A drunk man broke into a home in Lincoln County and hit the couch for a quick nap.
An altercation between a couple led to a stabbing in Lincoln County on Wednesday, police say.
Asheville Police located Kermit Perkins, 78, of Lincolnton, and contacted local authorities. The family was notified and a family member went to Asheville and picked up Perkins.
Officers entered through the front door of a Lincolnton home and recognized an odor as decomposition and found a deceased body on the floor.
The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says a missing 16-year-old girl who never came home from school has returned home safe.
A man was arrested for hitting his neighbor with a machete after they got into an argument over their dogs fighting, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.
Two men have been arrested and charged with stealing a pickup truck last week in Lincoln County, police say.
A man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection to the death of a Lincoln County woman who was reported missing on Wednesday, deputies said.
Two people are facing multiple charges after deputies say they got into a physical fight and then brutally attacked a man who attempted to break them up.
Mary Walters Cook, 59. of Hamlet Street, Lincolnton, NC, was reported missing Wednesday, Sept. 25. Family members stated they have not heard from Cook since Monday, Sept. 23, 2019.
A 77-year-old Iron Station man has been arrested after he shot through his front door Wednesday night, just missing Lincoln County deputies.
A teenage girl who went missing this Sunday after not returning home from work was found safe Tuesday night in Lewisville, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office.
Lincoln County deputies say a missing 16-year-old girl had been found safe in Greenville, South Carolina, and has been reunited with her family.
A Lincoln County man was arrested for sexually assaulting an 18-year-old on Sunday, according to authorities.
A police pursuit in Gaston and Lincoln counties involving a stolen vehicle ended with a car wreck Sunday, police say.
Seven-year-old Hermione Munoz says a masked gunman forced her dad to tie up her and her grandmother during a home invasion and robbery early Sunday morning.
Lincolnton city council debates how to deal with street preacher
The Lincolnton Police Department has been facing social media backlash after a young man was arrested for marijuana.