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Police: Statesville chase topped 100 MPH

A woman arrested by the Statesville Police Department is accused of leading an officer on a chase reaching about 105 miles per hour yesterday morning. Investigators say the officer tried to stop the vehicle after learning it was stolen. The chase was terminated due to safety, but police say the occupants fled on foot after […]

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Statesville Technical Review Committee to review plans for business additions

A busy slate for Statesville’s Technical Review Committee when it meets Wednesday. On the agenda are additions for the Turnersburg Highway United Federal Credit Union and the North Pointe Boulevard Aldi. The board will also discuss a site plan for the new Iredell County public safety building on Bristol Road. That meeting set for 9:00 […]

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Six facing drug charges after search warrant executed at Statesville home

Six people are facing drug charges after the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a Wall Street residence in Statesville today. Captain Bill Hamby says investigators had been watching the home for about two weeks and with some other evidence obtained a search warrant. The raid was planned for yesterday, but the […]

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Rowan Sheriff’s Office releases information on man accused in Iredell chases

FROM PRESS RELEASE At about 8:20am this morning, Deputies from the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to 2335 Phifer Rd., Cleveland, NC to respond to what was initially reported by the caller to be a home invasion. Deputies arrived on the scene and met with the caller, Harley Joe Dalton, of the 2335 Phifer […]

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Iredell student dies following asthma attack

A Cool Spring Elementary student died following an asthma attack over spring break. Iredell-Statesville Schools confirming the news that a student by the name of Savannah had passed away. People have been offering condolences on social media via the PTO’s Facebook Page.

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Man accused of leading deputies on two Iredell chases

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell states that today, April 26th at 12:14 pm Deputies from the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office were tracking an individual wanted for a home invasion from a neighboring county. While Detectives were surveilling the suspect he became mobile in the Statesville area. Deputies attempted to stop the wanted suspect on Turnersburg […]

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Card phishing device found at Statesville gas station

An electronic phishing device was found at a Statesville gas station recently. Investigators with the Police Department say this was at the Salisbury Road Fast Express. A pump technician made the find. It was described to us as an electronic card reading device with transmitter inside the gas pump, connected to the machine. These devices, […]

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Lake Norman Chamber meets with firm reviewing toll contract

Representatives with the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce recently sat down with the advisory firm selected to review the NCDOT toll contract. Chamber President Bill Russell wrote in a letter to members that Mercator Advisors will be reviewing all possible alternatives to the contract. This includes everything from outright cancelation to possible discount strategies for […]

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Jiceri Tucker and Tykeydris Norris - Pictures courtesy of the Statesville Police Department

Statesville Police: One arrested, one wanted in Brevard Street shooting investigation

UPDATE Investigators have identified the victim in this case as Decree Shondale Moss, a 22-year-old Statesville resident.  He remains hospitalized.  Moss is said to be in stable condition and is expected to recover. PRESS RELEASE UPDATE: Tuesday April 25, 2017 : Norris was arrested in Troutman early this morning just before 2AM at a residence on […]

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Statesville escapes major problems from continued rainfall

Statesville has seen more than 3.5 inches of rain in the last two days according to US Geological Survey data.  That’s slightly higher than amounts measured in Mooresville and Cornelius, but not as much as some locations to the east like parts of Greensboro and Burlington.  As of yesterday evening, the Statesville Police Department was […]

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