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Fall Festival fun coming to Kannapolis
KANNAPOLIS – Join the City of Kannapolis at the Fall Festival from 3-6:30 p.m., this Saturday, Oct. 20, for a day of family fun at Village Park.
Driver killed after car ran into ditch, hit multiple trees, police say
A 22-year-old man was ejected from a car and killed in northwest Charlotte early Wednesday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.Diondre Price was driving a Kia sedan on Bellhaven Boulevard, near the intersection with Mount Holly-Huntersville Road, around 1:30 a.m. when the car started to run off the r
NORTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY PATROL TROOPER SHOT KILLED: NC state trooper shot, killed during traffic stop; suspect in custody
COLUMBUS COUNTY, N.C.- A North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper was shot and killed early Wednesday while conducting a traffic stop in the southeastern part of the state, according to the Department of Public Safety.
Concord police seek assistance in identifying Breakfastime restaurant burglar
Breakfast Time Burglary Security FootageThe Concord Police Department is asking for help identifying the suspect shown below who is responsible for multiple burglaries that have occurred at Breakfast Time restaurants located at 1170 Copperfield Blvd NE and 750 Cabarrus Avenue West in Concord.Posted
USDA LAZY 5 RANCH WELFARE VIOLATIONS: Federal government accuses Lazy 5 Ranch owner of dozens of animal welfare violations
MOORESVILLE, N.C.- The federal government has cited a Mooresville exotic animal park with dozens of violations for failing to properly care for several of its animals, according to theStatesville Record and Landmark.
Fatal motorcycle crash in Iredell County
IREDELL COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - Law enforcement has confirmed that a motorcycle accident took place in Iredell County this afternoon.Officers are currently on the scene off of the 400 block of Mountain View Rd.The crash is still under investigation and no further information has been released at this ti
Davidson County woman assaults worker with shovel as he repossesses vehicle, deputies say
DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — At about 7 a.m., deputies responded to a disturbance and assault report at the 200 block of Landsdowne Place, according to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office.
Wanted sex offender found in Connecticut
Shanna Shamania JonesA registered sex offender that was wanted in Rowan County was apprehended in Connecticut.The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office said Shanna Shamania Jones has been arrested after failing to notify the sheriff of a change of address. She will be brought back to Rowan County to face he
Feds target Lazy 5 Ranch
The U.S. Department of Agriculture filed an administrative complaint last month citing the owner of Lazy 5 Ranch, Henry Hampton, with more than 50 violations of the Animal Welfare Act.
OFF DUTY OFFICER SPOTS SUSPECT WALKING DOWN STREET: Off-duty officer spots kidnapping suspect walking down street in Gastonia
Deputies said Reginald Aaron Ballard, 42, eluded officers in September after he kidnapped a Lincolnton woman and forced her to drive to a bank and attempt to withdraw $5,000.
ROWAN COUNTY INFECTION: Rowan Co. school officials confirm 2 suspected cases of highly contagious infection
ROWAN COUNTY, N.C.- Rowan-Salisbury school officials confirmed they are looking into two suspected cases of impetigo, a highly contagious bacterial infection.
Authorities Searching For China Grove Man Accused Of Stabbing Girlfriend Multiple Times - WCCB Charlotte
Deputies were called to a home on Thunder Road on October 14th in reference to a stabbing. A 28-year-old woman was found at the home suffering from multiple stab wounds, including an injury to her neck, according to a news release.
Concord local to join other legends in NC Music Hall of Fame
Ramseur will join the ranks of Eric Church, Earl Scruggs, James Taylor, Doc Watson, Randy Travis and many others when he is inducted into the North Carolina Hall of Fame in Kannapolis during a ceremony Thursday.
Police: Child hit by car in northeast Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY)- Charlotte Mecklenburg Police say a child was seriously injured after being hit by a car in northeast Charlotte.The accident occurred around 5:20 p.m. at Grier Rd. and Old Concord Rd. Police say the caller reported that it was a child who was struck.Medic confirms that th
Four arrested after police chase in Winston-Salem. One suspect is accused of robbing and hitting delivery woman with a board
The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. when investigators saw Michael Patrick Sneed, 18, of Swaim Road, who was wanted for robbery with a dangerous weapon, police said.
Body found off Interstate 77 in Huntersville, police investigating
Our Engine 1 is responding to a ‘Check the welfare’ of a subject down, I-77 Southbound ramp to Gilead Road (Exit 23), Use caution in the area & yield to any responding units.#MoveOver#CLTtraffic— Huntersville Fire (@Huntersville_FD)October 14, 2018
Police searching for man accused of stabbing girlfriend in Rowan County
ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - Deputies are searching for a man accused of stabbing his girlfriend in China Grove late Sunday night.Officials with the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office say they responded to the scene in the 100 block of Thunder Road and discovered a 28-year-old female suffering from several
Second person charged, accused of helping suspect after fatal shooting in Fort Mill
FORT MILL, SC (WBTV) - A second person has been arrested on charges connected to a homicide investigation in Fort Mill.The fatal shooting happened on September 7, near the intersection of Sanders Street and Tom Hall Street. Police say the victim, 22-year-old De'Mon Davis, got into an argument with 2
North Carolina mom threw baby on ground after being denied beer, police say
Policetold CBS17that Kyesha Sherell Willis, 29, went to a neighbor's house on Saturday and demanded a beer. When she couldn't get one, she became angry and threw her son to the ground, police say.
Manhunt is on for inmate who escaped from a North Carolina prison on Sunday
A 44-year-oldinmate escaped Sundayfrom a minimum-security prison near Fayetteville, North Carolina, according to the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.Prison officials said in a press release that Cul Jones was reported missing Sunday at about 7:45 p.m. fromHoke Correctional Institution in