Attempted Murder
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Man wanted for first-degree attempted murder in Jan. shooting arrested
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:49am.

videoElizabethtown Police arrested a man who was wanted for first-degree attempted murder since a shooting that landed one person in the hospital back in January. Covington is in the Bladen County Jail under a $1,010,000 bond.

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WPD: Two with gang ties charged with attempted murder
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/05/2014 - 1:57pm.

videoWilmington Police say two men with gang ties are in jail charged with an attempted murder from late last year. Shaquille Gregg, 18, and Rakim Lee, 20, are charged with shooting Jeff Nelson, 20, Dec. 20 in the 1100 block of Crocus Court.

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Prison administrator charged with attempted murder
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/01/2014 - 1:58pm.

An administrator at a state prison in Buncombe County has been arrested after police say he tried to run over a man in his car.

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Mother charged with trying to shoot son in head
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 12/12/2013 - 11:02am.

videoA New Hanover County woman is out of jail after being arrested for allegedly trying to kill her son.

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3rd suspect arrested in attempted murder
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/22/2013 - 5:02pm.

videoWilmington Police have arrested a third suspect in connection with an attempted murder case last month near Creekwood. WPD spokeswoman Linda Rawley said in a news released police and members of the US Marshals Task Force arrested Wakeel Stewart, 18, of Wilmington around 3 p.m. at a home in the 300 block of Pine Valley Drive.

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Wilmington woman released from hospital, charged with attempted murder in SC
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 12:45pm.

videoSurfside Beach, SC, police have charged Julie Amtey, 34, of Wilmington, with attempted murder, failure to stop for blue lights and reckless driving right after being released from the hospital where she's been since August.

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Two charged with shooting near Creekwood, third at large
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 3:33pm.

video Wilmington Police believe they have their man, or in this case men, involved in a shooting Thursday near Creekwood. Yesterday they charged Daiquan Jacobs for number of charges in the shooting. This afternoon it was Kolton Thompson's turn to appear in court.

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Man arrested for attempted first degree murder
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/16/2013 - 9:28pm.

Wilmington Police arrested a man accused of shooting into an occupied home last month. Tyzheem Kwazhon Nixon is charged with two counts of attempted first degree murder, two counts of assault with a deadly and discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling.

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DA clears deputy involved in shooting after SBI probe
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 9:20am.

video The District Attorney has cleared a New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy of any crimes after he shot a suspect last month.

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Pender man charged with attempted murder after fight about power bill
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 9:04am.

videoA Pender County man is charged with attempted murder and other crimes after a dispute over a power bill, investigators say.

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