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November 26, 2020

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Salisbury Police ready to roll out regional crime center before end of the year

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A month ago, five people were arrested in connection to a drive-by shooting at the corner of Institute and ... Read more

10 hours ago by Shavonne Potts.

Man charged with failing to register as sex offender

SALISBURY — A local man was charged with violating the sex offender registry guidelines that require him to register his home address and other information ... Read more

22 hours ago by Shavonne Potts.

Police say DNA evidence ties Salisbury man to bank robbery attempt

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man previously charged in a fish arcade robbery has been tied to an attempted robbery of Bank ... Read more

24 hours ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury Police receive grant for social justice, racial equity training

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Salisbury Police Department plans to put newly received grant funds from the Duke Energy Foundation toward social justice ... Read more

1 day ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Salisbury man charged faces marijuana charge after being served with unrelated warrant

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man added a new charge to those he’s facing when police served him with a new warrant. ... Read more

1 day ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Sheriff’s Office investigating arson at storage unit housing Royce Apparel Inc. merchandise

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Rowan investigators are now looking into who set fire to a storage unit that houses products for a local ... Read more

2 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Sheriff’s Office looking for white pickup caught vandalizing schools, church

WOODLEAF — Rowan County Sheriff’s Office investigators are looking for a white Dodge pickup whose driver caused damaged at West Rowan middle and high school ... Read more

2 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Former Salisbury High teacher faces additional sex offense charges

SALISBURY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office says it has brought additional sex offenses charges against a former Salisbury High School teacher after discovering a ... Read more

2 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Police: Several weekend overdoses possibly result of ‘bad batch’ of drugs

SALISBURY — In one of eight such incidents over the weekend, local firefighters had to break the window of a vehicle after a man was ... Read more

3 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Davie County Social Services employee faces assault, child abuse charges

CHINA GROVE — A Davie County Social Services employee was charged this weekend with assault following a disturbance call at her China Grove home. The ... Read more

3 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Man charged with stealing $600 in pallets, 10 boxes of clothing

SALISBURY – A Kannapolis man has been charged in connection to a previously reported theft of boxes of T-shirts and wood pallets. Robert Williams, 59, ... Read more

4 days ago by Carl Blankenship.

Blotter: Apparel company reports theft of T-shirts from storage unit

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — An apparel company has for the third time been the victim of theft after someone stole 10 boxes of ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Sheriff’s Office: Woodleaf man robbed at knifepoint after giving woman place to stay

WOODLEAF — A man who gave a 32-year-old woman a place to stay was robbed at knifepoint Wednesday. The woman accused of robbing him was arrested ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury man charged with theft following vehicle chase

SALISBURY — A Salisbury man became the second person charged this week with vehicle break-ins following a chase that began in Rockwell. The Rowan County ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Homeowner discovers WWII tank shell in garage

SALISBURY — The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office bomb squad was called to a Salisbury home Wednesday after the owner discovered a World War II tank ... Read more

7 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Rowan Sheriff’s Office: Suspect sought in Rockwell church vandalism

ROCKWELL — Rowan County Sheriff’s Office investigators say someone spray painted a strange message on the door of a local church’s recreation center. Investigators are ... Read more

7 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Third person charged in Gold Hill robbery

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Rowan County investigators charged a third person in connection with the robbery of a Gold Hill man after an ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Rowan Sheriff’s Office: No students victimized by teacher charged with sex offense

SALISBURY — Rowan County Sheriff’s Office investigators say they’re reassuring worried parents following the arrest of former Salisbury High School teacher Jason Carpintero, who is ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Kannapolis police investigating shooting death of teen

KANNAPOLIS — Police investigators say they’re trying to determine who shot and killed 17-year-old Jaiden Yates last week. On Friday, police received a call around ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Two face charges after golf cart theft in Enochville

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com ENOCHVILLE — A reported golf cart theft ended on Sassy Lane Tuesday with criminal charges and several citizens detaining a man ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Former Salisbury High teacher charged with indecent liberties with a child

SALISBURY — A former Salisbury High School teacher has been charged with a sex offense against a minor, according to an arrest warrant. The Rowan ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Homeless man charged with breaking into Kannapolis church

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A homeless man caught breaking into a Kannapolis church admitted to breaking into the church once before, according to ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury pair accused of beating, robbing Gold Hill man

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com GOLD HILL — A Salisbury man and woman face felony charges after they were accused of beating up and robbing a ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Woman robbed after offering help

SALISBURY — A Salisbury woman was robbed Saturday after offering to pay for some gas for some people who asked. Salisbury Police said victim was ... Read more

1 week ago by Carl Blankenship.

Concord Police say China Grove man killed in standoff at Discount Tire store

CONCORD — Police say a China Grove man was shot and killed Saturday while working at Discount Tire at 575 Dickens Place NE in Concord. ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Blotter: Man arrested for trafficking of meth, other charges

SALISBURY — A Salisbury man is being held on a $100,000 bond after being charged Sunday for felony trafficking of methamphetamine and other crimes. Kenneth ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ben Stansell.

Blotter: Nov. 13

In Rowan County Sheriff’s Office reports: • Michelle Karen Gomon, 32, was arrested on a misdemeanor charge of concealment of merchandise at the 100 block ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Natalie Anderson.

Blotter: Nov. 13

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com In Rowan County Sheriff’s Office reports • A man reported on Monday someone stole his firearm from his vehicle while parked ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

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