Tag Archives: kidnapping

Reginald Allen

MARSHVILLE, N.C.– The husband of a woman found dead in a car on a Marshville street has been charged with first-degree murder. Police say Reginald Leon Allen, 37, confessed to the crime. Allen lead investigators to the location of the …Read More

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Daven Teeter

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A man has been sentenced to at least 47 years in prison for sexually assaulting and robbing a Charlotte woman twice within a two-year period. The first incident occurred in April 2010 when, officials say, 23-year-old Daven Lorenzo …Read More

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Amanda Mitchem

GASTONIA, N.C. — A police officer was pulled into a woman’s car and driven around on a dangerous crash course in Gastonia Monday night. The officer said he has dealt with the woman, Amanda Mitchem, in the past and saw her …Read More

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Michael Jody George

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve found the body of a Lexington County man who had been missing for two years. Lexington County Sheriff James Metts said Monday that the body of Michael Jody George has been found in a …Read More

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Martevis Simpson

STATESVILLE, N.C. – A man wanted on kidnapping and assault charges remains at large following an incident Monday night. It happened at the victim’s house in the 300 block of South Race Street. The victim called 911 herself. She told …Read More

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Chauncey Consepcion

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A home in an upscale south Charlotte community was ransacked and a teenager pistol-whipped by the invaders, police said. Police took the suspects into custody early Friday night and the victim’s stepbrother said he believes they knew what …Read More

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Three In Custody After Gaston County Home Invasion

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. —Three people are in jail Wednesday morning after police say they burst into a man’s home, attacked him and led officers on a chase. Police say they got a call around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday from a man …Read More

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Edward Russ

BELMONT, N.C. - Police in Belmont say a gunman who was holed up inside a CVS Pharmacy has come out and surrendered to investigators. Edward Scott Russ, 46, of Gastonia, took the three employees inside the store hostage. Russ was charged …Read More

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Teen Impersonating An Officer Attempted To Strip Search Woman

KERSHAW COUNTY, S.C. - A 15-year-old impersonating a Kershaw County Sheriff’s deputy was arrested after investigators say he entered a woman’s home and demanded she strip down. Sheriff Jim Matthews says the unidentified teen is currently detained by the Department of …Read More

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Richard Dagnen

MOUNT HOLLY, N.C. – A Mount Holly man has been charged in the abduction of a 3-year-old child and it’s mother. Ricahrd Yates Dagnen, 29, of 218 Tomberlin Rd., Mount Holly, was cahrged with kidnapping, breaking and entering and assault. …Read More

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3 Kidnappings In 3 Days; Gaston County On High Alert

GASTONIA, N.C. – Police in Gastonia are working three separate kidnapping cases they believe are all connected. Gastonia Police say the first kidnapping occurred about 1:30 Saturday morning when a victim, who’d just left work, was unloading groceries from his …Read More

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2 Men Kidnapped From Church By Armed, Masked Men

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. – Two men in their 60s said they were kidnapped from a church Monday morning. Claude Burdette, 69, and Tony Patterson, 60, said they were kidnapped from Flint Grove Baptist Church in Gastonia. Around 6 a.m. Monday, …Read More

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