Salisbury: Man Injured During Strong Arm Robbery Monday on Mahaley Avenue. Gives Up $369 in Valuables After Robber Barges into Home

Posted on October 31, 2017

RFP Staff

♦ According to Salisbury Police sources Kent Thornton, 54, living at 320 Mahaley Avenue, D, was the victim of a “robbery-strong arm no weapon” on Monday when he answered his front door and a stranger forced his way inside the apartment and roughed Thornton up.  Sustaining minor injuries, Thornton gave up a battery charger, a cordless telephone, a book bag, and assorted credit cards (Total value of the stolen items was $369)

At this time no arrests have been made and no suspects named.

320 Mahaley Avenue, D, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location 320 Mahaley Avenue, D, 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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