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NCDPS looking for Carolina Beach adoption scammer who left home confinement

The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice is looking for a woman who is serving time for an adoption scam crime out of Carolina Beach after she left her home confinement at a home in Asheville. 

Victim: Adoption scammer ‘deserves to have her tubes tied’

Victims are speaking out after the Carolina Beach woman who scammed people looking for a baby, was sentenced to more than four years in prison after pleading guilty.

Carolina Beach woman pleads guilty in adoption scam

A Carolina Beach woman has pleaded guilty to charges related to a nationwide adoption scam.

Grand Jury indicts woman charged in adoption scam

A Carolina Beach woman at the center of a nationwide adoption scam has been indicted.

Alleged victims react to nationwide adoption scam

Investigators say a local woman's promises of giving up a baby for adoption were nothing more than a nationwide scam.

Carolina Beach woman’s baby con could have victims across country, investigators say

Investigators in New Hanover County say at least a dozen people in several different states have contacted them claiming to have been ripped off online by a Carolina Beach woman who they say offered her baby for adoption, even though investigators don't think she is even pregnant.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .