Fugitive Files

Fugitive Files

If you have seen, or know the whereabouts of any of the fugitives listed, send us the information or contact the Wilmington Police Department today.

Teen charged, another sought for string of Burgaw car break-ins
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 9:52am.

Burgaw Police have arrested a teen and are looking for another in connection to more than a dozen car break-ins this spring.

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Marshals arrest man in Wilmington wanted for sex crimes in Tennessee
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 05/21/2014 - 8:39am.

videoA man who was wanted by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation for almost three years on nearly two dozen sex-related crimes there was arrested by US Marshals in Wilmington yesterday.

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Take a look: Police release photo of suspect in pharmacy robbery
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 10:12am.

videoWilmington Police are asking for help identifying the suspect in a recent pharmacy robbery. Witnesses told police the man pictured in the surveillance photos released today is believed to have jumped through the pharmacy window at the Walgreen at 4521 Oleander Drive April 20.

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Witness description of crooks, car leads to quick arrest
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/24/2014 - 12:35pm.

New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies say a suspected thief was caught not long after the crime was committed. A spokesman says deputies were called Tuesday to a breaking and entering in progress at 4484 Amelia Ct. The witness gave investigators a description of three suspects and the license tag number of the car they used.

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Carolina Beach Police release new photos of restaurant robbery suspects
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Mon, 03/31/2014 - 6:18pm.

videoCarolina Beach Police have released new, color photos released of suspects wanted for breaking into a restaurant two weeks ago.

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Fugitive wanted in Leland arrested in Texas
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/12/2014 - 3:16pm.

A man wanted for a sexual assault in Leland late last year has been arrested in Texas. Leland Police Sgt. Nick Jacoby says Raul Antonio Cortez was arrested last week in Midland, TX.

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Search continues for fourth suspect in January murder
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/11/2014 - 11:34am.

videoWilmington Police are making a public appeal for help in finding a fourth suspect connected with a January murder. Adron Terrell Whitted, 22, is wanted for first-degree murder in the shooting death of Raequan Rouse Jan. 19 in the 600 block of N. 10th Street.

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Man wanted for breaking into vending machine again, hit & run
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 03/07/2014 - 9:09am.

A man with a history of breaking into vending machines is wanted for allegedly committing the same crime again overnight.

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WPD looking for man who broke into restaurant
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/03/2014 - 4:22pm.

videoWilmington Police are asking for help identifying a man they say broke into a restaurant early this morning. Police say the man broke into Chopstix at 5214 Market Street around 2:55 a.m.

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Fugitive confesses in court to dragging hotel clerk with truck
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 01/13/2014 - 5:08pm.

videoAn alleged fugitive is in the New Hanover County Jail after he reportedly dragged a hotel clerk through a parking lot with his truck. Now the man faces charges in three states, and he does not deny what he's accused of here.

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