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PERSON FALLS FROM CHARLOTTE UPTOWN BUILDING: 24-year-old man dies after fall from uptown building under construction

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- A male construction worker died Wednesday afternoon after falling 12 stories from a building under construction in the 620 block of South Tryon Street in uptown Charlotte, officials say.

WSOC-TV - 2018-05-24 09:11:36

Three arrested for bringing gun onto school property

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Three people, including two teens and a 33-year-old, were taken to jail after police said they were spotted on school property with a shotgun.It happened just as the day began for students at Icard Elementary school in Burke County Wednesday morning.The sheriff’s office said it re

WCNC - 2018-05-23 21:33:28

Snake causes power outage in Huntersville

HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- A snake was to blame Tuesday night for a power outage in Huntersville.Duke Energy sent NBC Charlotte this statement about the incident:The Huntersville’s outage was caused by a snake which impacted the Furr Road transmission substation. The outage occurred yesterday, May 22. It

WCNC - 2018-05-23 21:12:36

Iredell Co. deputies seize $20K in cash, drugs from man's home

Investigators said emergency crews responded to the address several times in the past and that the resident, David Stikeleather, 60, had previous arrests for assaulting deputies and other emergency personnel.

WCNC - 2018-05-24 15:39:55

Memorial Day: Just How Soggy Is Huntersville's Holiday Forecast?

HUNTERSVILLE, NC — Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner, officially kicking off summer. This year's holiday weekend, however, will go down in the books as a waterlogged three-day weekend, with showers and thunderstorms in the forecast clear into next week, according to forecasters.

PATCH - 2018-05-23 21:00:46

Feds ID third member of crew in $1.3M armored car heist - NY Daily News

Michael (Turtle) Watts of Brooklyn, Orneth Patrick South of Charlotte, N.C., and Ryan Shevin Smith of Princess Anne, Md., face charges in the big-money heist. (Salisbury Police Department)

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-24 00:00:00

City Of Charlotte Prepares For Speed Street, Memorial Day Celebrations - WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (News Release) – The City of Charlotte is gearing up for a fun weekend in the Queen City. The annual Circle K Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola will be in uptown Charlotte Thursday, May 24, through Saturday, May 26, and city government offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, in o

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-05-24 18:31:56

Man Arrested After Masturbating On Homeowner's Back Porch; Claims To Be Son Of God - WCCB Charlotte

According to the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office, on Thursday, May 24th, 2018, around midnight, deputies responded to reports of a suspicious white male exposing his private parts near the intersection of Earnhardt Road and Highway 152 East.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-05-24 16:10:33

Kings Mountain Man Faces Murder Charges After Baby Dies In Hospital - WCCB Charlotte

Cleveland County Sheriff’s deputies were called to 126 Ferguson Drive in Kings Mountain around 9:10 p.m. on Sunday, May 20 to assist Emergency Medical Services with a cardiac arrest calls. When they arrived on scene, they found a mother performing CPR on her 7-month-old son. Deputies continued CPR u

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-05-23 12:38:14

Man charged in fatal North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper crash north of Charlotte

YADKIN COUNTY, NC - A man wanted following a fatal crash involving a North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper has been captured. Authorities had been looking for 22-year-old Dakota Kape Whitt after Trooper Samuel N. Bullard, 24, of Wilkes County, died late Monday night in a crash along Interstate 77 in

WSOC-TV - 2018-05-23 09:20:43

2 NC teen girls charged in violent carjacking - WWAY TV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WSOC)—Two girls, 13 and 14-years-old, are charged in a violent carjacking.

WWAY NEWSCHANNEL 3 - 2018-05-22 21:46:52

13-year-old, 14-year-old arrested in violent Charlotte carjacking :: WRAL.com

Charlotte, N.C.— Two teenage girls have been charged in connection with a violent carjacking in Charlotte after police said the teens, ages 13 and 14, beat up another girl and stole her car at knifepoint.

WRAL - 2018-05-22 22:21:28

Portion Of North Tryon Street Shuts Down After Driver Strikes Utility Poles - WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A portion of North Tryon Street is closed in both directions after a driver crashed into utility poles.The accident occurred between Matheson Avenue and Atando Avenue in east Charlotte.The road is expected to reopen around 1 p.m.


Woman bit by highly venomous copperhead snake

“I mean; it was the most excruciating pain I’ve ever been in in my life… It’s every description of pain aching throbbing, stinging, burning, shooting all at once,” said Ritter.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-05-23 04:53:00

The Driver Hit By A Dump Truck In An Apparent Road Rage Incident Has Died - WCCB Charlotte

Nash, the driver of the SUV, was hospitalized following the incident. Officials say he got out of his SUV with a gun during a road rage incident involving a dump truck.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-05-22 20:19:35

Local woman recovering after venomous snake bite

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As the temperatures continue to go up, so do snake sightings and potentially the money leaving your wallet.


CHARLOTTE COPPERHEAD BITE: Copperhead bites athlete ahead of rugby tournament

"As soon as I got them in, I took a step back and something stung me, it felt like a bee," Ritter said.

WSOC-TV - 2018-05-23 00:45:00

PANTHERS SALE: Panthers sale approved by NFL owners

"What's the name of the team? The Carolina Panthers. They will remain the Carolina Panthers," he answered.


Suspect wanted in high-speed chase that killed NC trooper taken into custody

Dakota Whitt, 22, of Elkin, was found by authorities around 3:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 23. He was taken into custody without incident.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-05-23 12:18:00

Suspect sought after woman is shot dead outside of uptown Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY)- The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is actively looking for the suspect who shot and killed a woman overnight just outside of uptown Charlotte.The deadly shooting occurred at 3:59 a.m. Monday, May 21 in the 900 block of North Tryon Street.Upon arrival, officers f