Tag Archives: Salisbury NC

Police Searching For Woman Who Stole Purse, Used ATM Card

SALISBURY, N.C. – Police in Salisbury are looking for a person they say stole a pocketbook from South Lexington Elementary School in Lexington and then used the victim’s debit card to withdraw money from a credit union. The incident was reported …Read More

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Armed Robber Shot, Killed By Off-Duty Officer

SALISBURY, N.C. — An off-duty deputy shot and killed a man during an attempted robbery Tuesday at the China Buffet on North Arlington Street in Salisbury, according to the Salisbury Police Department. The man entered the restaurant attempting to rob the …Read More

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Salisbury Post Office Evacuated For "Suspicious Package"

SALISBURY, N.C. – The main US Post Office was evacuated in Salisbury after a suspicious package was reported Wednesday. Around 1:30 p.m., a customer at the post office on E. Innes Street said that a package, which did not have a return address, looked suspicious and showed it …Read More

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Teen In Custody After Salisbury High School Shooting

SALISBURY, N.C. — Police have arrested a teen and charged him in the shooting of a Salisbury High School student. Officers arrested 17-year-old Da-Jaun Russell at a family member’s house just after 10 p.m. Monday and took him into custody without …Read More

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Shooting At Salisbury High School Sends 1 Student To Hospital

SALISBURY, N.C. – Salisbury Police are investigating a shooting at Salisbury High School on Monday. Police say a shooting occurred in the area of the gymnasium, behind the high school, after classes dismissed for the day, around 3 p.m. Authorities …Read More

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Reward Increased In Missing Erica Parsons Case

SALISBURY, N.C. — The FBI is offering an additional $25,000 reward in connection to the Erica Parsons case. The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office was already offering $10,000 in the case. Thursday marks six months since the teen was reported missing by …Read More

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Police Think Cook Out Restaurant Robberies May Be Linked

SALSIBURY, N.C. — A Cook Out restaurant in Salisbury was robbed around 6:30 a.m. Saturday, according to the Salisbury Police Department. The robber shot through the glass of the business on East Innes Street and gained entry, according to officials. He …Read More

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Local Law Enforcement Searching For Escaped Inmate

SALISBURY, N.C. – Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement officers are searching for an inmate who escaped Monday morning from Piedmont Correctional Institution in Salisbury. Prison officials discovered 27-year-old Jonathan Dixon missing from the prison’s minimum–security unit during …Read More

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Routine Traffic Stop Yeilds One-Pot Meth Lab

SALISBURY, N.C. — A Cabarrus County woman is facing methamphetamine charges after the car she was riding in was pulled over near Salisbury. Lindy Christie Pistone, 36, of Concord was a passenger in a car that was stopped Tuesday on U.S. …Read More

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Police Searching For Gunman In Driveby Shooting

SALISBURY, N.C. — Salisbury police are searching for a gunman after an overnight drive-by shooting. Investigators said they responded to a call reporting shots fired and found someone dead in their car at the intersection of Old Wilkesboro Road and Brenner …Read More

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Elderly Rowan Co. Man Found Murdered, His Daughter Severely Injured

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — Rowan County Sheriff’s deputies are conducting a death investigating after an elderly man was found dead and his daughter injured at a home on River Road east of Salisbury. Investigators said a family member arrived at the …Read More

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Violence Breaks Out On College Campus; Two Injured By Gunfire

SALISBURY, N.C. – Livingstone College officials say two students were shot on campus late Saturday night. The students were outside the campus events center after a pre-homecoming scholarship fundraising event when a fight broke out in the center, according to the college. …Read More

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