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Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Wed, 04/30/2014 - 11:59pm.READ MORE:
The search for a missing woman might have ended Tuesday night, but not the way family and friends had hoped. Last night police accused James Bradley, who was convicted of a 1988 murder, of killing Shannon Rippy Vannewkirk. Full story...
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/29/2014 - 10:01am.READ MORE:
Police arrested a man they say led them on a car chase after an officer caught him speeding through a Wilmington neighborhood. When an officer got to the area, police say a black car flew past the officer's marked car within minutes of parking. Full story...
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 04/29/2014 - 9:20am.READ MORE:
Police are investigating after they say three people robbed a woman at gunpoint near a Wilmington convenience store, getting away with a pizza and her bag. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 2:27pm.READ MORE:
If you're going to ask police to check your home for a possible intruder, make sure you don't have drugs packaged for sale inside. That's what Wilmington Police say happened late last night when Bruce Rickenbacker reported someone may have broken into his house on Highland Drive. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 2:03pm.READ MORE:
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 11:12am.READ MORE:
Wilmington Police are asking for help identifying the suspect in a recent pharmacy robbery. Witnesses told police the man pictured in the surveillance photos released today is believed to have jumped through the pharmacy window at the Walgreen at 4521 Oleander Drive April 20. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 9:29am.READ MORE:
Wilmington Police are investigating after they say a shot was fired into a child's bedroom. WPD spokeswoman Linda Rawley says an officer was on Market St. around 11 p.m. Friday when he heard shots fired from Princess Place Drive. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/28/2014 - 9:27am.READ MORE:
Police are investigating a car crash after they say a man was killed when he hit a tree and power pole late last night. Wilmington Police responded to the crash, saying a man in his early 20s was the only person in the car. Full story...
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Wed, 04/23/2014 - 5:58pm.READ MORE:
A new initiative is joining some forces of the New Hanover County Sheriff's office and the Wilmington Police Department under one roof. They are transforming the former "Shaw Speaks" building downtown into a "law enforcement fusion" building. Full story...
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/22/2014 - 11:57am.READ MORE:
An accident involving a motorcycle has shut down at least one lane of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge. Full story...