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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.

NHSO: Man wanted for robbing Family Dollar cashier at gunpoint

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a man robbed a Family Dollar cashier at gunpoint Thursday evening.

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