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Cornelius PD: Stabbing suspect moved from hospital to jail

PRESS RELEASE On Tuesday, April 14, 2015, Joshua Thomas Sloop, suspect in the April 12 Stabbing Incident in Cornelius was released from Carolinas Medical Center and transported to the Mecklenburg County Jail. Sloop is currently being held on a $217,500 bond for the following charges: (2) Felony Counts of 1st Degree Burglary – $100,000 Felony […]

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SPD makes arrest in attempted armed robbery case

PRESS RELEASE UPDATE: During the course of this investigation, leads were discovered and followed up on by the Statesville Police Department’s Criminal Investigative Division, and a suspect was developed. After interviews were completed it was discovered that Michelle Green Brooks, 42 of Statesville, N.C. was the perpetrator in the video of the attempted Armed Robbery. […]

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The pictured individual is accused by the Statesville Police Department of attempting an armed robbery at the King of the Sea restaurant Friday
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Police: Woman attempted armed robbery, ran off

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: On Friday, April 13, 2015 at around 7:50 P.M., Statesville Police Officers responded to King of the Sea Restaurant in reference to a report of an attempted armed robbery. According to the employees of King of the Sea, an unknown light skinned female with a pink in color scarf covering her […]

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Michelle Rivenbark
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From the Sheriff’s Office: Larceny by employee, drug charges

PRESS RELEASE Cleaning person accused of larceny by employee Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that on Monday April 6th, Deputies received a call of stolen property from a home on McCarran Trail. Deputies responded and spoke with the home owners and learned that they were missing numerous items from inside the residence that they knew was […]

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Wrong-way driving leads to arrest

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated Sgt B. Johnson of the ACE team was traveling east on the one way portion of Chambers St. He noticed a vehicle traveling west on Chambers St going to wrong way. Sgt Johnson activated his blue lights to stop the vehicle. The car did stop, however when Johnson exited […]

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Joshua Sloop
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Cornelius Police arrest suspect in weekend home invasion

PRESS RELEASE On Sunday April 12, 2015 at approximately 0430 hours, the Cornelius Police Department responded to 20620 Willow Pond Lane in Cornelius in reference to a domestic assault. Responding officers arrived and found the suspect, Joshua Thomas Sloop, had forcibly entered the victim’s residence. Once inside, the suspect used a knife to assault the […]

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Two injured in Statesville stabbing

PRESS RELEASE On April 11, 2015, at 9:10PM, Statesville Police Officers were dispatched to 13 Short Street in reference to a disturbance call. While in route, Officers were advised that a subject on scene had been stabbed. Upon arrival, Officers located Bethany Jordan Nesbit (W/F D.O.B. 5/26/91) on the front porch with a stab wound […]

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Cornelius PD makes arrest following vehicle chase

PRESS RELEASE On Thursday, April 9, 2015 at approximately 6:46 pm, Officers with the Cornelius Police Department were involved in a vehicle pursuit with a stolen vehicle from Charlotte, NC. A Cornelius Police Officer located the stolen vehicle near Meridian Street and Catawba Avenue and attempted to initiate a traffic stop. The driver failed to […]

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Jesse Walters
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Sheriff’s Office: Rent dispute leads to stabbings

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated on April 9th at approximately 7:52pm Deputies responded to a reported Stabbing at the Little Market Basket at 5285 Taylorsville Hwy Stony Point NC 28678. When Deputies arrived they found a 42 year female has been stabbed in the right hip. Deputies located a second victim, a 32 year […]

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Mecklenburg County Manager Dena Diorio presented the agreement to Commissioners at this week's meeting.

Cornelius PD likely to handle lake patrol for Mecklenburg

If approved by the Charlotte City Council Monday, the Town of Cornelius will become responsible for patrolling Mecklenburg County’s share of Lake Norman. (AUDIO: The Town of Cornelius will provide routine patrols on the lake three hundred and sixty-five days a year, twenty-four hours a day.  A dedicated lake patrol unit will be created.). That’s the […]

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