Skip to comments.Substations Vandalized by Gunfire; More Than Half of County Without Power
Posted on 12/03/2022 9:55:40 PM PST by ameribbean expat
The Moore County Sheriff’s Office says is investigating incidents at multiple electric substations in Moore County that were shot up on Saturday night as a “criminal occurrence,” causing more than half the county’s
Workers from Duke Energy and authorities from the sheriff‘s office were at the substation off N.C. 211 near West Pine Middle School looking over the damage around midnight. Deputies were scanning the the area for bullet casings and other evidence, and vehicles were going through the woods in search of more evidence at the scene.
In a text message to a reporter, Chief Mike Cameron of the Southern Pines Fire and Rescue Department confirmed that substations had been shot at. He said the agency is “preparing to be out of power for 24 hours.”
Heavy police presence was around several gun shops and Wal-Mart in Aberdeen around 10:30 p.m. after reports of looting. One woman was detained in front Wal-Mart and police were conducting a headcount of employees outside of the store.
Data from the website poweroutage.us showed that more than 40,600 local electric customers, or about 63.7 percent of the county's customers, were without power was of 10:30 p.m. About 38,000 of those customers are Duke Energy subscribers.
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It would be helpful to put the name of the state in the title or at least somewhere in the post!
Naturally everyone in the world knows where Moore County is.
We are talking North Carolina this county has a population of around 100,000 people and is on the northwest side of Fort Bragg.
Appreciate that. Past my bedtime so I’m just skimming through the postings. Cheers!
After the trouble began tonight the cops went first to the door of a women protesting a drag show in the area a religious woman who treated the police with kindness and respect.
Those Amish just won’t let up.
Not inferring a racial angle on this, just an innocent group
as compared to the folks who did this.
Guess they’ll have to blame Vladimir Putin now.
Cops in deep red counties consider cultural traditionalists to be the enemy and there people here boasting how secession will sweep the woke regime away. The cops are being brainwashed that we are the enemy.
Moore County is in southern Florida so they won’t be cold without power.
It’s right next door to Less County. Everybody knows that.
Oar County is a bit in between.
You misspelled "muzzard".
Not inferring a racial angle on this
No, but you're implying it.
just an innocent group as compared to the folks who did this.
(Amish) It's getting a little old, hackneyed, banal, clichéd, cobwebby, commonplace, moth-eaten, musty, obligatory, shopworn, stale, stereotyped, threadbare, timeworn, tired, trite, and worn-out.
Down the road a fer piece is Masomemos County.
Masomenos County. Sheesh.
I have always thought this would be the perfect form of domestic terrorism and wondered why no one has ever attempted it.
Tell us what you really think.
Are you thinking Monroe County?
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