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Toddler Of A Parenting Blogger Shoots 17-Month Old Sister

SHELBY, N.C. – A 17-month-old girl is in the hospital after being shot by a 3-year-old boy. The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office says the call came in around 11:30 Thursday morning regarding the incident in the 100 block of Jenny …Read More

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Police Seek Car That May Have Been Involved In Shooting

CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. — Authorities are asking for the public’s help to find two cars seen near a Cleveland County smoke shop around the time that the owner was killed. Scott Davis, 43, was working at Smoker’s Etc. on Highway 74 …Read More

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Two Registered Sex Offenders Back In Jail

CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. – Two registered sex offenders were recently arrested after failing to report changes in their addresses, according to the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office. In 2005, Christopher Lee Furr, 30, was convicted of indecent liberties with a minor …Read More

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A Cleveland County sheriff’s lieutenant is without a job after he allegedly pulled a knife on a man. Allegedly the officer had parked in a handicap spot and the victim was questioning him about it. According to reports, Lt. Steve …Read More


An arrest was made in Cleveland County in a home break-in. According to police in that county, this is the second time in a matter of week that a home break-in was linked back to gang activity. Four men are …Read More

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A Rutherford County man was killed while trying to steal some car parts. According to Cleveland County police, Daniel Yount and Dawn Bradley climbed a fence at a scrap yard located along Highway 74. Their intention was to steal car …Read More

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A Cleveland County man will remain behind bars after being charged with more counts of child pornography. Police found videos of children being molested and raped in Charles Bridges’ home in Kings Mountain. Some of the children shown were as …Read More

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Charles Kevin Bridges

Law enforcement officials arrested 54 year-old Charles Kevin Bridges last Thursday for charges related to child pornography. Bridges, of Bethlehem Road in King’s Mountain, is being charged with three counts each of third-degree and second-degree exploitation of a minor. Gaston …Read More

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Murder charges against a Cleveland County man have now been dropped. Earlier this month, Kevin Lee Cole was found shot to death outside Matthew Moore’s home on Mooresboro Road. Police were charging Moore will murder, but now they say the …Read More

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Cleveland County Man Must Pay Money Back In Fraud Case

A Cleveland County man has been sentenced to 75 months in federal prison and ordered to pay $284,831 in restitution to the North Carolina Department of Commerce. The sentencing comes after the man- 41 year old Jeffrey Glenn of Shelby- …Read More

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Murder Suspect Charged

The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office booked and charged a man accused of killing another man Friday night. Matthew Anthony Moore, 26, is being charged in the shooting death of Kevin Lee Cole. The shooting happened at Moore’s home, which is …Read More

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Over 100 Pounds Of Pot Found In Home

The Cleveland County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Cleveland County man after finding 141 pounds of marijuana during a search. The Cleveland County Narcotics arrested Jose Juan Gonzalez-Martinez on Friday. The marijuana was found in his home as well as a …Read More

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