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Sex Offenders

Brunswick county man convicted of sex offenses against a minor

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A Brunswick county man will serve 42 to 52 years in prison for numerous sex offenses against a minor. Full story...
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Former NC preacher, teacher sentenced to 4 years

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A 51-year-old former Baptist preacher and Christian school teacher has been sentenced to up to four years in prison for having sex with an 18-year-old student he taught and coached. Full story...
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Former Burlington cop pleads guilty to sex offense

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A former Burlington police officer has pleaded guilty to taking indecent liberties with a teen. Full story...
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Bessemer City pair charged in death by infection

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A mother and her boyfriend face involuntary manslaughter charges after the death of a 2-year-old Bessemer City girl from an untreated infection. Full story...
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NC considers denying sex offenders EMS credentials

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Registered sex offenders in North Carolina would not be able to work as emergency medical services workers under legislation now heading to Gov. Beverly Perdue's desk. Full story...
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Judge declines ruling on NC sex offender law

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A North Carolina judge has declined to rule if a state law barring registered sex offenders from using social networking websites like MySpace or Facebook is unconstitutional. Full story...
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Bill stops NC sex offenders as certain EMS workers

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A registered sex offender in North Carolina would be prevented from working as an emergency medical services worker under legislation approved overwhelmingly in the state House. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Sex offender lived in Brunswick County church

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video No one wants to hear that a sex offender lives next door, but what about above the sanctuary at your church? A concerned citizen in Brunswick County contacted WWAY about registered sex offender Michael Butler staying on the second floor of a church in Shallotte. Full story...
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Operation Lights Out aims to protect kids from predators on Halloween

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videoTrick-or-treaters will be out in full force this weekend, but how do you know you can trust the person on the other side of the door? Full story...
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Summer sex predator sting a success in New Hanover County

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videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is calling a summer sex predator sting a success. More than one thousand man hours, that included door-to-door checks on sex offender's registered addresses, resulted in multiple arrests. Full story...
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Three alleged sex offenders wanted in New Hanover County

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The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is searching for three sex offenders. Deputies say Jamahl Taylor, Nieto Middlebrooks and Gary Reed are sex offenders who are not registered properly according to a recent investigation. Full story...
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Pender County man behind bars for alleged crimes involving 9 year old

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A Pender County man is behind bars for crimes involving a nine-year-old girl. Fifty-seven-year-old Paul Sorrells was arrested Wednesday and charged with three counts of first-degree statutory sex offense and three counts of indecent liberties with a child. Full story...
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Castle Hayne man arrested for alleged sex crimes

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A Castle Hayne man is facing charges for sex crimes in Pender County. The Pender County Sheriff's Office arrested 34-year-old registered sex offender, Randall Bryant Thursday night. Full story...
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Woman arrested for alleged indecent liberties with minor

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Wilmington Police charged a 27-year-old woman with taking indecent liberties with a minor. Police say they caught Jessica Bailey Wishnask of Oak City in the act around 4:00 a.m. Full story...
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Illegal immigrants guilty of sex offenses

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Guilty pleas Wednesday for two illegal immigrants, charged with sex offenses in Pender County. Full story...
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