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Armed Robbery on University Parkway

Armed Robbery on University Parkway

By Staff Thursday at approximately 8:30pm patrol officers the Winston-Salem Police Department responded to 6225 University Parkway (Advance Auto Parts) for an Armed Robbery. The suspect entered the business brandishing a handgun and demanding money. The suspect received an undisclosed amount of money before the leaving the business. There were […]

Three Boys Citgo on Walkertown Rd Robbed at Gunpoint

Three Boys Citgo on Walkertown Rd Robbed at Gunpoint

By Staff Friday morning just after midnight, Officers with the WSPD responded to an Armed Robbery at Three Boys Citgo, 5000 Old Walkertown Road. The investigation revealed that two suspects robbed the business at gunpoint. The suspects were armed with a rifle. The store clerk suffered non-life threatening injuries from […]

by · April 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Medical Supply Van Hijacked in Kernersville

Medical Supply Van Hijacked in Kernersville

By Staff On Thursday morning at approximately 12:06am, the Kernersville Police Department received a report of an armed robbery of a driver of a local medical delivery service employee. The victim was delivering medical supplies to Piney Grove Nursing Home located at 728 Piney Grove Rd. The victim was returning […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Shots Fired into a Winston-Salem Home

Shots Fired into a Winston-Salem Home

By Staff Early Monday morning, at approximately 3:59am, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to the area of University Parkway and W. 25th Street on the reported sound of gunfire. Crystal Dixon and Dena Buffert, contacted the police department to report being awaken by the sounds of gunfire as well […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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UPDATED: Winston-Salem Grandmother & Grandson Go Missing Overnight

By Staff   Friday night at approximately 10:15pm, 71 year-old Ruth Howell left her apartment on Oakshire Ct. with intentions to head to Greensboro. Her 3 year-old grandson, Jordan Howell was with her. Family expected them to arrive in Greensorboro by 11:00pm. they never arived Ms. Howell is a black […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Yadkinville Road Gas Station Robbed at Gunpoint

Yadkinville Road Gas Station Robbed at Gunpoint

By Staff Thursday at approximately 8:10pm, patrol officers with the Winston-Salem Police Department responded to the Wilco Hess on Yadkinville Rd. on a register hold up alarm. The suspect entered the business and brandished a handgun at the clerk while demanding money from the register. After obtaining an undisclosed amount […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Arrest Made for 2011 Homicide of Constance Hall

By Staff   On November 14th 2011, 47 year-old Constance Edwina Hall was reported as missing. She was last seen leaving her home on Apple Street on October 28th 2011. At approximately 1:44 pm on Monday, November 21, 2011, a person disposing of garbage in Plaza Apartments complex dumpster located […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Mineral Springs Elementary School Bus Involved in an Accident

Mineral Springs Elementary School Bus Involved in an Accident

By Staff   On Tuesday at approximately 3:50pm, patrol officers responded to a motor vehicle collision involving a WS/FC School Bus and a passenger vehicle. There were three students from Mineral Springs Elementary School remaining on the bus. None of the students were injured. The school bus, a 2013 Thomas […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
UPDATE: Body Found off of Memorial Industrial School Road Identified

UPDATE: Body Found off of Memorial Industrial School Road Identified

By staff   On Friday, April 3, 2015, the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported discovery of a deceased person in the 2100 block of Memorial Industrial School Road. Deputies arrived on the scene where they located the body of a young male, possibly white or Hispanic, on […]

by · April 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Missing Surry County Man

Cancelled: Silver Alert Issued for Missing Surry County Man

By Staff   The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered man, 32 year-old Justin Matthew Dixon. Citizens are being asked to be on the lookout for Justin Matthew Dixon, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. […]

by · April 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety