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Sheriff: Robin Williams found with belt on neck

Sheriff's officials say Robin Williams' personal assistant found him with a belt around his neck at his San Francisco Bay Area home. Marin County Sheriff's Lt. Keith Boyd also said Tuesday that superficial cuts were found on Williams' wrist and a pocket knife was found nearby.

UPDATE: Friday’s double murder-suicide victims’ names released

video The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is releasing more information on the three people killed in the Plantation Village Retirement Community Friday.

Man drives into Snow’s Cut in apparent suicide attempt

videoA man is OK after apparently trying to commit suicide by driving into the Snow's Cut Waterway, according to investigators.

Prison inmate commits suicide

Inmate Joseph Hollar #0187972 died this morning after an apparent suicide at New Hanover Correctional Center, a minimum-security state prison for men. Shortly before 10:30 this morning, an inmate notified a correctional officer that Hollar was in distress in a dormitory bathroom.

Detectives investigating murder-suicide in Tabor City

video Two people are dead in Columbus County after what investigators say was a murder-suicide. The Columbus County Sheriff's Office says it was called to Spivey Road near Tabor City around 8:30 a.m. after the three children who live here could not make contact with their parents.

CFCC students raise awareness about suicide prevention

videoStudents in the CFCC Psychology Club were out on the street today to raise awareness for suicide prevention.

FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Man found dead at Carolina Beach killed himself

videoPolice say a man found dead at Carolina Beach likely killed himself. Investigators are working to identify the man, who they say turtle patrol found dead in the surf on Carolina Beach early Friday morning.

Victim’s son says fight over money for house led to Pender murder-suicide

videoA Pender County woman is dead, and so is the man investigators say killed her. The call originally came in as a house fire, but when responders arrived to the home on Little Kelly Road in Rocky Point last night, they found the body of Myrle Carr inside.

Retired NASCAR driver Dick Trickle dead of apparent suicide

Retired racecar driver Richard "Dick" Trickle, 71, died Thursday from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Lincoln County officials.

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Some struggle with Myrtle Beach heat, while Midwesterners want to move here because of it

Whether they knew it or not, vacationers in downtown Myrtle Beach braved the area’s hottest day of 2021 Friday, with a heat index expected to reach 110.

After board member tests positive for Covid-19, New Hanover school board to meet virtually

The release didn't say which board member tested positive or who had potentially been exposed.

Distress Bandannas being sold to help raise funds for teen driver safety talks

Teen driver safety is a big concern for many parents of new drivers around the Cape Fear. One organization is setting out to tackle the issue and raise awareness for the cause. 

Pair tried to rob someone at knifepoint in Myrtle Beach, police say

Two people allegedly tried to rob someone at knifepoint Friday in Myrtle Beach, according to warrants.