A former store manager was arrested and charged after allegedly embezzling almost $17,000 from her employer for over three months, authorities said Friday.
A Marion duo was arrested and charged after deputies and U.S. Marshals found stolen items from a Black Mountain residence as well as a small amount of meth in their car, authorities said Thursday.
A Marion pair was arrested and charged after officers seized six grams of meth and 100 grams of pot in their home during a raid, authorities said Tuesday.
LINCOLNTON – A Vale man was taken into custody in his parent’s basement Monday evening on multiple felony charges, including first-degree forcible rape and kidnapping, according to a Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office press release.
A Gastonia man currently serving prison time faces charges McDowell after DNA tests linked him to a gas station robbery last year, authorities said Monday.
A Morganton man was arrested and charged after deputies uncovered almost four grams of meth while searching for another suspect, authorities said Friday.
Three people were found dead at a residence in North Cove Wednesday morning and authorities said it was likely a double murder and suicide.
The U.S. Forest Service plans to conduct two prescribed burns this week on the Grandfather Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest. Whether or not the burns are carried out on these days will depend on site-specific weather conditions and smoke modeling data.
An Asheville teen charged last September on child sex crimes was given at least five years in prison in McDowell County Superior Court.
This Saturday the community is invited to support McDowell County Crime Stoppers and the Fraternal Order of Police by attending their first-ever mini golf fundraiser.
An inmate convicted of first-degree murder in Cumberland County was found dead at Marion Correctional Institution after an apparent suicide, according to reports.
After four years of negotiations and hearings, a lawsuit against former and current McDowell County educators has come to an end, and the plaintiff will have to pay $40,000 toward the defendants’ attorney fees.
PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has offered up to $5,000 in cash for information leading to the arrest of a person who threw a dog trapped in a bag into the Catawba River to drown.
An autopsy for the dog found trapped in a gym bag in the Catawba River has been completed, authorities said Wednesday.