Crime

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Suspects arrested after 3 armed robberies in 4 hours
Wilmington Police say they've arrested suspects accused in three armed robberies last night and into the overnight. 46 minutes ago
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STARNEWS REPORTS: Man pleads guilty to 2013 murder
A Wilmington man will spend up to 15 years in prison for murder. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 10:40pm
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FBI recovers gold bar from North Carolina robbery in Florida
A gold bar stolen in a $5 million armored truck robbery in North Carolina has been recovered by the FBI in South Florida, and authorities suspect a strong Miami-area connection. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 8:51pm
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Man pleads guilty in Marine’s death at frat party
The Apex man and ECU student accused of killing a Marine at a UNCW fraternity party pleaded guilty this afternoon. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 3:03pm
  • A Pennsylvania man was arrested after a fight over who is the better basketball player: Michael Jordan or LeBron James.
Man charged in fight over whether Jordan or LeBron is better
Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a Pennsylvania man's arrest on aggravated assault and other charges. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 2:50pm
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Man arrested after chase through swamp
A spokesman with the US Marshals Service says a man is facing charges after a chase through a swampy area near his residence. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:46pm
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Man recovers from injuries after weekend hit-and-run
A man is recovering from his injuries while Wilmington Police continue to investigate after a weekend hit-and-run. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 7:45am
  • Anthony Sneed (left) and Antonio Spencer are charged with Sept. 2014 murder of Martineze Vaughn. (Courtesy: New Hanover Co. Sheriff's Office)
Two arrested in September 2014 murder
Two men have been arrested and charged with the murder of Martineze Vaughn, 26, last fall in Wilmington. Sat, 04/18/2015 - 4:59pm