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Seven Lakes collision kills Raeford man

SEVEN LAKES - A Raeford man was killed Thursday morning when his vehicle collided with a tractor-trailer. According to reports from the N.C. Highway Patrol, Michael Andrew Miller Jr., 32, of Raeford, was driving east in a 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier on N.C. 211 near McLendon Hills Drive at about 7:45 a.

ASHEBORO COURIER-TRIBUNE - 2018-03-23 00:02:59

Baby Found In Motel Room With Meth Lab

Three people have been arrested following the discovery of a meth lab in a Dunn motel room in which a 4-month-old was present. Arrested were Christopher Ray, 28, and Jessica Midyette, 28, both of the Seven Day Inn, Dunn, and William Wright, 38, of Linden. The discovery was made after Dunn Police of

MY DAILY RECORD.COM - 2018-03-22 00:00:00

Sheriff's Office identifies victim of fatal shooting in Fayetteville

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of a fatal shooting Wednesday night off Crystal Springs Road in the Brookshire subdivision. Mark Danial Leshikar, 33, of Fayetteville, was pronounced dead at the scene after deputies responded at 5:37 p.m. to a reported shooting on the

FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER - 2018-03-22 16:15:27

Warrant: Raleigh baby was smoking marijuana on Facebook video

The 20-year-old mother of the baby seen smoking in a viral video on Facebook has been arrested and faces multiple charges. According to the arrest warrant, the child was smoking marijuana in the video. Police have arrested and charged 20-year-old Brianna Ashanti Lofton with two counts of felony chil

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-21 20:14:31

Man arrested after firing gun from moving vehicle in Moore County

Aberdeen, N.C. - One person was arrested following a road rage incident Wednesday night in Moore County. According to the Moore County Sheriff's Office, a person driving on U.S. Highway 15-501 near Pinebluff Lake Road dialed 911 after they saw a man fire a handgun into the air from a moving vehicle.

WRAL - 2018-03-22 00:21:41

Fayetteville man charged with robbery, attempted murder

A Fayetteville man was charged Wednesday with trying to kill a man during a robbery that happened in 2017, according to warrants in the Cumberland County Magistrate's Office. Marcus Alrechio McKnight, 30, of the 1900 block of Ashton Road, is charged with attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapo

FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER - 2018-03-22 03:13:17

High-ranking Bragg NCO charged with beating girlfriend

Fort Bragg, N.C. - A top non-commissioned officer at Fort Bragg faces domestic abuse charges following a fight with his girlfriend. Command SGM Linwood Barrett was charged Tuesday with assault on a female and assault by strangulation. He was released on an unsecured bond. The Harnett County Sheriff'


Found Cat, Tortoiseshell Cat in Southern Pines

Date Found: March 03, 2018 Area Found (Please include city/town): Southern Pines Closest Major Intersection: E Connecticut and Old Dewberry Finder's Name: Martha Finder's email: Martha@dunnagandesign.com Zip: 28387 Primary Phone: (919) 605-6200 Type of Animal: Cat Breed: Domestic Cat Markings: Black

PILOT.COM - 2018-03-21 14:34:00

Lilllington couple charged in bizarre chase, wreck in Harnett County

LILLINGTON - A Lillington couple is accused of firing shots at a Sanford man as they chased him and deliberately blocked a road with their vehicle, causing a crash and handcuffing him, according to the Harnett County Sheriff's Office. Their son is accused of taking part, as well, a Sheriff's Office

FAYETTEVILLE OBSERVER - 2018-03-21 20:39:20

Traffic stop in Hoke County leads to multiple identity-theft charges

RAEFORD - A traffic stop earlier this month resulted in the arrest Monday of one person accused of stealing personal information from 11 people, the Hoke County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. A second person is being sought, a Sheriff's Office release said. On March 10, deputies stopped a vehicle o


Man charged with secretly videoing woman

A Star man was arrested last week on charges of secretly peeping on a woman and possession of those images. The man, Chuck Crump, 41, was detained at the residence by two relatives until law enforcement could arrive. According to a social media post by the victim, she was getting dressed when she sa

MONTGOMERYHERALD.COM - 2018-03-21 18:16:00

23-year-old man dead, another person injured in Henderson shooting

A 23-year-old man is dead after a shooting in Henderson Monday night. It happened around 11 p.m. in the 400 block of Merriman Street. Officers responding to the area found a vehicle that had been shot. Two people were injured in the shooting. Darrion Richardson, 23, died from his injuries. The secon

ABC11.COM - 2018-03-21 16:41:05

Driver charged in Edgecombe deputy's death

Tarboro, N.C. - A Pinetops man who authorities said was driving erratically was charged Wednesday in connection with the death of an Edgecombe County deputy who was trying to stop him, authorities said. Deputy David L. Manning spotted a Nissan Altima speeding on N.C. Highway 111 north of Pinetops sh

WRAL - 2018-03-21 21:54:00

Police: Naked man who fled from police dies after jumping in Little River

Spring Lake, N.C. - A man died Sunday morning after jumping into the Little River in an attempt to flee from police. Spring Lake police said officers were dispatched to Manchester Road near Bragg Boulevard at about 9 a.m. after receiving reports of a naked man running around. The naked man, who was


5 Arrested on Drug Charges at Aberdeen Home

Five people were arrested Thursday after authorities seized more than $10,000 worth of drugs from a home in Aberdeen, according to information provided by the Moore County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's deputies found the drugs while carrying out a search warrant at a home in the 900 block of Pinebluff


Four arrested, drugs and guns seized after search of Aberdeen residence

CARTHAGE - Four people were arrested Thursday after the Moore County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant at an Aberdeen residence and seized drugs with an estimated street value of $10,500. The search was done on the 900 block of Pinebluff Lake Road, about a half-mile off U.S. 15-501 south of


65-acre fire reported in Hoke County

A large woods fire in Hoke County Friday afternoon grew to 65 acres in size before being contained by multiple ground and air units. Emergency responders were dispatched just after 2 p.m. to the 6000 block of Aberdeen Road/N.C. Highway 211 in the McCain area for the fire. The first arriving fire uni


Carthage man arrested as part of 8-state sex offender roundup

CARTHAGE - A Pinebluff man was among 176 people arrested during a two-day roundup of sex offenders and others who are sexually exploiting children and dealing in child pornography in eight states in the Southeast, according to a news release from the Moore County Sheriff's Office. Kevin Scott Smith,


Whispering Pines Lake to Undergo Repairs

Whispering Pines residents turned out on Wednesday to weigh in on the Village Council's discussion of two major projects: replacement of the Spring Valley Lake spillway, and amenities for a planned public park. In the case of Spring Valley Lake, things will get worse before they get better. The spil


Fort Bragg paratrooper, missing more than 70 years, is coming home

The letters have stayed in the family for decades - hand-written accounts of Staff Sgt. David Rosenkrantz's service in the 82nd Airborne Division amid World War II. They were mailed from Fort Bragg, Italy and England and serve as a window into the life of one of the nation's first paratroopers. But