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Man sentenced to 35 years in federal prison after shootout and standoff
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Thu, 09/04/2014 - 5:30pm.

videoDrugs, a stripper, a shooting and then a shootout with Wilmington police sends a man to prison for decades.

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Wilmington man pleads guilty to child pornography charges
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 6:41am.

A Wilmington man faces up to 20 years behind bars after he pleaded guilty in federal court to child pornography charges yesterday.

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Pender County man sentenced for child pornography
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 11:43pm.

A Pender County man is going away for child pornography. Today in Federal Court, a judge sentenced 58-year-old Bruce William Nott to 15 years in prison.

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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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Tabor City man pleads guilty to insurance fraud
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 02/19/2013 - 6:35pm.

A Tabor City man pleaded guilty in federal court to crop insurance fraud. Patrick Lovett, a farmer and president of Lovett Farms, faces up to 10 years in prison.

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FIRST ON 3: Parasailing captain pleads guilty in 2009 accident
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 11/14/2012 - 4:31pm.

video At approximately 1:40 p.m., Povazan directed the deckhand to use a parachute labeled for maximum wind speeds of 12 mph. The deckhand placed the two victims into the parasailing equipment and pushed them off of the vessel.

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