SPRUCE PINE, N.C. — Report of a suspicious person located in the area of the 500 block of Beaver Creek Road. Law enforcement was requested and responded to investigate.
Reported by the complainant as the suspect being a who was in a vehicle parked along the roadway with his feet sticking out the window in the vicinity of the Beaver Creek Apartments. Officers with the Spruce Pine Police Department responded to the scene and investigated the complaint.
Update: A law enforcement officer on scene advised they were able to locate the suspect and that he advised he permission from the landowner to be on the property and that he would be sleeping in his vehicle. The officer advised that the vehicle was completely out of the roadway. Information about the vehicle and the occupant was logged with Mitchell County Communications. Law enforcement cleared the scene then returned to service.
Please note: This report was not published until at least one officer was on scene.