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Chapel Hill Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

A Durham man has been arrested in connection with a Chapel Hill bank robbery last week. Police records show that 28-year-old Brandon Deshon China has been charged with six felony counts and was arrested on Friday, March 16. He is charged in connection with the robbery at the SunTrust Bank on West Fr

CHAPELBORO.COM - 2018-03-19 12:11:58

Garner woman found dead in Wake County ditch, sheriff says

GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) - A young Garner woman was found dead Sunday morning in Wake County, authorities said. Faith Chere Bevan, 24, of Garner was found dead in a ditch in the 7800 block of Caddy Road, according to Wake County Sheriff Donnie Harrison. Deputies were contacted about a body in the ditch a

CBS17.COM - 2018-03-18 21:14:22

Police arrest man in fatal Garner apartment shooting

Garner police have identified the man accused of fatally shooting 27-year-old Donnie Laquan Finney. Officers arrested 35-year-old Lamar Reynolds on Friday and charged him with murder and possession of a firearm by a felon. Light snowflakes possible on Wednesday Cirque du Soleil performer dies after

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-19 13:51:32

First victim of Sunday's Five Points shooting identified

A North Carolina university says one of its students was injured in an early-morning Sunday shooting in Columbia's Five Points.. St. Augustine's University in Raleigh said Sunday that Howard Boone Jr., 23, was one of three men injured in Sunday's shooting. "The Saint Augustine's University (SAU) com

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-03-18 20:08:00

Cary police arrest Durham man in string of burglaries

Julian Anthony Belton (CCBI) CARY, N.C. (WNCN) - Cary police said a Durham man is in custody in connection with a series of burglaries while another two suspects are still sought. Julian Anthony Belton Jr., 24,of Durham is charged with 11 counts of felony breaking and entering regarding a string of


Durham woman killed after hit-and-run; suspect still on the loose

A woman found lying in the street after a hit-and-run in February has died from her injuries, police said Thursday. The incident happened before 9 p.m. at North Hyde Avenue and Lowry Avenue, in east Durham, on February 28. Stay on top of breaking news stories with the ABC11 News AppAfter the crash,


Three suspects at large after Raleigh police chase

Three suspects remain at large after a traffic violation that resulted in a police chase Saturday afternoon, the Wake County sheriff said. An officer tried to pull over a silver car on Tryon Road after a traffic violation, and the driver of the car did not stop. The fleeing vehicle struck a deputy's

WRAL - 2018-03-17 22:33:51

News / North Carolina Charter Schools and the Resegregation of North Carolina Schools

This post is excerpted from the INDY's morning newsletter, Primer. To read this morning's edition in full, click here. To get all the day's local and national headlines and insights delivered straight to your inbox, sign up here. According to a new report from the NC Justice Center's Kris Nordstrom,

INDY WEEK - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Man charged in fatal Garner apartment shooting

Garner, N.C. - A 35-year-old man was charged with murder Friday in connection to Tuesday's fatal shooting at a Garner apartment complex. Lamar Andrew-Rudol Reynolds is charged with one count of murder and one count of possession of a firearm by a felon. Authorities responded to the Delmont apartment

WRAL - 2018-03-17 21:35:00

A closer look at how authorities nabbed 76 in multi-state child exploitation operation

RALEIGH, NC (WNCN) - A traveling pastor, a daycare worker, and a magician are among the dozens arrested and accused of crimes involving young children. During the bust, 76 people ages 17 to 73 were arrested as part of a child exploitation operation spanning eight states, officials said. Thirteen chi


Durham police look for two men in armed robbery

Durham, N.C. - Durham police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men who robbed University Market, at 1108 W. Chapel Hill St., at gunpoint on March 11. Two men with their faces covered entered the store around 10:30 p.m. and took cash from the registers. One robber stands 5 feet 10 i


Durham's Most Un-Wanted: The Clandestine Clash of the Classes

- "Civil War" - Immortal Technique I remember like it was yesterday, the first time I was given "the Quiz." It was during the early '90s at my inaugural community meeting and I was decked out in my off-white, discount store dress shirt and bright red clip-on tie trying to strike a political convo wi


Durham man sentenced for 'card cracking scheme' in which he found victims on dating apps like PlentyOfFish and Tinder

A Durham man is going to jail for a "card cracking scheme" in which he found victims on dating apps like PlentyOfFish and Tinder. Craig McInnis II was sentenced this week to 45 months in prison. According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, McInnis pleaded guilty last December to aggravated theft and mak


Church deacon from the East among 76 arrested in child porn sting

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP/WNCT) - North Carolina authorities say 76 people have been arrested in eight southeastern states on charges of child pornography or otherwise exploiting children. In North Carolina, the SBI said eight children were rescued or removed from abusive situations. Several children in oth

WNCT - 2018-03-17 20:44:04

Is gold SUV getaway going to give them away? Durham police seek 2 armed robbers. | The Herald Sun

Police are seeking the identities of two men who they say robbed University Market on March 11. Two men with their faces covered entered the store at 1108 West Chapel Hill Street with guns drawn shortly before 10 p.m., and took cash from the registers, Durham police investigators said. One suspect w


Why a Durham tax preparer is going to prison

A tax return preparer from Durham was sentenced to 20 months in federal prison on Tuesday for helping file false tax returns. Laurean S. Robinson, who worked for Tax Breaks, a tax preparation business in Durham, pleaded guilty to the charges April 3, 2017. But it took almost a year for U.S. District


Durham police searching for driver behind fatal hit-and-run crash

Durham police are searching for the driver of a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash earlier this month. Authorities said officers responded to the 1100 block of N. Hyde Park Avenue near Lowry Avenue at about 9 p.m. on March 1 and found 59-year-old Levonne Rish lying in the street. Rish was


Man charged with robbing drug store of $6K in opiate drugs

Cary police this week accused a 19-year-old of robbing two pharmacy employees at gunpoint of more than $6,000 in opiate medications. Jordan Alec Gentri, of 384 Clayton Pointe Drive in Clayton, has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, according to an arrest warrant filed Friday at the W


NC church deacon among 76 arrested in child porn sting

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP/WAVY) - North Carolina authorities say 76 people have been arrested in eight southeastern states on charges of child pornography. The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation announced Friday that the operation involved more than 200 law enforcement agencies and took four month

CBS17.COM - 2018-03-17 21:53:18

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do