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Wake Forest student found dead after reported missing

The school says Bingrui (Zachary) Zhang, a rising junior biophysics major from Beijing, China was found unresponsive after a friend reported him missing to Wake Forest University police.

WXII 12 - 2018-06-20 21:37:00

Triad Police Investigating String of Robberies Targeting CVS, Other Stores

In the video, 3 masked men are seen entering the CVS on Hanes Mall Blvd. They are dressed in dark-colored hoodies and wearing gloves. They are also brandishing handguns and one is carrying a red bag. Moments after the men enter, one of them returns to the entrance to guard the door.

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-06-20 22:57:46

More than coincidence, Kernersville couple save drowning woman near Beaufort

A school teacher at Caleb’s Creek Elementary in Kernersville, Heather Robbins had spent the better part of the last week grieving the drowning death of a student, an angelic 7-year-old named Juwaan “Junior” Woodbury.

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-06-21 00:15:00

Episode On 'Investigation Discovery' Renews Interest In Search For Missing Kernersville Man

KERNERSVILLE, N.C. -- Martin Roberts, was 19 years old when he disappeared from Boone in 2016.The Kernersville native was living in Boone and going to community college.After more than two years misisng, Roberts' story was featured on an episode of the Investigation Discovery show, 'Disappeared.'It'

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-06-20 19:26:57

Man shoots, injures another man during attempted vehicle break-in in Winston-Salem, police say

Upon arrival, officers located a victim lying in the street, with an apparent gunshot wound to his back. Interviews with the victim and witnesses were done on scene prior to the victim being taken to a hospital.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-06-19 17:44:52

18-year-old found dead in Lexington

Victim was found behind a vacant house.LEXINGTON —Police say the body of an 18-year-old man was found behind a vacant house at 502 Tussey Street at around 3:00 a.m.Officers were initially called to the scene to investigate gunshots fired in the area.AdvertisementPolice say they determined that the s

WXII 12 - 2018-06-20 11:38:00

Greensboro Boy's Lemonade Stand Gets National Attention

GREENSBORO, N.C.-- A ten-year-old Triad boy sells refreshing lemonade, but what he gets back, is much sweeter.

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-06-20 03:52:08

Lexington man fatally shot Wednesday morning

While officers were searching the area, they found a man behind the vacant house of 502 Tussey St., police said. The man die from a gunshot.

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-06-20 11:36:00

High Point man charged with attempted murder in connection with home invasion

THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A High Point man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a home invasion in Thomasville, according to a press release.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-06-19 16:45:21

Winston-Salem strip club owner wants $4.7 million judgment thrown out in wrongful-death lawsuit

Buy NowEric Jermaine Pegues, 41, a club promoter and a community leader, was shot to death outside Paper Moon Gentlemen’s Club in 2016.Journal file photo

GREENSBORO.COM - 2018-06-19 17:44:00

Teen found shot to death behind vacant home in Lexington

LEXINGTON, N.C. — A teen was found shot to death behind a vacant home in Lexington early Wednesday morning.At about 3 a.m. Wednesday, Lexington police responded to the area of Raleigh Road and Tussey Street to further investigate an earlier report of the sound of gunshots.Officers received informati

MY FOX 8 - 2018-06-20 11:22:40

Greensboro Waffle House Open Again After Woman Drove Car Into Building

Kaitlyn Kennedy, 24, of Belews Creek, NC was charged with DWI, Careless and Reckless Driving and Driving with a Revoked License. Kennedy was accused of hitting a man, Derrick Anderson, with her car and then crashing into the Waffle House.

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-06-20 00:05:02

Vehicle goes up in flames at Greensboro Burger King

Photo GalleryGREENSBORO, N.C. — An SUV went up in flames outside a Burger King in Greensboro on Tuesday.The fire happened at the Burger King on South Holden Road around 6 p.m.No injuries were reported.Investigators don’t think the fire was suspicious and believe a mechanical is problem is to blame.T

MY FOX 8 - 2018-06-20 01:42:17

Man Crashes Car Into Mattress Factory Store In High Point

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- A man crashed his car into a store Tuesday afternoon in High Point.Police said the man drove into the Mattress Factory Store off Penny Road in High Point. Investigators said the man had a medical emergency behind the wheel while driving into the store. He was taken to a hospital

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2018-06-19 20:49:55

Road between 2 Winston-Salem schools closed for safety improvements

Katie Butler, who has a son attending Wiley Middle School in the fall, is no stranger to the congestion that plagues that dangerous stretch.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-06-19 23:04:56

Silver Alert Out For 21-Year-Old Greensboro Man

GREENSBORO, NC (WFMY) - Greensboro police are looking for a missing 21-year-old.Saquan Waddell is believed to have dementia or some other cognitive impairment. Waddell was last seen at North Wind apartments on Lees Chapel Road in Greensboro. A Silver Alert has been issued.Anyone with information abo


Police officer helps hawk injured after it struck vehicle's windshield on Reynolda Road

Winston-Salem police Officer Jenny Britter helped save an injured hawk on Monday morning. The bird, which flew into a vehicle's windshield, was taken to an emergency vet for treatment.Winston-Salem Police Department

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-06-19 20:36:00

Man killed in High Point after his car slammed into brick wall, caught fire

HIGH POINT, N.C — A man was killed after the car he was driving crashed into a brick wall in High Point, according to a press release.


High Point man dies from single-vehicle wreck injuries

According to police, Byron Oneal Slade, 29, of 2100 Aileen Court, Apt. E, around 9:40 p.m. on Thursday, was traveling northbound on Deep River Road at an excessive speed and attempted to turn left onto Suffolk Avenue.


Mother of man killed in Greensboro double homicide speaks out

“We basically heard he was dead,” said Eric’s aunt, Shawnia Harris. “It was him, he was dead … and that’s how we found — out on Facebook”.