Crime

Jerry Spencer Jr. (Photo courtesy: WCTI)
Man accused of assaulting girlfriend and her child
An Onslow County man was arrested for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend and her daughter. Tue, 06/02/2015 - 10:53am
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Students arrested for releasing chickens in high school prank
Seven students from a Lincoln County High School were arrested for a senior prank. Tue, 06/02/2015 - 8:31am
Jamie Norris Ford (Photo courtesy: Columbus County Sheriff's Office)
Teacher accused of stealing meds at elementary school
Deputies with the Columbus County Sheriff's Office said a Tabor City woman is charged after taking prescription medication from an elementary school. Mon, 06/01/2015 - 4:45pm
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Mall Santa arrested on child porn charges in Raleigh
Authorities in Raleigh say a man who was arrested over the weekend on child pornography charges worked as a shopping mall Santa Claus. Mon, 06/01/2015 - 4:26pm
Timothy Dwayne Tutterow (Source: Wake Co. Sheriff's Office)
Operator of thrill ride in 2013 NC fair mishap pleads guilty
The man at the controls of a thrill ride when it malfunctioned during the 2013 North Carolina State Fair has admitted to tampering with safety equipment intended to prevent such a mishap. Mon, 06/01/2015 - 1:24pm
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Officials receive misleading murder, hostage 911 call
nvestigators do not know who made a 911 call about a murder and a hostage Friday night in New Hanover County. Mon, 06/01/2015 - 12:02pm
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3 sweepstakes businesses busted, 5 charged
At a news conference Friday afternoon, District Attorney Jon David announced the busts of three sweepstakes businesses in the county. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 5:32pm
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Sheriff’s Office warns of rise in phone scams
The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office says it has received new reports of phone scams soliciting money for various fictitious scenarios. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:37pm