North Carolina

May 08, 2017 - 6:10 am
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Three people have been arrested in a bust of an illegal video gaming operation in Fayetteville. WNCN-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/2qRmUfN ) that Cumberland County sheriff deputies arrested 56-year-old Jean Hoover, 44-year-old Kim Mouser and 59-year-old Steven Lumpkin on...
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May 08, 2017 - 6:05 am
MORRISVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Three people have been charged after a three-car crash that saw a passenger steal the vehicle of a Good Samaritan who stopped to help. WRAL-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/2qHYXKF ) that North Carolina Highway Patrol officials say the crash happened near Morrisville around 2 a...
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May 08, 2017 - 5:15 am
SANFORD, N.C. (AP) -- Two men have been charged in the disappearance of a 15-year-old North Carolina girl. News outlets report that 20-year-old Joffee Lee Cutler and 24-year-old Deshawn Dante Townes were charged Saturday after 15-year-old Cassidy Bottoms was found Friday following an Amber Alert...
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May 08, 2017 - 5:11 am
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) -- A North Carolina State University senior has died after a crash near Holly Springs that left two others in critical condition. News outlets report 22-year-old Cheyanne Nicole Hass, of Murphy, was killed early Sunday morning when she was ejected during the single-vehicle...
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May 08, 2017 - 12:01 am
LEXINGTON, N.C. (AP) -- For Brant Wimmer, a 13-year-old eighth-grader at North Davidson Middle School, music is a family affair. Three years ago, Brant said, he picked up the guitar to feel closer to his grandfather, and now he plays in a bluegrass band with his sister. They perform all around the...
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May 07, 2017 - 6:21 pm
SURFSIDE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- Police are looking for the masked man who kidnapped an overnight convenience store clerk at gunpoint. Multiple media organizations reported the 28-year-old woman was abducted early Sunday from a store in the South Carolina coastal town of Surfside Beach. She escaped by...
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May 07, 2017 - 5:30 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina police say they're investigating the possible suicide of an Army veteran charged with shooting her service dog as she laughed. Fayetteville Police Lt. Todd Joyce said Sunday investigators believe that 23-year-old Marinna Rollins killed herself. Joyce...
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May 07, 2017 - 2:15 pm
SMITHFIELD, N.C. (AP) -- Judges say North Carolina taxpayers must pay $125,000 to the attorney of a state trooper fired after kicking his canine partner and later reinstated. The News & Observer of Raleigh reports ( http://bit.ly/2pVenIt ) the Court of Appeals ruled the payout is large because...
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May 07, 2017 - 1:16 pm
JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Life is arriving fast for a North Carolina university student who becomes a graduate, Marine Corps officer and a newlywed within three days. The Daily News of Jacksonville reports ( http://bit.ly/2qPHzRi ) that Isaiah Levia's big changes are lined up next weekend. Levia...
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May 07, 2017 - 11:43 am
LINCOLNTON, N.C. (AP) -- North Carolina detectives say an effort to sell stolen guns left one of the dealers dead after a woman came out of hiding with her gun blazing. Multiple media organizations reported Sunday that 51-year-old Marion Yarborough was found dead in the front yard of a Lincolnton...
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