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Lincolnton

Man struck, killed by train in Lincolnton

Man struck, killed by train in LincolntonA man was struck and killed by a train early Sunday morning in Lincolnton.
  • Lincolnton
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Crime

Undercover op nets 55 grams of meth, 2 arrests

Undercover op nets 55 grams of meth, 2 arrestsAn undercover operation Monday night in Lincoln County netted a large quantity of methamphetamine and two arrests.
  • Crime
  • 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Lincolnton

Sheriff: Lincolnton man pointed rifle at deputies

Sheriff: Lincolnton man pointed rifle at deputiesA Lincolnton man was arrested Friday night, accused of pointing a rifle at Sheriff's Deputies.
  • Lincolnton
  • 7 months ago
Lincolnton

Lincolnton HS student missing

Lincolnton HS student missingLincolnton HS student missing
  • Lincolnton
  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Politics

Lincoln sheriff challenger spent time in prison

Lincoln sheriff challenger spent time in prisonIt's on the ballot this November, pitting an incumbent against a write-in candidate who spent two years in prison.
  • Politics
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Lincolnton

Lincolnton PD investigating fatal crash

Lincolnton PD investigating fatal crashThe Lincolnton Police Department is investigating a fatal crash.
  • Lincolnton
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Crime

Fifth Third Bank employee accused of embezzlement, forgery

Fifth Third Bank employee accused of embezzlement, forgeryFifth Third Bank employee accused of embezzlement, forgery
  • Crime
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Missing, runaway teen may be in Morganton

Missing, runaway teen may be in MorgantonThe Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is looking for a missing, runaway teen.
  • Local
  • 8 months ago
Lincolnton

Lincoln County woman vanished 3 months ago

Lincoln County woman vanished 3 months agoThe Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman.
  • Lincolnton
  • 8 months ago
Crime

Rock-toting thieves target tobacco stores in Denver

Rock-toting thieves target tobacco stores in DenverAuthorities in Lincoln County are investigating two early Tuesday morning tobacco store break-ins.
  • Crime
  • 8 months, 1 week ago
Traffic

NCHP investigating deadly Lincoln County crash

NCHP investigating deadly Lincoln County crashNorth Carolina Highway Patrol is investigating a deadly accident that happened late Thursday night.
  • Traffic
  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Lincolnton man arrested on child sex charge

Lincolnton man arrested on child sex chargeA man with an extensive criminal history is behind bars again, this time accused of inappropriately touching a juvenile.
  • Crime
  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Accused drug dealer busted in Lincolnton

Accused drug dealer busted in LincolntonA Shelby man, an accused drug dealer, was busted in Lincolnton Thursday following a brief vehicle and foot chase, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.
  • Crime
  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Silver Alert issued for Lincoln Co. man, 73

Silver Alert issued for Lincoln Co. man, 73The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office issued a Silver Alert Thursday morning for an elderly man.
  • Local
  • 8 months, 4 weeks ago
Crime

Pharmacy database leads to start-up meth lab bust

Pharmacy database leads to start-up meth lab bustA man found with precursor materials for a meth lab was busted by the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, authorities say, in large part due to a national pseudoephedrine-tracking system.
  • Crime
  • 9 months ago
Crime

Woman charged with embezzlement from Denver business

Woman charged with embezzlement from Denver businessA Walmart employee is facing embezzlement charges, accused of stealing of stealing thousands of dollars from the business.
  • Crime
  • 9 months ago
Crime

Narcotics officers bust meth lab in Lincolnton

Narcotics officers bust meth lab in LincolntonAn anonymous tip led narcotics officers to a meth lab in Lincolnton.
  • Crime
  • 9 months ago
Crime

Health class encourages sexual assault victim to come forward

Health class encourages sexual assault victim to come forwardThe 13-year-old alleged victim lives in New York with her family. Authorities there contacted Lincoln County officials.
  • Crime
  • 9 months, 1 week ago
Local

Lincoln Co. woman missing more than a month

Lincoln Co. woman missing more than a month The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman.
  • Local
  • 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Lincoln County reports 3-hour 911 outage

Lincoln County reports 3-hour 911 outage The 911 system in Lincoln County saw a sporadic, three-hour outage Wednesday morning.
  • Local
  • 11 months, 1 week ago
Crime

Meth lab found in Lincolnton public housing apartment

Meth lab found in Lincolnton public housing apartmentDetectives found the suspects Tuesday afternoon at an apartment in the 200 block of Mauney Drive in Lincolnton.
  • Crime
  • 1 year ago
Crime

Traffic stop yields BB gun, needles, and 3 suspects

Traffic stop yields BB gun, needles, and 3 suspectsA traffic stop in Lincoln County yielded, a BB gun, stolen id's, needles, and meth.
  • Crime
  • 1 year ago
Local

Suspect questioned in case of missing dog

Suspect questioned in case of missing dogThe German Shepherd belongs to a couple living next door to the Lincolnton property. Boh often comforts mourners visiting grave sites. He was last seen in late February.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Crime

Lincoln County man confesses to identity theft

Lincoln County man confesses to identity theftLincoln County investigators have arrested a man for identity theft.
  • Crime
  • 1 year, 2 months ago
Crime

Sheriff: Man steals $10K in jewelry from his mother

Sheriff: Man steals $10K in jewelry from his motherAuthorities in Lincoln County say a man broke into his parent's home, cracked a safe and stole items valued at more than $10,000.
  • Crime
  • 1 year, 3 months ago
Crime

Men accused of stealing 700 ft. of copper wire

Men accused of stealing 700 ft. of copper wireInvestigators say the suspects removed 740 feet of copper wire from the building, as well as a space heater. The damage and value of the property is estimated to total $15,000.
  • Crime
  • 1 year, 4 months ago
Crime

Cookout robbed in Lincoln County

Cookout robbed in Lincoln CountyPolice say an armed suspect dressed in all black shot out the glass in the window and forced his way inside of the restaurant.
  • Crime
  • 1 year, 4 months ago