Salisbury: Stranger with a Knife Attacks James White, Jr. Friday Morning on 610 Mocksville Avenue

Posted on August 15, 2017

RFP Staff

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According to Salisbury Police sources James White, Jr. of Hobson Road in Salisbury was the victim of “assault–knife” on the street at 610 Mocksville Avenue.  A stranger, armed with a knife came up on White and assaulted him.  According to the police report White sustained minor injuries from the attack.

The assault was reported to 911 dispatch at 5:16 a.m. and the police responded a short time later.  No motive for the knife assault was given and no description of the attacker was provided.

610 Mocksville Avenue, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location 610 Mocksville Avenue, 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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