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  1. High-School 2 hour ago 6:34 p.m.Wildfire smoke affecting high school footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    The smoke from wildfires in the North Carolina mountains is affecting some Friday night high school football games, including in Lincoln County. East Lincoln High School Head Football Coach Mike Byus said his team's first-round playoff game at their stadium will end later than usual because officials will stop play in the middle of each quarter for water breaks.

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  2. Lincolnton 28 mins ago 3:51 p.m.12-year-old runaway sought by Lincolnton PDRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Lincolnton Police are asking for your help in locating a 12-year-old boy who ran away from home over the weekend. A report was filed Saturday night stating John Davis Charles, a 12-year-old black male, had run away from home.

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  3. Lincolnton 45 mins ago 8:45 a.m.Off-duty deputy's gun discharges, striking daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A off-duty Lincoln County Sheriff's deputy shot her 11-year-old daughter after the weapon accidently fired while she was showing it to friends, Saturday night, officials said. Misty Michelle Flowers, 38, who works as a deputy at the Lincoln County Courthouse, was showing the weapon to friends at her home on Loop Road when the gun fired and went through a wall striking the girl in the next room, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.

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  4. Crime 26 mins ago 12:39 p.m.Six arrested in Lincolnton sex predator stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Detectives with the Lincolnton Police Department have arrested six men as part of an undercover investigation aimed at online sex predators that target children. LINCOLNTON, N.C. Detectives with the Lincolnton Police Department have arrested six men as part of an undercover investigation aimed at online sex predators that target children.

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  5. Crime 12 mins ago 4:34 p.m.Sheriff: Hit-and-run suspect led deputy on chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A hit-and-run suspect led officers on a multi-county chase Monday morning, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office. Just before 8 a.m. Monday, a deputy directing school traffic spotted a vehicle quickly make a turn into the school parking lot, drive through a grassy area and back onto Highway 27 eastbound.

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  6. Crime 20 mins ago 11:51 a.m.Sheriff: Masked man fires shots at card gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, N.C. Detectives in Lincoln County are questioning one person after a masked man allegedly shot a man during a card game early Saturday morning. Deputies say that just before 2 a.m., authorities were dispatched to a home in the 3600 block of Gladden Drive in connection with a shooting.

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  7. Crime 30 mins ago 8:01 p.m.Sheriff: Woman broke into elderly woman's home, stole tv and cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. Lincoln County deputies have charged a woman for breaking into her elderly neighbor's home earlier this month. On June 20, deputies were dispatched to a home in the 3400 block of Highway 150 east of Lincolnton after the victim's daughter discovered a broken window in her home.

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  8. Sheriff: Man, 72, accused of raping 13-year-old Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, NC A 72-year-old Lincoln County man accused of raping a 13-year-old girl, according to the sheriff's office. John Wayne Hunsuckewas was charged with one felony count of first degree statutory rape and one felony count of indecent liberties with a child.

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  9. Lincolnton 9 mins ago 12:44 p.m.Lincoln Sheriff seeks missing teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Nearly two weeks ago , the Sheriff's Office began searching for 14-year-old Gloria Maria Castillo, a white female with blonde hair and blue eyes. Wednesday, the Sheriff's Office announced they were searching for a 14-year-old boy, Dylan Lee Gates, who they say left a residence in the 400 block of Victory Grove Church Road on Monday with Gloria and another juvenile.

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  10. Girl, 1, dies in Lincolnton crash Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    A couple's 1-year-old child was killed Friday when their vehicle was struck from behind as they slowed to a stop for a funeral procession. Friday afternoon around 3, the Lincolnton Police Department says a 2006 Chevy Equinox driven by Silas Hart, of Lincolnton, was traveling southbound on South Generals Boulevard when it was struck from behind by a 2014 Chevy Silverado driven by William "Karey" Jones, II, of Bessemer City.

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  11. Police searching for missing Lincoln Co. woman Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, NC Lincoln County Sheriff's Detective Kelly Paris is asking for the public's help in locating a woman who has been missing since May 24. Brigette L. Tenorio, 43, was last seen in the early morning hours of May 24 at 2166 Barsdale Lane. She is described as a white female, with brown hair and brown eyes.

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  12. Lincolnton 20 mins ago 2:28 p.m.'Runaway' teen sought in Lincoln Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in locating a missing runaway teen. Benjamin Lee Mack, II, 14, was last seen late Sunday night at his home, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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  13. Crime 37 mins ago 3:18 p.m.Former high school teacher accused of threatening detectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, N.C. A former Gaston County high school teacher and soccer coach was arrested Wednesday after authorities say he was harassing a detective with the Lincolnton Police Department. The detective in question charged Webb in May of 2015 with soliciting a minor by computer for a sexual and act and felony marijuana charges.

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  14. Crime 12 mins ago 10:09 a.m.Man wanted for murder in SC arrested in Lincoln CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    On Wednesday, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office gathered information that led them to Self's suspected whereabouts. Deputies found a 1994 Nissan pickup that was believed to belong to Self in the 1200 block of Betterbrook Lane in Lincolnton.

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  15. Police search for 'person of interest' in road rage incident Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Gastonia police are asking for the public's help to locate a person of interest in a road rage incident that happened on Tuesday. Police said they want to speak with 22-year-old Alan Michael Little of Lincolnton about an incident where someone fired shots into a pickup truck that had a child in it.

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  16. Crime 1 hour ago 10:57 a.m.Sheriff creates safe internet exchange spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    In order to protect buyers and sellers in Lincoln County, Sheriff David Carpenter has created an internet purchase exchange location. CREDIT: Lincoln County Sheriff's Office LINCOLN COUNTY, N.C. In order to protect buyers and sellers in Lincoln County, Sheriff David Carpenter has created an internet purchase exchange location.

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  17. Crime 8 mins ago 9:50 a.m.Sheriff: Counterfeit $100 bills being used to purchase gift cardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, N.C. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office is warning local businesses to be on the lookout for counterfeit $100 bills. According to Captain Tim Johnson, numerous bills have been taken in that are worth thousands of dollars in lost revenue that were counterfeit.

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  18. Crime 11 mins ago 12:47 p.m.Police: Man tied up, assaulted wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, N.C. A Lincolnton man was arrested Tuesday after police say that he tied up his wife, hit her in the face several times, and then attempted to assault officers. Richard Lee Howes, 46, has been charged with second-degree kidnapping, domestic assault on a female, assault with a deadly weapon on a government official, and resisting a public officer.

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  19. Crime 39 mins ago 9:24 p.m.Woman shot in Lincoln Co.; man in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Just after 5 Monday, deputies were dispatched to the 200 block of Gilbert Road, just west of Lincolnton, on reports of a shooting. The suspect, Ronny Lee Whitworth, 34, of Vale, fled the scene in a Dodge Ram pickup, authorities say, but crashed a short time later.

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  20. Crime 2 mins ago 8:54 p.m.Sheriff: Ex-county employee stole gas using county cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    LINCOLNTON, N.C. A former Lincoln County employee is behind bars after deputies say he used a county credit card to purchase thousands of gallons of gasoline for personal use. Joseph Matthew Gibson, 24, of Dallas, has been charged with one count each of embezzlement, credit card fraud and taking a credit card, all felonies.

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