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#UNSOLVED: New video shows moments before teen shot, killed

Detectives are still looking for answers in the first murder of 2019 almost a year later.

WPD: Validated gang member charged in brother’s shooting

Wilmington Police arrested a man they say is a validated gang member for the shooting of his 19-year-old brother.

Police chief talks gun violence, plans to attack gang activity

Wilmington Police Chief Ralph Evangelous spoke with League of Women Voters of the Lower Cape Fear today about gun violence, crime and gun safety.

Violent gang members sentenced in drug conspiracy

Eight gang members have been sentenced in a drug conspiracy case in Bladen and Columbus Counties.

WPD: Two charged in Tuesday shootings

Wilmington Police have charged two men in connection with three shootings that happened Tuesday.

Man pleads guilty in killing of friend during gang shooting

The final defendant and oldest of three people charged in a 2014 friendly fire shooting death pleaded guilty Monday in New Hanover County Superior Court.

Teen pleads guilty in fellow gang member’s murder

A Wilmington teen is headed to prison after pleading guilty to charges in connection with a fellow gang member's shooting death.

Wilmington teen pleads guilty to murder charges

A Wilmington teen pleaded guilty Thursday in the death of her friend who was caught in friendly fire as she and others shot into a home containing rival gang members.

Wilmington native, tennis pro talks community reaction to gang violence

videoWith Wilmington police cracking down on gang violence here in the Port City, community leaders like One Love Tennis program's Lenny Simpson are also reaching out to help at-risk kids find alternatives to joining gangs.

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