Tags: Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office

Mitchell County Mourns the Loss of Deputy Chris McClintick

BAKERSVILLE, N.C. — Yesterday was a day filled with tragedy for Mitchell County citizens, law enforcement, and the family of Deputy Chris McClintick.

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Ledger Woman Arrested for Harboring Fugitive

SPRUCE PINE, N.C. — A Ledger woman has been jailed after being accused of harboring a fugitive.

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Asheville Woman Arrested for Selling Methamphetamine in Spruce Pine

SPRUCE PINE, N.C. – County deputies recently charged an Asheville, North Carolina woman for allegedly selling methamphetamine.

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South Toe Man Arrested in Estatoe Acres Shooting

ESTATOE, N.C. – A South Toe man was arrested and jailed after he allegedly shot another man in the back.

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Woodlawn: Motor Vehicle Collision on Coxes Creek

PLEASE NOTE: This post has been updated with new information. As a result, the post description also changed. Click here to go directly to the new information. WOODLAWN, N.C. — One person was airlifted and two pronounced dead as the result of a motor vehicle collision in the 3300 block of North NC226 Highway.

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Bakersville Man Arrested After Firing Gun at Officers

BAKERSVILLE, N.C. — One man was jailed after allegedly firing a gun at law enforcement officers who responded to a domestic disturbance complaint.

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Traffic Stop Leads to Foot Chase, Discovery of Drugs

BULADEAN, N. C. — A Western North Carolina pair are jailed after one man flees on foot from officers and drugs are found during a traffic stop.

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Body of Missing North Carolina Woman Found

LIMESTOVE COVE, T. N. – The body of a missing North Carolina woman has been found.

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County Turns to Video Conferencing to Save Time and Money

BAKERSVILLE, N. C. – Officials in Mitchell County hope to save both time and money by taking advantage of video conference technology.

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Missing Snow Hill Man Found Deceased

SNOW HILL, N. C. – The body of a young man reported missing was found deceased.

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Byrd Receives Life in Prison for Murders

BAKERSVILLE, N. C. – A Red Hill man will spend life in prison for the murders of two Western North Carolina women.

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Felon Arrested After Participating in Turkey Shoot

BULADEAN, N. C. — One person was arrested after unlawfully participating in a community turkey shoot.

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Stephen Scott – CAPTURED

BAKERSVILLE, N. C. — Mitchell County Sheriff’s Deputies arrest Stephen Scott, age 55, of McCurry Road, Burnsville for shooting into a Tipton Hill residence on Renfro Road.

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Missing Bakersville Man Found Deceased

BAKERSVILLE — Authorities believe they have located the body of a Bakersville man who was recently reported missing in a shallow grave.

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Bakersville Man Reported Missing

BAKERSVILLE — The Mitchell County Sheriff’s Office requests the public’s assistance in locating a man that has been missing for over two weeks.

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