Onslow County News
Holly Ridge council receives public input on gun range suit
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 10:18pm.

video Citizens of Holly Ridge turned out in force Tuesday night to share their thoughts on a lawsuit against Surf City Guns and Ammo.

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Marine accused of shaking baby to death
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 9:13pm.

videoA Camp Lejeune Marine is charged with the death of an infant. Investigators from the Onslow County Sheriff's Office and Naval Criminal Investigative Service responded to the Naval Hospital aboard Camp Lejeune July 28 for an unresponsive 11-month-old. The infant had been in the care of LCpl. Matthew Krause, 23, who was the child's mother's boyfriend.

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NC-based Marine killed in Afghanistan
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 9:28pm.

The Defense Department says a 19-year-old Marine based in North Carolina has been killed in Afghanistan.

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Woman tries to escape prison months before release
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 8:36pm.

video Onslow County Sheriff Deputies arrested a woman who escaped from an Edgecombe County prison just months before her scheduled release.

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Onslow County woman arrested for North Topsail Murder
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 09/25/2013 - 5:28pm.

videoTwo months ago exactly, authorities found two men, Robert Clinton Shellhammer IV and Christopher William Stewart, stabbed to death on North Topsail Beach. Now, a day after a woman was arrested for murdering one of them, she made her first court appearance. 19-year-old Bekka Shellhammer was arrested yesterday afternoon at her home in Sneads Ferry.

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Woman arrested for murder in North Topsail stabbings
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 5:04pm.

An Onslow County woman has been arrested for murder in connection to two stabbings on North Topsail Beach in July.

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Camp Lejeune teacher arrested on heroin charges
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 9:54am.

A sixth-grade teacher at Camp Lejeune has been arrested on heroin charges. Onslow County deputies have charged Thersea Catherine Fedor, 53, of Hubert, with one count of possession with the intent to manufacture, sell and deliver heroin, one charge for allegedly keeping the drug in her home, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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Troopers: Driver falls asleep, crashes into school bus with students
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/10/2013 - 9:59am.

videoA driver fell asleep and crashed his SUV head-on into a school bus Tuesday morning, sending the driver and six students to hospitals, according to the Highway Patrol.

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UPDATE: Deputies arrest murder suspect in nightclub shooting
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 09/09/2013 - 8:11am.

videoDeputies say they have arrested a murder suspect in connection with a shooting at a nightclub that left one dead in Onslow County last week.

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UPDATED: Warrant out for arrest in deadly Jacksonville nightclub shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/02/2013 - 2:37pm.

Authorities say a nightclub shooting in Jacksonville has left one man dead. Investigators of the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office have identified a person of special interest, Sherodnie Smith, B/M, 27 yoa of Jacksonville, NC. Sherodnie Smith has an outstanding warrant at present for a Parole Violation.

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