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BSL Police looking for alligator killer
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 09/10/2014 - 3:23pm.

The Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department is looking for information for who killed an alligator.

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Former BSL police chief pleads guilty
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/18/2014 - 1:13pm.

The former police chief of Boiling Spring Lakes has pleaded guilty to a crime involving his son. District Attorney Jon David says Emmett Ballree entered the plea today to willfully failing to discharge his duties as a police officer.

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Son of former BSL police chief charged with heroin possession
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:55am.

The son of a former Boiling Spring Lakes police chief was arrested Thursday in Wilmington with several bags of heroin, according to police.

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FIRST ON 3: Former BSL police captain arrested for assault, battery
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 03/23/2014 - 6:41pm.

video Curtis Ledbetter was arrested today for assault and battery after spitting on and hitting 48 year old Jonathan Cummings in the mouth on Friday.

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Suspect admits human trafficking in prostitution case involving cop, firefighter
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/17/2014 - 3:06pm.

video A man connected to a prostitution case involving a former police officer and a former firefighter has pleaded guilty to human trafficking of a minor. Shawn Christopher Conley entered the plea today in Brunswick County Superior Court, the District Attorney's Office says.

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Woman charged with DWI twice in three hours
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/25/2014 - 5:02pm.

videoA Brunswick County woman was arrested for DWI over the weekend twice in just a matter of hours. Both arrests happened early Saturday morning.

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ONLY ON 3: Police called to slain teen's home 32 times since 2006
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Thu, 01/09/2014 - 5:07pm.

videoThe Brunswick County Sheriff's Office says Dep. Samantha Lewis went to the hospital for ear discomfort after the gun shot that killed Keith Vidal Sunday in boiling spring lakes was fired close to her ear. Plus, we're learning more about how often law enforcement had to go to Vidal’s home

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Police Benevolent Assoc. says officers followed law during BSL shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/08/2014 - 4:45pm.

videoThe Police Benevolent Association says officers followed the law when they responded to a call Sunday that ended with a Boiling Spring Lakes teen being shot and killed.

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BSL officer, deputy cleared in incident that ended in teen's death; 911, radio traffic provide more detail
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Tue, 01/07/2014 - 5:38pm.

videoBoiling Spring Lakes Police and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office say internal reviews have cleared their officers of any wrongdoing in Sunday's incident that ended with a teen dead. Meanwhile new information reveals the police officer who reportedly pulled the trigger was only on the scene for 70 seconds before shooting and killing Keith Vidal, 18.

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Family of teen shot and killed by cop want justice, answers
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:56pm.

video The family of a Boiling Spring Lakes teen shot and killed by a police officer at his home yesterday is demanding answers and justice.

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