Robbery
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Police: Shallotte Dollar General robber pushed pregnant worker
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 8:13am.

Police are searching for a masked man they say forced employees into a bathroom when he robbed a Shallotte Dollar General last night.

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Police: Robber forces way into woman's hotel room, steals phone
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 12/09/2014 - 9:18am.

Police are investigating after they say a robber forced his way into a woman's Wilmington hotel room last night, stole her cell phone out of her pocket and took off running.

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Two suspects charged with killings of elderly men
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Thu, 11/27/2014 - 11:45pm.

Authorities say two men have been arrested after two elderly men living about 15 miles from each other were robbed and killed earlier this week in their homes near Fayetteville. Investigators said in a news release that 22-year-old Brandon Stewart and 20-year-old Brandon Avery are each charged with two counts of murder.

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Woman punched, robbed at Hardee's parking lot
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Mon, 11/03/2014 - 11:09am.

videoPolice are looking for the man accused of punching and robbing a woman in a Hardee's parking lot.

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Sunset Beach Police looking for man who attacked, robbed elderly woman in parking lot
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 7:04am.

Sunset Beach Police are asking for help as they investigate the robbery and attack of an elderly woman in a parking lot in broad daylight.

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Wilmington Police: Man stabbed in back while walking home
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 10/27/2014 - 10:04am.

Police are investigating after they say a man was stabbed in the back twice during an attempted robbery while he was walking home Friday night.

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Man robbed outside downtown Wilmington business
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/17/2014 - 11:49am.

videoWilmington Police are investigating a robbery at a business downtown. A man says he was robbed on the street after leaving the Western Union office.

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Wilmington man convicted of 2012 robbery of Papa John's delivery driver
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 11:01pm.

videoA Wilmington man with an extensive criminal history is going to prison, and he could face up to twenty years behind bars after a conviction in federal court Tuesday.

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Man robbed, car stolen at gunpoint
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Mon, 09/22/2014 - 10:36am.

One man says his car was stolen and he was robbed at gunpoint around 8 p.m. Sunday. Reports say Wilmington Police responded to the 1200 block of Dawson Street after the victim said four men approached his car and told him to 'give it up.'

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Man accused of choking, robbing Wilmington cab driver
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 09/07/2014 - 10:38pm.

videoWilmington Police say they arrested a man for choking and robbing a cab driver. 40 year old Alfonso Brooks was arrested and charged with common law robbery

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