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Chapel Hill Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested

A Durham man has been arrested in connection with a Chapel Hill bank robbery last week. Police records show that 28-year-old Brandon Deshon China has been charged with six felony counts and was arrested on Friday, March 16. He is charged in connection with the robbery at the SunTrust Bank on West Fr

CHAPELBORO.COM - 2018-03-19 12:11:58

Siler City man wins $250K lottery prize

Siler City, N.C. - A man from a small town won a big prize last week after he bought a $5 lottery ticket from a gas station in Siler City. Luis Arellano bought the ticket at the Rite Stop on East 11th Street. His winnings from the 20X The Cash scratch-off game got him $250,000. Arellano claimed his

WRAL - 2018-03-19 13:52:35

Gunshot fired outside Hanes Mall as bail bond agents tried to take a man into custody

Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - A gunshot was fired in the parking lot of Hanes Mall on Saturday as bail bond agents tried to take a man into custody. Police were called to the mall at 3320 Silas Creek Pkwy. shortly before 7:30 p.m. in reference to a gunshot, according to a police

MY FOX 8 - 2018-03-18 13:29:05

Cousins open 'escape room' and Burlington's first public VR studio

Tim Allen and Kagney Colbert-Carr are cousins from the mountains of Murphy, but school and work brought them to the Piedmont. And they found that there wasn't a whole lot for younger people to do in Burlington, so they opened Four 46 games at 713 Floyd St. It's Alamance County's newest "escape room,

TIMES-NEWS - 2018-03-18 18:13:00

Durham Police seek suspect in Family Dollar armed robbery

Police said a man entered the store shortly after 3:30 p.m., took a drink to the checkout counter and told the clerk he needed money. When the clerk did not immediately respond, the man pulled up his hoodie to show the clerk a gun in his waistband. The man fled with an unknown amount of money. No on

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-19 21:13:34

Police searching for bearded man in Durham robbery

Durham, N.C. - Durham police are searching for the man who robbed a Family Dollar store Sunday afternoon. Authorities said a man entered the store at 900 Bacon St. at about 3:30 p.m. and told the clerk he needed money as he brought a drink to the counter. When the clerk did not respond, the man disp

WRAL - 2018-03-19 21:06:17

News / North Carolina Charter Schools and the Resegregation of North Carolina Schools

This post is excerpted from the INDY's morning newsletter, Primer. To read this morning's edition in full, click here. To get all the day's local and national headlines and insights delivered straight to your inbox, sign up here. According to a new report from the NC Justice Center's Kris Nordstrom,

INDY WEEK - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Man arrested in Graham bank robberies

GRAHAM - Police arrested a man Friday connected in two robberies and an attempted robbery. Raymon Jermaine Martin is charged with two counts of common law robbery and one count of attempted common law robbery, according to a Graham police news release. He is being held on $100,000 bail at the Alaman


King Cobra to make Piedmont Triad home

Photo credit: Mike Easter at Scales and Tales in Ohio King Cobra will become part of the permanent exhibit at the Kernersville Reptile Center and Zoo before the end of March. KERNERSVILLE - The public soon will get a chance to see a king cobra, the world's longest venomous snake, on permanent displ


2 people seriously hurt after truck crosses center line, crashes head-on into car in Greensboro

The 1500 block of Pleasant Ridge Road in Greensboro (Google Maps) GREENSBORO, N.C. - Police said two people were seriously hurt after a driver in Greensboro crossed the center line and crashed into another vehicle head-on. A 1996 Chevrolet S-10 truck driven by a 47-year-old Colfax man crossed the ce


Police arrest man accused of robbing banks in Graham

(Surveillance image) GRAHAM, N.C. - A man accused of robbing banks in Graham has been arrested, according to Graham police. Raymon Jermaine Martin, 34, of Graham, has been charged with two counts of common law robbery and one count of attempted common law robbery. The suspect faces charges for his


Graham couple charged in car break-ins

The Alamance County Sheriff's Office says it has solved a series of car break-ins in southern Alamance County and arrested two people responsible. Thomas Levi Williamson, 33, and Mary Amber Twig, 35, of 507-B Kernodle Drive, Graham, were arrested Wednesday, March 14. The couple sold some stolen item


Graham man charged with bank, store robberies

A suspect is in custody in the robberies of a bank, a credit union and a convenience store in Graham. Raymon Jermaine Martin, 34, of 411 E. Hill St., Graham, was arrested Friday night, March 16, and charged with robbing Premiere Federal Credit Union, 306 N. Main St., BB&T, 220 S. Main St., and Stop


Defense, prosecution rest in Burlington man's murder trial

Naijii Boyd is on trial for 2016 Gaston County slaying A jury could decide Monday whether a Burlington man is guilty of murder in a 2016 shooting in Gaston County. On Friday, prosecutors rested their case against Naijii Boyd, who is charged with first-degree murder, five counts of kidnapping and rel


Suspect arrested in three Graham robberies

A man accused of robbing two banks and a convenience store in Alamance County is in jail, police said. Detectives and officers with the Graham Police Department arrested Raymon Jermaine Martin, 34, on Friday evening. He's charged with two counts of common law robbery and one count of attempted commo


Students speak on school walkouts to end gun violence

As a high school student, being scared to go to school everyday is not something I ever imagined I would experience. Seeing another teenager kill 17 people who could have easily been one of my peers has opened my eyes to seeing the need for legitimate mental health tests along with frequent backgrou


Bridge beam falls off tractor-trailer, causes Greensboro intersection to shutdown

Mike MurraySOURCE: Mike Murray Updated: 1:33 PM EDT Mar 16, 2018 A tractor-trailer is blocking the entire intersection of Battleground Avenue at New Garden Road. The accident happened around 1:20 p.m. The load on a tractor-trailer, carrying a bridge beam, shifted, causing the blockage. Both northb


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


A look inside what will be Burlington's largest new apartment complex downtown

BURLINGTON, N.C. -- It used to be a hub, but over the years Burlington's May Hosiery Mill has been forgotten and left to collect dust as the city carried on past it's textile roots. In a couple of months, that building will be bustling with activity once more. "Historic re-use is really our bread an


96-year-old Hillsborough man targeted by masked men in home invasion

Two men are wanted following a home-invasion robbery targeting a 96-year-old man. One of the men was identified as Raymond Earl Dixon of Hillsborough and a warrant for his arrest has been issued, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. The other suspect was not named. The home invasion happ