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2 Charged In Connection To Death Of 15-Month Old Girl

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Two people have been arrested in connection with the death of 15-month-old Kannapolis girl who died in January, police said.  An autopsy report released May 21 revealed Malaya Heun died from injuries consistent with battered child syndrome. Police said Heun …Read More

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Woman Arrested After Selling Drugs To Undercover Officer

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Police arrested a woman for selling prescription drugs to undercover officers. Investigators say Glenda Deese sold oxycodone and hydrocodone to undercover officers on several occasions in December and January. She has been charged with four counts of …Read More

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Child Porn Charges For A Kannapolis Man Thanks To NCMEC

KANNAPOLIS — A Kannapolis man is facing felony charges for having child pornography after detectives say they found around a dozen images of minors on his computer. This week police served an arrest warrant on 26-year-old Aaron Campbell on a street …Read More

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Sex Offender Failed To Register; Warrant Issued

CABARRUS COUNTY, N.C. – The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a sex offender who failed to register his home address following a move. Authorities have issued an arrest warrant for Steven Louis Wallace, Jr., 37. Wallace is registered sex …Read More

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Babysitter Charged With Child Abuse After Toddler Sustained Severe Burns

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – A Kannapolis woman has been arrested after police say she severely burned a two-year-old child who she was babysitting. According to police, officers were called to Carolinas Medical Center-Kannapolis last Wednesday to the report of a young girl …Read More

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Concord Police Searching For Sex Offender Believed To Be In Area

CONCORD, N.C. – The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office has obtained a warrant for a wanted registered sex offender. Monday morning, the Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office announced they’re looking for 41-year-old Jessie James Farris. Authorities say Farris is a registered sex …Read More

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Man Sentenced In Death Of Roommate

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — A Kannapolis man will spend the next 25 years in prison for killing his roommate. Jasper Whitman pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. Prosecutors say he stabbed Davis Gilyard to death in 2012 and then stuffed the man’s body …Read More

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Child Sex Charges For A Kannapolis Man

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — A Kannapolis man is facing child sex charges. Police said David Rogers had sex with the same girl three times between 2010 and 2011. They said she was younger than 13 at the time. Officers told the Independent …Read More

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Man Fired Handgun At His Son; Charges Filed

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — A man was arrested in Kannapolis after his son reported he fired a handgun at him, according to Kannapolis Police Department. John David Rogers, 68, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. When …Read More

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Police In Kannapolis Search For Missing Teen

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. —Authorities in Kannapolis are looking for a 15-year-old girl who has been missing since earlier this month. Police said Arissa Burris was last seen near South Cannon Boulevard and Cloverleaf Plaza in Kannapolis. Burris is described as a …Read More

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Man Facing Drug Charges In Two Separate Counties

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. – A two-month investigation led to the arrest of a man for multiple methamphetamine charges across two counties. The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office began investigating Jessie Don Woodhull in early August, when deputies say his mobile methamphetamine lab …Read More

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Man Robbed Convenience Store At Knife Point

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — Officer arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery Saturday at a convenience store in Kannapolis, according to the Kannapolis Police Department. The clerk at the Lane Street Express Food Mart reported at 9:30 p.m. a man …Read More

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