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4 Concord Men Arrested In Theft of 33,000 Pounds of Batteries

Four Concord men have been charged in connection with battery thefts over a four-month period throughout the county. The deep cycle batteries were stolen from seven different cell site cabinets between April and July of this year, a Lincoln County …Read More

Murder Weapon Identified in Killing, Dismemberment of Monroe Man

Police arrested a man on Thursday in connection with the killing and dismembering of a Monroe man whose remains were found on Saturday in Stallings, North Carolina Bureau of Investigation special agents said. 41-year-old Keith Edward McCarthy of Monroe has been …Read More

Veteran CMPD Officer Crashes Into Truck, Charged with DWI

A veteran CMPD officer is facing charges of driving while impaired and drinking while operating a law enforcement vehicle for crashing his vehicle into a truck while he was responding to a traffic accident on Friday morning. 49-year-old Richard Andringa, who started his …Read More

Police Arrest 2 Suspects Connected to Home Invasion, Shooting

Police arrested and charged two people in connection with the invasion of a home close to Mount Holly on Thursday where one victim was shot and another was assaulted. According to police, the home invasion happened on Stanly Lucia Road …Read More

Police Find Two Dead in Cherryville Shooting

Cherryville police said two people were killed in a Gaston County shooting around midnight on Friday. Andy Heath Hartman, 40, was found dead from a gunshot wound in Cherryville after police responded to the location at 112 Bates Avenue, according …Read More

Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 07-31-2015

Name OLAMIDE AKANNI ABORISADE Arrest Type Traffic DOB 06/09/1981 Height 5’11” Weight 190 Arrest Date Time 2015-07-31 00:18:00 Court Case 5902015226962 Charge Description DRIVING WHILE IMPAIRED Bond Amount   Name STEPHEN MATTHEW CAMPBELL Arrest Type Traffic DOB 04/29/1987 Height 5’5″ …Read More

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Gaston County Arrests and Mugshots 07-31-2015

Name Biddix, Michael Jason Arrest Type Felony DOB 7/10/1985 Height 6′ 0" Weight 170.0 lbs Arrest Date Time 7/31/2015 2:33 AM Court Case 63544 Charge Description Larceny, Anti-Inventory Device Bond Amount $7,500.00 Name Byrd, Freddie Lee Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB …Read More

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Union County Arrests and Mugshots 07-31-2015

Name Smith, Anthony Blake Arrest Date 07/31/2015 Court Case Charge Probation Violation (Quick Dip) (F), Description Smith, Anthony Blake (W /M/23) Arrest on chrg of Probation Violation (quick Dip) (F), at 2630 F Nelda Dr, Monroe, NC, on 7/31/2015 12:00:00 …Read More

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Charlotte’s Largest Crime in First Half of 2015 is Car Theft

According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the highest crime the area has experience in the first half of the year is from vehicle theft. Crime statistics will be released by police in a few days showing that auto thefts were more prevalent …Read More

Suspect in Shooting Double Homicide Pleads Not Guilty

A man pleaded not guilty on Thursday after being charged in a double homicide in north Charlotte. Levi Johnson is believed to have fired shots into a car multiple times on Reagan Drive in July 2013, police said. Those killed in …Read More

Man Found Dismembered in Barrel Has Been Identified, Suspect Arrested

The man whose body was found in Stallings last week dismembered and stuffed in a barrel has been identified by police and a man has been arrested in connection with the crime. The victim was identified as 41-year-old Jaime Toledano …Read More

Man Arrested and Charged for Illegally Tattooing 12-Year-Olds

A Harmony man is being charged for tattooing two 12-year-old girls without a license on Sunday. Police received information that minors in a Trivette Road home were getting tattoos. They discovered the tattooer was Trevor Shane Carson and that he …Read More