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Fire Department: South Statesville arsons appear connected

Investigation of three recent south Statesville fires continues. According to an e-mail from Deputy Fire Chief Gary Styers, the three appear to be connected from the Fire Department’s viewpoint. The Statesville Police Department is investigating all three as arson. Two of those fires happened Sunday on Newbern Avenue. The other happened Friday morning on Fifth […]

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Police: Woman identified in case of stolen credit cards

PRESS RELEASE UPDATE: Tuesday February 28, 2017, As a result of the recent media exposure, the Statesville Police Department received numerous tips about the identity of the person depicted in this media release. The identity of the suspect has now been confirmed by Investigators. The investigation can now move forward and hopefully the suspects that […]

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Sheriff’s Office: $33,000 seized during I-77 traffic stop

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren E. Campbell stated: On Thursday February 23, 2017 members of the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Interstate Criminal Enforcement (ICE)Team stopped a West Virginia registered Hyundai Sonata rental car traveling south on Interstate 77 near the Tomlin Mill Road Exit for traffic violations. While speaking with the occupants of the vehicle, deputies […]

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SPD: Arson investigations underway, grease gun mistaken for actual gun in “armed robbery”

This weekend’s three south Statesville fires are all being investigated as arson. The Statesville Police Department listed all as cases of note in a regular e-mail sent to media this morning. The first occurred Friday on Fifth Street. The other two occurred yesterday on Newbern Avenue. Police say witnesses reported seeing five or six black […]

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Two accused of trafficking heroin in east Iredell

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren E. Campbell stated: On Friday February 24, 2017 members of the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Investigation Unit, and the SERT Team executed a search warrant at 179 Jeremy Lane. Narcotics Investigators located 4.4 grams of Heroin, a loaded 40 caliber pistol and over 1000.00 dollars. This investigation into the sales […]

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Contractor team member accused of stealing $52,000 of jewelry

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that on Tuesday, the 22nd day of February 2017 a victim reported a larceny of jewelry on Ivy Hollow Ln in Mooresville. There were several rings and a tennis bracelet stolen from the master bedroom of the residence. The jewelry had an appraised value of $52,400.00 Deputies responded and […]

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SPD: Credit cards used at various locations shortly after theft

PRESS RELEASE Around 12:30 AM on 1/25/17, a male victim was assaulted and robbed by 2 unknown black male suspects at the Kangaroo Express located at 1542 Salisbury Highway. Shortly afterwards, the victim’s credit cards were used at various locations in the city. The white female in the attached pictures used several of the victim’s […]

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Third south Statesville house fire reported in three days

The Statesville Fire Department is fighting its third south Statesville blaze in the same amount of days. Deputy Fire Chief Gary Styers tells WSIC in a communication that the fire is at the corner of Wilson Lee Boulevard and New Bern Avenue.  He says the fire appears to be a small one that started outside […]

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Vacant Statesville home considered total loss after fire

A vacant Newbern Avenue residence in Statesville is said to be a total loss following a fire early Sunday afternoon. Statesville Fire Department Battalion Chief Andy Weatherman says crews were called around 12:15 and arrived to find heavy fire showing from the rear of the structure.  The cause is under investigation.  There were no injuries. […]

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One injured in Iredell hot air balloon landing

One person was injured when a hot air balloon landed in the 300 block of Cool Springs Road Friday. Cool Springs Volunteer Fire Department Assistant Chief Thomas Gross says the pilot was standing in such a way that caused his ankle to pop during the landing.  He stressed that the incident was not actually a […]

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