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Police Benevolent Assoc. says officers followed law during BSL shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/08/2014 - 4:45pm.

videoThe Police Benevolent Association says officers followed the law when they responded to a call Sunday that ended with a Boiling Spring Lakes teen being shot and killed.

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BSL officer, deputy cleared in incident that ended in teen's death; 911, radio traffic provide more detail
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 01/07/2014 - 5:38pm.

videoBoiling Spring Lakes Police and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office say internal reviews have cleared their officers of any wrongdoing in Sunday's incident that ended with a teen dead. Meanwhile new information reveals the police officer who reportedly pulled the trigger was only on the scene for 70 seconds before shooting and killing Keith Vidal, 18.

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Family of teen shot and killed by cop want justice, answers
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:56pm.

video The family of a Boiling Spring Lakes teen shot and killed by a police officer at his home yesterday is demanding answers and justice.

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Short-staffed for two years, Navassa PD still getting help from sheriff
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 12/30/2013 - 5:28pm.

videoThe Navassa Police Department is understaffed with two officers on leave. To help keep the town safe Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies have been providing back-up. Today the two agencies met to make sure there is enough coverage.

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Brunswick County man charged with murder in Ash
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 12/18/2013 - 4:59pm.

videoThree days after ruling the death of John Kusta as suspicious the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office has arrested another man from the Ash community for his murder.

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Brunswick Co. deputies investigate suspicious death
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 12/14/2013 - 8:58pm.

Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies are investigating what they say is a suspicious death. At approximately 3 p.m. deputies responded to a welfare check on Simmons Rd. in the Ash community. When they got there they found Tony Kusta, 69, dead.

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Heroin arrest linked to numerous overdoses
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 10:50pm.

A joint drug investigation between the Wilmington Police Department and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Department lead to the connection of a specific brand of heroin to a number of local drug overdoses.

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WPD: Heroin marked 'Champs' leads to multiple overdoses
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 3:23pm.

Wilmington Police have connected a specific brand of heroin to a number of local drug overdoses.

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Detectives need help identifying possible witness
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 10:49pm.

Brunswick County Sheriff's Office detectives need your help in identifying a person.

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Wanted man turns himself in; two others still at large
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/06/2013 - 10:39am.

A Brunswick County man wanted on drug charges turned himself in overnight, the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says. Investigators say Saquan Jones, 30, of Supply, turned himself in around 1:30 a.m. just hours after the Sheriff's Office said it was looking for him on heroin charges

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