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Missing Winston-Salem Man Still Not Located After Investigation

By Staff Efforts to locate 44 year-old Eduardo Mendez Hernandez have not met success. Battling winter weather and the baffling nature of this dissapearance the investigation into Mr. Hernandez’s disappearance remains active and detectives continue to interview family and associates. Police have investigated reported sightings of Eduardo Hernandez, however, none […]

by · February 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Forsyth County Deputies Search for Missing Reagan HS Student

By Staff According to the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office, they are investigating a missing runaway juvenile who reportedly left Reagan High School, located at in Pfafftown On Wednesday and has not been seen or heard from since then. The student is 17 year-old Kristen Shawn Clinard. The investigation at this […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 3 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Surveillance Photos of Suspected Wal-Mart Robber Show Attempted Robbery a Day Before at Second W-S Location

By Staff The WSPD is continuing their investigation into the February 12th robbery of the Wal-Mart located at 3475 Parkway Village Circle. As part of that investigation, detectives have obtained video surveillance footage from the Wal-Mart located on Kester Mill Road. The video footage captures a subject entering and exiting the […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
WSPD Looking for Knuckleheads Responsible for Throwing Rocks at Vehicles

WSPD Looking for Knuckleheads Responsible for Throwing Rocks at Vehicles

By Staff Patrol Officers with the WSPD responded to Interstate 40 Eastbound between Cole Road and Union Cross Road in reference to suspects throwing rocks at vehicles. There have been 11 reported vehicles damaged as a result of this particular incident. Witnesses told police that several 4-wheelers were seen leaving […]

by · February 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
UPDATED: I40 Closed West & East at Union Cross Bridge

UPDATED: I40 Closed West & East at Union Cross Bridge

By Staff The WSPD responded to a water leak at I40 at the Union Cross Bridge. It has been determined that a pipe burst and was leaking water. Both West bound lanes of I40 and one East Bound lane of I40 is closed at the Union Cross bridge. Motorists are […]

by · February 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
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Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Guilford Co. Man – Could be Headed to W-S

By Staff The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, 83 year-old Benjamin Baker Cockman. He is described as six-feet, two-inches tall with short gray hair and blue eyes. Mr. Cockman was last seen in Greensboro, but could be headed toward Winston-Salem […]

by · February 20, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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WSPD Searches for Missing Person in Extreme Cold

By Staff   The Winston-Salem Police Department is searching for 44 year-old Eduardo Mendez Hernandez. Mr. Hernandez is blind in his left eye and is described as being approximately 5-feet, six-inches in height and weighing approximately 140 pounds. Eduardo Hernandez was last seen at his apartment, located at 100 Stagecoach […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Sheriff’s Office Warns Citizens of Jury Duty Scam

By Staff   The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office has reportedly received several calls over the past two days refering to a scam where a caller attempts to have a victim send money to a location to “avoid incarceration”. Since Monday, February 16th, five separate incidents have occurred within Forsyth County […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
Road Closed Due to Sink-Hole

Road Closed Due to Sink-Hole

By Staff   According to the WSPD, the 2500 block of N. Patterson Ave. between E. 25th St. and E. 27th St. is closed due to a small sink hole. All traffic has been detoured to N. Glenn Ave. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and follow the posted […]

by · February 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
WSPD Looking for Possible Kidnap Victim & Suspects

WSPD Looking for Possible Kidnap Victim & Suspects

By Staff Monday at approximately 10:21am, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to a report of unknown trouble on Gilmer Ave. A witness reported seeing a black male put a black female in a bear hug, and forcibly walk her to a small, black, four-door vehicle. The female reportedly shouted […]

by · February 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety