Crime
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Man shot at Robert Strange Park
Submitted by Christina Anthony on Sun, 05/12/2013 - 8:14pm.

A man was shot around 8 o'clock Sunday evening at Robert Strange Park in the 500 block of 9th Street, according to the Wilmington Police Department. The man is about 35 years old and has been transported to the New Hanover County Regional Medical Center. Police say his gunshot wound is not life-threatening.

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Two brothers sentenced in North Carolina terror case
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 7:24pm.

video Hysen Sherifi of Raleigh was sentenced Friday to four life sentences to be served on top of 45 years for his involvement in a homegrown terrorist plot involving six Raleigh-area Muslims. His brother Shkumbin Sherifi , plead guilty in late 2012, to plotting to behead a witness in his brother's case.

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ONLY ON 3: Shallotte attorney plans primary challenge against Jon David
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 4:17pm.

Voters in Bladen, Brunswick and Columbus counties will have a couple of candidates to choose from in next year's Republican Primary for district attorney. At last night's Brunswick County Republican Party meeting, defense attorney Ryan Smithwick announced his intention to challenge incumbent Jon David.

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ECU student held on military desertion charge
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 2:55pm.

An East Carolina University student is in custody after authorities discovered he was wanted on a federal warrant for deserting the military.

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Two arrested, one still wanted for Carolina Beach fight
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 1:27pm.

videoTwo men have been arrested and one more is still wanted for a fight two weeks ago in Carolina Beach.

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Former assistant DA Kelley pleads guilty, must pay back money
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 10:18am.

videoA former Bladen County assistant district attorney has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge and must pay back money she improperly received. Elaine Kelley entered the plea yesterday in Brunswick County Superior Court.

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Robeson Co. man pleads to trying to hire killer
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/10/2013 - 8:20am.

A Rowland man has pleaded guilty to trying to hire someone to kill a member of Lumberton City Council.

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Brunswick Co. deputies look for help solving tractor trailer theft
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/09/2013 - 4:27pm.

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying a vehicle or person interest that may be connected to the theft of a tractor trailer.

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ONLY ON 3: Victim, defendant confused about plea deal in attempted murder case
Submitted by Jayne Dees on Thu, 05/09/2013 - 4:18pm.

videoA man charged with attempted murder and other felonies may get out of jail after serving just four years. The victim and the defendant both say they are confused about a proposed plea deal.

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NC NAACP says Monday demonstrations will continue
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 05/09/2013 - 11:31am.

The leader of the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP says his group will continue its series of weekly protests on Monday at the state legislature.

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