Crime

Gary Dixson Shelton {Photo Courtesy: Brunswick County Sheriffs Office}
Deputies: Man arrested after robbing tobacco store
A man is in custody after deputies say he robbed a tobacco store. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:41pm
Nashid Porter
Witness testifies against Nashid Porter in court
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Accused murderer Nashid Porter was back in court today. This time to hear from a witness who says she saw him kill Brian Grant. Porter sat quiet Monday, only talking with his attorney as a witness took the stand. We are not naming the witness for her safety. Porter is accused Read more... Mon, 06/29/2015 - 5:59pm
Joshua Dustin Lutz (Photo courtesy: New Hanover Co. Jail)
Man in jail under $1M bond for child sex charges
Wilmington Police say a man is facing charges in connection with sexual offenses with two teen girls. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 3:37pm
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Justices allow new hearings in North Carolina capital cases
The Supreme Court has left in place lower court rulings ordering hearings over jurors in two North Carolina death penalty trials who reached beyond the jury room for biblical references to help their deliberations. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 11:30am
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Police: Wake County man charged with assault at LGBT bar
A Wake County man has been charged with assault after police say he entered an LGBT bar, angrily criticized the Supreme Court's ruling legalizing same-sex marriage and then slapped the owner. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 9:12am
Courtesy: Pender County Sheriff's Office
Man charged with statutory rape set to appear in court
An 18-year-old man is scheduled to make his first appearance in court today after he was arrested Saturday. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 7:43am
A North Carolina woman scaled the pole flying the Confederate flag in front of the South Carolina statehouse in Columbia and removed the flag June 27, 2015 (Source: Instagram/queerplatonic)
NC duo arrested for removing Confederate flag from SC statehouse out of jail
The two people arrested for removing the Confederate flag from the front of the South Carolina Statehouse have been released from jail in the state capital. Sat, 06/27/2015 - 9:49pm
Richard Matt and David Sweatt escaped from a New York prison June 6, 2015.
Escaped New York inmate Richard Matt shot and killed by police, officials say
Escaped convicted murderer Richard Matt was shot and killed by authorities today, according to officials, 20 days after he elaborately escaped from an upstate New York prison. Fri, 06/26/2015 - 4:43pm