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20-28 year prison sentence for 2017 armed robbery spree

The second-degree kidnapping convictions stemmed from the robbers leaving the victims either in back rooms or zip-tied after the robberies.

5 arrested in violent robbery of Lady Gaga’s dogs

Detectives do not believe that the thieves initially knew the dogs belonged to the pop star. Investigators believe the motive for the Feb. 24 robbery was the value of the French bulldogs.

Police: Man busted in two Wilmington bank robberies

The Wilmington Police Department arrested a man wanted in connection to two bank robberies that happened in within 24 hours of each other.

Man sentenced to at least eight years in prison for Burgaw armed robbery

A Wilmington man was sentenced on Wednesday to at least eight years in prison for an armed robbery in Burgaw.

Men found dead responsible for 22 armed robberies, police say

Authorities say two men suspected in more than 20 armed robberies in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia were found dead in a hotel room after police heard gunshots as they knocked on the door to arrest them.

Lady Gaga’s dog walker shot, French bulldogs stolen in LA

Police say Lady Gaga’s dog walker was shot and two of the singer's French bulldogs were stolen in Hollywood during an armed robbery.

Wilmington man found guilty in armed robbery of $7

Point’s co-defendant, Cerrica Jackson, plead guilty two weeks ago to Conspiracy to Commit Armed Robbery. She is currently serving a 33-52 month sentence.

Community tip leads to arrest in Brunswick County armed robbery

A woman accused of robbing a Dollar General in Longwood at gunpoint is in custody.

Man found guilty in 2019 armed robbery at Rocky Point gas station

A Wilmington man has been found guilty for a 2019 armed robbery at a convenience store.

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NHCS holds a job fair to fill a number of openings within the school system

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Dozens of volunteers spend the morning planting a community garden at Greenfield Lake

Dozens of volunteers turned out Saturday to plant a community garden of leafy greens and root vegetables at Greenfield Lake in Wilmington.