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Robbery

Robbers get nothing after holding up Leland diner owner

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video A Leland restaurant owner was held up at gunpoint last night, but the crooks got away with nothing, police say. Full story...
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Suspect arrested for armed robbery

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video Wilmington Police arrested a suspect for an Oct. 5 robbery and shooting of a 20-year-old Wilmington man. The victim told police 19-year-old Dillon Ray Morris of Wilmington and another white male approached him in a dark colored SUV in the 700 block of Campbell Street. Full story...
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WPD: Man knows attacker who choked him until he passed out

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Police say a man who was choked until he passed out and then robbed, knew his attacker. Police say when the man who was attacked woke up, he noticed that his money had been stolen. They say they know who the attacker is, and are still looking for him. Full story...
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Teens allegedly planned to rob a delivery driver

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video Three Wilmington teens have been charged with planning to rob a pizza delivery driver. Full story...
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Four charged with luring man to house, robbing him

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videoFour people are in jail in Pender County after investigators say they robbed a man and forced him to have drugs delivered to the home where two of the suspects live. Full story...
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Attempted robbery ends in gunshots

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A man was shot during an attempted robbery in Wilmington Wednesday. Lt. Obbie Blanton with the Wilmington Police Department said it happened around 9 p.m. at 8th and Dawson Streets. Full story...
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5th area restaurant target of late-night robbers

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videoFor at least the fifth time in the last several weeks, robbers have targeted an area restaurant late at night. This time Wilmington Police are looking for two men who robbed the Domino's on Carolina Beach Road just after midnight. Full story...
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WPD spokeswoman refuses to let detective discuss string of restaurant robberies

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A Wilmington Police spokeswoman refuses to let an investigator talk to WWAY about a recent string of robberies targeting fast food restaurants at the end of their night. Full story...
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Deputies searching for two suspects involved in assault and robbery

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Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are looking for two suspects who robbed and assaulted a man early Saturday morning. Full story...
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UPDATE: WPD investigating after Pizza Hut robbed at gunpoint

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videoWilmington police are searching for three masked men they say robbed a Wilmington Pizza Hut Tuesday night. Full story...
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Conviction in NC-based soldier's death upheld

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A North Carolina appeals court has upheld a murder conviction in the death of a Fort Bragg soldier shot outside a nightclub while celebrating his safe return after more than a year in Iraq. Full story...
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ONLY ON 3: Victim knew man who shot his foot then stole his shoes

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videoA Wilmington man is recovering after he says he was shot over a pair of shoes, that now have a bullet hole in them. Full story...
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Police: Robber snags cash from man outside bank, drives away stolen car

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Police are searching for a robber they say snagged a bag of cash from a man outside a Wilmington bank Monday before he took off in a car that was reported stolen out of Leland. Full story...
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WPD: Man beaten, robbed by large group in Cameron Park

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videoPolice are investigating after they say a man was beaten by a large group of people at a park after he befriended another man online and met him there. Full story...
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Wilmington police investigate two armed robberies

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videoWilmington police are investigating two armed robberies that happened early Saturday morning. Lieutenant Green says both the Scotchman gas station at 310 South College Road, and the Handee Hugo/Spirit station were robbed at gunpoint. Full story...
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