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Detectives investigating murder-suicide in Tabor City

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video Two people are dead in Columbus County after what investigators say was a murder-suicide. The Columbus County Sheriff's Office says it was called to Spivey Road near Tabor City around 8:30 a.m. after the three children who live here could not make contact with their parents. Full story...
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City Council questions law to ban gangs from parks

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Some Wilmington City Council members are questioning how successful an ordinance banning known gang members from parks will be. Their first concern: is it constitutional? The second: isn't it just moving gang members to other areas of the city? Full story...
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Wilmington man pleads guilty in 2010 stabbing death

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A Wilmington man pleaded guilty Monday in the September 2010 stabbing death of another man at Solomon Towers. Haneef Adib Rahamann, 60, entered an Alford plea to charges of voluntary manslaughter and robbery with a dangerous weapon in the death of Reginald Burke Bunton, 42. Full story...
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Shallotte couple charged with stealing tractor-trailer

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A Shallotte couple is in jail charged with stealing a tractor-trailer earlier this month. Brunswick County Sheriff's Office detectives arrested James Clifford Long, 52, and Cassandra Lawing Long, 37, Saturday morning for larceny of a motor vehicle. Full story...
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Deputies look for man who broke into cars in Monkey Junction, Murrayville

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The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for help finding a man they say has broken into several vehicles in the Monkey Junction and Murrayville areas. Full story...
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Police find blood nearby after more shots fired in Creekwood overnight

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Wilmington police are investigating after getting more reports of shots fired overnight in the Creekwood community. Lieutenant Blanton says police were called to the area just before midnight, where he says they found blood near where the shots were fired. Full story...
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UPDATE: Creekwood shootings land two in hospital, three in custody

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videoWilmington police had their work cut out for them this weekend. From shots fired that led to a police chase ending with several suspects getting away, to a shooting in the Creekwood Community that sent two to the hospital, gun violence in our area doesn't seem to be slowing down anytime soon. Full story...
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Neighborhood watch hosts cook out to gain support from other neighbors

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videoYou could smell the food from a few blocks away, and that was the point. One Wilmington community used food and friends as a way to gain support against crime this weekend. Full story...
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Rocky Point man faces child sex charges

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A Rocky Point man is in custody accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a girl. Full story...
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Chief says new strategies needed in fight against gangs

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video Ralph Evangelous says Wilmington's gang problem is the worst he's seen since becoming police chief nine years ago. Now that a 90-day cease fire is over, the chief says more than police need to be part of the fight. Full story...
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