Crime & Courts

Suspect sought in Lincoln County vehicle break-ins

Lincoln County sheriff’s investigators are asking for the public’s help in finding the person who broke into cars on several roads this week.

Vehicles were broken into in the 6200 block of N.C. 150 East, on Mack Ballard Road and on Royal Oaks Drive off N.C. 150.

Residents reported the break to police on Thursday. All of the vehicles were unlocked when they were entered.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732-9050, the Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202 or Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.