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Lincoln Man Charged With Shooting Into Home

Lincoln County authorities said they believe an argument among two men in Denver led to bullets being fired into a home. Dustin Aubrey Rogers, 19, of Denver, was charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling and injury to …Read More

Woman Charged in Theft of Lincoln Assistant DA’s Wallet

A Rowan County woman has been accused of stealing the wallet of an assistant district attorney while she was in Lincoln County court on a breaking-and-entering charge, authorities said. The suspect, Jessica Jean Yeckley, 32, of Cleveland, returned the wallet and said she felt …Read More

Concord Woman Dies in Head-on Crash

Concord police are trying to determine the cause of a head-on crash that killed a woman Wednesday morning. The woman was identified by policee as Della Jean Brown, 36, of Concord. Brown was driving northbound on Rutherford Street SW about …Read More

Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 12-18-2014

Name CHARLES THOMAS COLE Arrest Type Felony DOB 08/27/1988 Height 5’2″ Weight 150 Arrest Date Time 2014-12-18 01:00:00 Court Case 5902014232351 Charge Description BREAKING AND OR ENTERING (F) Bond Amount 10000.00 Name JULIE ELIZABETH CLIFFORD Arrest Type Traffic DOB 06/02/1990 …Read More

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Police Seeking Robber of Charlotte 7-11

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a Charlotte 7-Eleven on Saturday. A man approached the front register of the 7-11 at 735 Westinghouse Blvd about 4:15 a.m., holding a weapon and demanding money …Read More

Police: Suspect Shot, Killed By Teen During Break-in

A person trying to break into a house in eastern Mecklenburg County was shot and killed by a 14-year-old who was there with his grandmother, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Tuesday night. The fatal shooting occurred at a two-story brick home on …Read More

Woman in NW Charlotte Shot in Back While in Her Car

A woman in northwest Charlotte was shot in the back while in a car Tuesday evening. She was taken to a local hospital. The incident happened on Northway Drive around 6 p.m. Officials confirmed that the woman, whose name has …Read More

Bicyclist Hit by Car in Uptown Charlotte

A bicyclist was injured after being struck by a car about 7 p.m. Tuesday in uptown Charlotte. The collision happened at North Tryon and Fifth streets. The vehicle was a dark sedan. Paramedics said the bicyclist was taken to the hospital …Read More

Rock Hill Felon Convicted on Drug, Gun, Theft Charges

ROCK HILL Convicted felon Toby Lamont Pugh was arrested in Rock Hill this week on several charges of gun and drug possession and theft charges. On Jan. 7, Pugh, 37, was being evicted from a Celanese Road apartment, a Rock Hill Police report …Read More

Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 12-17-2014

Name MARQUISE DELSHAWN BOYCE Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 04/25/1989 Height 5’10″ Weight 171 Arrest Date Time 2014-12-17 02:45:00 Court Case 5902014243961 Charge Description SECOND DEGREE TRESPASS Bond Amount 750.00 Name CORTNE FAHIE DIGBY Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 08/07/1985 Height 5’6″ …Read More

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Argument at Midnight Diner Leads to Shooting

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police believe a verbal argument early Monday that began at the Midnight Diner near uptown Charlotte led to a shooting nearby, leading to a car ending up on the light-rail tracks to avoid gunfire. The car crashed on the tracks …Read More

Cocaine Trafficker From Union County Sentenced to 33 Years

A cocaine trafficker known as “The Cuban” who lives in Indian Trail was sentenced to 33 years in prison Tuesday  for trafficking at least $21 million of the drug that he obtained from Mexican cartels, prosecutors said. Pedro Oscar Dieguez, a 49-year-old …Read More