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Appeals court upholds Grooms conviction
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 10:16am.

videoThe North Carolina Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a man who hit and killed a father and son cycling in Wilmington while driving drunk.

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Grooms guilty of murder, apologizes to victims' family
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 03/28/2012 - 3:37pm.

video A jury of eight women and four men found Thomas Grooms guilty of two counts of second degree murder, two counts of felony death by motor vehicle, one count of reckless driving and one count of open container in the accident that killed Trey and David Doolittle last April. The judge sentenced Grooms to 24-30 years in jail for his crimes.

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Grooms case goes to jury
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/27/2012 - 3:13pm.

video A jury is deciding the fate of a man accused of hitting and killing a father and son cycling on River Road last year. Thomas Grooms took the stand in his own defense during his murder trial. He is accused of killing David and Trey Doolittle last April.

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SBI: Grooms was drunk, on mephedrone at time of crash
Submitted by Katie Harden on Mon, 03/26/2012 - 4:31pm.

video Testimony today focused on test results in the trial of a man accused of hitting and killing two cyclists last year on River Road. Thomas Grooms faces two charges of second degree murder in the deaths of Trey and David Doolittle.

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Drug expert testifies in Grooms trial; ex-girlfriend on stand Monday
Submitted by Katie Harden on Fri, 03/23/2012 - 4:51pm.

video The trial of Thomas Grooms continued today with more testimony from law enforcement officers and a self-described "party girl" the prosecution says has information on grooms the jury needs to know. Friday, the jury in the Grooms trial learned more about the man behind the charges.

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Investigators found liquor bottles, straw with "white substance" in Grooms's car
Submitted by Katie Harden on Thu, 03/22/2012 - 4:24pm.

video Thomas Grooms was driving south on River Road last year when witnesses say he hit and killed Trey and David Doolittle. Witnesses today explained in great detail what they believe happened that Sunday morning when the Doolittles were hit and killed while riding their bicycles.

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Testimony starts in trial of man accused of killing cyclists
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 03/21/2012 - 4:14pm.

video Thomas Grooms is charged with second-degree murder. Witnesses talked about the lives of David and Trey Doolittle and their final moments.

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Jury seated in cyclists' death trial
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/20/2012 - 2:16pm.

Opening arguments start tomorrow in Wilmington in the trial of a man accused with hitting and killing a father and son riding their bikes.

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Jury selection underway for man charged with killing father and son cyclists
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/19/2012 - 4:50pm.

Thomas Grooms is charged with two counts of second degree murder and driving while impaired. Troopers say Grooms hit and killed Ronald Doolittle and his 17-year-old son Trey last April as they biked on River Road in Wilmington.

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Drug charge against driver accused of killing cyclists dropped
Submitted by Katie Harden on Wed, 05/04/2011 - 3:36pm.

Prosecutors have dropped a drug charge against a man accused of hitting and killing two cyclists.

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