Category: Police News Releases

Further Details regarded Armed Robbery in Boone, NC On Thursday, April 27, 2017, Boone Police responded to 137 Stoneybrook Court in reference to an Armed Robbery. It was reported that subjects robbed a victim at gunpoint. Following leads, resident sightings, and other investigative work, police were able to take three suspects into custody: Isaiah Scott […]

Armed Robbery – Updated An armed robbery occurred in the Stoneybrook Court area of Boone on Thursday afternoon, and the search for suspects crossed Boone. At approximately 1:30 p.m. on Thursday April 27, residents of an apartment on Stoneybrook Court reported they had been robbed at gunpoint at their residence. Responding officers detained one suspect […]

James Martin Roberts Reporting Missing 1-Year Ago On April 21, 2016, James “Martin” Roberts was reported missing to the Boone Police Department by his roommates. This being the one year anniversary of Martin’s disappearance, the Boone Police Department would like to recap the efforts taken to find Martin during the last 365 days. Throughout the […]

On April 9, 2017 at approximately 1:56 AM, Boone Police responded to 137 Stoneybrook Court in Boone regarding a traumatic injury resulting from a reported Assault. The victim was transported to Watauga Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead. The other involved party in this case is the son of the victim. The decedent […]

On April 9, 2017 at approximately 1:56 AM, Boone Police responded to 137 Stoneybrook Court in Boone regarding a traumatic injury resulting from a reported Assault. The victim was transported to Watauga Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead. The suspect in this case is the son of the victim. The names of the […]

At approximately 1:30 AM Monday morning, Boone Police officers responded to 165 Herring Loop for an unattended death. The decedent, James Luther Guy, age 53 of Boone, did not have any apparent signs of foul play; and the cause of death is to be determined by the Office of the Chief Medical examiner. The investigation […]

On February 28, 2017, at around 7:30 AM, the Boone Police Department received a 911 call requesting assistance with an unresponsive infant in a residence in the Watauga Green apartment complex on Clawson Street in Boone. Boone Police Department officers responded with Watauga Medics to assist. The infant was transported to the Watauga Medical Center […]

On January 27, 2017, just before 12:45 AM, a Boone Police Department vehicle was struck while stationary in the 400 block of King Street. The officer was outside of his vehicle at the time of the impact and was not injured. A passenger in the patrol car received minor injuries and was transported to Watauga […]

Four Arrests from Graffiti Investigation On January 21, 2017, shortly before 4 AM, several subjects started vandalizing buildings in downtown Boone. The subjects traveled east along King Street and continued damaging buildings, signs, and a police car. Tsunami surveillance video of the subjects was release through High Country Crime Stoppers. As a result of the […]

As Chief of Police, I assure the citizens of Boone that this case will be a priority for us. It is deeply disturbing that some people believe that they have the right to damage other people’s property and businesses to express their views in an unlawful way. While people have the right to disagree with […]