Salisbury: Beaten with a Handgun Thursday at Circle K on E. Innes St., Kevin Vaughn Later Arrested for Allegedly Driving While Impaired

Posted on August 11, 2017

RFP Staff

♦ The Salisbury convenience store nightmare continues.  According to Salisbury Police sources Kevin C. Vaughn, 28, of 119 Fries Street in Salisbury, was the victim of an “assault-gun” in the parking lot at the Circle K convenience store on 1015 E. Innes Street.  Just after midnight Thursday morning Vaughn was attacked by a stranger beating him senseless with a handgun and bloodying his head at the scalp line.  Someone reported the attack to 911 dispatch and officers arrived on the scene a short time later.  Vaughn’s assailant left before they arrived.

Vaughn was arrested at 12:20 a.m at 224 McCubbins Street and charged him “driving while impaired”.  Under a secured $5,000 bond, Vaughn was placed in the Rowan County Detention Center.

Kevin C. Vaughn:

Kevin C. Vaughn’s Previous Record:

Circle K, 1015 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location Circle K, 1015 E. Innes 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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