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More questions than answers in Hewett’s jailhouse death

video Officials are keeping a tight grasp on information as the investigation into the death of former Brunswick County Sheriff Ron Hewett continues.

Former DA Gore strikes plea deal, avoids jail

video Former District Attorney Rex Gore has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor willful neglect to discharge a duty of his office. In exchange, prosecutors have agreed to drop felony charges against him.

Former assistant DA Kelley pleads guilty, must pay back money

videoA former Bladen County assistant district attorney has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge and must pay back money she improperly received. Elaine Kelley entered the plea yesterday in Brunswick County Superior Court.

Former DA Gore headed to trial

Rex Gore, the former District Attorney in Bladen, Brunswick and Columbus counties, will head to trial this summer for allegedly signing off on false expense reports for an assistant district attorney while in office.

Gore indictment reignites old issues

video Rex Gore was the criminal prosecutor for three counties for 20 years. Now, he finds himself facing criminal charges, and one man says Gore's questionable actions started years before this latest development.

Ballree, Gore surrender after indictments

Former Brunswick County District Attorney Rex Gore and a former assistant turned themselves in today, a day after being indicted. Former Boiling Spring Lakes Police Chief Emmett Ballree also surrendered after he was indicted in an unrelated case. All quickly bonded out of jail.

Former DA Gore, assistant indicted; Gore issues statement

video A Brunswick County Grand Jury has indicted former District Attorney Rex Gore for allegedly signing off on false expense reports for an assistant district attorney while in office.

WTVD ABC11 INVESTIGATION: Investigation of Bald Head Island police officer’s death reopened

The North Carolina coast is known for its beautiful beaches, and Bald Head Island is among the best. With million dollar mansions, it's a remote summer playground for the rich and powerful. But in the fall of 1999, the island was where Loy Buff's long nightmare began. Back then, his daughter Davina Buff-Jones was just starting a new career as a police officer on Bald Head.

FIRST ON 3: D.A. Jon David calls out Rex Gore regarding Davina Buff Jones shooting

District Attorney Rex Gore was unwilling to change his initial determination or rule the cause of death as undetermined. Unfortunately, this action on Mr. Gore’s part lead many to conclude that he was not acting in a fair and impartial manner. Regardless of the truth of this assertion, such a perception is damaging to the Office of the District Attorney.

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