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New Hanover County Sheriff's Office

Theft ring suspect arrested at court house

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One of five suspects wanted by Leland Police in a theft ring has been arrested. New Hanover County Deputies arrested Thomas Lynn Jones at the New Hanover County Court House Friday. Full story...
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UPDATE: Man missing since release from jail found

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videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says the missing man last seen since he was released from jail in mid-May has been found. Donald Douglas, the 44-year-old white male deputies were searching for, was located in the 200 block of Chestnut Street yesterday. Full story...
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Warrants: Former Wilmington Plastic Surgery administrator allegedly embezzled more than $385,000

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videoA former administrator at Wilmington Plastic Surgery made his first court appearance on forgery and embezzlement charges Friday. Full story...
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Former administrator at Wilmington Plastic Surgery arrested

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A former administrator with Wilmington Plastic Surgery is behind bars. According to the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office website, Guy Williams was arrested and booked Thursday night for allegedly embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from Wilmington Plastic Surgery. Full story...
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UPDATE: Leland woman says she lost $5,400 in jury duty phone scam

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videoA 63-year-old woman says she is still shaken up after a man fooled her out of thousands of dollars. She is not the first victim to fall prey to this scam that now has the attention of federal investigators. Full story...
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Sheriff's Office warns about jury duty call scam

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videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says it is investigating phone calls some county residents have been getting from someone fraudulently claiming to be with the Sheriff's Office. Full story...
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FIRST ON 3: Former New Hanover deputy sentenced to decades in prison for sex crimes

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videoA former New Hanover County Sheriff's deputy will spend at least the next 27 years in prison for sex crimes involving a child. Full story...
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Drill gives agencies chance to practice response to active shooter

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videoThe WPD SWAT team raided the US Army Corps of Engineers building this morning. It was not for real, but for an active shooter training exercise. Organizers say it's practice they hope they never need to use. Full story...
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Police: Man caught keying officer's patrol car downtown arrested

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Police say a man caught keying a downtown Wilmington task force officer's patrol car early this morning was arrested after a group watched the man do it. Full story...
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