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UPDATE: Bolivia man wanted for questioning on gun thefts caught

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The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is searching for a Bolivia man wanted for questioning about the theft and sale of multiple firearms in the Bolivia area. Full story...
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Former Fair Bluff cop jailed on secret peeping charges

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videoA former Fair Bluff police officer is due in court later this week on ten felony counts of secret peeping, according to court records. Donald Brian Beauchaine, 38, is currently in custody in the Columbus County Jail waiting to face his charges in court Thursday. Full story...
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Shallotte man found dead in car in Myrtle Beach

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videoMyrtle Beach police officers are investigating the death of a man found Monday morning in a car with at least one gunshot wound, according to Captain David Knipes with Myrtle Beach Police. Full story...
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3rd Point arrested for stabbing after jumping from third-story window

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videoA third member of a Wilmington family is in custody in connection with a March stabbing. US Marshals Service spokesman Bryan Konig says a task force arrested Antonio Point, 21, this morning in Greensboro. Full story...
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Suspect charged with murder in home invasion

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videoWilmington Police and US Marshals arrested a man for murder in connection to a Friday home invasion that left one man dead and sent another to the hospital. Full story...
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WPD investigating after 18-year-old stabbed in the back, neck

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Wilmington Police are investigating after they say a man was stabbed in the back and neck late last night. Full story...
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Hitman scammer targets Wilmington woman

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videoShe thought it was a simple Facebook message from a friend but it would turn out to be something far more sinister. Janet Benton contacted us about a possible scam this afternoon and told us it was one that left her fearing for her life. She says it started on Facebook and turned into text messages. Full story...
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WPD shrinks K9 unit, city looks to donate dog to Fair Bluff

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videoThe Wilmington Police dog involved in a controversial bite last fall may soon belong to the Fair Bluff Police Department. Tomorrow Wilmington City Council will vote whether to donate Kaas to Fair Bluff as surplus property the city no longer needs. Full story...
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Theft ring suspect arrested at court house

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One of five suspects wanted by Leland Police in a theft ring has been arrested. New Hanover County Deputies arrested Thomas Lynn Jones at the New Hanover County Court House Friday. Full story...
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Wilmington man facing charges for sex crimes with 5-year-old relative

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Wilmington Police say a man is facing charges for sex crimes with a child after they say he was caught molesting a relative. Full story...
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Police: Man charged with assault after threatening to kill group with shotgun

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Police charged a man they say showed up with a shotgun after an argument that started at two Wilmington homes Saturday, and threatened to shoot and kill several people. Full story...
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WPD: Investigators rule fire found at Wilmington home as arson

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videoPolice say a fire found burning at a Wilmington home by an officer patrolling the area over the weekend was intentionally set. Full story...
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Wilmington golf cart driver facing charges for hitting Trooper at US Open

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A Wilmington man is facing felony charges after the NC Highway Patrol says he hit a trooper with a golf cart at the US Open tournament in Pinehurst Saturday and tried to get away. Full story...
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UPDATE: 1 dead after after home invasion

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Wilmington Police said one man is dead and another in fair condition after a home invasion Friday afternoon. Full story...
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Fair Bluff cop faces secret peeping charges

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video A Fair Bluff police officer who disappeared for about a day faces several charges of secret peeping. Donald Brian Beauchaine is accused of setting up a camera in his house, according to Lake Waccamaw Police Chief Scott Hyatt. Full story...
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