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Scammers Continue To Target Lincoln County Residents

It is a scam and all you need to do is hang up the phone

On February 21, 2024 a suspect called a Lincoln County residence and left a voice mail claiming to be Investigator Loughlin of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. The suspect’s call spoofed the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency line.

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Missing Man Located And Safe

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Investigators say an Iron Station man reported missing on February 19, 2024, has been located and safe.

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Two Charlotte Residents Charged With Multiple Vehicle Break-Ins

Lincoln County Sheriff’s detectives have arrested one man and will charge a second person who is a juvenile in connection with multiple vehicle break-in Denver, NC.

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Maiden, NC Man Charged With Theft From Vehicle

A Maiden, NC man has been charged with breaking into a Lincoln County Schools IT van and removing tools.

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Lincoln County Man Arrested On Child Sexual Assault Charges

A Lincoln County man has been arrested on child sexual assault charges after an investigation that began as a child abuse case.

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Charges Filed In Denver, NC Restaurant Break-In

On December 30, 2023, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Charlie District deputies were dispatched to an alarm at the Crafty Burger Restaurant on Brentwood Road, Denver, NC.

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Traffic Stop Leads To Arrest On Drug Charges

During the search officers seized 13 and a half ounces of methamphetamine, 13 grams of marijuana and a firearm.

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Missing Lincoln County Woman Found Deceased In Virginia

The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office regrets to inform the public that Taylor Hope Unell, 31, a young woman reported missing on January 29, 2024, has been found deceased in Virginia.

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38-Year-Old Lincolnton Woman Charged With Death By Distribution

Drug charges of two felony counts

Brandee Nicole Flowers is charged in connection with an incident that occurred on September 18, 2023, at a residence in the 500 block of Horseshoe Lake Road in Lincolnton where two people were found deceased by family members.

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Lincoln County Man Arrested After Vehicle Chase Across State Lines

Vehicle chase through North Carolina and South Carolina

The vehicle turned onto I-85 South and entered South Carolina where officers there took over the pursuit. Approximately 17 miles from the Georgia state line, South Carolina authorities deployed stop sticks puncturing the tires and bringing it to a stop.

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