McDowell detectives need your help in two apparently unrelated motor vehicle thefts reported within the same week.
An Asheville woman was arrested and charged after an anonymous tip and surveillance footage revealed she’d stolen a debit card in Marion and made purchases in Nebo, authorities said Tuesday.
A Morganton man sentenced to 25 years in prison for a Burke County robbery and attempted murder was given an additional 20 years in McDowell in a similar case.
A Marion man was arrested on child sex charges after allegedly having inappropriate contact with a 15-year-old acquaintance, authorities said Thursday.
A Nebo man was sentenced to community service and unsupervised probation in McDowell County District Court after he was found at a school playground with a firearm when school was not in session.
Authorities said Tuesday they arrested and charged a Marion man for possessing meth after he and another person were spotted walking on the road and a deputy pulled over to chat.
UPDATE: This story has been updated to include Greggory Lowery's charges, according to the McDowell County Sheriff's Office
A man wounded in a Monday morning shooting in Nebo has died and a person who was with him during the gun battle is in custody, authorities said Wednesday afternoon.
A Leicester man was arrested and charged after allegedly borrowing and refusing to return a utility trailer, authorities said Wednesday.
VALDESE — The Burke County Sheriff’s Office has charged East Burke High School's 2016-17 teacher of the year for allegedly taking misappropriated funds, according to a BCSO press release.
Investigators with the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a man who might have information about a shooting in Nebo early Monday morning.
An Old Fort man was arrested and charged for pointing a handgun at his neighbor during a domestic dispute, authorities said Tuesday.
It wasn't the hundreds of muzzle flashes that exploded from the shooter's automatic rifles that gave away his position.
During the early-morning hours of Tuesday, Sept. 26, the culprits damaged at least 11 mailboxes on Thousand Oaks Drive, Old Greenlee Road, Toms Creek Road, Henry McCall Road and Hankins Road. There was another report of mailbox vandalism received Saturday, Sept. 30 on Wildlife Road in Nebo.