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DA: Evidence linking accused killer to 2016 rape fell through cracks

A North Carolina prosecutor says authorities failed to act last year on evidence linking a 2016 rape to a released felon now accused of raping and killing a 13-year-old girl.

Deputies respond to possible hostage situation in Robeson County

Deputies are on the scene of a hostage situation on Albert Road near the Pembroke community of Robeson County, according to Robeson County Emergency Management.

Felon charged with kidnapping, murder of Hania Aguilar

The Lumberton Police Department and the FBI have arrested a man for the kidnapping, rape and murder of Hania Aguilar.

Father of slain Lumberton teen denied temporary visa into US for funeral

The father of a North Carolina teen who was kidnapped and killed has been denied a visa to attend his daughter's funeral.

Law enforcement finds body while following leads on kidnapped girl

A large law enforcement presence in Robeson County has residents questioning what's going on.

West Bladen Football picks up first win in shootout

West Bladen high school picked up their first win of the season on Monday night taking down South Robeson.

Robeson County ends corporal punishment policy

There are 115 school districts in North Carolina, and prior to the vote, Robeson County and Graham public schools were the only two school districts that had not banned corporal punishment in the classroom.

First Robeson County home repaired with Community Block Grant

Repairs have started on a home in Lumberton thanks to a $2.3 million Community Block Grant Disaster Recovery Housing Program.

26 members of Native American tribe arrested in Robeson County for illegal casinos

More than two dozen members of a sovereign citizen group are charged with gambling, manufacturing controlled substances, and money laundering at illegal casinos in Maxton, Pembroke and Red Springs. 

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