Public Safety

Armed robbery at University Parkway Citgo

Armed robbery at University Parkway Citgo

By Staff On Saturday morning at approximately 1:15am, Patrol officers with the WSPD responded to an Armed Robbery at the Citgo on the 5000 block of University Parkway. The store clerk told police that the suspect entered the business and pointed a semi-automatic handgun at him. The suspect then directed […]

by · October 25, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
13 Year old Boy Shot in Home Invasion Robbery

13 Year old Boy Shot in Home Invasion Robbery

By Staff Wednesday night at approximately 11:47pm three suspects forced their way into a home on the 1400 block of East 4th Street, shot one person and robbed two others. Once inside of the house, one of the suspects shot a 13 year-old boy. 48 year-old Lisa Penn and 48 […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Cancelled:Silver Alert Issued for Missing Winston-Salem Man

By Staff A Winston-Salem man who suffers from a cognitive impairment got in his car and drove away from his home last night, according to the wife of 81 year-old Ray Stafford. Once his wife discovered he was missing, she also realized that their silver 2005 Buick Lacrosse CXL was […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Police Search for Suspect After Rescue Mission Bomb Threat

By Staff On Tuesday night at approximately 6:42pm, patrol Officers with the WSPD responded to the Rescue Mission at 718 N. Trade Street on a reported Bomb Threat. Rescue Mission personnel partially evacuated their facility and the surrounding streets were blocked while the incident was investigated. Dwight Salter was identified […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Medical Examiner Determines Cause of Death in Clemmons Murders

By Staff FLASH: The Medical Examiner’s Office at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has completed their preliminary post-mortem examination of both Joshua Fredrick Wetzler and Tommy Dean Welch. It has been determined that both men were killed as the result of gun shots. John “Pazuzu” Lawson, Amber Burch, and Krystal […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Medical Examiner Determines Cause of Death in Kernersville Homicide

By Staff FLASH: A preliminary ruling by the Medical Examiner upon completion of their post mortem examination of 75 year-old Clarence Nelson Parrish, has determined the Cause of Death to be Blunt Force Trauma and the Manner of Death to be Homicide. Investigators have already arrested a 15 year-old juvenile […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Winston-Salem Man

Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Winston-Salem Man

By Staff     The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man in winston-Salem, 72 year-old Ralph Gene Wood. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Mr. Wood, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Juvenile Charged with Kernersville Homicide

By Staff   Authorities are releasing few details beyond the victim’s name and that a 15 year-old boy is in jail for the murder. On Sunday at approximately 9:56am, the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office responded to 1526 Greenview Drive, Kernersville, NC in reference to a call about a death. Deputies […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Suspect Arrested for Rape & Sexual Assault

Suspect Arrested for Rape & Sexual Assault

By Staff   On Saturday, 53 year-old Roy Eugene Bryant was arrested at the winston-Salem police department to face charges of rape and an additional sex offence following a reported assault on a woman. ASccording to the complaint a woman reported being forced into a portable bathroom and forced to […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Shadow Boxing the Apocalypse – Joshua Wetzler Lived Before He Died

By Chad Nance “Esau skates on mirrors anymore… He meets his pale reflection at the door. Yet sometimes at night I dream He’s still that hairy man, Shadowboxing the Apocalypse And wandering the land. Shadowboxing the Apocalypse And wandering the land.” - John Barlow     Joshua Wetlzer returned home to […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 19 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety