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Teen charged with Marine's death
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 5:18pm.

videoA Wake County teen is charged with felony death by motor vehicle after an accident early Sunday morning in Wilmington. Jackson Davies turned himself in last night after he got out of New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Today he made his first appearance in front of a judge.

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Witnesses say fight led to wreck that ended in Marine's death
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 5:21pm.

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.

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Police say habitual drunk driver crashed into two phone poles
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/07/2014 - 1:33pm.

Wilmington Police say a drunk driver crashed his car overnight into two phone poles in the 6000 block of Park Ave. near Greenville Ave.

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Man arrested for DWI after running from two crashes
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 02/04/2014 - 8:32am.

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.

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Berger pleads guilty to DWI, drug charge
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 02/03/2014 - 4:48pm.

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.

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Judge issues warrant for Berger's arrest; commissioner says he didn't know he had court
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/23/2014 - 3:59pm.

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.

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Holiday “Booze It & Lose It” campaign results in 3,164 DWI arrests
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Tue, 01/14/2014 - 11:44pm.

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.

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Woman charged with DWI after crash into parked cars
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 12/17/2013 - 8:43pm.

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.

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Man charged with DWI after vehicle strikes utility pole
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/16/2013 - 8:01am.

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.

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Suspect in deadly crash has previous DWI's, other driving offenses
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Fri, 12/13/2013 - 4:28pm.

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.

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