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Deputies: Man’s stop at grocery store nets arrest

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that on 8-18-15 Lt. C.L. Stone of the Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Team observed Shannon Snook, 35, of Statesville sitting in the driver’s seat of a 2005 Suzuki in the parking lot of Food Lion on Davie Ave. As soon as Stone parked his patrol car Snook exited the vehicle […]

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Sheriffs Office makes arrest following undercover drug operation

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated: A drug investigation concluded on August 19, 2015, into the illegal sale of Cocaine, a Schedule II controlled substance, in the Statesville area by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Investigation Unit with the assistance of the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation with the arrest of Jose Stefano […]

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Shawn Fuller with his two boys.
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Sheriff’s Office: Father accused of killing 3 & 4 year-old sons has died

The man accused by the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office of killing his three and four year-old sons before shooting himself has died from his injuries, according to law enforcement. The Sheriff’s Office indicated that Fuller died at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte sometime between Wednesday night and Thursday morning as a result of complications from […]

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Commissioners weigh affects of potential tax redistribution

Iredell County Commissioners met this week, discussing a state proposal to re-distribute sales tax revenue. Currently, most of that money stays were it’s spent. (AUDIO)“Sales tax revenues are projected to increase closer to 4.8% …so the impact on us is exacerbated “ Board chair James Mallory. The board took no action on the matter. Board […]

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Group seeks to establish Mooresville homeless shelter

Preferring to act on their faith rather than just talk about it, a group of Mooresville women is working to establish a homeless shelter – something the town currently doesn’t have. (AUDIO)“What were trying to do is provide emergency temporary housing for women and children in the beginning and then several years down the road, […]

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Transportation board approves plan with tolls

The Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning board last night approved its transportation improvement plan, which includes toll lanes for I-77. Kurt Naas with anti-toll group Widen I-77 sees this as no surprise, and looks to their lawsuit to end the project. (AUDIO).“We think it’s never too late to do the right thing. Individuals and business and […]

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Iredell man accused of rape in Ohio cold cases

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated On August 14, 2015 Deputy David Price and Deputy Craig Bess from the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit arrested Carlin Powell in reference to outstanding warrants from the state of Ohio. Powell is also a registered sex offender who was living in Iredell County.  Deputy Price was […]

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Statesville approves new Airport Commission members

Statesville City Council members voted five-three this week to expand the Airport Commission by two members. According to an e-mail from spokeswoman Nancy Davis, one person will represent a major tenant, the other will be a city resident with considerable knowledge or expertise. Jap Johnson, Roy West and Arnold Watt voted no. According to Davis’ […]

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Schools still awaiting state budget

Less than a week until the first day of school, and local officials are still waiting on a state budget. Iredell-Statesville Schools Chief Financial Officer Melissa Wike says staffing is the biggest challenge – not knowing how many teachers can be afforded. The district is leaving as many vacancies as possible until it knows what […]

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Shawn Fuller with his two boys.
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Over one week later, few developments in murder of 3 & 4 year-olds

It’s been over a week since the tragic killing of three and four year old brothers at a Trent Road address in Statesville. Iredell Sheriff Darren Campbell says their father Shawn Fuller is still not recovered to the point where he can speak with investigators. Fuller is accused of killing his sons before trying to […]

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