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McDowell County Sheriff's Office
Thursday August 5th, 2021 :: 09:45 a.m. EDT


WANTED: Thieves stealing tools from rec department; call 652-2237; cash reward

                McDowell County sheriff’s deputies are on the hunt for the suspects who have stolen property from McDowell County Parks & Recreation twice in recent days.
                On the first occasion, someone broke into an outbuilding at the Recreation Department, on Academy Street in Marion, between 5 p.m. on Friday, July 30 and 8:15 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 2 and removed two chainsaws.
                Then, between 5 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 2 and 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 3, someone again broke into the outbuilding and took two weed trimmers and a leaf blower.
                Anyone with information concerning the crimes or suspects is asked to call Detective Jesse Hicks at 652-2237 or McDowell County Crime Stoppers at 65-CRIME (652-7463). You can also text your tips to Crime Stoppers. Text TIP MCDOWELLSO and your information to 888777. With Crime Stoppers, your identity remains anonymous, and you could receive a cash reward.

McDowell County Sheriff's Office
593 Spaulding Rd
Marion, NC 28752

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 828-652-2235

Richelle Bailey
McDowell County Sheriff's Office
[email protected]

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