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'He loved God, his family and the Lumberton Police Department:' Wife of officer killed on I-95 talks about her husband

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WTVD) -- A Lumberton police officer died after being struck by a car while investigating a crash on I-95 early Saturday morning. Just after 6 a.m., Officer Jason Quick was dispatched to a traffic accident on I-95 Northbound near Exit 22.

ABC11.COM - 2018-12-16 00:09:16

Police: Lumberton woman missing since Oct. found alive and well

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WNCN) - A Lumberton woman last seen Oct. 9 was found alive and well Thursday in Fayetteville, police said. Brittany Nicole Lowery, 28, was last seen walking out of Southeastern Regional Medical Center at 300 W. 27th St. in Lumberton on Oct. 9.

CBS17 - 2018-12-14 12:41:00

Lumberton man guilty in Monkey Junction murder

WILMINGTON -- A Lumberton man was found guilty Thursday of first-degree murder for the 2017 killing of a woman in Monkey Junction. William Patrick Bernicki, 50, was accused of shooting and killing Brittany Ann Fullwood, 34, in 2017 inside her home at 5229 Woods Edge Drive. In addition to murder, he

STAR NEWS ONLINE - 2018-12-13 20:46:00

Lumberton man sentenced to life in prison for woman's shooting death

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The man accused of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a Wilmington woman last April was found guilty on all charges Thursday and sentenced to life in prison without parole.

CBS17 - 2018-12-13 22:04:00

DA: Evidence on NC kidnapper fell through the cracks

LUMBERTON, NC (WCBD) - A North Carolina district attorney now says important evidence that could have saved 13-year-old Hania Aguilar fell through the cracks. Aguilar was kidnapped from the front yard of her Lumberton, North Carolina home last month. It was later revealed the teen has been raped and

COUNTON2.COM - 2018-12-14 17:41:00

Body found in Lumberton identified as Alabama man, 54

LUMBERTON, N.C. — Authorities say a body found in North Carolina earlier this month is that of an Alabama man. Citing a Robeson County Sheriff's Office release, The Fayetteville Observer reported Wednesday that the body found on a Lumberton road running parallel to Interstate 95 on Dec. 3 is 54-year

WRAL - 2018-12-13 11:23:00

NC WFO WILMINGTON Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO WILMINGTON Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Wednesday, December 12, 2018. ...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers... Cape Fear At William O Huske Lock And Dam 3 affecting Bladen County NC.

WBTW.COM - 2018-12-11 13:56:00

Slain North Carolina teen ‘might be alive’ if authorities hadn’t overlooked evidence from 2016 case, prosecutor says

LUMBERTON, N.C. — The kidnapping and killing of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar may have been prevented if authorities had properly handled DNA evidence from a separate case last year, a North Carolina prosecutor said.

MY FOX 8 - 2018-12-13 12:44:58

Graham’s dental records to be matched with skeletal find

LUMBERTON — When Sheriff Burnis Wilkins saw the skeletal remains of a person that were found this week, his first thought was of Sara Nicole Graham. Graham was 18 years old when she went missing on Feb. 4, 2015, and has not been seen since. She wore braces, as did the person whose body was found Tue

ROBESONIAN - 2018-12-14 23:35:00

DOT listens, redesigns plan

LUMBERTON — After a second look at its plan to ease traffic congestion on Lumberton’s busiest street, the North Carolina Department of Transportation agreed recently to some modifications, according to an email from a department spokesman.

ROBESONIAN - 2018-12-15 11:28:00

Lumberton police officer fatally struck while investigating crash

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WTVD) -- A Lumberton police officer has died after being struck by a car while investigating a crash on I-95 early Saturday morning. Just after 6 a.m., Officer Jason Quick was dispatched to a traffic accident on I-95 Northbound near Exit 22.

ABC11.COM - 2018-12-15 17:16:32

City officer struck, killed on I-95

LUMBERTON — A Lumberton police officer is dead after he was struck by a vehicle while working an accident scene, The Robesonian has learned. The accident was on Interstate 95.

ROBESONIAN - 2018-12-15 13:28:00

Dental records may determine if remains belong to former Robeson County deputy's missing daughter

Robeson County, N.C. — Authorities are looking to dental records to determine if skeletal remains found Tuesday in Robeson County belong to a former deputy’s missing daughter.

WRAL - 2018-12-14 02:05:07

What happened? Lumberton reacts to McLellan rape kit flub

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WPDE) — Experts say there are more than 15,000 untested rape kits in North Carolina, a problem which investigators say is to blame for 13-year-old Hania Aguilar's death last month.

WPDE.COM - 2018-12-13 09:56:28

Body found in Robeson County identified as Alabama man, 54

LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say a body found in North Carolina earlier this month is that of an Alabama man. Citing a Robeson County Sheriff's Office release, The Fayetteville Observer reported Wednesday that the body found on a Lumberton road running parallel to Interstate 95 on Dec. 3 is 54

WBTW.COM - 2018-12-13 15:38:00

Body found in North Carolina identified as Alabama man, 54

LUMBERTON, N.C. — Authorities say a body found in North Carolina earlier this month is that of an Alabama man. Citing a Robeson County Sheriff's Office release, The Fayetteville Observer reported Wednesday that the body found on a Lumberton road running parallel to Interstate 95 on Dec. 3 is 54-year

WRAL - 2018-12-13 11:23:16

Man charged with kidnapping, killing Hania Aguilar appears in court

LUMBERTON, N.C. (WNCN) - The man charged with kidnapping, raping and murdering 13-year-old Lumberton girl Hania Aguilar made his first in Robeson County court Monday morning. Michael Ray McLellan, 34, is facing 10 felony charges in connection with Aguilar's death.

WJBF.COM - 2018-12-11 13:51:00

The North Carolina Election Fraud Scandal Keeps Getting Worse

The midterms were a month and a half ago, but the fight’s not over in North Carolina, where Republican House candidate Mark Harris’ 9th District election campaign is under investigation over allegations that an aide kept absentee ballots from being returned. Harris beat his opponent, Democrat Dan Mc

SPLINTER - 2018-12-14 13:24:00

Robeson County man arrested after shooting at deputies during standoff

PEMBROKE, N.C. (WNCN) - A Robeson County man barricaded himself in his mobile home and shot at officers attempting to serve him warrants, according to a news release from the sheriff's office.

CBS17 - 2018-12-13 04:04:00

Heavy rains, flash flooding, in forecast

LUMBERTON — As many as 5 inches of rain could fall on Robeson County by Sunday afternoon and that has all eyes on the Lumber River, which already is well above its 13-foot flood stage.

ROBESONIAN - 2018-12-14 01:19:00