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Two 'persons of interest' sought in deadly IHOP shooting

HICKORY, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - The Hickory Police Department is actively searching for two men who they say shot and killed another man in the parking lot of an IHOP late Monday night. The deadly shooting occurred at 11:56 p.m. Monday, Jan. 15 at the IHOP located at 2415 Hwy 70 SE. Upon arrival, poli

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-01-16 17:45:00

Charlotte deputy killed during domestic-related shooting, sheriff says

A Mecklenburg County sheriff's deputy was found shot to death in a Charlotte home Monday, the sheriff's office reports. According to WSOC, James Hawkins was shot to death on Ashley Meadow Drive in a domestic-related shooting, and his wife Rataba, who is also a deputy, is part of the investigation. Y

ABC11.COM - 2018-01-16 10:55:46

TRACKING: Winter storm warning in effect for viewing area

Lancaster resident prepare for winter weather The forecast is still on track for snow accumulations in about every neighborhood in the Charlotte area. The snow will start to fall overnight into Wednesday. The timing has slid a few more hours, so the snow won't begin in the mountains until after dark

WSOC-TV - 2018-01-17 03:51:32

Officer-involved shooting in York County under investigation

It is unclear whether anyone was injured in an officer-involved shooting in York County Tuesday morning. There is an active crime scene unfolding near the intersection of South Paraham Road at Charlotte Highway in York. Multiple sheriff deputies, Emergency Medical Services and fire officials are on

WBTV - 2018-01-16 09:23:14

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 chase in west Charlotte leads to arrest of suspects in st - | WBTV Charlotte

Officers arrested occupants of a stolen vehicle after a pursuit in west Charlotte Monday afternoon. Around 4:30 p.m. officers located a stolen vehicle near Remount Road and attempted to conduct a traffic stop. The driver refused to stop and fled from the scene. A pursuit of the vehicle occurred prio

WBTV - 2018-01-15 21:52:21

'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

Memphis man ran into Kroger with loaded gun after drug bust in parking lot, police say

Three men are facing felony drug charges after they allegedly tried to sell a large amount of heroin to an undercover officer at a Memphis Kroger. Dercedes Dockins, Zacharia Mitchell, and Keith Yates are charged with manufacturing/delivering/selling a controlled substance. Yates and Mitchell are als

FOX13MEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-16 14:00:32

Employers can legally fire you for not coming to work in bad weather

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Many people have been asking whether or not your employer can penalize, or even fire you, for not coming to work when road conditions are bad. "In a nutshell for simplicity, yes. However, a reasonable employer certainly wouldn't do that. They would make reasonable accommodations

WTXL.COM - 2018-01-16 15:44:00

Milk for the masses: Prairie Farms bottles more when snow is forecast

Groceries replenished their milk shelves on Tuesday in the wake of Monday stampedes started by the winter storm warning. The Memphis-based Prairie Farms milk plant on Monday had ramped up production by about a third like it does every time snow or ice is forecast, general manager Jim Turner said Tue

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2018-01-16 20:17:03

City Of Memphis Garbage Pickup Changes Following Winter Weather

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) - The City of Memphis says garbage pick-up is changing for the next few days as services get back on track following the recent MLK holiday and winter weather. From the City of Memphis: The recent winter weather and the three-day Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weeke

LOCALMEMPHIS.COM - 2018-01-16 17:42:23

MPD: Trio sells large amount of heroin to undercover cop at Kroger

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A large amount of heroin, felons toting guns and a police chase. The Memphis Police Department said it all happened at Kroger in Whitehaven in the middle of the afternoon. It all started Thursday, Jan. 11 around 3:30 p.m. when police said three men sold an undercover officer a large

WREG - 2018-01-15 23:49:11

Dispatches from a Memphis snow bunker

Friday: We knew it was going to happen. We just didn't know when. My family and I had been watching the weather for days, but we still couldn't nail down exactly when the snow would come. 3 a.m.? 6 a.m.? All anyone knew was that it was imminent. For hours on Thursday night we looked on in silence,

MEMPHIS COMMERCIAL APPEAL - 2018-01-16 16:23:00

Women arrested, charged in Southaven homicide

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. - The Southaven Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 2800 block of Pinnacle Drive. Officers responded to the scene Sunday, Jan. 13 around 11:00 p.m. An initial investigation led to the arrest of 54-year-old Deborah Jean Carroll. She has been charged with murder and i

WREG

Pass It On: A woman's paralyzed son receives help

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - A Memphis woman needs help for her son. He was paralyzed in a shooting back in 2011. Times are tough, and his single mom is having a tough time making ends meet. But this story as a twist. WREG is here to "Pass It On." Antonio Carruthers was actually injured in a shooting back in 20

WREG - 2018-01-17 04:04:18

OKC will benefit from full use of police body cams

THE fatal shootings last year of Dustin Pigeon and Magdiel Sanchez underscore the potential value of police body cameras and the importance of getting Oklahoma City's officers outfitted with these devices as soon as possible. It was expected, when the city council approved the police department's re

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-01-17 06:00:00

Crews battling fire at strip mall in southwest Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - Fire crews are battling a fire at a strip mall in southwest Oklahoma City Tuesday night. Crews responded to the area of S.W. 59th and Penn Ave. The fire has been upgraded to a 3rd-alarm fire. It is unknown if anyone is injured. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

KFOR - 2018-01-17 03:03:29

One person stabbed in northwest Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - One person was stabbed in northwest Oklahoma City Tuesday night. Police responded near N. Penn. Ave. and W. Hefner Rd. One person was stabbed. Police say they are in serious condition. Right now, there is not a suspect description. Filed in:News Topics:Breaking News, Developing News

KFOR - 2018-01-17 04:49:58

"Brain stems don't recover," OKC musician defies odds to reverse stroke damage

OKLAHOMA CITY - Matthew Mattocks celebrated his 30th birthday in silence. He was living in a rehabilitation hospital and could only muster a few words. On July 6, 2016, Matthew had one of the worst kinds of strokes, complete oxygen deprivation in his brain stem. Life isn't fair. There's just no expl

KFOR - 2018-01-16 13:07:17