Undercover operation by Huntersville officers leads to drug bust

A two-month undercover operation by the Huntersville Police Department ended with a drug bust Friday. Dominique Townes, 39, was arrested in the 9800 block of Sam Furr Road. He is charged with trafficking methamphetamine by possession, trafficking methamphetamine by transportation, possession with intent to sell and deliver methamphetamine, felony possession of methamphetamine and maintaining a motor vehicle to sell a […]


CSD keeps students home in response to social media posting, says they were never in danger

DAVIDSON – On Friday morning, in response to various reports about a social media posting, and subsequent rumors about a safety threat, officials at Community School of Davidson opted to not hold classes at the CSD high school. Just after noon, the school issued the following statement: Between 6:00 and 7:00 this morning, we received the first of multiple reports […]


Huntersville police fool armed robbery suspects with phony sale

› Huntersville police say they arrested two armed-robbery suspects after using the merchandise-sales app Letgo to arrange a deal with one of the men Thursday. On Wednesday, officers responded to a reported armed robbery at a home in the 6000 block of Gilead Road, according to the Huntersville Police Department. The victim, who was not injured, told officers that he […]


Mooresville police investigate Thursday shooting

At least one person was shot in an apartment in the 1000 block of Fieldstone Drive Thursday evening, but police are offering little information. “I know there is much concern over the reported shooting last night on Fieldstone,” Mooresville Police Chief Chief Ron Campurciani said in a statement issued Friday afternoon. “Due to the sensitive nature of this matter and […]


Fatal crash victim ID’d as 56-year-old Mooresville woman

The Mooresville Police Department has identified the victim of a fatal crash Wednesday as Pamela L. Petroski, 56. Petroski’s vehicle went off Cornelius Road near Exmore Road as it was traveling east, police said. There were no other vehicles involved and Petroski was the only person in her vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene. “From the initial investigation, […]


Lincoln County SWAT team joins other departments for hostage training

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team joined officers from the Hickory Police Department, York County, S.C., and inspectors from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration in training exercises Wednesday at Christian Tours in Newton. TSA and Christian Tours organized the training so that local units could be prepared for “incidents such as hostage takeover on all […]

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