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One of the four men charged with raping a 15-year-old girl was sentenced in McDowell County Superior Court on Tuesday.
A Morganton man has been charged with beating a Marion man and sending him to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, deputies said Tuesday.
Family, friends and civil rights leaders joined forces at the McDowell County Courthouse Monday in support of four black men accused of statutory rape for having sex with a 15-year-old girl last year.
A convicted sex offender is back behind bars, this time for violating registry rules, authorities said Monday.
A man was Tased and arrested for fleeing the scene of an accident and walking toward an officer with a knife, according to a report by from the Marion Police Department.
Four people are charged with firing a gun at a house and hitting one of the residents, deputies said Friday.
McDowell County Sheriff’s Office investigators need information to help solve an assault early Friday morning that left a Marion man with serious injuries.
A former mental health patient at Cedarbrook Residential Center in Nebo was sentenced to a decade in prison for killing his roommate at the facility in 2009.
A high school student was arrested on a felony charge for having a handgun in his car on school property, deputies said Thursday.
The fourth person charged in a counterfeit money scam was taken into custody Wednesday night.
One man is charged with returning items he stole from Wal-Mart and receiving cash for them, according to a report from Marion police.
A Nebo man is charged with drug possession after deputies stopped his vehicle for being suspicious.
After a night of partying and drinking, police said, a Marion man allegedly broke into his friend’s house while he was asleep, assaulted him and stole $1,000 worth of his property.
McDowell County sheriff’s deputies are looking for theft suspects who struck in the Veterans Drive area last month and stole backpacks, tennis shoes, chainsaws and other items.
McDowell deputies said Tuesday they are searching for a fourth suspect involved in a counterfeit money ring.
A Marion man faces additional charges for allegedly abusing a young girl for nearly a decade, authorities said Monday.
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An Old Fort woman accused of helping two prison escapees was cleared of her charges in Superior Court recently.
A Marion man was charged with hitting his mother on the head with a can of food and choking her until she was unconscious, according to a report from the Marion Police Department.
A Marion man who set his wife’s residence ablaze last month faces a new charge of arson as well as child abuse.
A Nebo man faces a drug charge after deputies said Tuesday they found him unresponsive in his truck at a gas station.
Police have named a suspect in two larceny cases inside the city and the county.
A Marion has been charged for a fifth time for violating a protective order against his parents, the sheriff’s office said Friday.
A Marion man is charged with allegedly entering a woman’s home and threatening to have sex with her daughter before breaking into another man’s house, according to authorities Thursday.
A Black Mountain woman will face a McDowell County Superior Court judge in court after being indicted for allegedly helping the suspect in a rape case.
Two wanted murder suspects and two others helping them run from police were detained Wednesday evening at a residence in Old Fort, according to McDowell and Henderson county authorities.
Marion police officers used a stun gun to subdue a Candler man on New Year’s Eve after they say he ran multiple red lights and crashed his car with his two children inside into an embankment.
An Old Fort man has been indicted on a kidnapping charge for allegedly holding a woman against her will in May, according to the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office.
A Nebo man will spend up to two years in prison for beating a 17-month-old baby.
A Marion woman was ordered to pay almost $100,000 to a man she seriously injured when she hit him with her car, didn’t stop and went into work.
A Black Mountain man was apprehended by deputies after an hour-long chase Wednesday, according to a release from the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office.
A man from Union Mills was charged with allegedly showing pornographic photos to young boys, deputies said Thursday.
A convicted sex offender on the run from the law is now behind bars, the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.
A McDowell father and son have been charged after a shooting sent another family member to the hospital on Monday.
A traffic stop earlier this month resulted in a man going to jail for drug possession and carrying a concealed gun, a report from the Marion Police Department said.
A Spruce Pine woman tried to avoid identifying herself after allegedly getting caught shoplifting at Wal-Mart, authorities said.
A man and a woman from Morganton were charged with stealing nearly $30,000 in property in McDowell County and boosting vehicles in other counties in North Carolina and Tennessee, deputies said Tuesday.
McDowell deputies charged a Marion man with his fourth alleged violation of a protective order against his parents.
McDowell authorities raided a Marion man’s home earlier this month and allegedly found methamphetamine, the sheriff’s office said Monday.
Law enforcement was called out to the McDowell Hospital Monday morning for a report of a man with a gunshot wound.
A Marion man is charged with a sex crime against a child, according to a warrant obtained from the McDowell County Courthouse.
A Marion woman facing multiple sex offenses is in jail under a $430,000 bond .
A Marion mother is charged with trying to use her daughter’s identity after getting busted for shoplifting at Wal-Mart, according to police.
A sixth and final person has been charged in connection with a home invasion in Old Fort earlier this year.
Authorities said Thursday a Marion man is behind bars for allegedly burning down his wife’s camper.
Police said Wednesday they arrested a Marion man for breaking into three vehicles on Seventh Street last week.
Two people were charged with breaking into multiple houses over a period of several months and a third person was charged with helping in one of the crimes, McDowell deputies said Wednesday.
McDowell authorities arrested a Black Mountain man they said took a Nebo man’s tools.
McDowell investigators have charged a fifth suspect in connection with a home invasion that occurred in April.