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Man pleads guilty in elderly man’s death after being punched

A Wilmington man was sentenced to up to two years in prison for the 2013 death of an elderly man during a heroin deal in Houston Moore.

Man pleads guilty at 1st appearance for deaths of toddler, newborn

A man has pleaded guilty in the deaths earlier this summer of a toddler and a newborn in a traffic accident in Hampstead.

Wilmington man pleads guilty in fatal car crash

video A Wilmington man has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter in a car crash nearly a year ago. A judge sentenced Mark William Estep, 40, to 23-37 months and ordered him to undergo alcohol assessment in prison.

Mom charged with baby’s 2013 death

videoA Charlotte woman is accused in the death of her baby in Brunswick County. Katherine Ann Jennings, 33, is in jail charged with involuntary manslaughter.

Man pleads guilty in baseball bat beating death

videoA Brunswick County man has pleaded guilty in connection with the baseball bat beating death of a man New Year's Day. District Attorney Jon David says Boyd Harrelson pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter Nov. 13.

Man pleads guilty to girlfriend’s synthetic drug death

videoA man has pleaded guilty in his girlfriend's 2012 overdose from a synthetic drug. Jeremy Leutgens pleaded guilty today to involuntary manslaughter, according to District Attorney Ben David.

Lawyer appears in court for mom charged in drowning of toddler

videoA lawyer appeared in court Thursday morning on behalf of a Jacksonville mother, charged for the May drowning death of her toddler daughter. The suspect was already sentenced for the drowning of another child almost three years ago.

Jury deliberates fate of mother whose baby was mauled to death by dogs

videoA 12 person jury is set to return to court Wednesday in Bladen County to determine the fate of a 19-year-old accused of involuntary manslaughter after her 9-day-old baby was mauled to death by dogs in 2011.

Man charged in connection with synthetic drug overdose death

New Hanover County Sheriff's Detectives have arrested a man in connection with the death of a woman, who apparently overdosed on a synthetic drug last month. Jeremy Martin Leutgens is charged with involuntary manslaughter.

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