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UPDATE: Fourth man arrested in connection to Columbus County murder
Submitted by Ashley Jacobs on Fri, 10/11/2013 - 6:40pm.

videoA fourth Whiteville man, Charles Thomas Little, 19, has been arrested by the Columbus County Sheriff's Office in connection with the Murder of Lee Travis Wright.

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Shooting victim's brother says attackers caught on camera
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 4:19pm.

videoYellow tape surrounded the Columbus County home today where deputies say two men were shot and one died last night. The brother of the surviving victim, who was one of the first to arrive after the shooting, says he knows who did it and caught them on camera.

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Detectives investigating murder-suicide in Tabor City
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 09/30/2013 - 3:15pm.

video Two people are dead in Columbus County after what investigators say was a murder-suicide. The Columbus County Sheriff's Office says it was called to Spivey Road near Tabor City around 8:30 a.m. after the three children who live here could not make contact with their parents.

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SBI investigates after alleged assault on a Sheriff's Deputy
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 09/19/2013 - 5:13pm.

A man was arrested in Columbus County after allegedly assaulting a Sheriff's Deputy. According to investigators, Brandon Hamer grabbed Deputy Scott Collins around the throat and neck while Collins was trying to arrest Hamer for carrying a concealed handgun.

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One dead, another airlifted after truck hits tree in Columbus Co.
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 09/09/2013 - 6:51am.

One man is dead and another is airlifted after a truck hit a tree in Columbus County early Monday morning. Troopers say a truck heading northbound on NC 242 hit a ditch embankment, then struck a tree near Princess Ann Road.

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Former detention officer faces more sex crimes after indictment
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/14/2013 - 2:45pm.

videoA former Columbus County detention officer faces more sex crimes after a grand jury indictment.

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Columbus County man accused of beating dog with hammer
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 10:44pm.

videoInvestigators in Columbus County have charged a man after they say he beat his dog in the head with a hammer.

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Chadbourn man sentenced to 30 years on carjacking, gun crimes
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/15/2013 - 10:09am.

A federal judge has sentenced a Chadbourn man to 30 years in prison for carjacking and gun crimes.

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Officers arrest man in connection with cocaine operation
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 04/17/2013 - 4:50pm.

video Law enforcement has raided a Columbus County business and a Bladen County home they say are tied to a drug operation.

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Man dies after shooting in Columbus County
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 03/06/2013 - 12:05pm.

videoOne person is dead after a shooting last night in Columbus County. Investigators say it happened at about 6:15 p.m. at the intersection of Golf Course Rd. and Union Valley Rd. located northwest of Whiteville.

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