make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Murder

Brunswick Co. Grand Jury indicts man for killing 3-year-old

READ MORE:
videoA Brunswick County Grand Jury indicted Montey Murray for first degree murder and child abuse in connection with the death of three-year-old Jaron McAllister. Full story...
»

Moore found guilty of 2011 murder in Bolton

READ MORE:
video A Columbus County man has been convicted of a 2011 murder. Jerry Lee Moore Jr. faces life in prison for the shooting death of Samuel Odell Hampton III, 24. Full story...
»

Woman charged in stabbing death of boyfriend

READ MORE:
video A woman has been charged in the stabbing death of her boyfriend. The District Attorney's office says Phiffany Bellamy is charged with the murder of Derrick Howard. The DA's office also tells us Bellamy's five-year-old child was a witness to the crime that happened last Thursday night in Chadbourn. Full story...
»

Family concerns after wreck leads to murder charge

READ MORE:
A woman whose husband was killed in a traffic accident in Harnett County is facing a first-degree murder charge after the man's family questioned the circumstances surrounding his death. Full story...
»

Families, police want answers in unsolved Wilmington murders

READ MORE:
video Their bodies were found years ago in Wilmington, but details of what led to the deaths of four women are still scarce. Today, Wilmington Police joined the victims' families in a plea to the public for help finding answers surrounding the unsolved murders. Full story...
»

Victim's son says fight over money for house led to Pender murder-suicide

READ MORE:
videoA Pender County woman is dead, and so is the man investigators say killed her. The call originally came in as a house fire, but when responders arrived to the home on Little Kelly Road in Rocky Point last night, they found the body of Myrle Carr inside. Full story...
»

Police: Boyfriend charged with woman's death after robbery plot goes wrong

READ MORE:
videoA Whiteville woman is dead after police say her boyfriend shot her after a plot to rob a man went wrong. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Groups quiet about local violence holding Trayvon Martin rallies Saturday

READ MORE:
video The not guilty verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman has spawned nationwide protests and rallies. This weekend peace rallies in Trayvon Martin's name will be held here in our area. So we asked why the groups organizing the events were not so vocal after a few local murders and the recent rash of violence in Wilmington. Full story...
»

WPD: Investigation into 17-year-old's murder continues

READ MORE:
videoWilmington Police still have not made any arrests in connection to a 17-year-old's murder last month. Jeffrey Henry was found shot to death on 7th street around 1:30 a.m. June 20. Full story...
»

Decade old missing person case now murder investigation

READ MORE:
videoA former Wilmington man is behind bars in Jesup, GA, for murder. The Wayne County (GA) Sheriff's Department arrested Waylon Vernon Russell, 42, formerly of Wilmington Thursday and charged him with the 2002 murder of his father Ronald Wilbur Russell, 64. Full story...
»

Trial scheduled for mother of slain NC girl

READ MORE:
videoA trial date has been set for the mother of a slain 5-year-old Fayetteville girl. Full story...
»

Teen pleads guilty in delivery driver's murder

READ MORE:
A teenager charged in connection to the murder of a Chinese delivery driver last year has pleaded guilty for his role in the crime. Full story...
»

Leader of NC polygamist sect gets 2 life terms

READ MORE:
The former leader of a polygamist cult in North Carolina has been sentenced to two life terms for the shooting deaths of a 4-year-old boy he believed to be gay and a woman who sought to leave. Full story...
»

Jury convicts Jenrette on two counts of murder

READ MORE:
A Columbus County man will spend the rest of his life behind bars after a jury convicted him of two murders in 2007. Full story...
»

Former counselor pleads guilty to murder

READ MORE:
A former school counselor will spend 20 to 34 years in prison for a 2011 murder. Michael Shawn Brown pleaded guilty to 2nd degree murder in Columbus County Superior Court. Full story...
»