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Lincoln County Man Charged With Intimidating A Witness
Photo Courtesy Lincoln County Sheriff's Office
Photo Courtesy Lincoln County Sheriff's Office

Lincoln County Sheriff's
Office Press Release

LINCOLNTON, N.C. – Lincoln County Sheriff’s Detective Kelly Paris charged a Buffalo Shoals Road man with intimidating a witness.

On October 24, 2017 Matthew Cole Philyaw filed a report with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office advising co-workers of Kevin Scott Creel, 47, of 2296 Buffalo Shoals Road, Lincolnton, NC had made contact with him and informed him that Creel was attempting to solicit the co-workers to cause harm to Matthew Philyaw or his property.

Based on that information, Detective Paris charged Creel with one felony count of intimidating or interfering with a witness. Patrol deputies arrested Creel on October 25, 2017 on the charge. Creel was also served a misdemeanor communicating threats warrant from Mecklenburg County.

He was placed in the Harven A. Crouse Detention Center under an $18,000 secured bond. He had a first appearance today (October 26, 2017) in Lincoln County District Court on the Lincoln County charge. He is scheduled to appear in court in Mecklenburg County on the communicating threats warrant on October 31, 2017.

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