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Police: Man who hit several cars, kept going also charged with DWI


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A 31-year-old man is in jail after Wilmington Police say he hit several vehicles under the influence Wednesday night.

Investigators say a witnesses flagged down an officer on Nun Street and said they saw a white Subaru Forester hit multiple cars on the street.

Police found the Subaru at a home in the 400 block of South Front Street.

They say after a brief struggle, they arrested Charles Louis Edwards.

Edwards was charged with DWI, resisting arrest, hit and run, larceny of a motor vehicle, and driving while license revoked.

According to, Edwards was arrested in 2010 in Garner for assault on a female, assault with a deadly weapon, communicating threats, and failure to appear on a misdemeanor. also shows that same year Edwards was arrested in Myrtle Beach for felony aggravated assault.

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You splatter everyone else's name but not this person - why?

Uh oh....sounds like my

Uh oh....sounds like my loser of an ex husband showed back up in Wilmington! (Not this point he's so stewed he probably can't remember how to get here).
Would be awesome if this loser could be charged a DUI for each vehicle he hit! Hopefully for the damaged vehicle's owners' there is insurance.

Bumper cars

Drunk bumper cars is always a good time!