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Head-on Collision on US 421 Downtown Sends 5 to Hospital, Closes Highway

Head-on Collision on US 421 Downtown Sends 5 to Hospital, Closes Highway

by staff At 10:35 pm Thursday, Officers with the WSPD responded to US 421 South near Broad St. on a traffic crash involving personal injury. The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2003 Jeep Wrangler, driven by Steven Paul Haam, was traveling west on US 421 South (in the wrong direction) […]

by · June 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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“A Dozen Shots” Leave Two Dead and One Wounded on Stockton Street

By Staff On Friday at approximately 12:01am, patrol officers with the WSPD were dispatched to 2427 Stockton Street on a reported shooting. When officers arrived on scene they found three shooting victims on the front porch of 2427 Stockton Street. 46 year-old Tracy Linette Paterson, who lives at 2427 Stockton […]

by · June 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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WSPD Drugs Bust Nabs Three, Drugs, Cash, and Guns

By Staff According to the WSPD, during the month of June the Special Investigations Division have been conducting operations regarding the distribution of heroin. On June 8th police arrested three suspects and located drugs, cash, and guns at an Akron Drive residence. 25 year-old Rodney Lamont Fraley, 25 year-old Joshua […]

by · June 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Another Murder in Winston-Salem

Another Murder in Winston-Salem

By Staff On Wednesday at approximately 5:59pm, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to an assault in the 300 Block of Whitford Place Ct. When officers arrived on scene they found 58 year-old Tyrone Smith laying on the ground, suffering from gunshot wounds. Evidence gathered during the investigation indicated that […]

by · June 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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WSPD Release Photos of Tractor Trailer Involved in Reidsville Road Traffic Fatality – Need Help with Identification

by Staff Since the afternoon of June 9th, investigators with the WSPD Traffic Enforcement Unit have continued their investigation into the fatality on Reidsville Rd involving Matthew Fletcher. Authorities have determined that the involved Tractor Trailer is a black Peterbilt tractor with red fenders and a silver in color 53 […]

by · June 16, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Silver Alert Issued for Missing Greensboro Woman

By Staff The N.C. Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for a missing endangered woman, 25 year-old Virginia Helena Coe. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Virginia Helena Coe, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Ms. Coe […]

by · June 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Police Look for Suspects and Witnesses to Weekend Shooting of a WFU Student

Police Look for Suspects and Witnesses to Weekend Shooting of a WFU Student

By Staff On Saturday morning at approximately 2:27am patrol officers responded to reports of a man found lying in the road near the intersection of Brookwood Drive and Polo Road. Responding officers found 29 year-old Wake Forest university student Plato Collins Barwick IV suffering from a gunshot wound to his […]

by · June 13, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
Police Looking for Suspect in Saturday Stabbing at Skyline Village Apartments

Police Looking for Suspect in Saturday Stabbing at Skyline Village Apartments

By Staff On Saturday at approximately 8:57pm, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to Skyline Village Apartments on a reported stabbing. The investigation has revealed that 18 year-old Myles Diamond was in an argument with his roommate 22 year-old Michael Jose Blakemore. According to police, Blakemore then challenged Mr. Diamond to […]

by · June 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Twin City Stage Announces Auditions for Little Women: The Musical

By Staff Twin City Stage will hold auditions for Little Women: The Musical on Tuesday, July 26 at the Arts Council Theatre, 610 Coliseum Drive in Winston-Salem. Auditions will begin at 7 pm; actors should come to the lobby for check-in. No appointment is necessary and everyone is welcome to […]

by · June 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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WSPD Makes Arrest in Friday’s 11th Homicide of 2016

By Staff On Friday June 10, 2016, at approximately 3:58pm, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to a report that someone had been stabbed at a home located at 1126 West Academy Street. When officers arrived on scene they found 44 year-old Vierl Levan Banks  unresponsive on the floor. Personnel […]

by · June 12, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety