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Onslow Co. makes $46,000 selling firearms
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 10:34am.

Onslow County made more than $46,000 off selling surplus firearms from the sheriff's department. The county commission voted unanimously in November to sell the surplus weapons to the public for 60 days through a licensed firearm dealer.

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NC sheriff seeks trade: Old Tommy guns for rifles
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 01/13/2014 - 1:43pm.

A North Carolina sheriff could get the OK to trade a pair of vintage Tommy guns for dozens of new rifles for his deputies. The Forsyth County commissioners vote Monday on trading the fully automatic Thompson machine guns for 88 new Bushmaster rifles valued at $60,000.

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ONLY ON 3: Troopers question man for carrying gun
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Wed, 01/08/2014 - 5:54pm.

video A Brunswick County man says two state troopers bullied him while he was trying to pick up lunch Tuesday afternoon. The reason: he was wearing a holstered gun.

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WPD: Felon caught with semi-automatic pistol, drugs
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/18/2013 - 10:20am.

A felon is back in jail after Wilmington Police arrested him for a series of charges after they say he ran from them early this morning.

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Family of girl shot and killed files suit against gun maker
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 11:24am.

videoThe family of a teen killed in what has been deemed an accidental shooting two years ago in Columbus County has filed a lawsuit against the maker of the rifle blamed in her death. Two other women hurt in the shooting have joined in the lawsuit against Remington Arms Company, LLC.

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UPDATE: Police looking for 5 robbery suspects armed with shotgun, pistol
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 11/13/2013 - 8:47am.

videoWilmington Police are searching for five suspects who they say robbed several people at gunpoint after breaking into an apartment late last night. Police say the group of suspects include three men and two women, who were armed with both a shotgun and pistol.

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Deputies find drugs, guns in apartment near UNCW
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/08/2013 - 11:17am.

videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says a two-week investigation led them to raid the apartment of an alleged drug dealer near UNCW Wednesday afternoon. Investigators say they found several guns, heroin and marijuana in Kenneth Jermain Greene's home at Seahawk Square Apartments.

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Suspect faces felony charges after shots fired at 7th and Wright streets
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Sun, 11/03/2013 - 11:34pm.

videoA man is in custody and at least one car has been hit after shots fired this morning in the 700 block of 7th and Wright streets. Wilmington Police say the ShotSpotter system picked up four shots at 9 a.m.

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Incident involving kids, gun near New Hanover HS under investigation
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 4:05pm.

video Wilmington Police are investigating an incident involving two juveniles and a gun near New Hanover High School this afternoon.

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Holly Ridge council receives public input on gun range suit
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 10/08/2013 - 10:18pm.

video Citizens of Holly Ridge turned out in force Tuesday night to share their thoughts on a lawsuit against Surf City Guns and Ammo.

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