Reckless Driving
WBPD raises bridge to trap reckless driver
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 02/06/2014 - 5:19pm.

videoFebruary’s in Wrightsville Beach are generally slow, but say one man quickly changed all of that with a joy-ride around the island.

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Man arrested for DWI after running from two crashes
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 02/04/2014 - 8:32am.

videoA man was arrested Monday night after fleeing two accident scenes and trying to drive his van down some railroad tracks, Lt. David Yanacek of the Wilmington Police Department said.

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Power outage after car crashes into utility pole
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 11:38pm.

videoA power outage hit several homes near the 5900 block of Wrightsville Avenue in Wilmington Monday night. Police said a car crashed into a utility pole around 9 p.m. and knocked down power lines which cut off electricity to some homes.

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Police: Man arrested in BMW lot after causing car to flip over another
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 11/06/2013 - 9:24am.

Police say a man who hit several cars after leaving a Wilmington Hooters last night now faces multiple charges following his arrest in the Schaeffer BMW parking lot. Police say one of the drivers that was hit was taken to the hospital for injuries from the crash.

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Police chase ends in arrests, seizure of 90 bags of heroin
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/22/2013 - 10:58pm.

Three men were arrested Tuesday night in Leland after a brief car chase on Highway 74/76 that ended when officers performed a PIT maneuver.

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Driver charged with second DWI in two weeks after hitting car, store
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 10:43pm.

videoA Pender County man is behind bars after his second drunk driving arrest in two weeks. This time investigators say John Paulson's actions sent two people to the hospital and caused significant damage to a Hampstead business.

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