A Marion man faces theft charges after allegedly stealing and pawning his father’s property while he was out of town, authorities said Thursday.
Marion Police Department is investigating an identity theft that occurred on Feb. 10, where the suspect was caught on surveillance video.
McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators are looking for two men who smashed their way into a convenience store over the weekend and made off with dozens of cartons of cigarettes.
A grand jury indicted a Burke County man in March on assault and kidnapping charges after leading McDowell deputies on a high speed pursuit in December.
In addition to arresting suspects and confiscating drugs in the multi-agency raid in three counties this week, authorities seized up to $500,000 in cash.
Authorities said Wednesday they charged a Marion woman with embezzling thousands of dollars from Bear Creek Marina & Restaurant after a two- year investigation.
What began as an investigation into a Nebo man’s drug activity has led local, regional, state and federal authorities to dozens of suspects in a massive narcotics conspiracy that spans from McDowell County to California.
A federal child porn investigation that spanned many months came to an end Tuesday when Detective Paul Alkire of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office and U.S. Homeland Security agents arrested Carl Jay Whitson, 65, of 2159 Goose Creek Road in Marion, at his residence.
A Marion man was arrested and charged with breaking into a gas station and stealing $2,300 in cash and cigarettes, according to reports.