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Leonard Hayes
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Man accused of sexual acts against child

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated: A report was filed with the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office on March 31, 2015 in reference to the sexual assault of a child in northern Iredell County. The child disclosed to a parent that Leonard Jay Hayes had committed lewd acts with her during the period of time between […]

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MPD looking for wanted sex offender

PRESS RELEASE MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Mooresville Police Department is seeking information to locate and arrest Matthew Lee Coulter for two counts of indecent liberties with a minor and failing to register as a sex offender. Anyone with information regarding the location of Matthew Coulter is asked to call the Mooresville Police Department at 704-664-3311 or […]

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FBI to train local officers on mass shootings

PRESS RELEASE The Charlotte Division of the FBI in partnership with the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office will host the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) program. ALERRT, developed and housed at Texas State University, is part of the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) VALOR program. ALERRT has trained more than 60,000 law enforcement first responders […]

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Gerald Summers
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Sheriff’s Office: Suspect had sex with girlfriend’s child

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated The Iredell County Sheriff’s Office received a report from Iredell County Department of Social Services in which the mother of an 11 year child reported that her daughter was touched inappropriately by the mother’s boyfriend. The report was sent to the Sheriff’s Office and The Special Victims Unit began […]

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Clerk of court warns of phone scam

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC – It appears that scammers are again impersonating (so to speak) local law enforcement and court officials to get personal information from citizens in Iredell County and other counties in North Carolina. Iredell County Clerk of Superior Court Jim Mixson reports that in the latest scam, that on May 4, 2015 […]

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SPD seeks to ID suspects in battery theft

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: On Friday, April 24th around 5:00 P.M., Statesville Police responded to a report of shoplifting at Walmart that had occurred about an hour earlier. Officers were told that a white male had entered the store around 3:30 P.M. and was wearing camouflage pants and a camouflage hat. This male subject then […]

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Sean Bjork
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Drug charges issued following traffic stop

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that on May-01-2015 Lt. C.L. Stone of the Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Team conducted a traffic stop on a 1997 Chevrolet Lumina on N. Center St. due to the registration plate displayed being fictitious. Stone spoke to the driver, Ricky L. Frenette, 50, of Mooresville, and advised him of the […]

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Top headlines: Judge rules Rowan prayer un-constitutional, life sentence issued, officer recovering

Rowan Prayers ruled un-constitutional A federal judge ruled today (Monday) that Rowan County Commissioners were violating the constitution when they offered prayers in the name of Jesus. The ruling from US District Judge James Beaty took issue with the practice of only having Commissioners provide the prayers and directing citizens to stand and pray as […]

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Life sentence issued in Statesville courtroom

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. – Today, a federal judge sentenced Martin Martinez Saldana, 44, of West Jefferson, N.C., to life in prison on conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a short-barreled shotgun charges, announced Jill Westmoreland Rose, Acting U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina. […]

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Acquila Cain Junior
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Police: Suspect found hiding in attic

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: At about 7:00PM on Saturday May 2nd, 2015, The Statesville Police Department received information that a wanted person, Acquilla Cain was at 639 Harrison St. Preliminary information was received that Cain was possibly armed, and may have possibly been holding a female against her will inside the residence. Officers responded, and […]

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