Tag: Catawba County Sheriff’s Office

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Man accused of arson, killing pets arrested in Statesville

A man accused of arson, kidnapping and cruelty to animals by the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office was arrested in Statesville today. Investigators say Gregory Carson…

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Hickory man sentenced for trafficking cocaine

PRESS RELEASE Christopher Markel Propst, 29, of Hickory, will spend 35 to 51 months in prison after pleading guilty to trafficking cocaine by sale during…

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DA completes review of Catawba officer-involved shooting

PRESS RELEASE On November 28, 2016, Mr. Irecas Rayshion Valentine, 41, was killed in Hickory by a Catawba County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) Narcotics Investigator. The…

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Newton man gets 38 years in stabbing case

PRESS RELEASE Kevin Jamal Haqq, 38, of Newton, will spend 38 years in prison after a Catawba County jury found him guilty of second-degree murder…

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Catawba County man gets 17 years in beating death of wife

PRESS RELEASE A Hickory man will serve at least 17 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder for the November 2013 beating death…

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Investigation continues in Catawba officer-involved shooting

PRESS RELEASE HICKORY – Agents with the SBI are continuing to investigate the deputy-involved shooting that occurred in Hickory on Monday. The SBI hopes to…

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State investigation requested in Catawba officer-involved shooting

PRESS RELEASE HICKORY – On Monday, November 28 at 4:20 p.m., the Catawba County Sheriff’s Office requested the assistance of the Hickory Police Department (HPD)…

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Man accused of stealing $2600+ of karate gear

PRESS RELEASE Sheriff Darren Campbell stated that the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office received a report for a a breaking and entering to a motor vehicle…

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21-year sentence handed-down for methamphetamine trafficker in Statesville courtroom

PRESS RELEASE STATESVILLE, N.C. – U.S. District Judge Richard L. Voorhees sentenced yesterday Eduardo Trejo-Munoz, a/k/a “Lalo,” 24, of Hickory, N.C., to 262 months in…

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SWAT gear stolen from Lincoln deputy

PRESS RELEASE Lincolnton, NC – Duty firearms and SWAT turn-out gear were stolen from the patrol car of a Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant who…

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