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Brick thrown off North Carolina overpass, shattering woman’s windshield, ‘I could’ve been killed’

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — The Fayetteville Police Department is investigating two reports of objects being thrown off overpasses onto cars below. WTVD reported that the first report happened Feb. 17 around 4 p.m. Drivers on Highway 87 said three young men were on the Arsenal Street pedestrian bridge hold


2 Fayetteville men arrested for 50 counts of vandalism

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) -- Police arrested two men on Friday who are allegedly responsible for 50 counts of vandalism within the Fayetteville city limits,including vandalism to 40 cars.


Fort Bragg Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

FORT BRAGG, NC — Time for your weekend weather forecast, as reported by Darksky. Overcast throughout the day and breezy until afternoon. Overcast throughout the day. Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy until afternoon.


Fort Bragg families vent about mold, housing concerns at town hall

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (WTVD) -- The crackdown on Corvias, Fort Bragg's military housing contractor continues. On Wednesday, Fort Bragg hosted a town hall for residents to bring their concerns straight to the Army's housing manager.


Fort Bragg leaders apologize for housing conditions on Army post

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — Fort Bragg leaders are apologizing for issues such as mold, lead paint and leaks found in housing on the sprawling Army post. The Fayetteville Observer reports that the private company contracted to manage Fort Bragg’s housing also apologized during a two-hour town hall meeti


Bill Kirby Jr: African Americans have a proud of heritage in dental health care

When it comes to the history of African American dentists, Ernest Goodson is something of an encyclopedia. Folks who'll be attending his lecture Saturday at the John D. Fuller Center in west Fayetteville are about to discover just how knowledgeable the Fayetteville orthodontist is about black dental


Pair charged with vandalizing dozens of cars in Fayetteville

Fayetteville, N.C. — Police said Friday that two Fayetteville men have been charged in a vandalism spree in the city. Jackie M. Booker Jr., 19, of the 1300 block of Gary Street, and Richard Sumter, 19, of the 3900 block of Brentwood Drive, were each charged with 50 counts of damage to personal prope


2 Cumberland County 19-year-olds charged in vehicle vandalism cases

Two 19-year-old suspects were charged Thursday in connection with multiple counts of shooting out victims' vehicle windows with BB guns in the city on Monday, according to Fayetteville police reports at the magistrate's office.


North Carolina denies transgender inmate's request to transfer to women's prison

LILLINGTON, N.C. -- A transgender inmate convicted of insurance fraud is serving time at a men's prison in North Carolina despite repeated requests to transfer to women's housing.


North Carolina doctor gets 3 years for trading drugs for sex

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. -- A North Carolina doctor has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for giving female patients drugs such as Percocet and Clonazepam in exchange for sex.


Trump's Emergency De­c­la­ration Could Jeop­ardize NC Military Base Con­struction

NORTH CAROLINA -- The president’s national emergency declaration could jeopardize construction projects at military bases across North Carolina. President Donald Trump is calling for diverting as much as $3.6 billion away from military construction.


Fayetteville Woodpeckers give tour of new stadium

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- Join ABC11's Morgan Norwood for a tour of the Fayetteville Woodpeckers' new baseball stadium.


Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Charged With Soliciting Prostitution as Part of Florida Sex Trafficking Crackdown

(JUPITER, Fla.) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft is being charged with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution after police said Friday he was twice videotaped paying for and receiving sex at an illicit massage parlor.


2nd arrest made in Fayetteville human trafficking investigation

Merianda Gray, 25, was arrested on Tuesday. James McEachern, 32, was previously arrested in the case on Feb. 11.


Vehicle passing stopped school bus angers parent

Angel Williams was angry, and she wasn't about to let the motorist get away with it. So she posted video footage of the lawbreaker's vehicle that she had shot for all to see. Some motorists, Williams said, need to learn to stop for stopped school buses during the daily rounds to pick up or drop off


Bill would ban talking on handheld phone in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Talking on the phone while driving without using hands-free technology could soon cost North Carolina drivers. The bill is called Hands Free N.C. It would make it illegal to talk on the phone while driving.


Dining Out: Armored Tacos & Grill features fresh Mexican cuisine

• Tell us about your place: Owners Margaret Field and Luis Gonzalez moved to Spring Lake a year ago from Virginia to open Armored Tacos & Grill on South Bragg Boulevard. Gonzalez, who is a managing partner, is also the head cook, Field said. The partners have more than 20 years experience in the res


Latest Kia recall fails to cover Fayetteville man whose car caught fire

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) -- Hundreds of vehicles are going up in flames, and they're not even in an accident.While Kia and Hyundai recalled more than 168,000 vehicles to fix a fuel pump problem that they say can cause engine fires, these recalls don't help Fayetteville resident Michael Brown.


North Carolina Man Stopped by Maryland Transportation Authority Police Found with Loaded Stolen Handgun

On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at approximately 4:55 p.m., Officer Philius of the Maryland Transportation Authority Police Department was in a marked patrol vehicle, on US Route 301 observing traffic, when they observed the driver of a white Hyundai Sonata following the vehicle closer than reasona


Speed limit reduction set for 'dangerous' Fayetteville Road

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WTVD) -- On Monday, city leaders are expected to approve a speed limit reduction for one of Fayetteville's most dangerous roads, Hoke Loop Road. It comes after several concerns from residents in west Fayetteville. Pastor McLaughlin of New Life Bible Church is one of them. He's re