Tag: Burke County Sheriff’s Office

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Deputies say 4-wheeler operator shot and killed after possibly running over 2 others

PRESS RELEASE At 1:58 a.m. on July 22, 2019, Burke County 911 received a call that two persons had been run-over by a person riding…

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Deputies say woman tried turning herself in on non-existent warrant following chase

Pictured above: Tracy Brooks – Picture courtesy of the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On July 10, 2019, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Burke County…

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Investigation ongoing in Burke County officer-involved shooting

PRESS RELEASE Subsequent to an ongoing drug investigation, the Burke County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics investigators issued a no-knock search warrant for the mobile home at…

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Man reported missing in Burke may be headed for Tennessee

Pictured above: Matthew Smith – Picture courtesy of the Burke County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE The Burke County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division is seeking…

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Inmate found dead at Burke County Jail

Image above courtesy of the Burke County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On Sept. 19, 2018, Charles Bynum Hughes, age 32, of 2309 Hwy US 70…

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Arrests made in Hickory homicide investigation

PRESS RELEASE Hickory – On September 1, 2017, Hickory Police, with the assistance of the Burke County Sheriff’s Office and the Lenoir Police Department, arrested…

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District Attorney: Burke Deputy acted lawfully in Monday shooting

PRESS RELEASE Following is a statement from District Attorney David Learner pertaining to the officer-involved shooting of Jeffrey Andrew Jacobs that occurred on August 21,…

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Hickory woman sentenced for possession of stolen vehicle, habitual felon status

PRESS RELEASE Forty-nine-year-old Marijo Rudisill, of Hickory, will spend the next six years in prison after pleading guilty to possession of a stolen motor vehicle…

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Man sentenced after pillow cases used to haul stolen items

PRESS RELEASE A Lenoir man pleaded guilty as charged to breaking into and entering numerous Caldwell County homes during a two-month time period in late…

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Valdese man accused of soliciting minor via social media

PRESS RELEASE On January 31, 2017, the Burke County Sheriff`s Office Criminal Investigation Division conducted an undercover operation when it was learned that Timothy Matthew…

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