Hit and Run
November 22, 2013
On Friday November 22, 3013 at 8:04 p.m. The Wilkesboro Police Department responded to a Hit and Run Motor Vehicle Crash with injuries at U.S. Hwy 421 Business. The suspect vehicle was a 1997-2004 Ford F150 with heavy frontend damage. The suspect vehicle was last seen in the Millers Creek area. If anyone has any information involving this case please contact the Wilkesboro Police Department at 336-667-7277 or Wilkes County Crime Stoppers at 336-667-8900.
Breaking Entering and Larceny of Dollar General
January 25, 2011
On the night of January 25, 2011 Dollar General at 2605 Country Club Rd Wilkesboro was broken into and money was stolen from a safe. There were two suspects that concealed their identities while inside the business. Shortly after the two suspects left, the Dollar General in Catawba County on NC Hwy 16 South near the Alexander county line was broken into the same way and money taken from the safe. On January 03, 2011 the same two suspects wearing the same exact clothing broke into a Dollar General in Claremont, NC using the same method. It was also found that several other counties and states have had the same type of breaking and entering’s during the month of December 2010 and January 2011 using the same method at various other businesses as well. North Wilkesboro Police and Wilkesboro Police has reports of very similar incidents with businesses in the past few years There is no suspect vehicle information at this time. If you have any information about any of these incidents please contact CRIMESTOPPERS.