Stolen motorcycle possibly spotted in Old Fort

This 2005 multicolored Harley-Davidson motorcycle was reported stolen from Burlington and may have been spotted in Old Fort.


McDowell County sheriff’s deputies have received information that a motorcycle stolen from another county has possibly been spotted in Old Fort.

Larry Pruitt, of Burlington, reported on Monday, Jan. 22 that someone took the multicolored 2005 Harley-Davidson custom motorcycle, valued at $8,000, from his property in Alamance County.

Deputy Michelle Franklin received information on Thursday morning, Feb. 1 that the bike had possibly been spotted on Silvers-Welch Road in Old Fort.

Anyone with information concerning the motorcycle or suspect is asked to call the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office at 652-2235 or McDowell County Crime Stoppers at 65-CRIME (652-7463). Now, you can also text your tips to Crime Stoppers. Text MCDOWELLTIPS and your information to 274637 (CRIMES). With Crime Stoppers, your identity remains anonymous, and you could r

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