Gang worries lock down 6 NC prisons this year
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 7:53am.

North Carolina prison officials concerned about gang violence are locking inmates in their cells at high-security prisons statewide.

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Suspects plead guilty in 2009 Bladen County murder
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 02/07/2012 - 5:36pm.

video An Elizabethtown murder investigation is now closed. More than three years ago, a shootout at a fast food restaurant ended with a 19-year-old dead. Today, the last two defendants entered a plea in court.

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NC judge delays Latin Kings gang rackets trial
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 10:30am.

A federal judge is postponing a racketeering trial for six North Carolina gang members, including one who ran for Greensboro City Council.

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Greenville forms youth crimes and gangs task force
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 12/12/2011 - 7:22am.

Greenville's police chief has formed a youth crimes and gangs task force as one response to recent violence involving East Carolina University students at apartment complexes.

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Ex-city council hopeful charged as NC gang leader
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Wed, 12/07/2011 - 8:44am.

A North Carolina man who twice ran for Greensboro's City Council is among 13 people who federal prosecutors say were members of the Latin Kings gang indicted on racketeering charges.

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Administration denies gang activity at West Bladen High School
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 12/01/2011 - 10:49pm.

video Parents of students at West Bladen High School met tonight to discuss student safety in their school in relation to an incident that happened on campus last month. In November, there was at least one fight on campus that some people suspected was gang related. Thursday night, the school board said that was not the case, but some parents still disagree.

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ONLY ON 3: Murder suspect is brother of missing teen
Submitted by Katie Harden on Tue, 09/27/2011 - 11:34am.

videoA source close to the family says Garry Orlando Hines, who was arrested Saturday for the murder of Cornelius Tremayne Blanks, is the brother of Al'Quon Flowers. Flowers went missing back in July, just two months after Blanks was killed outside of Club 609.

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ONLY ON 3: Missing man's family looks for closure
Submitted by Cliff Pyron on Wed, 07/27/2011 - 10:00pm.

videoIt has been more than a week since 18-year-old Al'Quon Flowers went missing. Brunswick County deputies and Wilmington Police are still looking for the man whose family says his background may have had something to do with the incident.

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Greenville police blame gangs for 7 shootings
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 07/12/2011 - 6:39am.

Police in Greenville say an ongoing gang war is behind seven recent shootings and several home invasions.

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Fayetteville hosting gang training conference
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Mon, 07/11/2011 - 6:38am.

Cumberland County authorities are getting together with other law enforcement agencies in North Carolina to educate themselves on how to handle gangs.

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