Catawba County Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Inside the Zahra Baker case with investigator who identified remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    ... dismembered and her body concealed in a bed comforter and car cover. The body parts were scattered throughout Catawba County. Later, human remains were found and sent to the state medical examiner to determine if they belong to Baker. One person ...

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  2. You're in a new congressional district, maybeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... includes all of Gaston, Cleveland, Lincoln, Rutherford and Polk counties. It will include a little less of Catawba County around Hickory and a little more of northwest Buncombe County around Asheville. The district now also takes in a small part of ...

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  3. Sheriff: Man shot after pointing shotgun at deputy in Catawba Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | WBTV

    A man was shot in the hand after investigators say he pointed a shotgun at a Catawba County deputy as the deputy was serving a warrant. The deputy was reportedly serving a warrant at the home when the man escaped out a back window with shotgun.

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  4. Lunch Break (2/12/16): Cam thanks fans in 0DDLY spe11ed Instagram postRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    ... the righthand section of the road to remain closed until this evening. (Joe Marusak, Charlotte Observer) A Catawba County man was fatally shot by police last night after lunging at officers with a knife. Police were responding to a home on Old Park ...

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  5. Authorities investigating deadly officer-involved shooting in MaidenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... according to the report. Police said the officers fired shots striking Jackson who then fell to the floor. Catawba County EMS responded to the scene and determined Jackson was dead. As is common practice, the North Carolina State Bureau of ...

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  6. Knife-wielding man fatally shot by police in Catawba CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | WBTV

    Around 8 p.m., two Maiden Police officers went to a call regarding a man cutting himself inside a home on Old Park Road in Maiden. They found 35-year-old Alijah Jackson barricaded in a downstairs bathroom inside the home, "covered in blood holding a knife," police say.

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  7. Behind the Scenes: A look at the making of WBTV's Super Bowl AdRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | WBTV

    ... to suggestions from WBTV employees, we worked with Fort Mill Police Department, Tega Cay Fire Department, Catawba County EMS, Hickory Police & Fire Departments, Second Harvest Food Bank, AAU Youth Basketball and added clips from WBTV News & First ...

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  8. Emma Catherine Austin HouserRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2016 | Shelby Shopper And Info

    Emma Catherine Austin Houser, 79, of 7245 Old Shelby Rd. in Vale, passed away Tuesday February 2, 2016 at home. Born July 24, 1936 in Catawba County, she was a daughter of the late George Marshall Craig and Nellie Mae Austin.

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  9. Catawba County restaurant robbed at gunpoint, waitress' car stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | WBTV

    A waitress at the BO-PEEP Restaurant near Hickory says she was opening the place up when the robbery happened. She says the crook came in and took money from the register, with a gun pointed at her the entire time.

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  10. Conover man charged for Burke County rapeRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Conover man charged for Burke County rape A Conover man is behind bars, charged with first-degree forcible rape. Check out this story on WCNC.com: Catawba County Sheriff's Investigators were dispatched to a local hospital Sunday afternoon in reference to a patient with signs of severe sexual trauma.

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  11. Man accused in Good Samaritan death passed test to carry concealed gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | WBTV

    A Catawba County man accused of fatally shooting a Good Samaritan who tried to help him following an icy wreck this month had passed background checks needed to own and carry a concealed gun, Sheriff Coy Reid said. Marvin Lee, 27, had no criminal or mental health issues in his background to prevent him from obtaining a concealed weapons permit four years ago, Reid told the Observer.

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  12. Hickory man charged with trafficking methRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2016 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... He was issued a $100,000 secured bond. Jones was out on bond for pending felony narcotics charges in Catawba County at the time of his arrest, including possession with intent to sell methamphetamine, maintaining a vehicle for a controlled ...

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  13. Helping drivers was family tradition for man slain in stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... recently found out she is pregnant. Annette Medlin, who lives just down the street from the crime scene in Catawba County, heard the unmistakable sound of gunshots Friday afternoon, followed by the arrival of numerous cars with flashing lights. "It ...

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  14. More charges added for man accused in Good Samaritan's deathRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2016 | Cybercast News Service

    ... an occupied vehicle. Lee was charged with murder in Friday's shooting death of 26-year-old Jefferson Heavner. Catawba County Sheriff Coy Reid said Lee's car spun out on ice. He became belligerent and began firing after people approached to help. ...

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  15. Hickory man says neighbor's pit bull mauled his dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | WBTV

    ... dog is recovering at home, with pain medication and antibiotics, after she was attacked. Gary Crawford wants Catawba County Animal Services to do something about the neighbor's pit bull that Crawford claims attacked his pet. But animal control ...

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  16. Two men facing additional drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2016 | Lincoln Times-News

    ... h intent to sell and deliver schedule II controlled substance. Garcia was also served a criminal summons from Catawba County on a charge of possession of stolen goods. He remains in jail under a $50,000 secured bond.

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  17. Accused in snowstorm Good Samaritan shooting facing more chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | CBC News

    ... occupied vehicle. Lee was charged with murder in Friday's shooting death of 26-year-old Jefferson Heavner. (Catawba County Sheriff's Office/Associated Press) Additional charges have been filed against the man accused in the shooting death of a Good ...

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  18. Man accused of killing Good Samaritan faces more chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Man accused of killing Good Samaritan faces more charges CATAWBA COUNTY, N.C. - Marvin Jacob Lee was back in court Tuesday after additional charges were filed against him. Check out this story on WCNC.com: Lee is already facing a murder charge after authorities say he shot and killed 26-year-old Jefferson Lee Heavner during last week's snowstorm.

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  19. New charges against alleged good Samaritan killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | CBS News

    A North Carolina man accused of shooting and killing a good Samaritan who tried to help him during the blizzard on Jan. 22, has been charged with four additional counts of attempted murder, the Catawba County District Attorney's confirmed Tuesday. Marvin Jacob Lee was arraigned Monday on one count of murder in the death of 26-year-old Jefferson Heavner, and initially held without bond.

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  20. Good Samaritan ends up deadRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Robesonian

    ... recently found out she is pregnant. Annette Medlin, who lives just down the street from the crime scene in Catawba County, heard the unmistakable sound of gunshots Friday afternoon, followed by the arrival of numerous cars with flashing lights. "It ...

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