make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Crime

FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Ashley student arrested for violence hoax

READ MORE:
video An Ashley High School student has been charged with starting rumors about planned violence at the school. New Hanover County Sheriff's Office spokesman Sgt. Jerry Brewer says Dylan Greg Merten, 17, is charged with disorderly conduct by disrupting students after admitting to starting the rumor. Full story...

Man wanted for shooting at Fair Bluff officers

READ MORE:
video Police in Columbus County are looking for a man they say fired at officers last night. Full story...
»

Wilmington Fire battalion chief charged with DWI

READ MORE:
video A Wilmington Fire Department battalion chief is off the job after being arrested on a drunk driving charge. Wilmington Police arrested James Casteen Sunday night on a DWI charge. Full story...
»

Slain student remembered in Clayton

READ MORE:
video A Cape Fear Community College student who was shot to death and robbed of a sandwich, cell phone, and $10 was remembered at a service in Clayton Wednesday. Full story...
»

Observant neighbor stops thieves, cracks theft ring

READ MORE:
video Deputies in Bladen County say an observant neighbor led to four people being arrested for allegedly stealing ATVs. Full story...
»

Two accused in CFCC student's murder talk about the crime, impact

READ MORE:
videoIt has been just 5 days since 19-year-old Joshua Proutey was murdered in Downtown Wilmington. Tonight, WWAY’s Matt Ray was the only reporter to talk to two of the suspects. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3: Brian Berger arrested for DWI, colleagues respond

READ MORE:
videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger was arrested again this morning. This time for driving while impaired. Wilmington Police arrested Berger in downtown Wilmington around 2 a.m. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Mom of 2004 murder victim wants assault weapon ban

READ MORE:
video The White House said President Obama supports Sen. Dianne Feinstein's plan to introduce a bill to ban assault weapons. One Wilmington mother says that in her mind that isn't even a question. Full story...
»

Berger arrest latest in growing list of controversies

READ MORE:
videoThis morning's arrest of New Hanover County Commission Brian Berger is not his first run-in with the law since taking office two years ago. Full story...
»

FIRST ON 3: Judge sets Wright's bond at $3.5M cash

READ MORE:
video A Columbus County judge has granted B.J. Wright's request for bond, but it won't be easy for him to get out of jail. The judge this morning set Wright's bond at $3.5 million cash, according to Assistant District Attorney Heath Nance. Full story...
»