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Statesville Police: Autopsy set for Thursday after body found in crude grave

PRESS RELEASE UPDATE: Tuesday March 28, 2017: After processing and excavating the scene in the wooded area off Mahogany Rd. on Tuesday March 28th, the body of a deceased black male was discovered buried at the site. The body was transported from the scene, and an autopsy will be completed on Thursday morning at Baptist […]

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Statesville PD looking for missing person

PRESS RELEASE Statesville NC: The Statesville Police Department is currently investigating the disappearance of Darwin Lewis Turner Jr., 26 years old, black male, of Statesville NC. Darwin also goes by “D.J.”. Turner was reported as missing to the Iredell County Sherriff’s Office on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 by family members. After conducting a preliminary investigation […]

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Teen accused of taking student from school charged with kidnapping & rape

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated on March 7, 2017 a female student reported to the school resource officer at North Iredell High School that a student was leaving school with a young male in the mornings and that they would stay gone until the end of school day. During the investigation the resource officer […]

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Man jumped, beaten & robbed in Statesville

The Statesville Police Department says someone was jumped from behind and robbed while walking along Fifth Street last night. The unknown individuals beat and kicked the man, going through his pockets where they stole his cigarettes and lighter. The victim pleaded with the suspects to stop beating him, which they did before fleeing.

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Statesville PD makes arrest in B&E case

An Old Charlotte Road house in Statesville was broken-into yesterday afternoon with someone inside at the time.  The victim told police that the man started yelling, cursing and asking about a book bag when confronted.  Police arrested a David Simpson next door in their investigation, also charging him with assault on a handicapped person – […]

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MORNING NEWSCAST: Woman robbed of prescription, Council members to consider downtown grant program

A woman was pushed to the ground and robbed of her prescription in a Columbia Street incident in Statesville recently. Police say the victim got a ride from two unknown people to get her Oxycodone prescription filled and afterwards had it stolen. Investigators describe the vehicle as a newer purple Chevy Impala occupied by a […]

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Attempted Facebook sale ends in armed robbery, police warn of phone scam

A Facebook sale gone bad – this in the 1600 block of East Broad Street late Tuesday night. Statesville PD says the victim agreed to sell a PS4 gaming system to an acquaintance via the social media site. Detectives say the two met outside the victim’s place of work when the expected purchaser produced a […]

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Woman accused of stealing from in-laws

A woman arrested by the Statesville Police Department is accused of stealing and pawning items from her in-laws. Investigators say this happened over a period of more than a year-and-a-half with items including firearms turning-up missing from the St. Andrews Road address. Kristen Childress was arrested earlier this week and held under a $50,000 bond. […]

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Statesville PD: Construction site larcenies, winning scratch offs stolen

Reports of larcenies from Statesville Construction sites. At an Eastside Drive location, Statesville PD says video showed two Latino males and one Latino female enter the property eventually leaving with 25 sheets of 30 foot galvanized steel decking. Detectives describe the suspect vehicle as possibly a black Dodge Caravan and a burgundy four door pickup… […]

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Iredell Deputy fired after being accused of assault

Statesville NC: Early Sunday morning at about 4:10AM, Statesville Police officers responded to an apartment building at Mallard Creek Apartments on Simonton Rd. after a caller heard a couple outside arguing. Upon arrival, officers found a man and woman arguing outside of their apartment. Officers separated the two people and began investigating the incident. It […]

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