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Traffic stop results in arrest, seven drug-related charges
BOONE — A Craven County man was arrested in Boone on Oct. 20 after a traffic stop where he was given seven drug related charges, one traffic charge and two out of county charges.According to Watauga County Sheriff's Office, Boone Police was given a be on the lookout for a possible impaired driver on
Nicholas Sparks to sign copies of his new novel at in-store event in New Bern
NEW BERN, N.C. (WNCT) - Nicholas Sparks is going to be signing copies of his new novel, 'Every Breath' at an in-store event in New Bern on Tuesday.
North Carolina soldier charged after 12-year-old girl's disappearance
NEW BERN, N.C. (AP) - Investigators worked quickly to track down a Fort Bragg soldier and a 12-year-old girl he had been communicating with online after she disappeared from her grandmother's home overnight, a North Carolina sheriff said. The girl's grandmother woke up Sunday morning to discover the
Former Marine charged with human trafficking in Onslow County
Officials said they discovered Jajci Mechito Johnson II was keeping a young girl against her will and photographing her committing sexual acts in exchange for money. (Onslow County Sheriff's Office photo) A Jacksonville man and former Marine has been arrested on numerous human trafficking charges in
Greenville murder suspect shot by deputy during arrest
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - A Greenville murder suspect was shot and injured by Beaufort County deputy during an arrest Saturday night. The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office received information that Billy Grizzard III, 30, and Kellie Moseley, 30, were located in the Blounts Creek area of Beaufort Coun
DEPUTIES: NCIS child porn arrest leads to arrest of Richlands man for sexually abusing infant
Officials say that NCIS investigators shared with deputies that Ezekiel Stone, 37, of Richlands, was sending photos of himself sexually abusing an infant child to Smith using a cellphone app.
Waitress given $10,000 tip by man who ordered water only keeps less than 10%
Alaina Custer was working at Sup Dogs restaurant in Greenville, North Carolina, when a mystery benefactor walked in and left a massive stack of dollar bills at her table
New Bern organization giving out hurricane cleaning supplies
Derrick Bryant and the Colorfest organization is known for bringing beautiful murals to Queen Street. This weekend, they are bringing more in the way of storm relief. (Nicole Griffin, NewsChannel 12 photo) A New Bern organization is giving out cleaning supplies through Saturday to those recovering f
Fort Bragg soldier charged with kidnapping Craven County 12-year-old girl
CRAVEN COUNTY, NC (WITN) -A Fort Bragg soldier is accused of kidnapping a 12-year-old girl from her Craven County home early Sunday, leaving a ransom note.
Murder suspect wounded during arrest now in custody
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - A second suspect is in custody Tuesday morning after a fatal shooting in a grocery store parking lot over the weekend. Billy Grizzard III, 30, is charged with an open count of murder. He's accused of shooting and killing 19-year-old Seth Street in the Harris Teeter parking
Fort Bragg paratrooper charged with kidnapping, raping 12-year-old girl
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) - A member of the 82nd Airborne was arrested after investigators said he kidnapped a 12-year-old girl from her Craven County home. The Craven County Sheriff's Office said they received a phone call Sunday morning from a woman who reported her granddaughter was missing. Th
Craven County sheriff campaign signs stolen, suspects wanted
Around 1:00 a.m., approximately 20 "Re-Elect Jerry Monette for Sheriff" signs were stolen from the Vanceboro area. (Greg Payne, NewsChannel 12 photo) The Craven County Sheriff's Office is looking for suspects wanted for stealing campaign signs. Around 1:00 a.m., approximately 20 "Re-Elect Jerry Mon
New Bern power customers may be without power again
The utilities director says, the outages are forced, meaning they're caused by falling tree limbs or from power poles that were originally damaged during the storm. Right now, the city has crews out working on making equipment repairs and removing trees before they cause any more issues.
NC police officer shoots, kills man after traffic stop attempt
Stock photoWASHINGTON, N.C. —Authorities in North Carolina say a white police officer shot and killed a black man after attempting to make a traffic stop.Washington Police Chief Stacy Drakeford tells WITN-TV that the shooting took place at the Washington Housing Authority Complex on Sunday afternoon
Police officer on leave after fatal shooting in Washington
WASHINGTON, N.C. (WNCT) - A police officer has been placed on administrative leave following an officer-involved shooting Sunday afternoon, Washington Police Chief Stacy Drakeford said. The Washington Police Department conducted a traffic stop near the corner of Washington Street and West 11th Stree
UPDATE: Greenville murder suspect was shot by deputy during arrest
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - A Greenville murder suspect was shot by Beaufort County deputy during an arrest Saturday night. The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office received information that Billy Grizzard III, 20, and Kellie Moseley, 30, were located in the Blounts Creek area of Beaufort County on Saturd
One person killed, another seriously injuried in Lenoir County wreck
LENOIR COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - One person was killed and another was seriously injured after a two-vehicle crash pinned a driver inside their vehicle, officials said. First responders were called out to the wreck along Grifton Hugo Road in Lenoir County around 6:45 p.m. Sunday, Hugo Volunteer Fire and
Man leaves $10,000 tip at Supdogs after ordering two waters
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - What would you do with $10-thousand dollars?! That's what the folks at Sup Dogs are trying to figure out right now. Someone came in, ordered two waters, left a $10-thousand dollar tip and left on Saturday. Needless to say, the waitress was shocked. "Good people are still
Body found, police investigate
Reginald Williams, who was at the scene of the shooting later Friday morning, said that just after 2:30 a.m. he heard around four gunshots. Williams said that with the recent crime in the area, it makes him want to move back to Louisiana where he is from.
YouTube star leaves $10K tip to server at North Carolina restaurant
Sup Dogs restaurant in Greenville, N.C. (Google Maps) GREENVILLE, N.C. - A YouTube star left a $10,000 tip for a North Carolina server after he went to the restaurant and ordered two waters. The News & Observer reported that it happened Saturday at Sup Dogs restaurant in Greenville, a favorite spot