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Body Found Near Four Oaks

North Carolina Wildlife officials and the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office are jointly investigating the death of a hunter whose body was discovered in a stand in a remote location Wednesday.The 55-year-old victim reportedly went on a wild hog hunt in a remote location off the 4300 block of Devil’s

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-06-25 00:00:00

Man dead, 6 others shot after fight at Sanford birthday party :: WRAL.com

Sanford, N.C.— One man died and six others were injured in a shooting that was spurred by a fight at a birthday party on Sunday in Sanford, according to police.

WRAL - 2018-06-24 17:19:00

Man Found Murdered Near Lillington

The Harnett County Sheriff’s Office is now looking for the suspect(s) who shot and killed a man near Lillington late Thursday afternoon.First responders and sheriff’s deputies responded to 565 Arlie Lane which runs off Matthews Road and found the body of 28-year-old Kyle Jarrett.According to Harnett

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-06-25 00:00:00

HARNETT COUNTY: Man wounded in officer-involved shooting

A Dunn man is facing charges, including attempted first-degree murder, after opening fire on officers Friday night, authorities said.Travis West, 27, will be charged with four counts of attempted first-degree murder, four counts of assault on a law enforcement officer with a firearm and one count of

SANFORD HERALD - 2018-06-23 19:30:00

Damage reported as severe storms hit parts of central NC

BENSON, N.C. (WNCN) - Severe thunderstorms caused minor damage as they moved through several counties in central North Carolina Sunday, according to reports.

CBS17.COM - 2018-06-24 20:54:14

Man killed in motorcycle crash in Fayetteville :: WRAL.com

Around 11:30 p.m., officers with the Fayetteville Police Department responded to a motorcycle crash on Pamalee Drive near Commonwealth Avenue. According to officials, the motorcycle left the roadway and collided with nearby trees in the area.

WRAL - 2018-06-24 11:23:00

Young man identified in deadly Fayetteville motorcycle crash

PREVIOUS COVERAGEMotorcyclist dies after going off road, crashing into trees, Fayetteville police say

CBS17.COM - 2018-06-24 20:05:49

Rocky Mount police officer killed in wreck

ROCKY MOUNT (WITN) -A late night traffic accident in one Eastern Carolina city has claimed the life of one of the city's police officers.A wreck involving a Rocky Mount police officer and a commercial vehicle was reported Saturday night at 10:35 on 4112 South Church Street. According to Rocky Mount

WITN - 2018-06-24 02:44:00

Wilson police searching for driver in fatal hit-and-run

When officers responded to a hit-and-run call, they found Raymundo Orozco, 34, severely injured and not breathing.

ABC11.COM - 2018-06-23 21:22:54

Man injured during officer-involved shooting in Harnett County

Officers ordered West to drop the gun but West did not comply and fired at officers, according to authorities. One Deputy Sheriff and one Dunn Officer returned gunfire, striking West.

CBS17.COM - 2018-06-23 11:08:49

Driver in crash that killed 10-year-old may have been impaired, police say

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) --Alcohol may have had a role in a three-car crash killing a 10-year-old Friday night, Fayetteville police said.Police Lt. Gary Womble says the driver of a Chevy Tahoe is being investigated for being impaired at the time of the collision.The crash occurred at the intersecti

ABC11.COM - 2018-06-23 11:57:36

Dunn man will be charged in officer-involved shooting

Trevor West, 27, of Dunn, will be charged after his release from the hospital following an incident where he shot at law enforcement officers Friday night.

ABC11.COM - 2018-06-23 11:28:17

Man charged in accidental shooting of trucker on I-40 in Johnston County

Colton Barefoot Kinsey of Benson has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, according to ABC11, The News & Observer's media partner.

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-06-23 11:06:00

Police officers wound Harnett County man in shootout

DUNN, N.C. (AP) -Authorities say police officers in North Carolina shot and wounded a man who fired his gun at them and missed during a domestic dispute.Harnett County deputies said 27-year-old Trevor West is expected to survive after the shooting at a home in Dunn around 11:30 p.m.Deputies say West

WITN - 2018-06-23 16:24:00

Man hurt during shooting at Raleigh motel :: WRAL.com

Raleigh, N.C.— Authorities were searching for clues after at least one person was shot when gunfire broke out early Saturday at a Raleigh motel, authorities said.

WRAL - 2018-06-23 16:14:46

Police investigate shooting at Days Inn in Raleigh

More StoriesPolice investigate shooting at Days Inn in RaleighMan injured during officer-involved shooting in Harnett County10-year-old boy dead in 3-car collision in Fayetteville, officials sayWake County animal control 'overwhelmed' by feral cat populationInvestigators get new lead in 2014 disappe

CBS17.COM - 2018-06-23 12:18:09

North Carolina inmate accused of trying to use Snapchat to raise bond money

Kinton and his phone have since been transferred to Wake County under a $2,500 bond, according to the TV station.


Godwin Drug Ringleaders Get Life

In a press conference held at Godwin Town Hall, just a little over a mile from where the ring called home, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert Higdon, proudly announced life convictions without parole for both Antoine Dewayne Myles aka “Twan,” 42, of Dunn and Lemont Jerr


In a tiny town, these brothers ran a crack cocaine 'Wal-Mart.' It took years to stop them.

For more than a decade, a pair of brothers operated a “Wal-Mart” of crack cocaine out of a single-wide mobile home and a Winnebago, selling drugs worth millions of dollars in a town too small to buy a bottle of soda.


Harnett County deputies search for suspect is deadly shooting

LILLINGTON, N.C. (WTVD) --Deputies with the Harnett County Sheriff's Office are investigating after a man was found shot to death.Thursday afternoon deputies were called to the 500 block of Arlie Lane after reports of a shooting.When authorities arrived, they found 29-year-old Kyle Jarrett, of Lilli