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Missing Concord woman found dead in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- A missing Concord woman was found dead Sunday in Charlotte.Police believe 25-year-old Taylor Renee Medley took her own life near Keaton Avenue.Medley was reported missing last week from Concord, but was last seen near the intersection of Harrington Woods Road and Keaton Avenue in Ch

WSOC-TV - 2018-06-17 22:32:47

4 injured in west Charlotte shooting

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in west Charlotte on Father's Day.The shooting happened at around 2:37 a.m. in the 3200 block of Queen City Drive.According to police, the shooting left four people injured. One has life-threatening injuries. Three

WCNC - 2018-06-17 11:02:01

CMPD: 4 people shot in west Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (FOX 46 WJZY)- Four people were shot in west Charlotte early Sunday, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-06-17 15:58:00

Once again, flights coming into Charlotte Douglas airport delayed

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- All inbound flights to Charlotte Douglas airport are being held at their origin until Sunday at 4 p.m,according to Flightaware.

WCNC - 2018-06-17 17:54:25

Police Officer Shot In Back While On Foot Patrol In Statesville - WCCB Charlotte

STATESVILLE, N.C. — A police officer was shot in the back while patrolling a neighborhood in Statesville Friday night.On Friday June 15th at about 11 p.m., officer Tyler Horn was shot once in the back while patrolling the area near Raleigh Avenue and Fifth Street on foot.Horn was taken to Iredell

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-06-17 14:44:57

NC radio station worker killed in motorcycle crash

Several people including Charlotte Entercom station, News 1110/99.3 WBT, tweeted Sunday about Richie's death. Richie was an Entercom employee.

CBS17.COM - 2018-06-17 23:00:15

CMPD Has Located Person Of Interest In Connection To Uptown Shooting; Victim Identified - WCCB Charlotte

The Latest:The victim has been identified as 37-year-old Wayne Carrothers. According to the CMPD he remains in serious condition at Carolinas Medical Center.Original Story:CHARLOTTE, NC — CMPD says they are speaking with a person of interest in connection to Friday’s shooting near Uptown.The shooti

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-06-16 15:46:30

YADKIN COUNTY TROOPER KILLED: Fiancee of NC trooper killed in Yadkin County chase thankful for support

The fiancée of North Carolina Highway Patrol Trooper Samuel Bullard, 24, who was killed last month after a crash during a chase on I-77 in Yadkin County, is speaking about the loss.

WSOC-TV - 2018-06-17 21:55:02

Man killed in Chesterfield crash

Patrol officers report the man, 66-year-old Billy Lee Jenkins, was killed when his 2006 Chevy pickup truck lost control, ran off the road and overturned on Angelus Road.

WCNC - 2018-06-16 15:38:16

Gaston County Man Wins $10 Million On $30 Scratch Off Ticket - WCCB Charlotte

“When my five-year-old found out I won, he asked if I would buy him a Ferrari,” Smith said with a laugh. “I’ll buy him a toy one and get him something better. I plan to set up a trust fund for each of my three children to make sure they’re taken care of.”


I-77 TOLL LANE PROJECT: Governor meets in Charlotte to discuss potential outcomes of I-77 toll lane project

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- Drivers frustrated with the I-77 tolls project saw a glimmer of hope as state lawmakers pushed a bill to help cancel the contract, but Friday that hope was taken away.


Flaming Hot Father's Day Week. - WCCB Charlotte

Think indoors as you plan for Father’s Day. Temps start to climb Sunday, and there’s a slight chance for afternoon showers or storms. From there, it just gets hotter. Highs for the week run in the mid 90s, and with the heat index, it’s going to feel like the triple digits. Afternoon chances for show

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-06-16 22:33:13

DRUG RAIDS: Pile of powerful pills found on Rock Hill street possibly linked to massive drug raids

ROCK HILL, S.C.- The U.S. Attorney for South Carolina said the investigation that led to a large-scale drug ring bust Wednesday stretched back to November of 2016. However, York County drug officers told Channel 9, before the feds got involved, they were putting the pieces together in a large opioid


Restaurant owner wins $10M playing NC Lottery, calls wife to drive him home

RALEIGH, N.C. (WFMY) -- A restaurant owner In Gaston County is now $10 million dollars richer. It all happened on Tuesday as Howard Smith III of Belmont, NC was running errands.

WCNC - 2018-06-16 23:23:48

UPTOWN SHOOTING: One person rushed to hospital after shooting in uptown Charlotte

ofCHARLOTTE, N.C.- Police confirmed one person was shot in uptown Charlotte Friday afternoon.Medic said that victim was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries from the scene on West 1st Street. This is not far from Frazier Park.Channel 9 has a crew on the scene and is working to find out what


STRANDED AMERICAN AIRLINES PASSENGERS at CHARLOTTE AIRPORT: Hundreds stranded at Charlotte airport because of technical issue

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- American Airlines and PSA Airlines announced flights would resume at noon, but the ripple effect from the initial cancellations still remain a problem with dozens of canceled flights. This comes after AA canceled hundreds of flights due to a technical issue.


Gaston County restaurant owner wins $10 million

"When my five-year-old found out I won, he asked if I would buy him a Ferrari," Smith said with a laugh. "I'll buy him a toy one and get him something better. I plan to set up a trust fund for each of my three children to make sure they're taken care of."


3-year-old found alone crying at Fort Mill park. His daycare bus left without him

A 3-year-old boy was reportedly left unattended at a Fort Mill park for two hours on Thursday by a daycare worker, according to Fort Mill Police.He was later reunited, unharmed, with his parents, police said.Deana Vinson of Edgemoor, who was at Steele Street Park with her daughter-in-law and six gra


CHESTER MURDERER RESENTENCED: Man convicted of double homicide at 16 resentenced to life without parole

Breaking -Chester man sentenced to life in prison for a 1988 Double murder when he was 16, has been sentenced again to life without parole. Theodore Harrison had to be resentenced due to a Supreme Court decision barring juveniles from getting life sentences.pic.twitter.com/vMClzTku1v— Greg Suskin (@


Hot Father's Day Weekend - WCCB Charlotte

A big weekend brings a big bump in temperatures. Father’s Day comes with a slight chance for afternoon and evening storms, but more importantly heat indices nearing the triple digits. We’ll roll into Monday with climbing highs. Temps reach the mid 90s for most of the week, and heat indices soar past

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-06-16 13:54:46