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'Brotherhood' of tears and badges. Cops react to 4 officers shot in York Co.

York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson, all 6 feet, 3 inches, walked tall into a room to tell everyone at a news conference Tuesday that four officers had been shot in an ambush. His face was intense. His eyes downcast. But he did not yield to emotions. York Police Chief Andy Robinson also walked into th

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2018-01-17 01:44:00

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools closed Wednesday ahead of potential snow

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has announced, via Twitter, that it will be closed for students Wednesday ahead of winter weather in the Charlotte area. "Forecasters are expecting a winter storm to impact the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area starting this evening and continuing into the early morning hours,

WBTV - 2018-01-16 22:48:57

Man found dead beneath Salisbury bridge may have froze to death

SALISBURY, N.C. - Police told Channel 9 that subfreezing temperatures may have contributed to the death of a man found under a bridge in Salisbury early Monday morning. Officials said 74-year-old Robert Doyle was found around 8:30 a.m. beneath the bridge in the 600 block of Statesville Boulevard, ne

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-16 16:28:20

Woman rescued in Kannapolis house fire

WBTV graphic A woman was rescued in a Kannapolis house fire Monday morning. Officials say firefighters were called to a house fire in the 1000 block of Venus Street where they saw smoke and flames. A resident told firefighters that someone was trapped inside. "Crews entered the home, located the w

WBTV - 2018-01-15 21:03:24

Four York County Officers Shot After Being Ambushed During Domestic Assault Call

YORK COUNTY, S.C. - Three York County Sheriff's deputies and one York Police officer were shot overnight after responding to a domestic violence call. CMPD was called in to assist in the incident. Officials say at least three of the deputies involved are being treated at a hospital in Charlotte. Two

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:00:29

Police asking for help locating missing Charlotte woman

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are asking for the public's assistance locating a missing woman. Wanda Brown was last seen leaving her home Tuesday afternoon around 1:45 p.m. Officials say she suffers from cognitive issues and there is concern for her safety. Brown was last seen wearing a grey hooded

WBTV - 2018-01-16 21:46:58

County Opens Emergency Homeless Shelter At Grady Cole Center

Mecklenburg County will open an emergency shelter for the homeless at the Grady Cole Center on Kings Drive for the next couple of days as winter weather returns to the Charlotte area. The shelter is scheduled to be open from 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through noon on Thursday. There's a chance of snow and a

WFAE.ORG - 2018-01-16 22:20:06

Kannapolis offers Citizen Police Academy

KANNAPOLIS - The Kannapolis Police Department is once again offering its Citizen Police Academy. If you are interested in serving as a volunteer with the department or would just like to know more about how the department functions, you will want to sign up for this academy. The academy classes are

SALISBURY POST - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Corrections officials say inmate appears to have killed self

SUMMERVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Corrections officials say they're investigating the death of a Georgia inmate who they say appears to have killed himself. The Georgia Department of Corrections said in a news release Tuesday that inmate Cecil Williams was found unresponsive in his cell at Hays State Prison i

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:09:06

Georgia prepared for snow, dusting

DALTON, Ga. - A dusting of flurries turned into full-fledged flakes after the temperatures started falling in the northwest Georgia town of Dalton Tuesday afternoon. By Tuesday afternoon, a light blanket of snow covered the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, leaving some folks wondering what the

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-01-17 03:48:00

Double Murder Suspect Booked Into Bartow County Jail

Humberto Lobo Reneaud is accused of killing Seth Martin, 22, and Angelica Fischer, 21, who was pregnant at the time of the July 2016 deaths. ACWORTH, GA - A Cobb County man wanted in connection to the murders of a Bartow County couple and their unborn child has been booked into the Bartow County Jai

PATCH - 2018-01-16 19:03:58

Rome Man Faces Two Burglary Charges

Christopher Allen Rich, 43 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said he burglarized two homes on Shorter Avenue January 3rd. Reports said that he stole numerous items from the homes, as well as consumed illegal methamphetamine while inside. Police stated that one of the homes belonged to a 7

COOSAVALLEYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 13:46:35

Gospel music legend Robert Stevenson dies at 87

Rome lost a giant in the gospel music industry Monday when Robert L. Stevenson, 87, lost a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Stevenson hosted weekly gospel music shows on radio for 52 years before falling ill just before Christmas. Stevenson was the host of Gospel Time for close to 35 years, then

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 00:45:00

Georgia hospitals with visitation restrictions; no kids under 13

ROME, Ga. - Several hospitals across the U.S. have implemented visitation restrictions in light of the deadly flu virus sweeping the nation. So far, three north Georgia hospitals have implemented this restriction. Redmond Regional in Rome, Georgia stated: "due to the increase in influenza cases both

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 15:12:00

Cartersville man seriously injures 2 in Rome

A Cartersville man allegedly was driving drunk, fled from police and seriously injured two people when his car hit a power pole Saturday morning inRome. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Harkirat Singh, 25, of ColonialCourt inCartersville, was arrested and charged with several driving offenses.

DAILY TRIBUNE NEWS - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

13 Victims Rescued In Perris Were Tortured For 'Prolonged Period'

RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA -- The 13 Riverside County siblings who were rescued this weekend, some found bound and padlocked, are in stable condition after being abused for a "prolonged period of time," officials said at a Tuesday press conference. At least three of the children were found chained to furn

PATCH - 2018-01-16 15:55:31

3 men on the run after violent Hillsborough Co. home invasion

WIMAUMA, Fla. - The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is looking for three men who invaded and stole money from a mobile home. Around 5 a.m. Tuesday, three men broke into the home on Delia Street near North Street, the sheriff's office said. A robber hit one of home's two residents on the head wi

10NEWS - 2018-01-16 13:16:46

Fatal fire appears to have been accidental, investigators say

The residential fire that killed one person in Nokomis on Monday appears to have been accidental, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office. At about 5:30 p.m. Monday, the Sarasota County and Nokomis fire departments responded to a report of a fire in the 700 block of Florence Street in Nok

BRADENTON HERALD - 2018-01-16 22:25:00

North Port man charged with murder, also charged with 2015 gun incident

NORTH PORT - A North Port man has been charged with murder and other felony charges in connection with the death of a 19-year-old man that was shot during a home invasion last week. Dontae Lamar Stanley Jr., 21, is believed to be one of two masked men who entered a home in the 8100 block of Chico Av

HERALD TRIBUNE - 2018-01-15 21:54:11

Arrest made in North Port killing

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla. - North Port Police have arrested a man they say was involved in the shooting death of a man, and investigators say there is still someone on the loose. When this story broke last week, police told Fox 4 they were looking for two masked gunmen. We don't know if that number has

FOX4NOW.COM - 2018-01-16 14:33:37