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Witnesses not cooperating with investigators

Since January police in Wilmington have investigated four murders. Out of the four three are still unsolved.

Autopsy: Duke graduate student shot at point-blank range in head

An autopsy report says a Duke University graduate student found dead in his apartment died instantly after being shot point-blank in his forehead.

Doctor sentenced to life for killing friend in 1976 love triangle

A former North Carolina doctor has been given a life sentence for murdering his best friend more than three decades ago so he could marry the friend's wife.

Judge at Lovette hearing calls for legislative session on gangs

The judge presiding at a hearing for a teenager charged with killing two North Carolina college students has pleaded with Gov. Mike Easley to call a special Legislative session on gang violence.

Suspect in murder of NC college students ordered held on $3M bond

A judge in Durham has ordered authorities to hold a teenager charged with killing students at Duke University and the University of North Carolina on a $3 million bond.

Suspect in UNC slaying student charged with killing Duke student

Authorities today charged one of the suspects in the slaying of the University of North Carolina student body president Eve Carson with the January killing of a Duke University graduate student.

Pender County man gets life sentence

Tuesday morning Lakane Murphy pleaded guilty to several charges, including first-degree murder and burglary.

Funeral held for slain Wilmington man

Wednesday of last week marked the fourth murder of the year in our area, and police are still looking for answers. Out of the four murder cases three are still unsolved.

Vandals tag downtown with paint

Officials say more than 20 businesses, cars and parking meters downtown were tagged with spray paint with racial and derogatory slang.

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