Community Living | Coupon | Police Scanner | E-News Signup | Archives | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Have a HOT TIP? Call 704-276-6587 Or E-mail us At
Advanced Search
Lincoln Herald | Lincolnton, NC

home : news : law enforcement July 26, 2021

6/12/2021 4:16:00 PM
Police Searching for Three Men

Gastonia Police Department
Press Release

Gastonia Police responded to 716 Raindrops Road at 12:25 AM Saturday morning (June 12th) for a shooting resulting from a targeted home invasion. When officers arrived they found the victim, Trakus Pratt, age 30, suffering from a gunshot wound. Pratt was transported to CaroMont Regional Medical Center by Gaston County Emergency Medical Service, and subsequently died from his injuries. The suspects in the case are described as three black males in their late teens to early 20’s who were possibly dropped off by a dark-colored SUV.

Anyone with information that could help with the investigation is asked to call Detective Whitlock at 704-842-5123 or Detective Lopera at 704-866-6939.



3 - Lincolnton Animal Hospital - Generic

to have us send you the latest news
in an email every day.

The LincolnHerald is proud to be your FREE source for local news.  We've been serving Lincoln, Gaston, Catawba & Cleveland counties with news, sports, obituaries and more since 2012.

If you haven’t already, 'like' our Facebook page at and follow us on Twitter @LincolnHerald20.

1  - Rock Fitness 2021

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

HomeNewsState NewsReligionOpinionSportsObituariesExtrasCommunityClassifiedsSubmitLife

Terms and Use | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Site Design and Content
Copyright Lincoln Herald, LLC 2011-2019


Software © 1998-2021 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved