A former Major League League baseball player, who grew up in Columbus County, was arrested in suburban Atlanta for a crime involving a child.
A man is wanted in Brunswick County for robbing a Dollar General.
Investigators in New Hanover County say tips from the community about a suspicious person targeting minors in Carolina Beach led to the arrest of a sex offender wanted in several other states.
Investigators say human remains found earlier this month in Brunswick County are those of a teen who went missing from Wilmington several years ago.
A New Hanover County Department of Social Services employee is on leave after an arrest on embezzlement charges.
Investigators with the Southport Police Department are looking for two men accused of stealing some brews.
Gerry Devonte Quick and Christopher Lademaien Brown are charged with two counts of murder, kidnapping, robbery with a dangerous weapon and felony conspiracy for a double murder last month at a home on Brown Street in the Rowland community of Robeson County, according to Rowland Police Chief John Reeves.
The Force was not with a 32-year-old man who, according to police, tried unsuccessfully to rob a Florida convenience store at gunpoint while wearing a Darth Vader costume.