Crime
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Trial to start in hospital shooting death
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 12:54pm.

Opening statements are set to begin Wednesday afternoon in the murder trial of a Chadbourn man accused of gunning down his estranged wife in the parking lot of a Whiteville hospital in August 2011.

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Jury: NC man should get death for killing child
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 12:33pm.

Jurors say a man convicted of killing a 5-year-old Fayetteville girl in 2009 should die for the crime.

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Teens reported missing face charges after police chase
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/29/2013 - 10:48am.

Two teens reported missing now face charges after a chase with Leland Police over the weekend. The Leland Police Department says officers responded Saturday to a tip that the two juveniles were spotted in the Walmart on US 17.

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Woman charged with murder in stabbing death
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:49pm.

A Columbus County woman has been charged with murder. Beverly Williams, 31, is charged with stabbing Eddie Jarone Best, 56 to death

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Teacher still on job after drug charge
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:18pm.

video A New Hanover High School teacher arrested last week on drug charges is still on the job. A school district spokeswoman says the district says it is investigating Catherine Entrocaso after an Alcohol Law Enforcement agents arrested her for possession of schedule II narcotics.

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AG Cooper disagrees with Senate plan to move SBI
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 3:12pm.

videoAttorney General Roy Cooper is speaking out against Republican plans to move the state bureau of investigation out of his control.

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Boater charged after boat bumps Johnnie Mercer's Pier
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 1:31pm.

video Wildlife officers charged a boater with operating a watercraft while impaired after his boat bumped Johnnie Mercer's Pier at Wrightsville Beach yesterday.

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Camp Lejeune Marine suspected in Texas shootings, Jacksonville homicide
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 7:16am.

Officials say a Camp Lejeune Marine suspected in a string of West Texas shootings that left one person dead and five wounded was sought for questioning in an Onslow County homicide.

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Columbus County man accused of beating dog with hammer
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 10:44pm.

videoInvestigators in Columbus County have charged a man after they say he beat his dog in the head with a hammer.

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Trial set for jailed former firefighter
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/24/2013 - 12:55pm.

A trial date has been set for a Bladen County man and former Wilmington firefighter jailed in Virginia on sex crimes allegations.

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