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IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000
The IRS says thieves used an online service provided by the agency to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:21pm
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Bill raising NC graffiti punishments get Senate’s initial OK
Tougher penalties for people who spray or scribble on public or private property in North Carolina is nearing Gov. Pat McCrory's desk. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 4:13pm
Clarence Jacobs (Source: New Hanover Co. Jail)
Man pleads guilty to attempted rape of Wilmington woman
Even before the first juror could be seated Tuesday, convicted sex offender Clarence Jacobs pleaded guilty in the attempted rape of a woman he assaulted inside her Racine Drive apartment last summer. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 3:20pm
Kyle Chase Cheek (Photo courtesy: New Hanover Co. Jail)
Teen charged after report of man with gun downtown
A Wilmington man is facing charges after police say reports of a man with a gun downtown ended with a scuffle with officers. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 2:03pm
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Columbus County man facing stolen gun, drug charges
A Council man faces several drug and gun charges after a search turns up a large quantity of drugs and stolen guns inside a vehicle during a traffic stop. Tue, 05/26/2015 - 9:02am
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Police find home hit by shots fired, shell casings at scene
Police are investigating after they say a Wilmington home was hit by a bullet while people were inside late Sunday night. When police got to the scene, they say several shell casings were found in the area. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 8:11am
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UPDATE: Victim stabs suspect, shot fired during burglary
Police are investigating after they say a victim stabbed a suspect during an apartment burglary before the suspect fired a shot through the floor. Mon, 05/25/2015 - 7:33am
Ingmar Guandique was convicted in 2010 of the 2001 murder of Capitol Hill intern Chandra Levy.
New trial expected for man convicted in Chandra Levy death
A man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy is expected to get a new trial after government attorneys withdrew their opposition to one. Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:52pm