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As summer arrives, seafood prices climb

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Higher prices are the story on seafood menus across the area, just in time for the summer tourism season. Seafood markets and restaurants alike agree it's a combination of a shorter supply partly due to the Gulf oil spill as well as higher demand with the onset of summer. Full story...
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Man with 'expired' life sentence won't get parole

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A state appeals court ruled that Jones should be released because he served the terms of a life sentence from the 1970s. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Driver involved in deadly accident has lengthy legal history

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The driver responsible for yesterday's fatal accident in Brunswick County has an extensive driving record and may have been on drugs at the time of the accident. Full story...
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Lejeune Marine charged with murder

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A judge denied bond this morning for a Camp Lejeune Marine charged with murder. Investigators say 24-year-old Raul Torres-Almodovar killed 29-year-old Anneka Lasseter. Full story...
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Man arrested for SeaWitch fire

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A Carolina Beach man is in jail charged with setting fire to a restaurant. The fire broke out just before 4 a.m. Wednesday at the SeaWitch Cafe and Tiki Bar in Carolina Beach. Full story...
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Cape Fear OB/GYN closing

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Some mothers to be are suddenly trying to figure out who will deliver their babies. Cape Fear OB/GYN in Wilmington is closing August 2. Full story...
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Deputies need help identifying credit card fraud suspect

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Store surveillance cameras got several pictures of the man. He is a Hispanic male with short dark hair. He left the scene in a white conversion type van with a ladder rack on the rear. Full story...
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Three caught casing for empty homes

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The caller reported that several men were knocking on doors in the area of 23rd Street and Keaton Avenue. If anyone answered the door, they were saying their car was broken down. But the reporting party believed the men actually were casing houses to find out who was home. Full story...
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Pizza delivery man mugged, has to strip down to underwear

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The male victim reported that he was delivering a pizza to the listed address. When he knocked on the apartment door, a man answered wearing a blue bandana around his face. The victim said the masked man took him to a back bedroom and made him undress down to his underwear. Full story...
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Man in bed finds intruder hovering over him with hammer

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The intruder hit the victim on the head with a hammer, and then tied the victim’s hands with an apron from the kitchen. Full story...
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