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Raleigh woman said she was offended by 'racist' Walking Dead figure on bank employee's desk :: WRAL.com
By Janine Bowen, WRAL.com editorRaleigh, N.C.— A Raleigh bank is responding after a woman said she was offended by a “racist” figurine on a bank employee’s desk.Stacey Smith wrote a Facebook post Tuesday afternoon, saying she was halfway through a transaction at the State Employee’s Credit Union on
Raleigh woman accused of defrauding woman of $35K, losing it all at sweepstakes
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Raleigh woman is accused of defrauding an elderly or disabled woman of more than $35,000 and losing all of the money at sweepstakes businesses, according to a Wake County arrest warrant.
Police: Man hit with DWI while on 4-wheeler in Garner parking lot
Officers said they found an impaired Ifoma Fowler, 45, operating an ATV and took him into custody.
North Carolina man rolled his eyes at wife before buying winning lottery ticket
As Darrin Nunnery, of Linden, headed to the store Monday night, his wife called out, “Get me a Lucky For Life ticket,” according to aNorth Carolina Education Lottery news release.
Officials offer $10K reward for information on 2016 Clayton murder
Around 1 a.m. on Saturday, July 6, 24-year-old Garrett Howard Bridges was shot and killed after two suspects entered his home on Herndon Court.
Silver Alert issued for 27-year-old Raleigh man :: WRAL.com
Authorities said Jarrell Marquis Jones, 27, was last seen leaving 3908 Iverson Street, traveling toward New Hope Road, at about noon.
Moore is Wake County's first female, Latina school superintendent :: WRAL.com
By Adam Owens, WRAL reporter & Hannah Webster, WRAL.com editorWake County, N.C.— The Wake County Board of Education on Wednesday named Cathy Moore as the new superintendent of the state’s largest school district.Moore, who will be Wake County's first female superintendent, had been the system’s depu
Teen burglary suspect found hiding in dryer, Garner police say
GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) - Garner police said a 17-year-old burglary suspect was found hiding in a clothes dryer during a break-in at a home on Scarlet Green Court. The two 17-year-olds were each charged with second-degree burglary and larceny after breaking and entering following the burglary, Garner po
Daughter of Raleigh nursing home patient: 'I didn't want to believe he was being abused' :: WRAL.com
Raleigh, N.C.— As state regulators investigate patient abuse allegations at a north Raleigh nursing home, the daughter of the patient involved said Tuesday that seeing how her father was treated was like a nightmare.
Elkin man wanted on murder charge after NCSHP trooper dies in crash
Officials say just before 11 p.m., troopers tried to stop a black BMW that drove through a checkpoint. During the chase, Trooper Samuel N. Bullard crashed, and died at the scene.
Player who nearly died reunites with first responders in Raleigh
First responders Greg Rodevick, who's been with Wake County for 10 years, and Rich Eldridge, who has worked in the county for nine years, were at the arena that night and jumped in to do CPR. They also used an AED to bring him back to life.
$20 million separates Wake schools request, county board's budget :: WRAL.com
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SWAT on scene as shooting under investigation in Raleigh
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Police, SWAT and an armored vehicle responded to the scene of a shooting in Raleigh on Tuesday morning.
ALERT DAY: Wednesday brings severe weather threat
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Another round of springs storms will move through central North Carolina Wednesday, bringing with it the threat of severe storms. The CBS 17 Storm Team is calling Wednesday a SEVERE WEATHER ALERT DAY for central North Carolina.
Autopsies describe fatal prison attack NC hasn't detailed
These undated file photos provided by the Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Office shows, from the left, Pasquotank Correctional Institution inmates Jonathan Monk, Wisezah Buckman, Seth Frazier and Mikel Brady.... more
Sinkhole closes major Raleigh road after overnight flooding :: WRAL.com
By Claudia Rupcich, WRAL reporterRaleigh, N.C.— Heavy rain on Monday evening created a 25-feet-deep sinkhole in Raleigh, leaving some roads impassable.A flash flood warning expired in Wake County at 2:45 a.m. after storms moving through the area on Monday night quickly began causing travel problems.
I-540 reopens near Morrisville after fatal pedestrian crash :: WRAL.com
The crash occurred around 5:45 a.m. near Exit 1 for I-40, according to officials, causing significant delays.
RALEIGH CHURCH VAN CRASH: 2 killed and 12 injured in Raleigh church van crash
"When you see something like this, your first reaction is to help, help do something,” she said.
At least 1 dead after vehicle goes into water off Zebulon Rd. in Wake Co.
At least one person is dead after a vehicle went into the water off Zebulon Road in Wake County Sunday afternoon.It happened in the area of Barham Siding Road.Wake County Sheriff's Office officials said the crash was fatal.Wake New Hope Fire Department officials said the vehicle was a church van tha
Police: Guests evacuated after man barricades himself in Raleigh hotel
Police said that a man assaulted a woman, and after she ran out of the room and called the police, the man barricaded himself in his room.