Wilmington Police Department
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Police: Shots fired shortly after pedestrian was 'run over' by car
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 12/10/2014 - 9:36am.

Police are investigating after they say several shots were fired not long after a pedestrian was hit by a car in a Wilmington parking lot 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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WPD: Man breaks into dental office, steals empty cash box
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:28am.

videoPolice are investigating after they say someone set an alarm off when they broke a large window at a Wilmington dental office before stealing an empty cash box from inside.

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Police: Armed duo kicks down door of home, searches for money
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:00am.

videoPolice are investigating after they say two men with a gun kicked down the door of a Wilmington home, demanding money early Sunday.

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WPD investigating home invasion and assault
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:36am.

videoTwo people were robbed and assaulted after two men reportedly broke into a home Sunday evening.

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Police: Man admits to hiding heroin in underwear during search
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Thu, 12/04/2014 - 9:35am.

videoWilmington Police say a stop for revoked tags turned into a drug arrest after a passenger in the car they pulled over admitted to hiding heroin in his underwear.

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FIRST ON 3: Two officers cleared in use of force investigations leave WPD
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:00pm.

videoTwo Wilmington Police officers cleared in use of force investigations in the last year are no longer with the department.

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WPD arrests wanted Chapel Hill man on cocaine charges
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 8:06am.

Wilmington Police say a Chapel Hill man who was wanted in several other counties is behind bars in New Hanover County after a three-month multi-agency drug investigation.

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Commissioners chip in for forensic chemist, won't vote on chair and vice chair
Submitted by Elizabeth Bynum on Mon, 12/01/2014 - 4:53pm.

video With the pending appeal at the State Board of Elections, the New Hanover County Commission has decided not to vote for its new chair and vice chair, even with the deadline to vote for those positions mandated by law.

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1 hurt, 1 charged in MLK crash
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/01/2014 - 12:59pm.

A woman was hurt and another driver cited after a crash this morning at a busy Wilmington intersection that backed up traffic in the area.

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