Crime

Edgar Sepulveda (Source: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)
NC Appeals Court allows priest sex abuse lawsuit to proceed
A three-judge panel has ruled that a lawsuit against the Catholic Diocese of Raleigh over an allegation of child sexual abuse by a priest can move forward. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 2:40pm
Dylann Roof (Source: Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office)
New charges in Charleston church shooting
The man accused of killing nine people attending Bible study at a historic black church in Charleston has been indicted on three new charges of attempted murder. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 12:31pm
"Black lives matter" spray-painted on side of the Durham Co. Courthouse Confederate monument; Photo: WTVD, July 6, 2015
Confederate monument near Durham courthouse vandalized
Someone has spray-painted graffiti on the Confederate monument at the old Durham County Courthouse. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 10:28am
New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies say they found this heroin in a hidden compartment in a minivan in August 2010.
Guilty pleas close 2010 hidden heroin case
The last defendants in a 2010 New Hanover County drug bust pleaded guilty and are headed to prison. Tue, 07/07/2015 - 8:41am
Andrew Washick talks to his lawyer in court.
Hit and run suspect appears in court
The man charged in the hit and run death of a Wilmington woman made his first appearance today. Andrew Washick went before a judge. Originally out on an unsecured bond the judge put Washick back in jail on a $5,000 secured bond. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 5:29pm
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Paramedic charged with DWI after driving ambulance, hitting truck
A Pamlico County paramedic was charged with driving while impaired after he hit a truck while driving an ambulance, Pamlico County Sheriff Chris Davis said. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 2:56pm
Kelsey Alexandra Lynch (Source: New Hanover Co. Sheriff's Office)
Jail door cuts off part of inmate’s finger
An inmate at the New Hanover County Jail had to be rushed to the hospital last week part of her finger was cut off in a door. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:04pm
Andrew John Washick (Photo courtesy: WPD)
Man charged in Wilmington deadly hit-and-run
Police say they've made an arrest in a hit-and-run last week that killed a woman. Mon, 07/06/2015 - 10:49am