Crime

  • John Spurling
Deputies: Man arrested for assault on grandfather
BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Deputies say they arrested a man for assaulting his own Grandfather. The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office said John Spurling jumped on his Grandfather from behind and beat him to the floor. They said Spurling then used a plastic zip tie to bind his hands. Deputies said Spurling then took his Read more... Fri, 04/17/2015 - 11:15pm
Former Onslow Co. teacher/coach sentenced in child porn case
A former Onslow County teacher and coach is heading to prison for child pornography. Mon, 03/30/2015 - 5:14pm
Man convicted of killing Michael Jordan’s father wants new trial
The man convicted of killing Michael Jordan's father in North Carolina in 1993 and dumping his body in South Carolina is again asking for a new trial, citing misconduct by police, prosecutors and jurors. Thu, 04/02/2015 - 5:13pm
Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of 1st-degree murder
Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has been found guilty of first-degree murder. Wed, 04/15/2015 - 2:29pm
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WPD investigating armed CVS robbery
Wilmington Police say they are looking for a man accused of robbing a CVS. Fri, 04/17/2015 - 4:39pm
  • Courtesy: New Hanover County Jail
High driver who caused crash sentenced
The driver who crashed his car into three parked cars and a business while high in February could spend up to four years in prison. Fri, 04/17/2015 - 7:14pm
  • JERRI BREWER COLLIS
Mom in jail for child’s school attendance violation
You may not know that if your child misses too much school, it's a crime. The husband of a Brunswick County woman says she's in jail for 10 days for just that. Fri, 04/17/2015 - 4:54pm
  • The NC Supreme Court has upheld the first convictions for electronic gaming in the state.
NC high court allows electronic gaming convictions to stand
North Carolina's highest court has allowed two electronic gaming convictions to stand in a decision that authorities say will strengthen their ability to shut down illegal gambling operations. Fri, 04/17/2015 - 4:24pm