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Blotter: June 26

By Shavonne Potts


In Rowan County Sheriff’s Office reports

• A woman reported on Tuesday she was the victim of fraud while in the 400 block of Memory Lane.

• A man reported on Tuesday someone stole his dirt bike from the 2800 block of Dunn’s Mountain Road.

• A man reported on Tuesday he was the victim of credit card fraud while in the 1700 block of Cranwell Drive, Mount Ulla.

• Robert Edward Davis, 49, was charged on Tuesday with misdemeanor assault with a deadly weapon while in the 1200 block of S. Zion Street, Landis.

• Nathan James Rose, 32, was charged on Tuesday with felony second-degree kidnapping while in the 200 block of School Street, Cleveland.

In Salisbury Police Department reports

• A man reported on Wednesday he was the victim of larceny during a purchase from an online platform while in the 800 block of West Bank Street.



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