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Criminals cloning cards to steal your cash

Burglars are becoming as brazen as the holiday season is bright. The Monroe Police Department shared several photos of suspects they say have been using cloned debit cards to withdraw money from ATMs. Police said they've been seen driving an early 2000s Toyota Sienna minivan with a maroon hood.

WCNC - 2018-12-15 02:45:00

Monroe mother ticketed after swerving for a deer, crashing

MONROE, North Carolina — State driving guidelines warn drivers not to swerve when a deer enters the roadway. But in the heat of the moment, Ali Little said it was all she could think to do.

WCNC - 2018-12-13 04:37:00

Religion calendar, Saturday, Dec. 15

Ardmore Baptist Church, 501 Miller St., will have services at 8:15 and 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Mike Queen’s sermon will be “Mother of a Revolutionary.” Bible study is at 9:30 a.m. The adult and youth choirs, handbell choirs, and string ensemble will perform “Child in the Manger,” a celebration of

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2018-12-15 05:15:00

One person killed in early morning I-485 accident

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person has been killed in an accident that took place on the I-485 inner loop around 5:00 a.m. The accident occurred between South Blvd. and I-77 near exit 67.

WBTV - 2018-12-15 14:11:00

Child sex assault suspect wanted in Union County

UNION COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - A man wanted on multiple counts of statutory rape of a child and multiple counts of indecent liberties with a child is being sought in Union County. Daran Marte Wingo, 31, was last living in the Indian Trail area, according to deputies.

WBTV - 2018-12-14 14:14:00

Channel 9 uncovers questionable spending of taxpayers' money by 2 Monroe leaders

MONROE, N.C. - A Channel 9 investigation uncovered questionable spending by Monroe city council members. Eyewitness News anchor Liz Foster got hundreds of pages of expense reports by the mayor and city council members over the past 13 months, in a records request.

WSOC-TV - 2018-12-11 23:13:05

This Santa will Facetime your kids

MONROE, NC (WBTV) - He sees you when you’re sleeping. He knows when you’re awake. And he knows when it might be a good time for a Facetime call. “Over 1,800 years Santa Claus has been around,” this Monroe Santa says. “There has been lots of change.”

WBTV - 2018-12-13 04:51:00

What's happening - community calendar

CONCITY presents the 2nd Annual Logan’s Lit Christmas Parade starting at 1:30 p.m. Parade starts at Chestnut and Lincoln Street from Lincoln Street to Park View and ends in Caldwell Park. For participant, volunteer, sponsor information, call 704-792-5200 or 704-712-1610.

INDEPENDENT TRIBUNE - 2018-12-14 15:55:00

HAVE YOU SEEN HIM? Man wanted for multiple counts of statutory rape of a child was last living in Indian Trail

UNION COUNTY, North Carolina — The Union County Sheriff's Office is currently searching for 31-year-old Daran Marte Wingo. Deputies report several arrest warrants have been issued against Wingo, charging him with multiple counts of statutory rape of a child by an adult and multiple counts of indecen

WCNC - 2018-12-14 14:46:00

Monroe Road shut down after car strikes tree

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Monroe Road is shut down at Painter Place after a stolen vehicle struck a tree ejecting the driver. The driver, who sustained non-life threatening injuries was transported to CMC-Main by Medic.

WCNC - 2018-12-10 10:49:00

Indian Land fire chief charged in York County prostitution bust near Carowinds

The chief of the Indian Land Fire Department in Lancaster County was arrested Friday in a prostitution sting at a York County motel near Carowinds, officials said. Thomas Wayne Pickard, 52, who also works full time for Lancaster County’s fire service, is charged with first-offense prostitution, acco

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-12-14 17:03:00

Report: Panthers could make move to South Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - Will the Carolina Panthers make a move to South Carolina?. A report by the Post and Courier newspaper says the Panthers could soon sign a deal to move their headquarters and practice facilities over the state line and into York County.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-12-14 00:35:00

1 taken to the hospital after car crashes into tree in SE Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - One person has been transported to the hospital after a vehicle crashed into a tree early Monday morning in southeast Charlotte, police said.

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-12-10 10:37:00

Cam Newton: 'Disrespectful' gift of a broom extra motivation to beat Saints

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said the broom hanging in his locker, something that was "gifted'' to him last season after the Saints swept three games against their NFC South rival, is motivation for Monday's night's game against New Orleans.

ESPN - 2018-12-14 03:51:30

Mint Hill Police searching for package thief

MINT HILL, N.C. — Mint Hill Police are asking for your help in finding a person accused of stealing packages off someone's porch. The footage shared is from a home on Old Brassle Drive in the Olde Sycamore subdivision.

WCNC - 2018-12-14 03:54:00

Huge fire erupts on North Carolina highway after tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gas crashes

A large tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gasoline reportedly hit an icy part of the road on I-73 in Greensboro, North Carolina, which sent the vehicle flying. The tractor-trailer flipped onto its side, igniting a massive fire that forced officials to close portions of the highway Thursday mo

FOX NEWS - 2018-12-13 15:39:00

Video of Possible UFO Lights Off North Carolina Coast Now Going Viral

An unidentified flying object was just filmed and uploaded to YouTube by a fisherman on the North Carolina coast. According to ‘CRLarkin’, his video shows “Stationary orange lights in the sky. Seen east off of Cape Lookout on 11/13/18, roughly between 9-10PM Eastern.”

CHARLOTTE STORIES - 2018-12-13 11:56:39

Deputies Seek Information On Possible Fraud Suspect

UNION COUNTY, NC — Deputies are trying to identify a man they say committed fraud in multiple counties. The suspect captured on surveillance reportedly used a stolen credit card to make several purchases in stores throughout Union and Mecklenburg Counties. The crimes occurred in late November, offic

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-12-12 22:35:08

Charlotte And Several Other Cities Across The Country Are Investigating Multiple Bomb Threats

CHARLOTTE, NC — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating after multiple bomb threats were reported Thursday afternoon across the city. So far, police say none of the threats have been substantiated.

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-12-13 20:20:56

Michael Jordan Smacked Malik Monk Upside The Head After His Technical For Running On Court (VIDEO)

It doesn’t matter how old the GOAT is, that competitive fire never dies. On Wednesday night, the Charlotte Hornets moved above .500 with a 108-107 win at home over the Pistons to take over sixth in the Eastern Conference.

TOTAL PRO SPORTS - 2018-12-13 13:13:04