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Judge: No bond for Marine charged with infant's murder
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 9:50am.

A Camp Lejeune Marine has been charged with murder in the death of an 11-month-old child. In addition to an open count of murder, 23-year-old LCpl. Matthew Scott Krause, of Maysville, has been charged with negligent child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury, contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile, and abuse and neglect.

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Marine accused of shaking baby to death
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 9:13pm.

videoA Camp Lejeune Marine is charged with the death of an infant. Investigators from the Onslow County Sheriff's Office and Naval Criminal Investigative Service responded to the Naval Hospital aboard Camp Lejeune July 28 for an unresponsive 11-month-old. The infant had been in the care of LCpl. Matthew Krause, 23, who was the child's mother's boyfriend.

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NC-based Marine killed in Afghanistan
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/07/2013 - 9:28pm.

The Defense Department says a 19-year-old Marine based in North Carolina has been killed in Afghanistan.

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Camp Lejeune teacher arrested on heroin charges
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/23/2013 - 9:54am.

A sixth-grade teacher at Camp Lejeune has been arrested on heroin charges. Onslow County deputies have charged Thersea Catherine Fedor, 53, of Hubert, with one count of possession with the intent to manufacture, sell and deliver heroin, one charge for allegedly keeping the drug in her home, and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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WPD cites Lejeune Marine for jumping into river
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 09/16/2013 - 11:29am.

videoWilmington Police cited a Camp Lejeune Marine last week for jumping into and swimming across the Cape Fear River. A police department spokeswoman says officers responded around 1:49 a.m. Friday to a call about someone jumping into the river in the 100 block of Water Street downtown.

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Residents near New River warned of loud explosions
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 08/29/2013 - 6:32am.

Officials at Camp Lejeune are warning nearby residents that they might hear periodic explosions as unexploded ordnance is destroyed. A spokesman says Marines are blowing up mostly old rifle and rocket grenades or mortar rounds used on the training ranges.

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Camp Lejeune Marines train, prepare for amphibious emergency
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 08/21/2013 - 7:12am.

Members of the Marine Corps Combat Logistics Battalion 24 are training to support civilian authorities in the event of a state or national emergency.

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Flap continues over Lejeune health assessment
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 08/16/2013 - 1:24pm.

videoA bipartisan group of lawmakers is urging the Centers for Disease Control to complete a new, comprehensive report on the health effects of toxic tap water at the Camp Lejeune Marine base.

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Marine who shot urination video pleads guilty
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/08/2013 - 8:10am.

videoA Marine who shot a video of Marines urinating on Taliban fighters two years ago has pleaded guilty and been demoted.

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Ex-Camp Lejeune Marine sentenced for crash that killed sister in Maine
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 07/30/2013 - 8:14am.

A former Camp Lejeune Marine has been sentenced to four years in prison for a drunken-driving crash that killed his sister and her boyfriend in Maine.

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