Category Archive: Crime Of The Week

Oct 18 2016

Investigators Seeking Leads In Church Vandalism Case

The Alexander County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a complaint of vandalism and littering at a local church.  Grace Baptist Church, located at 627 Rink Dam Rd in the Bethlehem community of Alexander County, was the recent target of vandals who threw empty beer bottles and beer cans in the front yard of the church in …

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Aug 19 2016

Information Sought Regarding Stolen Vehicle & Dog

Around 6:20 pm Wednesday a woman stopped at the Dollar General Store off Highway 127 in Bethlehem. She parked in front of the store with the engine running and air conditioning on. His white Shih Tzu dog was left in the vehicle. Two white males entered the store and quickly exited and entered the parked …

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Dec 29 2015

Sheriff’s Office Seeks Leads In Breaking & Entering Case

Alexander County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are conducting an investigation into a Breaking & Entering and Larceny incident.  The Alexander County Emergency Communications Center received a call regarding the Breaking & Entering at 1:29 PM on December 21, 2015 which was reported in the Lee Matheson Rd area of central Alexander County.  Officers responded to the …

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Oct 05 2015

Information Sought In Investigation Of Shots Fired Into Area Home

On Saturday, October 3, 2015, Alexander County Communications received information that a residence located near the 5900 block of Paul Payne Store Road in Taylorsville had been shot into with a weapon sometime during the previous night.  No one was injured during the shooting but the residence did sustain damage.  An investigation is ongoing in …

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