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Bolivia man pleads guilty to statutory rape, faces more than 27 years in prison

A Bolivia man could spend more than 27 years in prison after pleading guilty to statutory rape in Brunswick County today.
Emergency workers respond to a school shooting in Townville, SC, on Sept. 28, 2016. (Photo: Justin Lee Campbell/WGHP/MGN)
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Mom ‘shocked and saddened’ after son accused of killing dad, shooting 3 at SC school

The mother of a teen accused of killing his father and wounding two students and a teacher at a South Carolina elementary school says his family is "shocked and saddened."
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Text-to-911 now available in Brunswick County

If you find yourself in a situation where you need to reach 911 in Brunswick County, but you cannot make a voice call, there's now another option. You can text 911.
Scene where a school shooting was reported in Townville, SC on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016. (Photo: WSPA, CNN)
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Grandparents of school shooter found father dead

Authorities say they believe the teenage male who was taken into custody following a shooting at a South Carolina elementary school first fatally shot his father.
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Police say there may be more victims after man charged with break-ins

Wilmington Police say they have arrested a man in connection with at least four home break-ins earlier this month, and they say there could be more victims.
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Police: 73-year-old Wilmington woman jailed for shooting relative in face

A 73-year-old Wilmington woman is in jail after police say she shot a family member in the face during a domestic dispute.
Keith Lamont Scott was shot and killed by Charlotte Police on Sept. 20, 2016. (Photo: Keith Lamont Scott/Facebook/MGN)
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NAACP head says shooting victim’s history doesn’t matter

The local president of the NAACP says the history of the black man killed by a Charlotte police officer doesn't matter because the officers who confronted him didn't know anything of it before he was shot to death.
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More than 100 animals taken from Cabarrus County puppy mill

More than 100 animals have been seized from what law enforcement officials call an illegal puppy mill in Cabarrus County.