Archive - Mar 1, 2012
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UPDATE: Morning car chase tied to suspicious death of child
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 11:41pm.

video What looked like two separate crimes in Brunswick County now appear to be very closely connected. Shallotte Police say a car chase that ended with a crash involving sheriff's deputies came on the heels of the suspicious death of a young child.

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Tense Police standoff has safe ending
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 10:46pm.

It was a tense scene in Wilmington for several hours as police were involved in a standoff near Greenfield Lake. Police say it all began as a domestic assault and escalated from there. Investigators say a woman was assaulted at a home on 1314 south 7th street. She was transported to the hospital.

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WWAY'S Thursday night sports - March 1; New Hanover holds off Millbrook in state playoffs
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 10:40pm.

video The New Hanover Wildcats survived a sloppy night on the basketball court on Thursday at the 4-A East Regionals in Fayetteville. New Hanover will play Hoke County in the finals of 4-A East Regionals on Saturday... UNCW junior forward Keith Rendleman earned First Team All-CAA honors on Thursday night. Click here for more details.

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ONLY ON 3: 41 years later, Vietnam vet reunites with war buddy feared dead
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 6:00pm.

video A Brunswick County veteran had a very special reunion recently with who he long thought was a fallen comrade. Jim Milstead was a riverboat officer in Vietnam. Last month he met up with a friend he thought died more than 40 years ago.

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Investigators wait for information in death of child on school bus
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 5:49pm.

video New details in the death of an eight-year-old special needs student at school yesterday. Police say an autopsy was performed on Jamiah Batts this morning.

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Family still waiting for details on UNCW student's death
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 5:30pm.

video New details about a UNCW student found dead in his apartment last week. Although we still do not know exactly what killed freshman Bryce Scott, we have new details on how he was found. A call to New Hanover County Dispatch Friday morning came from a father looking for answers. Wallace Scott called to report his son Bryce missing just a day before the UNCW student's 19th birthday.

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New law aims at keeping prescription drugs off the streets
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 4:56pm.

video Prescription drugs have become a threat. That's the message from law enforcement officers today. They came together to talk about a new law that could affect your next trip to the pharmacy.

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Suspicious death of child under investigation in Shallotte
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 03/01/2012 - 4:26pm.

Investigators in Brunswick County are looking into the suspicious death of a three-year-old child.

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