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Deputies bust two illegals for having cocaine

video Another big bust for New Hanover County drug agents. Officers with the drug unit say they've busted two drug dealers who also happen to be illegal immigrants. The investigators say their bust involved a very ordinary children's toy.

14 DWI cases dismissed after officer resigns

More than a dozen DWI cases lost, because a cop quit the Southport Police Department. The officer resigned in the face of an investigation by the SBI. Now Brunswick County prosecutors are dealing with the set-back.

Teen charged with huffing after wreck in court

Randi Petrolino sat anxiously inside the New Hanover County Courthouse for a hearing on a shoplifting charge. We showed up to see if the 19-year-old would talk to us.

Bond increased for murder, arson suspect

The bond for the woman charged with setting a fire that killed her aunt and cousin has been increased to $10 million. Autopsies show the two died of smoke inhalation.

ONLY ON 3: Did Assistant District Attorney mess up another DWI case in Brunswick...

video Remember the story we told you about a few weeks back, about the Oak Island Fire Chief who's DWI appeal got thrown out of court because the Assistant District Attorney handling the case wasn't prepared? We've learned that that ADA most likely messed up another DWI charge this week.

Man shot and killed at Harrells Raceway

Authorities say a man has been shot to death after an argument at Harrells Raceway.

DOWNTOWN VIOLENCE: Busy start to holiday weekend for WPD

Last call downtown was the start of problems for Wilmington Police this holiday weekend. Officers working downtown encountered large crowds and responded to several fights when bars closed at 2 a.m. Saturday.

WPD helps deputies catch suspect from the sky

The Sheriff's Office called the K-9 unit and SABLE, the Wilmington Police Department's helicopter, to track down a man they say assaulted his girlfriend before running into the woods.

Deputies catch suspects in Dollar General attempted break-in

Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies have arrested two men allegedly involved in the attempted robbery of the Dollar General store in Southport.

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