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Local financial advisor going to prison for 17 years

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United States Attorney Thomas G. Walker announced that in federal court today JOSEPH A. LEONARD, 44, was sentenced by United State District Judge Earl Britt to 17 and a half years of imprisonment; 3 years supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100 special assessment and $996,984.80 in restitution. Full story...
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KKK leader in NC convicted on weapons charges

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A Ku Klux Klan leader from North Carolina has been convicted on weapons and explosive charges related to a plot to blow up his county sheriff. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: DA asks for special prosecutor to investigate allegations against BSL mayor

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Brunswick County's District Attorney has asked for a special prosecutor to handle the investigation into the mayor of Boiling Spring Lakes who used to work for him. Full story...
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Leland Police to accept text tips

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The Leland Police Department is the first department in Brunswick County to offer text tip services to its citizens. Starting next week, anyone with a cell phone can send an anonymous tip to the Leland Police Department by way of text. Full story...
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Video details incident involving Chadbourn town manager

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video It's been more than 18 months since Chadbourn Town Manager Stevie Cox was charged with impersonating a police officer. Today, we're finally getting a look at what led to the charge. SEE FULL VIDEO INSIDE. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Sexual battery, assault on female warrants issued against BSL mayor

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video Four warrants have been issued for the mayor of Boiling Spring Lakes. Three of the warrants against Richard White are for sexual battery. The fourth is for assault on a female. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Captain in parasailing deaths faces federal charges

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The captain of the boat involved in the parasailing death of two women in Ocean Isle Beach faces federal charges. Full story...
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Killer who escaped NC prison farm recaptured

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A convicted killer who walked away from a North Carolina prison farm has been recaptured after more than four days on the run. Full story...
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Missing NC girl, sex offender found in South Florida

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video A 12-year-old girl who was reported missing on Monday has been found. FBI officials said that Abigale Lefevers and Timothy Newman were located at a parking lot a block from Interstate 95 near Miami, Florida. Full story...
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Marine charged in cabbie assault released from jail, runs from reporters

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A Marine charged with attacking a Surf City cab driver earlier this month is out of jail. Adam Kinosh appeared in Onslow County Court today for charges related to the September 10 attack. Full story...
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