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Criminal summons issued for driver seen tethering dog to back of moving Jeep

During an investigation that followed, Huntersville Police Officers were dispatched in regards to the same vehicle traveling down the roadway in Huntersville on Monday afternoon, with the same dog tethered to the rear cargo carrier, police report.

WCNC - 2018-08-17 14:55:42

Charlotte restaurants featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives (and what to order)

CHARLOTTE, NC. -- If you're looking for some tasty eats in the Queen City, you don't have to look very far.

WCNC - 2018-08-17 10:34:35

Bomb Squad Called After Report Of Suspicious Package In Belmont - WCCB Charlotte

BELMONT, NC — The Gastonia Police Department Bomb Squad is currently on scene after a suspicious package was reported outside a grocery store Thursday afternoon.Belmont Police say a suspicious package was reported around 3:27pm in the parking lot of Aldi Food Mart on Wilkinson Boulevard. Gastonia PD

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 21:36:15

CONCORD MILLS CHASE: Police search for suspect after chase ends at Concord Mills Mall

CONCORD, N.C.- Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said they took one person into custody and are looking for one other after a chase ended at Concord Mills Mall Thursday afternoon.Police said they responded to a residential breaking and entering call on Jessica Leigh Lane around 2:51 p.m.[RELATED: People

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-16 19:58:45

Matthews Man Charged With Impersonating A Police Officer - WCCB Charlotte

The woman told police Heib was wearing a dark shirt, dark tactical pants and had a holstered pistol attached to his waistband. The woman says Heib had no visible badge or identification, and refused to provide any when asked.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 20:53:52

FLIGHT ASSAULT: Passenger duct taped after attacking flight attendants to be deported

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- A federal judge ruled a woman will be deported for her actions on an American Airlines flight to Charlotte Douglas Airport.In January, a flight from Dallas was about to land in Charlotte when officials said Charlene Harriott jumped out of her seat and ran toward the cockpit.[RELATED

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-17 17:56:56

DOT tried to end the uproar over the I-77 toll lanes. But it’s brought fresh criticism.

As the N.C. Secretary of Transportation starts negotiations to modify the contract with a private company building toll lanes on Interstate 77, there’s plenty of uncertainty about when and how the controversial project can be changed.And tolls, a politically explosive issue in north Mecklenburg and

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-08-17 07:00:00

Man arrested in Charlotte for Texas murder after 19 years on the run

Officials say Apolinar Tejeda, 66, was living under an assumed name of Leopoldo Silva in Kannapolis.

WCNC - 2018-08-16 16:24:18

CLUB LUST SHOOTING: Security guard who shot, killed man in Charlotte club gets probation

The shooter, Wade Mosley, was initially charged with murder but pleaded to lesser charges Thursday in court.

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-16 20:24:02

Oldest NC Woman Could Also Be Oldest Living In U.S.

CHARLOTTE, NC -- Imagine being born so long ago that birth records weren't even officially recorded! Well, that's exactly the dilemma for one NC woman.


Manufacturer To Add 42 Jobs In Burke County - WCCB Charlotte

MORGANTON, N.C. (News Release) — Jackson Paper Manufacturing Company, North Carolina’s largest recycled paper producer, will open a new plant in Burke County, creating 42 jobs, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The company plans to invest approximately $14 million in its new plant in Morganton an

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 15:17:19

N.C. woman caught driving with dog chained to the back of her Jeep

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (WFLA/WCNC) - A woman in North Carolina was caught driving with her dog tethered to the back of her car.Witnesses and people on social media are expressing outrage for fear of the dog’s lack of safety."Somebody could rear-end her and he would have no chance,” said one witness.Photo


Family, police search for missing 89-year-old Charlotte man

Thomas Davis was reported missing by family at 8:16 p.m. Wednesday, August 15. His son, Ronald Davis, told police that he last saw his father at their home in the 7000 block of Bullock Drive in the afternoon.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 12:49:00

One Sent To Hospital After Crash Involving Delivery Truck On I-85 SB Near I-77 S - WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A serious crash on the I-85 SB ramp to I-77 S has sent one person to the hospital.A driver hit a delivery truck around 6:15 a.m. on Thursday.Medic transported the driver to CMC Main.The left lane is currently blocked and traffic is backing up.Crews are working to clear the scene.Dr

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 11:16:05

Deputies Investigating After Lancaster Man Found Shot To Death - WCCB Charlotte

LANCASTER COUNTY, S.C. — A 34-year-old man was fatally shot in Lancaster County on Wednesday.Around 5:30 p.m., deputies with the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office were called to 675 Hood Park Lane in Lancaster where they found Demarcus Hendrix in the yard suffering from gunshot wounds.The Lancaster

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 11:48:45

Body recovered from Lake Norman following search

Right now traffic is stopped on Williamson Road in Mooresville as first responders search for a missing person in Lake Norman.pic.twitter.com/fioU5Nu5ky— ????? ???????????? (@BrianFox46)August 14, 2018


AMERICAN AIRLINES CHARLOTTE EMERGENCY LANDING: Engine problem forces American Airlines flight to return to Charlotte

“As we took off from Charlotte, there was a rattling and shaking on the plane,” Jesse Batson said. “It was a very bumpy take-off.”


Kidnap Prank Caught On Camera - WCCB Charlotte

Charlotte Police are warning parents about a new prank called the Dino Bold Challenge. In a new Youtube video, a man is seen picking up a child right in front of his mother in NoDa and attempting to kidnap the child. The man says, he didn’t mean to harm or offend anyone but police say it’s not a jok

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-08-16 14:10:46

CHARLOTTE MEN'S SHELTER REOPENS: Charlotte men's homeless shelter reopens after $5.8 million renovations

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- More than 200 men will move back into a new and improved home after the Men's Shelter of Charlotte reopens its North Tryon Street location on Thursday.After months of renovations, the shelter director hopes the updated building will give the vulnerable men who need a place to stay a

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-16 14:21:13

LINCOLN COUNTY SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS: School resource officers added to Lincoln County middle, charter Schools

"The grant monies have been a great help, but our main focus is the security of our children and with this, it continues to solidify the great working partnership that we already have with our local schools,” Lincoln County Sheriff David Carpenter said in a news release. “We look forward to an even

WSOC-TV - 2018-08-16 00:26:41