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Wilmington man in court facing murder charges

Three months after 17-year-old Antonio Brown was shot to death a Wilmington man is in court on murder charges. Marvin Newkirk made his first appearance in New Hanover County court Tuesday.

Police: Wilmington house is hotbed for crime

videoPolice say for more than seven years a Wilmington house has been known as a hotbed for criminal activity. Neighbors say it's an on-going problem in the community but police say it's not an easy one to clean up.

Teens charged in drive-by shooting appear in court

Two Wilmington teens facing murder charges in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting were in court Monday.

Former Adelphia execs John and Tim Rigas report to North Carolina prison

Former Adelphia Communications executives John and Timothy Rigas reported to the federal prison in Butner today.

Teen facing charges for bringing gun on school property

A Wilmington teen accused of bringing a gun onto school property faces multiple charges. New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies arrested 19-year-old Terry Earl Hooper around 9:30 Friday night at the football jamboree at legion stadium.

Man arrested, accused of slitting throat

videoA Castle Hayne man remains behind bars Monday morning accused of slitting a man's throat. It happened around six Saturday morning. The assault happened at 6005 Orange Street in Castle Hayne. The victim's roommate recounts how it all unfolded.

Two men arrested on drug-related charges

videoIt's been called a den of criminal activity. Two men were arrested on drug-related charges Sunday afternoon from a Wilmington home police know well. It's part of a new crime-fighting philosophy from the Wilmington Police Department called geographical-based policing.

Teens charged in drive-by shooting

Wilmington Police detectives have charged two suspects in connection with a drive-by shooting that left a 17-year-old boy dead.

Teen arrested for armed robbery, attempted murder

The Wilmington police and New Hanover County sheriff's departments teamed up to arrest 19-year-old Kylen Padgett of Wilmington.

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