High Country Crime Stoppers and the Watauga County Sheriff's Office seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:
On April 11, 2016, the Department of Transportation (D.O.T.) station located at 1989 US HWY 194 North was broken into and several power tools were stolen. On a later date, April 30, 2016, the same building was broken into and more power tools were stolen. All power tools were engraved with “DOT” and a number on each tool.
Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125 or the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office at 828-264-3761. You may also submit a Crime Stoppers Tip via our website at https://www.tipsubmit.com/webtips.aspx?AgencyID=1251 or Text “NCTIP plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information will be kept confidential.
High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information, which leads to arrests; recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons.