Salisbury: Man Held Up at Gunpoint on East Council Street Sunday and Gets a Slug in His Vehicle. Bandit Grabs an $800 Cellphone

Posted on August 3, 2017

RFP Staff

♦ According to Salisbury Police sources William Harrison, 41, living on E. Fisher Street in Salisbury, was the victim of “assault-gun”, “larceny-from motor vehicle”, “larceny all other”, “all other discharging firearm”, and “miscellaneous property damage” at his second property on 707 E. Council Street on Sunday.  Harrison faced a gunman who threatened him with a handgun and fired into the hood of Harrison’s vehicle. In the end the bandit left with Harrison’s $800 cellphone.  Harrison was reported to be acquainted with his assailant.  No injuries were reported. The crime was reported to 911 dispatch at 12:45 a.m.

The case remains open.  So far there were no arrests.

707 E. Council Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location 707 E. Council Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Citizens having any knowledge about this crime are urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

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