Antonio Point (Photo: New Hanover County Jail)
1 month ago
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Point’s bond raised to $1M in gang stabbing

A judge today agreed to increase the bond for a Wilmington man wanted in connection to what investigators say was a gang-related stabbing.
Castle Corner Antiques and Collectables on Castle Street (Photo: Hannah Patrick/ WWAY)
2 months ago
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Castle Street business owner reacts to gang-related violence

Castle Street businesses are reacting tonight to nearby gang-related activity that left a teenager dead and four others wounded this weekend.
(Photo: New Hanover Co. Jail)
7 months ago
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Known gang member pleads guilty

A known gang member will spend at least two years behind bars. Kyeric Sweet, 22, of Rocky Point, pleaded guilty Wednesday to drug and assault charges.
Police: Suspected gang members facing charges
10 months ago
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Police: Suspected gang members facing charges

Two men who are suspected to be gang members were arrested in Leland on multiple drug charges.
NHC Sheriff’s investigation results in three arrests
12 months ago
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NHC Sheriff’s investigation results in three arrests

An investigation by the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office resulted in the arrest of three men, two who are validated gang members.
UPDATE: Sheriff suspends jailer day after inmate escape
1 year ago
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UPDATE: Sheriff suspends jailer day after inmate escape

A Brunswick County Jail inmate has been charged with allegedly helping his brother escape from jail yesterday afternoon.
Deputies arrest convicted heroin dealer
1 year ago
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Deputies arrest convicted heroin dealer

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, in partnership with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, arrested a convicted heroin dealer on new drug charges.
Two Brunswick County men facing numerous drug charges
1 year ago
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Two Brunswick County men facing numerous drug charges

A validated gang member is behind bars after he and another man were arrested on drug charges.
‘Gang kingpin,’ 8 others busted for drugs, weapons
1 year ago
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‘Gang kingpin,’ 8 others busted for drugs, weapons

After a month-long investigation, deputies said they busted a man they called a gang kingpin, in addition to several others, on drug and stolen gun charges.
16-year-old shot and killed, police looking for 5 suspects
1 year ago
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16-year-old shot and killed, police looking for 5 suspects

Police in Chadbourn say they are trying to identify five men they believe were involved in the shooting of a 16-year-old from Clarkton.