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Faith woman charged after tossing donated food, threatening resident

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com FAITH — A Faith resident was charged Thursday after someone spotted her tossing donated food into the street and threatening a ... Read more

23 hours ago by Shavonne Potts.

Teen charged with September robbery of cab driver

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — An East Spencer teen was charged this week with the September robbery of a Safety Taxi cab driver at ... Read more

2 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Two charged with robbery of hotel patron

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Two Salisburians were charged this week after police said a man bought a woman a hotel room and other ... Read more

2 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter (March 27): Firearms stolen from Back Creek Church Road residence

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com A man reported on Tuesday someone stole firearms from his property in the 2800 block of Back Creek Church Road, Mount ... Read more

3 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury police looking into shots fired call

SALISBURY — Salisbury police say someone fired gunshots Wednesday evening at the corner of 11th Street after receiving phone calls reporting the shooting. Police Detective ... Read more

3 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers continues what it started decades ago

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — In January, a Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers tip led to the arrest of Spencer resident Michael Paul Miller, who Rowan ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Woman reports stolen motorcycle

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com   A woman reported on Monday a motorcycle was stolen from the 200 block of Honeysuckle Lane, according to the Rowan ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Woman caught on tape rummaging through West Rowan Middle School buses

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office is looking to determine why a woman rummaged through a number of West Rowan ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Thief breaks into Spencer church gets away with sound equipment

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SPENCER — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the person who broke into a Spencer church and took off ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury man charged with assaulting common-law wife

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man was charged Tuesday with assaulting his common-law wife, who said the assault stemmed from an argument, ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury police looking for man who stole battery charger from local car dealership

SALISBURY — Salisbury police are looking for a man accused of stealing a battery charger from Ben Mynatt Nissan. The charger was pawned, said spokesman ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

How do law enforcement handle state’s coronavirus restrictions?

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Area law enforcement say they will follow executive orders implemented by Gov. Roy Cooper when it comes to enforcing ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Thieves steal cleaning supplies in high demand

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury Police are searching for two men who stole cleaning supplies from an area grocery store. One suspect has ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Rowan Sheriff’s Office investigating morning shooting into Salisbury home

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Monday morning shooting into a Salisbury home. Officials said it’s the ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Mooresville man charged with break-in, assault of homeowners

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Mooresville man was charged this weekend with breaking into a Salisbury home and beating up the occupants. The ... Read more

7 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Man found with cocaine shortly after being arrested for first-degree burglary

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man was arrested on Wednesday for felony first-degree burglary and then was charged for felony possession of ... Read more

1 week ago by Natalie Anderson.

Blotter: Thief steals catalytic converters from Woodleaf construction company

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com WOODLEAF — Carolina Construction Services reported to the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office that someone stole catalytic converters on Tuesday from vehicles ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Sheriff’s office: Salisbury fish arcade was illegal gambling casino

SALISBURY — One day after raiding the Lucky Duck Cafe, a fish arcade located on South Main Street, the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Man charged with heroin possession not jailed because of coronavirus protocol

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man was charged with heroin possession Wednesday after he was stopped for suspicion of driving while impaired. ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Sheriff’s office conducts raid at Lucky Duck fish arcade

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Rowan County Sheriff’s Office  detectives conducted a raid Wednesday at the Lucky Duck Cafe, a “fish arcade” located on ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury police charge two, intercept drugs, alcohol drop at prison

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury Police charged two people and cited another after they intercepted marijuana and alcohol that was thrown over the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Rowan man charged with assaulting friend, hitting girlfriend with vehicle

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com KANNAPOLIS — A Rowan man faces assault and drug charges after he was accused of punching his friend in the face ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury police, fire investigating early morning car fire

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury police and fire investigators are looking into an early Monday morning car fire at a local complex. “The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Salisbury party ends in shooting violence, no injuries reported

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Salisbury police say a fight at a party could’ve turned deadly Saturday morning after shots were fired amongst some ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury Police Department closes its doors to walk-ins amid coronavirus concerns

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — The Salisbury Police Department says the agency is making changes to the way it interacts with the public by ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury man assaulted after kicking roommate out of house

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man who was accused of beating up his roommate after he was asked to move out now ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Pair of assaults, rash of DWIs over the weekend

SALISBURY — Josue Jonathan Bonilla, 26, of Salisbury, was charged with misdemeanor assault inflicting serious injury on Sunday after allegedly striking another man in the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Carl Blankenship.

Husband, wife found dead after incident on Fairview Street

SALISBURY — A husband and wife are dead after what police say was domestic incident on Fairview Street. Christina Marie David-Land, 52, was found dead ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

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