Bakersville: Stroke

Report of a person possibly having a stroke on Davis Cemetary Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as a 34 year old male having problems with on his right side and also has slurred speech. WINGS is on standby. 

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Grassy Creek: Fall

Report of a person falling at the Mitchell House. Fire department and medical response requested.  Reported as a 79 year old female who fell from her bed some time overnight. She is conscious but has hematoma above her left eye. This will be on the memory care side of the facility. 

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Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office Activity Report for the week of March 15 through March 22, 2015

All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.   ETHAN LEE HOWARD PARKER, age 24, of 3705 Seven Mile Ridge Road, Burnsville, N.C. Arrested for failing to appear on driving while license revoked by Deputy A.D. Beam. Released on a written promise to appear in court. He is schedule to appear in court on March 31, 2015. BRADLEY EARL DUNCAN, age 25, of 143 Flat Rock Circle, Spruce Pine, N.C. Arrested for breaking and entering and resisting arrest (2 counts) by Deputies A.D. Beam and C.H. McClintick. Released on a $7000.00 secured bond. He is schedule […]

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Weather Forecast for Monday, March 23, 2015

Today: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Patchy fog between midnight and 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South wind around 6 mph.

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Red Hill: Hemmorhage

Report of a person hemorrhaging on Harrell Hill Road. Fire department and medical response requested.  Reported as 53 year old female, is conscious and alert. She is on Coumadin. 

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Estatoe: Incomplete 911 Call

Report of an incomplete 911 call on Cliff Buchanan Road. County law enforcement response requested.  Reported as silent line, dispatched tried to call back and the number is not in service. May be due to inclement weather. 

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Spruce Pine: Unconscious Person on Ellis Road

Report of an unconscious person on Ellis Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested. Reported as a Type II diabetic person, it is unknown at this time why the person is unconscious for.

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Spruce Pine: Breathing Problems

Report of a person with breathing problems on Emerald Lane. Fire department and medical emergency response requested. Reported as 62 year old male who is having difficulty breathing, and has been all day. He has also used his inhaler several times today with no relief.

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Buladean: Landing Zone

A Landing Zone is being established at Buladean School. WINGS is inbound.  This is in reference to the previous chest pain call on Greasy Creek Road. 

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Buladean: Chest Pain

Report of a person with chest pain and difficulty breathing on Greasy Creek Road. Fire department and medical emergency response requested.  Reported as an 88 year old male. Pain is radiating down his left arm. 

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Grassy Creek: Incomplete 911 Call

Report of an incomplete 911 call on South NC226. City and county law enforcement response requested. Reported as called from Dollar General. Male voice on the line advising it was a pocket dial. Two calls were received. Responding units to Dollar General advised that employees stated that everything was okay. Responding units clear the scene.

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Bakersville: Alarm Activation

Report of an alarm activation on Longview Road. County law enforcement response requested. Reported as Mitchell County DSS building, zone 2.

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Weather Forecast for Sunday, March 22, 2015

Today: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Tonight: Rain likely, mainly between 7pm and 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

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Spruce Pine: Landing Zone

A Landing Zone is being established at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital. MAMA is inbound.  This is in reference to a medical call at Mountain View Correctional.

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Grassy Creek: Alarm Activation

Report of an alarm activation on Galax Trail.  Reported as kitchen/dining room motion.

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