A Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Officer’s identification was stolen from his vehicle parked at the Riverwalk Apartments at 251 North NC Highway 16 in Lincoln County on Thursday (November 20).
The officer reported the incident to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Charlie District Office. He stated he got into his vehicle Thursday morning to go to the post office when he noticed some CD’s lying on the floorboard of the vehicle. He then checked for his Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Department wallet and discovered it was missing. The wallet contained his Sheriff’s Department’s badge and photo ID. Also stolen was his Sheriff’s Office Baseball Cap.
The lock on the driver’s side door was damaged during the break-in. No other items were reported stolen from the vehicle.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office at 704-732-9050, Lincoln County Communications Center at 704-735-8202 or Crime Stoppers at 704-736-8909.