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Student in custody for having loaded gun at school

New Hanover County deputies took a middle school student into custody this morning for having a gun.

Downtown standoff suspect part of BP oil spill fraud investigation, faced 90 years in...

We've learned the man who died after a standoff with US Marshals, police and deputies in downtown Wilmington was recently due in court on fraud charges involving millions of dollars in relief funds.

Deputies search for armed robbery suspect

Deputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office are on scene of what Hanover dispatch reports as an armed robbery.

Man kills himself ending nearly five-hour standoff

A nearly five-hour standoff is over and a Wilmington man is dead after law enforcement officers responded to a situation involving a man with a gun Wednesday.

Firefighters, law enforcement remember 9/11 at WFD memorial

Area firefighters, law enforcement and community members remembered 9/11 at Wilmington's Firefighter Memorial, which features a piece of a beam from the World Trade Center.

Law Enforcement raising money for a important cause

The Wilmington Police Department, New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, and Highway Patrol are raising money for the Special Olympics at the Chick-fil-a on Oleander.

Lockdowns lifted at several schools after reports of suspect with gun

A lockdown issued for several schools early Thursday has been lifted, according to a New Hanover County Schools spokeswoman.

Arrest made in Dunkin Donuts armed robbery

Deputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office said a teen is facing charges in connection with an armed robbery at a Dunkin' Donuts.

Man shot in mouth identified, deputies investigating

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a man was shot in the mouth overnight.

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