make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Columbus County Sheriff's Office

UPDATE: Columbus County shooting death may have led to fatal shooting across state line

READ MORE:
video Police say a shooting death in Columbus county may have led to a retaliatory shooting just across the state line. Full story...
»

Holiday murder investigations continue in Columbus County

READ MORE:
videoInvestigators did not have time to rest this holiday in Columbus County. There were two murders near Tabor City over the holiday: one Christmas Eve, and another one Christmas day. Full story...
»

Deputies investigate murders on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

READ MORE:
Deputies in Columbus County are investigating two unrelated shooting deaths near Tabor City. Full story...
»

Detectives make record meth bust in Columbus Co.

READ MORE:
Columbus County Sheriff's deputies and State Bureau of Investigation agents say they've made the largest crystal meth bust in county history. Full story...
»

Judge shuts down Columbus County nightclub

READ MORE:
A judge today shut down a Columbus County nightclub that prosecutors say has been the site of violent crimes, including a fatal shooting. Full story...
»

Columbus Co. man arrested for wife's 2000 murder

READ MORE:
Columbus County Sheriff's detectives and investigators with the District Attorney's Office arrested John Avery Phillip Cumbee, 51, of Honey Field Road, Whiteville, for the 2000 murder of his wife, Angela Jones Cumbee. Full story...
»

Three shot at Columbus County club

READ MORE:
One person remains in critical condition after a shooting early this morning in Columbus County. It happened around 2 a.m. at Balls Night Club in Evergreen. Full story...
»

B.J. Wright, wife arrested for jury tampering

READ MORE:
B.J. and Karen Sealey Wright are each charged with one count of felony conspiracy, harrassment of a juror and obstructing justice, according to the Columbus County Jail. Columbus County Sheriff Chris Batten says more charges may be filed after investigators talk to the couple. Full story...
»

Missing person case ends in murder investigation

READ MORE:
video A Columbus County mother is grieving after learning her son died at the hands of another. It started as a missing persons case, but turned into much more. Full story...
»