Kidnapping
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Police: Victims kidnapped while pumping gas, robbed at gunpoint
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 9:09am.

videoPolice are investigating after they say an armed duo kidnapped and robbed two people pumping gas in downtown Wilmington just before dark last night.

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Man who tried to rape 11-year-old heading to prison for decades
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 3:03pm.

video A Tabor City man will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for trying to rape a child three years ago.

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Man wanted in North Carolina arrested in Arizona
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 09/11/2014 - 6:14pm.

Authorities in southern Arizona say they have arrested a fugitive who's wanted in North Carolina for kidnapping and indecent liberties with a child. Pima County Sheriff's officials say the Concord Police Department in North Carolina asked them to find 21-year-old Lindon Claridge, who reportedly was living in Tucson.

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Man exonerated by DNA after 30 years in prison to live in Bolivia
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Wed, 09/03/2014 - 7:58pm.

videoOne of two men released from prison Wednesday after serving 30 years for a child murder they didn't commit will live with his family in Bolivia.

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Lone survivor pleads guilty to six crimes in 2013 Pizza Hut robbery
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/02/2014 - 10:03am.

videoThe lone surviving suspect from last fall's Pizza Hut robbery in Wilmington, which ended with police shooting the suspects, has pleaded guilty.

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FBI: Kidnap victim rescued with help of area agencies in elaborate international plot
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 07/16/2014 - 6:39am.

Federal agents say they rescued a South Carolina man in North Carolina with the help of several area agencies six days after the man was kidnapped as part of an international plot.

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Man arrested in death of Fort Bragg soldier
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 06/10/2014 - 7:29am.

A Hoke County man has been arrested and charged with killing a Fort Bragg soldier during a break-in at his home last October.

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Woman charged with attacking roommate
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 06/09/2014 - 6:18am.

video The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says an Ocean Isle Beach woman is behind bars while another woman recovers at the hospital.

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Payne to defend suspect in federal gang-related kidnapping of NC prosecutor's father
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/08/2014 - 3:13pm.

Shallotte attorney James Payne has been appointed to represent one of the suspects in a high-profile federal case. Jakym Camel Tibbs is charged in connection with the kidnapping of Frank Janssen, 63, who was taken from his Wake Forest home April 5.

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Five face kidnapping, robbery charges in Brunswick County
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Wed, 03/19/2014 - 2:20pm.

Five people were arrested Tuesday in connection with two kidnappings and armed robberies last week, Brunswick County Sheriff's Office warrants show.

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