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Cornelius Police Dept.

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Police blotter: April 3-April 9

As reported by the Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 240408066 Larceny 18635 Old Statesville Rd 16:53:03 04/08/24 ASN Circle K 240408067 B&E Vehicle 19400 One Norman Blvd 18:15:00 04/08/24 ASN Allison, Ashley 240408070 Larceny 19400 One Norman Blvd 18:50:03 04/08/24 ASN Waldron, Gabriel 240409053 Fraud 19725 Deer Valley Dr […]

16-year-old reported missing

April 11. Cornelius Police are looking for Jaylissa Jane Sanchez, a 16-year-old who was reported missing after leaving her guardian’s home at 19321 Meridian on Saturday April 6. She apparently got into a ride-share vehicle under her own free will, Cornelius Police reported on Facebook. Her mother lives in Matthews, NC and Jaylissa has previously […]

Missing Madalina: Birthday observance this evening at Police Dept.

April 11. The Cornelius Police Dept. will host a community gathering Thursday for Madalina Cojocari’s 13th birthday. There is a birthday box in the lobby of the Police Department for special birthday wishes and birthday cards. Police plan to read the cards at the gathering, which begins at 7 pm in the parking lot adjacent […]

Missing Madalina: Last independent sighting Nov. 21, 2022 on CMS bus

Missing Madalina: First birthday as a teenager is today

April 11. By Mark Washburn. Cornelius Police announced they would hold another birthday observance for Madalina Cojocari, a 12-year-old who vanished in 2022. Cornelius Police have placed a box in the lobby of the station where people can place birthday cards for Madalina. They will be read aloud at a vigil starting at 7 pm […]

Suspect arrested in indecent exposure case on greenway

April 8. Cornelius Police  have arrested Austin Scott Moyer in connection with a lewd act in March on a trail near the McDowell Creek Greenway. Police conducted an undercover operation after receiving numerous tips from the community. Moyer was arrested and charged with one count of Indecent Exposure after being observed on a trail behind […]

Police blotter: March 27 to April 2

Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 240328103 Fraud 12333 Bailey Rd 15:36:44 03/28/24 ASN Manor, William Arrests Arrest Charge Defendant DOB Gender Race Date Address 240327064 DWI – Level 4 Baxter, Aramis Devon 12/11/1981 F B 3/27/2024 Old Statesville Rd 240327138 (M) Domestic Violence Zapata, Amy Abigail 2/2/1994 F W 3/27/2024 Train Station […]

Police Blotter: March 20-26

As reported by the Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 240321068 Fraud 8231 Magnolia Estates Dr 14:05:00 03/21/24 ASN First Horizon Bank 240323039 Larceny 19501 Statesville Rd 08:50:18 03/23/24 ACT Watkins, Alexi Arrests Arrest Charge Defendant DOB Gender Race Date Address 240320008 (M) Larceny Waters, Troy Lee 5/24/1966 M W […]

Police blotter: March 13-19

As reported by the Cornelius Police Dept. Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 240313079 Fraud 19601 Statesville Rd 12:50:29 03/13/24 CLO Mattress Express 240317044 Larceny 18300 Invergordon Ln 15:37:54 03/17/24 CLO Bollinger, Daniel 240318137 Larceny 21720 Catawba Av 21:58:05 03/18/24 ASN Harris Teeter 240319042 Fraud 16724 Flying Jib Rd 10:49:05 03/19/24 ASN Swisher, […]

On deck: Firefighters EJ MCCormick, Colin Ballew, and Nick Coats

Postponed: Fireboat, police boat, firetruck christening

March 22. By Dave Yochum. POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN: Cornelius Fire Boat 4, named the “Simon Aliotta” in honor of a four-year-old boy who died from a rare brain tumor in 2007, is back in service. The 14-year-old boat is now faster and more powerful—and ready to take on virtually any kind of lake disaster […]

Focus Friday: Local chiefs of police discuss fraud, community policing

March 15. The most common crime seen around North Mecklenburg is property crime, according to the chiefs of police who spoke this morning at the Lake Norman Chamber’s Focus Friday discussion. But among the most vexing crimes are those having to do with fraud as well as illegal drugs, including fentanyl. What’s happening today might […]