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Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 1:38pm.READ MORE:
A Wilmington teen in jail on a murder charge is in more trouble after allegedly throwing urine on a jail guard. Shelby Lentz is charged with second-degree murder in the January death of Martin Yakimovich. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/02/2014 - 4:00pm.READ MORE:
New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is no longer in the New Hanover County jail. He has been moved to Central Prison in Raleigh. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 08/11/2014 - 10:38pm.READ MORE:
Some New Hanover County residents sounded off on some big issues. Among the items that were on the New Hanover County Commission's agenda, public hearings on a proposed $160 million bond for schools and a plan to build a medical helicopter landing pad near the Pender County line. Full story...
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Fri, 08/01/2014 - 10:27pm.READ MORE:
After a full review of security video and a SBI investigation, New Hanover County District Attorney Ben David has decided not to charge any officers in the jailhouse death of former Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett. Full story...
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Tue, 07/22/2014 - 3:54pm.READ MORE:
The New Hanover County Sheriff's office has wrapped up its internal investigation into the death of former Brunswick County Sheriff Ronald Hewett. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/15/2014 - 4:43pm.READ MORE:
Republican Jason Vaughn says Ron Hewett did not receive correct treatment according to standard protocol, and that circumstances like those surrounding his death are caused by the inexperience of the deputies assigned to the jail. Full story...
Submitted by Hannah Patrick on Mon, 07/14/2014 - 3:23pm.READ MORE:
Officials are keeping a tight grasp on information as the investigation into the death of former Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett continues. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 07/13/2014 - 12:33pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Sat, 07/12/2014 - 5:16pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/07/2014 - 8:49pm.READ MORE:
While investigating Dominque Olivia Gibbs, WWAY learned the teen was possibly exposed to the gang life early by her mother. Full story...