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Boat stolen from Gore Marine found in Florida

A little more than 24 hours after word spread across social media that a boat valued at around $400,000 was stolen from Gore Marine in New Hanover County, it was found in Florida.

El Paso victim’s husband given new SUV to replace vehicle stolen after funeral

A man whose wife was killed in the El Paso shooting had his SUV stolen and wrecked after her funeral over the weekend. After hearing about his ordeal, a local car dealership gave Antonio Basco a new car on Monday.

Jeffrey Epstein signed redrafted will 2 days before jail suicide

Multimillionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein redrafted his last will and testament two days before his death by suicide in a federal jail in New York, enlisting a lawyer for Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to witness him signing the document and appointing Bill Gates' former science adviser as an alternate executor.

NC sheriff: Man confessed to killing teen daughter

Deputies in North Carolina say a man walked into a sheriff's office and confessed to killing his 15-year-old daughter.

Judge to rule on tossing suit against Smollett in October

A federal judge hearing the city of Chicago's lawsuit against Jussie Smollett says she'll rule on the actor's request to toss the suit in October.

Reigelwood man pleads guilty to shooting

A Reigelwood man has pleaded guilty to multiple charges in connection to a shooting that left one man injured. Trevor Demon Hall, 40, is charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill, inflicting serious injury, and possession of firearm by felon.

Son pleads guilty to murdering Father’s girlfriend

A Bladenboro man pleaded guilty Monday morning to murdering his father's girlfriend in Bladen County Superior Court. Marquail Burney, 25, has been sentenced to up to 38 years in prison after pleading guilty to second degree murder, robbery with a dangerous weapon and felony larceny. 

Man who killed New Hanover County teen, tourist dead in apparent prison suicide

A New Hanover County man serving life in prison for the murder of a teenage girl and a woman vacationing at Wrightsville Beach has died of an apparent suicide at Bertie Correctional Institution.

Man in Holly Ridge charged with filing false police report

Police say a man in Holly Ridge was arrested Saturday for filing a false police report last week. According to a Facebook post, the Holly Ridge Police Department says Robin Austin Edwards, 27, came to the police department on August 13 and said he had been robbed.

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