Murder
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NC man charged in death of pregnant girlfriend
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 10/09/2014 - 8:48pm.

Robeson County authorities have arrested a man in connection with the death of his pregnant girlfriend. Multiple media outlets report 29-year-old Christopher O'Brian Lennon is charged with first-degree murder and murder of an unborn child. Lennon was arrested on Wednesday after he was indicted by a grand jury.

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Man wanted for murder in SC may be in Brunswick County
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/07/2014 - 1:06pm.

videoA man who police said was wanted for questioning in a deadly shooting in South Carolina Monday morning is now wanted for murder and should be considered armed and dangerous, police said.

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Man accused of killing roommate makes first court appearance
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Mon, 10/06/2014 - 1:12pm.

The man accused of killing his former roommate in a 2009 cold case made his first appearance in New Hanover County this morning.

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FIRST ON 3: Murder suspect charged with throwing urine on jail guard
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/02/2014 - 1:38pm.

videoA Wilmington teen in jail on a murder charge is in more trouble after allegedly throwing urine on a jail guard. Shelby Lentz is charged with second-degree murder in the January death of Martin Yakimovich.

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Judge issues gag order in case of 5 slain SC kids
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:51pm.

A judge has issued a gag order in the case of a South Carolina father who authorities said killed his five children. Local media outlets report Wednesday that Circuit Judge Thomas Russo approved the step in the case of Timothy Ray Jones Jr.

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Local Realtors taking extra precautions in wake of AR murder
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 4:30pm.

video WWAY takes a local look at a story that's made national headlines. A Realtor in Arkansas was kidnapped and murdered while showing a house last week. What are local realtors doing now to make sure this doesn't happen in the Cape Fear?

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NEW DETAILS: Man's body found under Whiteville bridge with several gunshot wounds
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 1:31pm.

video Officials need the community's help in identifying the man found dead in a creek under a bridge.

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NEW DETAILS: Victim found in the backseat of car after shooting
Submitted by Ashley Cimino on Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:05am.

video There are new details on a deadly shooting on 9th and Orange Streets in Wilmington Tuesday afternoon.

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Union County man charged with second-degree murder
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 7:31pm.

A Union County grand jury has indicted the stepfather of 4-year-old child abuse victim on a second-degree murder charge. Multiple media outlets reported that the indictment was handed up Monday afternoon against 25-year-old Joshua Houser. Kilah Davenport died March 13.

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UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 4:30pm.

videoPolice have identified the victim in a shooting on 9th and Orange Streets in Wilmington. Police say 26 year old Martineze Vaughn died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds.

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