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Shallotte man pleads guilty to kidnapping, assault charges
A Shallotte man will spend a minimum of four years in prison after pleading guilty to kidnapping and assault charges, among others, according to District Attorney Jon David's office. Wed, 07/29/2015 - 11:24am
Jeffrey Michael Nelson, Jr. (Source: Brunswick Co. Sheriff's Office)
Riegelwood man charged with Leland rape, burglary & kidnapping
Brunswick County Sheriff's detectives say a Columbus County man faces several charges, including second degree rape. Tue, 07/14/2015 - 9:57am
A Florida woman who says her boyfriend was holding her and her kids hostage used an online pizza order to get help.
Woman seeks rescue from boyfriend in online pizza order
A central Florida woman who says her boyfriend was holding her and her children hostage sent a secret message asking for help in an online pizza order. Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:02am
Brunswick Co. Sheriff’s Office warns of possible attempted kidnapping
The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is warning residents of a possible attempted kidnapping in the Jackey's Creek area of Belville. Wed, 02/04/2015 - 1:07am
Police: Victims kidnapped while pumping gas, robbed at gunpoint
Police are investigating after they say an armed duo kidnapped and robbed two people pumping gas in downtown Wilmington just before dark last night. Tue, 12/16/2014 - 2:09pm
Man who tried to rape 11-year-old heading to prison for decades
A Tabor City man will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for trying to rape a child three years ago. Fri, 10/31/2014 - 8:03pm
Man wanted in North Carolina arrested in Arizona
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. Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:14pm
Man exonerated by DNA after 30 years in prison to live in Bolivia
One 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. Thu, 09/04/2014 - 12:58am
Lone survivor pleads guilty to six crimes in 2013 Pizza Hut robbery
The lone surviving suspect from last fall's Pizza Hut robbery in Wilmington, which ended with police shooting the suspects, has pleaded guilty. Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:03pm
FBI: Kidnap victim rescued with help of area agencies in elaborate international plot
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. Wed, 07/16/2014 - 11:39am