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UPDATE: Suspect sought after janitor was shot at Bendix Drive hotel

SALISBURY — A janitor at Days Inn in Salisbury was shot in the leg Saturday morning during an incident at the hotel and police have ... Read more

10 hours ago by Staff Report.

Eight shootings in three days: Kannapolis Police ask for public’s help

KANNAPOLIS — Police are asking for the public’s help after eight shootings in or around the city limits and in three days without identified suspects ... Read more

24 hours ago by Staff Report.

Blotter: June 6

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com In Salisbury Police Department reports • A woman reported Thursday someone attempted to break into her home in the 600 block ... Read more

24 hours ago by Shavonne Potts.

Missing Salisbury teen found in Atlanta with registered sex offender

SALISBURY — A Salisbury teen reported missing in early May was found this week in Georgia with a registered sex offender. Jasmine Brooks, 16, was ... Read more

1 day ago by Shavonne Potts.

Man charged with damaging Salisbury Post window arrested, charged

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A man accused of throwing a rock through a Salisbury Post window and inciting a riot has been arrested. ... Read more

1 day ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: China Grove man arrested on breaking and entering, felony drug charges

By Natalie Anderson natalie.anderson@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A China Grove man was arrested on Tuesday for breaking and entering and multiple drug charges, according to the ... Read more

2 days ago by Natalie Anderson.

New charges sought for man who fired gun during protest

SALISBURY — A Kernersville man charged this weekend with firing a weapon into the air during a peaceful protest is now being sought for charges ... Read more

3 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury man wanted for vandalism of Post’s window, inciting a riot

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury man is wanted on vandalism related charges after he was seen on surveillance cameras tossing a rock ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: June 3

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com In Salisbury Police Department reports • A woman reported on Monday someone broke into her Brenner Avenue apartment and stole her ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Police: Case of mistaken identity caused downtown protest to take unexpected turn

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Downtown protests took an unexpected turn Monday night when some protestors believed they saw a man who was arrested ... Read more

4 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Two charged with using counterfeit $100 inside Lowe’s, others sought

SALISBURY — Two people were charged this weekend with using fake $100 bills at Lowe’s Home Improvement, and police say others are being sought with ... Read more

5 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Police charge pair for weapons violations during Sunday protest

SALISBURY — Two men were charged Sunday during a downtown protest that left people scattering after a man was seen firing gunshots into the air. ... Read more

6 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Man accused of using closed bank account to pay for well pump

SALISBURY — A well pump was ready for service, but a Cleveland man’s bank account was not, according to arrest warrants served Friday. Keith Erwin ... Read more

6 days ago by Josh Bergeron.

Two in custody after gunshots fired near Confederate statue

SALISBURY — Police say two people have been arrested after two to three gunshots rang out during a peaceful protest at the "Fame" Confederate monument. Read more

6 days ago by Josh Bergeron.

Salisbury business owner charged with taking more than $200,000 from mother-in-law

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury business owner who was arrested one week ago Brunswick County is accused of withdrawing over $200,000 from ... Read more

7 days ago by Shavonne Potts.

‘Say their names’ protest fills downtown with car horns, draws attention to killings of black Americans

SALISBURY — As horns from a hundred or more cars echoed through downtown Salisbury, Wanda Gaither had a message. “All of us are God’s children, ... Read more

1 week ago by Josh Bergeron.

Salisbury man charged with attempted robbery faces new charges

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY – A Salisbury man who just a few days ago was charged with attempted robbery of a convenience store and ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

More drug charges for Salisbury man wrongfully accused of murder

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A local man wrongfully accused of murder in 2018 faces felony marijuana charges after he failed to stop at ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Blotter: Woman who refused to leave Salisbury home charged with meth possession

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A woman who refused to leave a Salisbury home was charged with drug possession after she was found with ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Spencer police looking for a man accused of shooting neighbor’s cat

SPENCER — Spencer Police are looking for a man accused of shooting a neighbor’s cat and facing animal cruelty charges and a firearm violation. Police ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Cleveland man charged with animal cruelty, accused of killing three dogs

CLEVELAND — A Cleveland man was charged with three counts of animal cruelty after law enforcement determined he shot and killed his three dogs in ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Rowan man with extensive criminal history faces robbery, vehicle theft, other offenses

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A local man with an extensive criminal history faces robbery charges, vehicle theft and multiple offenses following a weekend ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

High Point teen faces additional charges in vehicle break-ins, subsequent chase

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — More details have come to light following the arrest of a High Point teen allegedly involved in numerous vehicle ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury woman charged in April fatal crash

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury woman was charged last week with misdemeanor death by vehicle nearly six weeks after a fatal crash ... Read more

1 week ago by Shavonne Potts.

Police charged two teens with vehicle break-ins, other offenses

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — Two High Point teens face multiple felony charges after they were caught breaking into vehicles in a Salisbury neighborhood. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Police: Woman reports someone spray painted, keyed her car

By Shavonne Potts shavonne.potts@salisburypost.com SALISBURY — A Salisbury woman reported on Sunday someone spray painted the inside and outside of her Ford Fusion with black ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury man who fired at sheriff’s deputies remains in serious condition

SALISBURY — A local man who allegedly fired at sheriff’s deputies during a domestic incident at his Dunns Mountain Road home remains in serious condition, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Shavonne Potts.

Salisbury man with criminal record faces laundry list of new charges

SALISBURY – A 55-year-old Salisbury man faces a series of charges for burglary, fleeing arrest, drug possession and stealing a vehicle after an incident on ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Report.

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