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Patrol Officers Catch Robbery Suspect after Foot Chase

By Staff On Monday around 9:48pm patrol officers responded to the 1300 block of Lockland Avenue on a reported Armed Robbery. The victim (a juvenile)in this case reports that two suspects approached him with a sharp object, demanding his backpack and skateboard then ran away after taking his things. A […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Two Injured in Ziggy’s Stabbings Are Club Employees

Two Injured in Ziggy’s Stabbings Are Club Employees

By Staff Early Monday morning three people were stabbed by an unknown assailant at Ziggy’s Night Club. According to a post on Ziggy’s facebook page, at least two of the victims are employees of the club. 36 year-old Kelvin Maurice Smith, 31 year-old Darrell Lamont Bash, and 29 year-old Perry […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Three Stabbed at Ziggy’s Night Club

Three Stabbed at Ziggy’s Night Club

By Staff Little is known about this incident except that as many as three people were stabbed over night at an altercation at Ziggy’s downtown. Officers with the WSPD responded to a reported stabbing at Ziggy’s Night Club around 1:30am Monday morning. Officers discovered two victims on scene suffering from stab […]

by · September 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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One Shot at Cleveland Ave Apartments Sunday Morning

By Staff Sunday morning at approximately 4:54am 21 year-old Correll Phiefer was shot in the leg by two suspects who asked him for money on demand. Phiefer did not provide police with a discription of the suspects or his home address. Phiefer was transported to Wake Forest University Baptist Medical […]

by · August 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Winston-Salem Woman Charged with Making Phony Calls to a Cloverdale Pharmacy to Obtain Narcotics

Winston-Salem Woman Charged with Making Phony Calls to a Cloverdale Pharmacy to Obtain Narcotics By Staff   FLASH:   According to the WSPD, between July 16th 2014 and August 20th a 31 year-old Winston-Salem woman made phony calls to Walgreen’s pharmacy on Cloverdale Ave. claiming to work for a medical […]

by · August 29, 2014 · 1 comment · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Police Charge Man with Box-Cutter Robberies

By Staff On Thursday the WSPD caught up with 29 year-old Robert McCollum driving an SUV matching the description of a vehicle used in a string a recent armed robberies in Winston-Salem. He was picked up on the 1200 block of Silas Creek Parkway. A traffic stop was conducted and […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Latin American Grocery on Sprague St. Robbed by Suspect with a Knife

By Staff   On Wednesday at approximately 10:11am the WSPD  responded to a reported Armed Robbery at the Latin American Grocery, 841 E. Sprague St. The clerk at the store reported that a white male, five-feet, ten inches to six-feet tall with brown hair entered the store armed with a knife and demanded money. […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Domestic Argument Leads to Homicide on Upton Street

Domestic Argument Leads to Homicide on Upton Street

Monday at 8:50 pm, officers with the WSPD were dispatched to 305 Upton Street after multiple calls were made to dispatch reporting that a woman was being assaulted at that location. When they got on scene officers located 43 year-old Cheryl Annise Bethea lying outside her home at 305 Upton […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Shoe Store on Silas Creek Pkwy Robbed with a Box Cutter

By Staff On Monday at approximately 11:31am, officers with the WSPD responded to Shoe Show at 1197 Silas Creek Parkway on a reported armed robbery. According to store personnel a white male in his 30′s dressed in a black and gray t-shirt, black shorts, and sporting “scruffy” facial hair and […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Back to School: Transportation Safety Tips For All Motorists and Pedestrians

Back to School: Transportation Safety Tips For All Motorists and Pedestrians

By Staff Schools operating on traditional calendars began Monday with more than one million students attending North Carolina’s public schools. Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools have about 54,000 students attending the 81 schools in the district. While school is in session, there are additional concerns for motorists and pedestrians due to the […]

by · August 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety