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$10,000 reward offered for return of stolen jewelry, silver

The victim of a break-in that was reported Sunday afternoon is offering up to $10,000 for information leading to the recovery of a rare gold necklace and / or the large quantity of heirloom silverware that was stolen. These items have sentimental value for the victim.

Sandusky attorney: ‘This is a fight to the death’

Jerry Sandusky's lawyer says he will not negotiate a plea deal in his client's child sex-abuse case.

Reward offered in search for Southport bank robber

Police in Southport are looking for a man who robbed a bank this afternoon. Southport Police Chief Jerry Dove says it happened about 1:55 p.m. at the First Citizens Bank at Howe and W. West Streets.

Victims’ relatives differ on death row bill

Family members of murder victims are meeting with North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue in hopes of persuading her to make a decision on a bill that would essentially repeal a 2009 law designed to address alleged racial bias in death penalty cases.

Perdue fundraiser to admit campaign finance violation

A former top fundraiser for Gov. Bev Perdue is expected to appear in court Wednesday to plead guilty to a charge related to campaign finance violations.

Bladen Co. man gets life in prison for 2009 murder

A Bladen County jury ruled Kevin Christopher Rogers killed Sean Maurice Lesane in 2009 and sent him to prison for life.

SBI agent testifies that colleague botched tests

Two State Bureau of Investigation agents who retested evidence from a 1993 murder trial found results that raise questions about whether a former colleague fabricated results that led to an innocent man spending 17 years in prison.

Tree of Life honors DWI victims, law enforcement tonight at Battleship

video Drunk drivers continue to take innocent lives. That's why the Tree of Life and Candlelight Vigil is held annually. It's a moment to remember the victims and to pay tribute to law enforcement officers.

Couple arrested after dog found eating gutted puppy

videoDeputies arrested two people on animal cruelty charges after finding a dog eating the leg another.

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