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Witnesses say fight led to wreck that ended in Marine's death

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videoWilmington Police say witnesses told them a fight led to a car crash on Rose Ave. that left a Marine dead and another facing multiple charges over the weekend. Full story...
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Police say habitual drunk driver crashed into two phone poles

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Wilmington Police say a drunk driver crashed his car overnight into two phone poles in the 6000 block of Park Ave. near Greenville Ave. Full story...
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Man arrested for DWI after running from two crashes

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videoA man was arrested Monday night after fleeing two accident scenes and trying to drive his van down some railroad tracks, Lt. David Yanacek of the Wilmington Police Department said. Full story...
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Berger pleads guilty to DWI, drug charge

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videoBrian Berger will not spend any time in jail for his DWI charges. The New Hanover County Commissioner was back in court this morning closing the case on two arrests in the last 14 months. Full story...
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Judge issues warrant for Berger's arrest; commissioner says he didn't know he had court

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videoA judge has issued a warrant for Brian Berger's arrest after the New Hanover County Commissioner failed to show up for a court appearance. But Berger tells WWAY he did not know he was supposed to be in court. Full story...
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Holiday “Booze It & Lose It” campaign results in 3,164 DWI arrests

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videoSanta was not the only one who made a naughty list over the holidays. Law enforcement officers across the state did, too, as they patrolled day and night, catching drivers who got behind the wheel impaired. Full story...
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Woman charged with DWI after crash into parked cars

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videoA 22-year-old woman is charged with DWI after highway patrol said she accidentally ran her car into three parked cars early Tuesday morning. Highway patrol said Sara Mae Scribner was driving her car through the Cape Harbor Apartments complex off of Market Street and Gordon Road when she crashed into the cars around 1 a.m. Full story...
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Man charged with DWI after vehicle strikes utility pole

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A NC Highway Patrol trooper charged a 42-year-old Wilmington man with driving while impaired after the man drove off the road and hit a utility pole Sunday evening. Full story...
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Suspect in deadly crash has previous DWI's, other driving offenses

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videoA man charged with DWI in a crash that killed one his passengers last night has been convicted of drunk driving before. The New Hanover County Clerk of Court's office says Mark William Neil Estep, 39, has had two DWI charges in the past six years in New Hanover County with the most recent one claiming the life of one of his friends. Full story...
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UPDATE: Driver charged with death by motor vehicle, DWI in deadly crash

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A man who was driving during a crash that killed his passenger and hurt several others last night now faces charges for his death, among others. They say the front-seat passenger in the Jeep, John A. Jackson Jr., 53, of Wilmington, was killed as a result of his injuries from the crash. Full story...
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WPD: Passed out driver charged with DWI hurt as car hits cruiser

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videoWilmington Police charged a man with DWI this week after they say they found him passed out in his car. But that wasn't all that happened. Full story...
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New Hanover Commission continues to ask Berger to resign

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videoThe New Hanover County Commission reiterates the need for Brian Berger to resign. Berger was arrested last Friday on a second DWI charge after Wilmington Police said he was found slumped over the steering wheel of his car. After Monday's scheduled meeting, Chairman Woody White spoke about their concern and reiterated the Commission's request for his resignation. Full story...
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Wilmington police officer cleared in dog bite incident

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A New Hanover County grand jury cleared a Wilmington Police Department K-9 officer Monday of wrongdoing for a police chase that ended with his police dog biting and hurting a suspect. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Brian Berger bonds out of jail after DWI arrest

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video New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger bonded out of jail around 7:30 p.m. Friday after being arrested overnight for DWI and drug possession. Full story...
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Appeals court upholds conviction in DWI crash that killed Brunswick Co. mom

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videoThe North Carolina Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a man in a drunk driving crash that killed a Brunswick County mother. Full story...
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