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Shooting investigation

Oct 19, 2020 | Police

Shooting investigation

This morning at approximately 3:36 a.m., Hickory Police Officers responded to the Budget Inn Express at 484 Highway 70 SW in reference to two people being shot in room #141. Upon arrival, officers located a 37-year-old white male, Christopher Scott Burton, with a gunshot wound to his arm and a 46-ye...

Silver Alert issued for Kent Reid

Oct 15, 2020 | Police

Silver Alert issued for Kent Reid

UPDATE: HPD reported Kent Reid as located safe at 1:33 p.m., October 15. A Silver Alert has been issued for Kent Reid, who was discovered missing from an assisted living facility at 2010 29th Avenue Drive NE in Hickory, N.C. Reid was last seen at 5:00 a.m. this morning and may be wearing an or...

HPD searching for shooting suspects

Oct 09, 2020 | Police

HPD searching for shooting suspects

On Thursday, October 8, 2020 at approximately 12:00 a.m., Nicholas Zachary Rozzelle was walking in the 100 block of 18th Street NW when he was confronted by two unknown black males with handguns. The suspects demanded Rozzelle to give them his money and other personal possessions. One of the suspect...

HPD investigates shooting on 100 block of 18th Street NW

Oct 08, 2020 | Police

HPD investigates shooting on 100 block of 18th Street NW

On Thursday October 8, 2020 at approximately 12:08 a.m., Hickory Police Officers responded to the 100 block of 18th Street NW in reference to a shots fired call. Upon arrival, officers located a 25-year-old white male, Nicholas Zachary Rozzelle, lying in the street with apparent gunshot wounds. Rozz...

Shooting Update

Oct 02, 2020 | Police

Shooting Update

The second suspect from a shooting that occurred on August 3rd in the parking lot of Days Inn, 1725 13th Ave Dr NW, has been arrested. Markus Deontae Williams, B/M/26 of Conover, was arrested by Catawba County Sheriff’s Office on two charges of Assault With a Deadly Weapon Intent to Kill and one ...

HPD investigates homicide

Sep 27, 2020 | Police

HPD investigates homicide

On Sunday, September 27, at approximately 2:22 a.m., Hickory Police Officers responded to Sunny Valley Apartments, located at 98 3rd Avenue SE Hickory, N.C., after receiving a 911 call from a bystander who stated that someone had been shot. Upon arrival, officers found Armstrong Shadrac Seme (B/M...

Five Hickory Police Officers Sworn-In

Sep 24, 2020 | Police

Five Hickory Police Officers Sworn-In

Family and friends attended the formal swearing in of five new officers to the Hickory Police Department today at police headquarters. Arturo Arriaga, a native of Marion, NC, joined the Hickory Police Department in July of this year. “Hickory Police Department has a lot of opportunities to grow a...

Cops for Tots

Sep 24, 2020 | Police

Cops for Tots

The Hickory Police Department has started collecting monetary donations and new toys for its 2020 Cops for Tots program. The program began in the early 1980’s by serving approximately 12 families. It has expanded over the years, and in 2019, 1,000 children benefited from the program. The location...

Vehicle Markings

Sep 24, 2020 | Police

Vehicle Markings

Hickory Police Department has received some reports of markings on car windows with none of the reports resulting in harm to citizens. We are currently investigating these incidents to identify the person(s) responsible and will take out any applicable charges. Our department has not been alerted...

17 Indictments Issued

Sep 18, 2020 | Police

17 Indictments Issued

On Friday, September 18, 2020, U.S. Attorney R. Andrew Murray issued a press release on the indictment of 17 individuals on various charges aimed at reducing gun violence and enforcement of federal firearms laws. Hickory Police Department was actively involved in the investigation along with ATF, th...

 

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