60 year old Timothy Rogers was transported to the Hospital by Alexander County EMS. After a short stay, Rogers was released and is doing well. Tuesday evening the Town of Taylorsville Board of Commissioners and the Taylorsville Police Department honored officer Josh Lackey and the others who responded .
On November 12, 2016 Alexander County 911 received a call for an unresponsive person on Jenkins Moose Road. Alexander County Deputy Lee Hoyle was first on scene and immediately began CPR. Taylorsville Police Officer Josh Lackey was next on scene, followed by Taylorsville Fire Department First Responders Jacob Barnes, Brandon Caudle, and Alexander County Deputy Travis Pennell. The team quickly assisted Deputy Hoyle in administering CPR.