunman fired into a Rock Hill home with people inside on Tuesday. The incident occurred at a home in the 1100 block of Bose Avenue around 10:40 p.m., a police report shows. A woman in the living room …Read More

Gastonia Fire Department Responds to Textile Warehouse Fire

A small basement first at a Gastonia textile warehouse was put out before any further damage happened on Wednesday. An employee at the American & Efird warehouse on Grover Street smelled smoke in the vacant basement there and Gastonia Fire Department …Read More

U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Sergeant Killed Girlfriend, Then Self

A former resident of Gastonia and U.S. Marine Corps Reserve sergeant killed his estranged girlfriend before killing himself on Monday, according to New Hanover County authorities. Justin Hakeem Walker, 26, killed Rebecca Jones, 23, in his apartment. He left a note to …Read More

Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 10-26-2016

Name WILBURN, WC Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 5/21/1982 Height 5.10 Weight 165 Arrest Date Time 2016-10-26 00:10:00 Court Case 5902016240210 Charge Description DV PROTECTIVE ORDER VIOL (M) Bond Amount Name HARRIS, BRANDON LEE Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 11/8/1990 Height 6.5 …Read More

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Gaston County Arrests and Mugshots 10-26-2016

Name Adams, Cherish Deanna Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 5/16/1982 Height 5′ 3" Weight 200.0 lbs Arrest Date Time 10/26/2016 1:54 PM Court Case 92791 Charge Description Injury, Personal Property Bond Amount $0.00 Name Bayly, Ryan Stephen Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB …Read More

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Union County Arrests and Mugshots 10-26-2016

Name Eudy, James Lee Arrest Date 10/26/2016 Court Case 201607567 Charge Fail To Appear – M – 1 (Show Cause, Sec. Deg. Trespass), M (M), Description Eudy, James Lee (W /M/39) Arrest on chrg of Fail To Appear – M …Read More

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York County Arrests and Mugshots 10-26-2016

Name Pauley, Rebecca Anne Arrest Date 10/26/2016 8:05:07 PM Court Case 2016-00006945 Charge Shoplifting Value $2000 or Less City Gastonia State & Zipcode North Carolina 28056 Race & Sex White Female DOB 9/9/1985 Age 31 Height 5 ft 4 inches …Read More

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Mother of 4-Year-Old Girl Found Passed Out in Car

Police said a woman they found unconscious in a vehicle outside an apartment complex in Rock Hill was jailed for child abuse and drug charges. Police arrived at the 1300 block of Riverview Road on Friday about 9:30 a.m. Friday, the police …Read More