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Moped driver dead after being thrown from moped, hit by passing vehicle

PRESS RELEASE On Wednesday, 28 August 2019 at approximately 6:35 a.m., the NC State Highway Patrol responded to and is investigating a fatal collision in…

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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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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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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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Morganton man who crashed trying to pass Trooper sentenced

PRESS RELEASE Charles Edward O’Neil, 46, of Morganton, was given an active prison term of three to five years for fleeing to elude arrest and…

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