Archive for August, 2015

Toecane: Landing Zone

Landing Zone is being secured on Toecane Road on the bridge. This is in reference to the previous traumatic injury call.

Read More →

Toecane: Traumatic Injury

Report of a traumatic injury along the roadway on Toecane Road near the river. Fire and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a 45 year old male who has been run over by a truck. He is bleeding from the nose, and has head and chest pain.

Read More →

Sheriff’s Activity Report: 8/23-8/30/2015

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report August 23 through August 30, 2015 The following suspects were arrested during this period: GARRETT LOGAN AUSTIN, age 21, of 1112 Ridge Road, Spruce Pine, N.C. Arrested for second degree trespassing by Deputy W.R. Hobson. Released on a written promise to appear in court. He is schedule to appear in court on September 28, 2015. MARK KEVIN FRANKLIN, age 52, of 167 Walnut Drive, Bakersville, N.C. Arrested for assault with a deadly inflicting serious injury. Being held in jail on a $100,000.00 […]

Read More →

Spruce Pine: Motor Vehicle Accident on US19E

Report of a motor vehicle accident in the roadway on US19E Highway at the intersection of Greenwood Road. City law enforcement response requested. Reported as property damage only, no injuries.

Read More →

Huntdale: Traumatic Injury

Report of a traumatic injury outside on NC197 Highway across from Phin Peterson store. County law enforcement, fire, and medical response requested. Reported by caller as a female who has had her foot ran over by an ATV vehicle. The ATV operator may be intoxicated. Update: First responder on scene advises all responding units may cancel.

Read More →

Spruce Pine: Heart Problems on Cross Street

Report of a person with heart problems at a business on Cross Street. Medical emergency response requested. Reported as a 70 year old male at First Paramedical. (?)

Read More →

Grassy Creek: Unconscious Person on South NC226

Report of an unconscious person outside a business on South NC226 at the Spruce Pine Commons. Fire and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a 56 year old male behind the Sears building and the Thrift Shop lying on the pavement.

Read More →

Grassy Creek: Road Hazard on South NC226

Report of a road hazard on South NC226 Highway. County law enforcement response requested. Reported as a male standing on the side of the road swinging a stick or some other object at traffic in the vicinity of Grassy Creek Valero.

Read More →

Spruce Pine: Fire Alarm Activation on Sunshine Hill Street

Report of a fire alarm activation at a residence on Sunshine Hill Street. Fire department response requested. Reported as a general and smoke alarm activation.

Read More →

Grassy Creek: Motor Vehicle Accident on South NC226

Report of a motor vehicle accident in the parking lot of a business on South NC226 Highway (Western Sizzlin). Fire, medical, and state law enforcement response requested.

Read More →

Bakersville: Motor Vehicle Accident on North NC226

Report of a motor vehicle accident on North NC226 Highway. Fire and medical emergency response requested. County law enforcement is on scene. Reported as a vehicle that has overturned with entrapments.

Read More →

Grassy Creek: Motor Vehicle Accident on South NC226

Report of a motor vehicle accident on South NC226 Highway in the vicinity of Pizza Hut. Fire and medical response requested. Reported as two vehicles involved. One lane of travel is blocked. One minor injury is reported.

Read More →

Spruce Pine: Landing Zone

Landing Zone is being secured at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital. MAMA is inbound. This is in reference to an inter-facility transport.

Read More →

Sheriff’s Activity Report: 8/16-8/23/2015

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report August 16 through August 23, 2015 The following suspects were arrested during this period: GREGORY ALLEN STREET, age 50, of 386 Blevins Branch road, Bakersville, N.C. arrested on a fugitive warrant from Tennessee by Lt. Detective C.C. Hobson. Waived extradition and returned to Tennessee. Court date unknown. RICHARD ETHAN BUCHANAN, age 25, of 980 Ridge Road, Spruce Pine, N.C. arrested for simple assault by Detective C.M. Beam. Released on a $5000.00 secured bond. He is schedule to appear in court on September […]

Read More →

Bakersville: Suspicious Person on Mine Creek Road

Report of a suspicious person in the roadway on Mine Creek Road. County law enforcement response requested. Reported as an older female in the roadway stopping vehicles and asking them for money.

Read More →