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Statesville woman found dead along South Elm Street

PRESS RELEASE After verifying that all the appropriate notifications for family have been made, the deceased female found on Sunday morning on S. Elm St. is identified as 66 year old Marsherry Kimbrough Shuford, who lived in the 600 block of S. Green St. She was discovered lying on the street next to the curb. […]

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New arrests in Lincoln home break-in investigation

PRESS RELEASE Lincolnton, NC – A second person wanted in connection with an April 10, 2017 break-in at a residence in the 6500 block of Wingate Hill Road, Denver, NC was arrested over the weekend. Deputies had been looking for Dustin Dwight Suggs, 29, of Claremont, NC in the break-in to the residence where the […]

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Student found hanging at LKNHS has died

The student who was found hanging in a makeshift noose at Lake Norman High School earlier this month has died. Iredell County Sheriff Darren Campbell had no further details to release about the case. District spokeswoman Susie Wiberg previously said that the male student was found in a room off the school auditorium.

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Statesville attorney Eddie Gaines has died

PRESS RELEASE Statesville City Council and staff were deeply saddened this morning to learn of the death of long-time City Attorney Eddie Gaines. He has served as the City’s attorney for about 30 years. “Eddie was a tremendous friend, colleague and city attorney,” said Statesville Mayor Costi Kutteh. “His sense of humor and calm demeanor […]

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Fourteen unlocked vehicles entered, one stolen in Davidson

PRESS RELEASE On Tuesday, April 18, the Davidson Police Department responded to several breaking and entering and larceny from motor vehicle calls from the McConnell neighborhood off Davidson-Concord Road. One unknown suspect entered an unlocked entry door into an attached garage and stole a vehicle using a key which was inside that vehicle. The Davidson […]

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Lineman training school held in Statesville

Electric utilities linemen from across North Carolina have been at the Statesville Regional Airport this week for an intermediate training course. David Young is leading that effort for public utility organization ElectriCities and says there’s great need for people in the industry. (AUDIO: Please listen to the report above to hear this quote). Students this […]

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Shots fired into Statesville homes

The Statesville Police Department is investigating reports of shots fired into occupied 4th Street homes. This happened in the 1100 and 1200 blocks yesterday afternoon. Four homes were hit. There were no injuries. Police say there was some sort of running gun fight between unknown parties. Last night, there was a report of a vehicle […]

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One arrested, one wanted in Lincoln County break-in investigation

PRESS RELEASE Lincolnton, NC – One person has been arrested and another is wanted in connection with a home break-in in the 6500 block of Wingate Hill Road, Denver, NC. Deputies responded to the residence on April 10, 2017 when the homeowner returned home to find her front door closed but unlocked. Deputies cleared the […]

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Statesville looking for Airport Commission volunteers

PRESS RELEASE The City of Statesville is looking for interested citizens to serve on the Airport Commission.  This is a nine-member commission, with seven members and one City Council member appointed by City Council and one Iredell County Commissioner appointed by the Iredell County Commission. The Airport Commission recommends broad policies that affect the care […]

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Statesville business owner accused of armed robbery says he’s innocent

The owner of Statesville’s SonRise Cafe has spoken with WSIC after being accused by the Police Department of committing armed robbery in his parking lot. Investigators say Gerald Kale’s son was meeting with someone about bonds that had been found in a storage unit purchased by that individual. Kale says he pulled out a gun, […]

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