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Goldsboro pair charged with child sex crimes, police say

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) -- A man and woman in Goldsboro are facing child sex charges after an investigation that started in January, officials say. On Jan. 12, someone reported to the Goldsboro Police Department that a juvenile victim was sexually assaulted, according to a Friday news release from Go


Suspect Arrested For Goldsboro Shooting

At approximately 10:15 PM on Wednesday, officers with the Goldsboro Police Department responded to a report of a shooting at 310-A W. Pine Street. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim on scene suffering from a gunshot wound to the left hip. The victim stated that an unknown black male knocke


NC Superior Court judge strikes down voter ID, income tax constitutional amendments

RALEIGH -- A North Carolina judge has voided constitutional amendments approved by voters in Novemberrequiring photo identification to vote in person and capping the state income tax rate.


Woman killed in head-on collision near Dudley

Dudley, N.C. — A woman was killed Friday morning in a head-on collision in rural Wayne County, authorities said. A vehicle driven by Mayra Labra, 24, of Dudley, crossed the center line on Emmaus Church Road near Stanley Chapel Church Road at about 5:45 a.m. and collided with a vehicle driven by Mich


2 dead after NC mobile home goes up in flames

LA GRANGE, N.C. (WNCT) - Two people are dead after a Thursday morning fire in Lenoir County. According to the Lenoir County Sheriff’s Office, the fire broke out Thursday around 5 a.m. in the 3700 block of Maple Grove Drive in the Timberlake Estates Mobile Home Park in La Grange.


Rivers Begin To Rise In Wayne & Lenoir Counties

Local rivers are rising as rain continues to fall across Eastern Carolina. So far, the Neuse River near Goldsboro remains below flood stage. However, the river is currently expected to rise to 17 feet by Wednesday morning, which is at the “Action Stage.” No flood watches or warnings have been issued


Third suspect arrested in 2017 La Grange triple murder

LA GRANGE, Lenoir County — A third suspect has been arrested by deputies with the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office in connection to a triple murder that happened in 2017. Terrance Outlaw Jr., 23 of La Grange, was charged with conspiracy to commit armed robbery. The arrest stems from the incident where


Local dentists offer free services

Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry plans to host its first free dental day in an effort to give back to the community. Brittany Sizemore, communications specialist for Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry, said dentists will be providing free cleanings, fillings or extractions on Friday from 8 a


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.


Sex Offender Charged After Changing Address

A registered sex offender is arrested for failing to notify Wayne County authorities of an address change. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports 51-year-old Danny C. Frank of Goldsboro was arrested Sunday on the warrant for Fail to Change Address (Sex Offender). On June 8th of last year, Frank a


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


Vandals in North Carolina set fire to Gen. Lee statue, but not the Confederate one

DUNN, N.C. -- Vandals in Dunn, North Carolina, last week doused the marble statue of Gen. Lee with a flammable liquid and set it on fire. But if they think they targeted Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, they got the wrong Lee, officials said.


North Carolina police chase ends when off-duty officer, driving with family, gets out to tackle suspect

POLK COUNTY, N.C. — Lt. Michael Capps happened to be in the right place at the right time Wednesday, WLOS reports. He’s a 23-year law enforcement veteran and current lieutenant of the Laurel Park Police Department.


The new Bojangles’ on Wayne Memorial Drive nearing completion

Construction on a new Bojangles’ at the corner of Wayne Memorial Drive and Tommy’s Road is nearing completion. The building should be finished within two or three months, said Brad Mercer, director of real estate with McRae and Associates, which owns the land where the Bojangles’ is being built.


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.


Voter fraud means new election in North Carolina

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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 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


Clinton man charged in 2017 robbery

A Clinton man who assaulted a woman and snatched her purse outside the CVS Pharmacy in Clinton back in 2017 was found in Virginia, extradited back to Sampson and is now facing charges locally.


Ethics Complaint Filed Against Goldsboro Mayor

On December 31st last year, Carl Martin filed a complaint against Goldsboro Mayor Chuck Allen stating the Mayor violated the City Ordinance regarding general disclosure. Martin reminded the full Goldsboro City Council of his complaint during Monday’s meeting.