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Rowan County Health Department announces positive COVID-19 Test

Rowan County Health Department officials were notified late Wednesday evening of the County’s first confirmed coronavirus case.  The Public Health Command Center is working closely…

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Rowan County Sheriff’s Office Raids Granite Quarry Arcade

In January 2020, the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office began notifying operators of suspected illegal gambling casinos, operating under the guise of arcades, that the sheriff’s…

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Registered sex offender accused of living illegally in Cabarrus

Pictured above: Rodney Albert Shearer Jr. – Picture courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On January 14, 2020, 28 year old Rodney…

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Second West Rowan Middle teacher facing child sex crime charges

Pictured above: Donovan Hernandez, Ethan Grose, and Justin Avery – Picture courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On January 12, 2020, Rowan…

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Investigators say man led multi-county chase before being shot and killed at NC Zoo

Pictured above: Troy Chase Caster – Picture courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On Monday, January 6, 2020, Rowan County Sheriff’s Office…

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Charlotte man accused of leading Rowan deputies on chase with teen in car

Pictured above: James Nickerson – Picture courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On 01/04/2020, at approximately 0930 hrs., Rowan Communications gave out…

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Rowan County Deputies searches for suspects involved in B&E

PRESS RELEASE The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office is looking for these two men involved in a breaking and entering that occurred on December 16th, 2019….

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West Rowan teacher accused of exchanging porn with student

Pictured above: Ethan Grose – Picture courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On December 22, 2019, it was reported to the Rowan…

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Quick response vehicle will improve emergency coverage in High Rock Lake area

PRESS RELEASE Rowan County Emergency Services and Millers Ferry Fire Department are pleased to announce the official Rollout of Rowan County Emergency Services EMS Division…

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Rowan deputies investigating carjacking and robbery

Picture courtesy of the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office PRESS RELEASE On 11/22/2019, the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office began investigating a Robbery/Carjacking that occurred on Courtney…

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