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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.
Dropping I-77 toll lanes not an option, DOT secretary says. But he wants big changes.
The much-maligned toll lanes on Interstate 77 north of Charlotte could be made more driver-friendly, N.C. Secretary of Transportation Jim Trogdon said Wednesday, but he did not recommend the state buy out a private developer’s contract immediately to convert some of them to free lanes.Speaking to a
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
Iredell teacher charged with statutory rape
The teacher, Christina D. Jolly, of Statesville, has been suspended with pay while the case is investigated, the school system said in a press release.
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
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
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.
EAST CHARLOTTE SHOOTING: CMPD investigating shooting in east Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Police are investigating after a man was shot in east Charlotte on Wednesday night.Officers responded to a shots fired call near the 4500 block of Sharon Chase Drive around 11 p.m.When they arrived, they could not locate a victim or suspect at the scene.Neighbors said they heard gun
Sheriff: Suspect captured after shooting Cleveland County deputy in the face
Cleveland County Sheriff Alan Norman said when the deputy arrived, he encountered a confrontation. The suspect started firing shots at the deputy striking him in the face and thigh. The deputy returned fire, although the suspect was not hit. The deputy was able to call for back-up.
DOG ON CARGO CARRIER: Huntersville police search for jeep seen with dog on rear cargo carrier
We are aware of the below dog on the rear cargo carrier of a blue Jeep Wrangler and are actively investigating. Owner identified, but not located yet. If you see this vehicle, or the owner, or know its whereabouts, please contact police immediately.#HuntersvillePD#HelpLocatingpic.twitter.com/YaReWPJ
Body found during search of NC lake
The incident happened near the bridge on the 600 block of Williamson Road in Mooresville. Early in the day, a caller told dispatchers they saw a "person in the water having difficulties," according to the Iredell County Sheriff's Office.
UFO conspiracy theorists embrace shaky video taken at NC’s Lake Norman
Is it a UFO, a blimp for a “top secret military aircraft”? (YouTube screenshot via The Charlotte Observer)
Body recovered from Lake Norman following search
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Davidson Day School moving grades 9-12 to Mooresville
“The land purchase is part of our longstanding plan to expand our campus,” said head of school Dr. Latta Baucom. “We plan to build a separate upper school with both academic buildings and athletic facilities, housing grades 9-12.” Baucom emphasized that the school would be expanding, not closing, it
Suspect Charged In Rock Hill Homicide - WCCB Charlotte
Baird, a resident of Rock Hill, was picked up by CMPD after being identified as a suspect in the case. Police say Baird is being held at the Mecklenburg County Jail while officials begin the process of extraditing him back to South Carolina.
Search For Missing Person On Lake Norman Underway - WCCB Charlotte
1/4Photo Courtesy Charlotte Fire Dept.MOORESVILLE, NC — Several agencies are assisting in a search right now for a possible missing person on Lake Norman.Charlotte Fire Department’s dive team has been called to assist with the search. Officials say the call came in around 4pm as a possible swimmer i
McBee Man Dies Following Assault In Chesterfield County - WCCB Charlotte
CHESTERFIELD, S.C. — The Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office says they are investigating the assault of a man that ultimately ended in his death.Deputies believe the assault happened on August 10th. Family members of 31-year-old Sean White of McBee took him to a local hospital on August 11th after
Police Seeking Help From Public To Identify Armed Robbery Suspect - WCCB Charlotte
The young man caught on video surveillance allegedly entered the Taco Bell on S. Tryon St. around midnight on Monday, August 6th, according to police. Investigators say he then robbed the business at gunpoint and supposedly fled the scene in a silver SUV after obtaining property from the business.
KANNAPOLIS HOUSE FIRE: No injuries reported after fire destroys Kannapolis home
KANNAPOLIS, N.C.- A Kannapolis home was destroyed early Tuesday after flames engulfed it.[PHOTOS: Flames destroy Kannapolis home]More than a dozen firefighters were called around 3:45 a.m. to the scene on Central Avenue and Pleasant Avenue.We have a crew on the scene gathering more information and w
Charlotte man charged with statutory rape, possession of a weapon of mass destruction
A man was arrested Monday and charged with kidnapping and statutory rape of a child, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.The child was found in Zachary Richard Gibson’s home a few days ago, police said, and was taken to CMPD’s Metro Division office on Beatties Ford Road, where a family member picked t