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Couple charged with drugs, child abuse after three-month investigation
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 07/01/2014 - 10:35am.

videoThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says a three-month heroin investigation by its Vice/Narcotics Unit ended with two people in jail on drug and child abuse charges.

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Yearlong investigation leads to five suspects arrested
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/30/2014 - 12:00pm.

Wilmington Police say a yearlong drug investigation involving multiple agencies has led to five arrests. Investigators says they arrested the suspects after residents in the neighborhood made numerous complaints about suspicious activity at 2345 Louisiana Ave.

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Crack dealer convicted as habitual felon again
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 06/27/2014 - 4:00pm.

A Shallotte man is heading back to prison after being convicted again for being a habitual felon.

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UPDATE: Brian Berger back in New Hanover County to face probation violations
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 06/11/2014 - 10:58pm.

videoNew Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is back in Wilmington and being held in the New Hanover County Jail under $300,000 bond. He is due in court Thursday afternoon.

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Brian Berger arrested in Avery County
Submitted by StarNewsOnline.com on Tue, 06/10/2014 - 8:43pm.

New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger is in trouble with the law again.

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Owner of raided building denies nightclub allegations
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 4:36pm.

videoInvestigators say a building raided by five agencies this weekend is a "makeshift nightclub," but the owner says the building is just a place for friends and family to gather.

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Police: Man with kids in car charged after crack thrown from windows
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 05/19/2014 - 9:04am.

videoA man is in the New Hanover County Jail charged with multiple crimes after police say he threw crack cocaine out of his car while trying to avoid police all with two kids in the car.

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30+ guns confiscated after Bladenboro backyard nightclub raid
Submitted by Sara Hopkins on Sun, 05/18/2014 - 1:18pm.

Investigator James Daniels of the Bladenboro Police Department says more than 30 guns, including an assault rifle, were confiscated before the night was over during a raid at a backyard nightclub on Butler Mill Road.

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Arrests on heroin charges after two investigations
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 8:09pm.

After two investigations, investigators said they made two heroin busts. The New Hanover County Vice and Narcotics Unit took Carl Scott, Markee Scott and Deshawn Hankins into custody Wednesday in the Market North Housing Complex during a traffic stop.

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Animal Services call turns into drug, gun charges
Submitted by Daniel Seamans on Mon, 05/05/2014 - 6:58pm.

videoAn Animal Services investigation landed a New Hanover County in jail on drug and gun charges. New Hanover County Sheriff's spokesman Sgt. Jerry Brewer says the Animal Services Unit showed up to 4217 Parmele Road to take custody of two dogs and four puppies due to a dangerous dog violation.

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