Murder
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Pender County murder suspect turns himself in
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 03/13/2013 - 5:14pm.

videoThe man accused of a deadly shooting last night in Pender County turned himself in this afternoon. Pender County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the 911 call at a home off US 17 in Hampstead just after 9 p.m. Tuesday. When Deputies arrived on the scene, they found the body of Donnie Lee Pridgen.

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Victim's sister to killer: 'Bon voyage... to hell'
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Fri, 03/08/2013 - 10:47pm.

video A death penalty case in Brunswick County ended today before it began. Carl Alston, charged with the kidnapping, rape and murder of of a Leland mother more than four years ago pleaded guilty after four days of jury selection.

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Death penalty case gets started in Brunswick County
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 03/04/2013 - 4:55pm.

videoA death penalty case is underway for a man accused of raping, killing and setting a mother of two on fire in 2008. A couple hundred potential jurors filed in to the Brunswick County Courthouse today for the trial of Carl Alston.

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ONLY ON 3: Questions remain about why accused killer was not in jail
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 5:43pm.

video There are still questions tonight why a man accused of hitting and killing a woman in a suspected drunk driving crash Friday was not in jail for previous crimes. Pierre Walker had twice been convicted of DWI this month alone and was on probation in at least three counties.

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Driver charged with murder, 4th DWI in Friday crash
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Mon, 02/25/2013 - 11:59pm.

video We are learning more about a Leland man charged with murder after a car crash friday that killed a 61-year-old woman. The district attorney says Pierre Walker should never have been behind the wheel in the first place based on his checkered past.

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Police: Zahra Baker's skull found in woods
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/21/2013 - 3:53pm.

North Carolina police say a skull found a year ago by hunters in the woods is that of a disabled girl who was killed by her stepmother.

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Duke lacrosse accuser makes bond on murder charge
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 02/20/2013 - 4:00pm.

The woman who falsely accused three Duke University lacrosse players of raping her has been released on bond to await trial for her boyfriend's murder.

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NC court reinstates murder charge in Dorman case
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/19/2013 - 11:28am.

The North Carolina Court of Appeals has reinstated murder charges against a man who kept a Durham woman's skeleton in a backpack.

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Marine charged with murder in death of infant son
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/14/2013 - 11:48am.

videoA Marine from Camp Lejeune has been charged with murder in the death of his 2-month-old son. Twenty-seven-year-old Sgt. Jordan Thomas King had been in jail on a count of child abuse after he brought his son to the Naval Hospital at Camp Lejeune last Friday.

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Manhunt over, waiting on ID of body burned in cabin
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 02/13/2013 - 8:08am.

videoAuthorities in Southern California are waiting for forensic tests to determine whether a body found in a burned-out mountain cabin is the former Los Angeles police officer wanted for murder.

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