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Driver charged in car chase with cops after checkpoint
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 1:43pm.

video A man who led multiple law enforcement agencies on a car chase during a DWI checkpoint early this morning faces several assault charges after investigators say he intentionally hit a deputy's car twice. They say it started at a roadblock set up at the corner of 15th and Market streets around 1:30 a.m.

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WPD: Man admits to cutting cop car's tires, says 'he was angry'
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Fri, 11/01/2013 - 8:09am.

Police arrested a man they say admitted to slashing the tires of a police car while it was parked in the apartment complex where the officer lived.

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Suspect: Explosives were for defense in case of apocalypse
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 9:45pm.

video Wilmington Police and ATF officers arrested Erik Rudolph Arnebold after an investigation into drugs turned up 24 explosive devices. Detectives say 23 of them were hidden down in a trap door under the house at 4705 Patrick Ave. in Wilmington.

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15-year-old latest Wilmington shooting victim
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 3:26pm.

videoA 15-year-old boy is recovering after Wilmington Police say he was shot in the ankle on McRae Street last night. Police say the bullets also hit two homes on the street. One resident said the shots came too close for comfort.

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Halloween happenings around the Cape Fear region
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/31/2013 - 6:58am.

videoIf you're looking for some Halloween happenings going on tonight, several groups are hosting events all around the Cape Fear.

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FIRST ON 3: Police search for suspect who shot man, respond to second report of shots fired
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/30/2013 - 10:55pm.

videoWilmington Police are investigating a shooting in the 600 block of Mcrae Street Wednesday night.

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North Carolina statutes shed light on use of force laws
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Wed, 10/30/2013 - 10:38pm.

video The new information has many debating whether the shooting that killed two of three alleged robbers was excessive force or justifiable homicide.

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Chief: Suspects in Pizza Hut robbery ran at cops, did not shoot
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 10/30/2013 - 4:26pm.

video Wilmington Police say the suspects involved in Friday night's shooting outside a restaurant ran at officers but did not fire shots.

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Man criticizes WPD response after hit and run
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 10:38pm.

video A Wilmington man who was the victim of a hit and run is upset over a series of events that took place after his accident.

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911 tapes describe events surrounding Pizza Hut shooting
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 10:15pm.

video Newly released 911 tapes are shining a new light on the way events unfolded outside a Wilmington Pizza Hut on Friday night.

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