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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
Guthrie William Sharkey (Photo courtesy: Wilmington Police Department)
Teen charged in early-morning crime spree
A teen is in jail after police say he went on a four-hour crime spree of car break-ins this morning. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 3:20pm
Dustin Diamond (Source: Ozaukee County Sheriff)
‘Screech’ testifies he didn’t mean to stab man
TV actor Dustin Diamond says he didn't intentionally stab a man in a barroom scuffle just outside of Milwaukee. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 1:51pm
Alfonzo Brooks (Photo courtesy: New Hanover Co. Jail)
Man guilty in convenience store, taxi driver robberies
A man is headed to jail for two robberies that occurred last year. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 11:02am
Jenelle Evans leaves court in Horry County, SC, May 28, 2015, followed by a crew from MTV's "Teen Mom 2." (Photo: Janet Blackmon Morgan/The Sun News)
Jenelle Evans charged with domestic violence in SC
“Teen Mom 2” personality Jenelle Evans, 23, was charged with criminal domestic violence Thursday and released on a $2,130 personal recognizance bond later that day. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:52am
Da'Andre Kiheem Smith (Photo courtesy: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
Leland robbery suspect arrested in Bladen Co.
Deputies with the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office said the man wanted in an armed robbery in Leland has been arrested and charged. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:32am
Charles Harvey Lee (Photo courtesy: Brunswick County Sheriff's Office)
Southport man facing felony charges after deadly crash
A Southport man is facing charges in connection with a crash that killed two people. Fri, 05/29/2015 - 10:23am