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Warrant: Raleigh teen shot in neck after father hands him loaded gun :: WRAL.com
The boy was shot in the neck, causing severe spinal and throat injuries, an arrest warrant states.
SUV rams into tow truck in downtown Raleigh :: WRAL.com
By Joe Fisher, WRAL multimedia journalistRaleigh, N.C.— Police are investigating after an SUV rammed into the back of a tow truck Thursday morning.According to officers with the Raleigh Police Department, a White Ford Explorer rammed the back of a tow truck around 3:30 a.m. at Dawson and Hillsboroug
Raleigh police investigating bank robbery on Creedmoor Road
Raleigh Police are investigating a bank robbery Thursday at the First National Bank at 7100 Creedmoor Road. Police said a man entered the branch about 4:50 p.m. and attempted to rob the bank. He displayed a gun and demanded money, police said. After the robbery, he fled on foot. Police described the
The same suspects may have been threatening Raleigh schools since May, police say | News & Observer
Newly released court documents show that Raleigh police have linked threats made on Oct. 4 against Raleigh Charter High School and Sanderson High School to previous school threats that were made in May. On Oct. 4, Raleigh Charter, Sanderson and Enloe high school were all placed on lockdown after thr
Wake County mom who lost son to suicide asks why school isn't talking about it
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - The Wake County School district refuses to talk about suicide although its students saying it could lead to copycats.But local experts say that is not true.Thursday at 11 p.m., CBS 17's Angela Taylor shares the story of local mom whose son killed himself after learning he was
Raleigh police accuse man of sex offenses with girl, 10, over years
A Raleigh man was charged Wednesday with molesting a preteen girl between late 2015 and September of this year. Mack Washington, 32, who lives on Gentle Stream Lane, was arrested without incident after detectives swore out arrest warrants that accused him of two counts of first-degree statutory sex
Take the Kids: 50+ must-see stops across Raleigh, Durham, Triangle when you're entertaining out-of-town guests :: WRAL.com
By Sarah Lindenfeld Hall, Go Ask Mom editorAre the relatives coming to town? Or are you expecting some out-of-town friends for a few days? If you're a regular reader of Go Ask Mom, you know that I feature places to take kids and families every week, including with these Take the Kids features every
Weekend best bets: Tree lightings, Raleigh Christmas Parade :: Out and About at WRAL.com
Raleigh, N.C.— Thanksgiving isn't here yet, but it's already Christmas in the Triangle. We found both holiday and non-holiday treats for your weekend.
Raleigh dad's civics lesson may have won him an unwanted Wake school board seat
Attorneys at the Board of Electionsare still debatingwhether the law permits the school board to fill the late Kathy Hartenstine's seat or whether the seat should be rewarded to the write-in candidate with the most votes. But despite his social media candidacy, Rectanus told ABC11 on Wednesday night
2 new flu deaths reported in NC; 4 total for the 2018 season
RALEIGH, NC (WNCN) - North Carolina health officials reported two new flu deaths in the past week, bringing the total to four so far in the 2018 season.
More than 7 million gallons of sewage spills into Raleigh streams and creeks | News & Observer
Millions of gallons of waste water spilled into several Raleigh creeks and streams after heavy rain this week. "The severity of this rain event was not predicted," according to a news release. "The amount of localized flooding was the result of the four inches of rainfall within a twelve-hour perio
Raleigh, Durham rain forecast, flooding, flash flood :: WRAL.com
Raleigh, N.C.— We'll have to get through a flood watch, chilly temperatures and plenty of rain Thursday before enjoying a beautiful weekend.
Innocence commission re-evaluates man's sentence in connection with 1979 St. Augustine's murder
Raleigh, N.C. - An eight-member Innocence Inquiry Commission is re-evaluating a convicted murderer's life sentence. James Blackmon has been in prison for decades for a 1979 murder at St. Augustine's College. Blackmon's attorney said he gave a false confession, and supporters say crime scene fingerpr
Hang in there! One more day of heavy rain, potential flooding before dry weekend
Raleigh, N.C. - We'll have to get through a flood watch, chilly temperatures and plenty of rain Thursday before enjoying a beautiful weekend.Flood watch all day A flood watch is in effect for most of the state and the entire viewing area until 7 p.m. According to meteorologist Kat Campbell, another
73-year-old missing after going for a drive
WAKE CO., N.C. (WTVD) --A 73-year-old Wake County man is missing and could be in danger.Wake County Sheriff's Office and the N.C. Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert asking the public to be on the lookout for Larry "LP" Pullen.Pullen went missing after going out for a drive in his 1996
Woman says she received only $400 back after botched move by Raleigh company
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Back in October, CBS 17 told you about issues that a woman had with a Raleigh-based moving company which promised to make things right after she said she had a nightmare moving experience.
66-year-old woman attacked, robbed outside Wake Forest TJ Maxx, police say
WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) - A 66-year-old woman was attacked from behind and had her purse stolen outside a Wake Forest TJ Maxx on Tuesday, police said.
Woman had 1.8 pounds of cocaine at northeast Raleigh house, police charge
According to charges, Alexander was using a mortar and pestle to cut cocaine with inositol, a vitamin-like compound, and creatine, a supplement used by athletes to increase performance.
Flooding causes 7+ million gallons of wastewater to overflow into Raleigh creeks
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - More than 7 million gallons of waste water overflowed into several Raleigh creeks, city officials said.
Neuse River expected to reach flood stage by Thursday
“They are looking at it cresting Sunday, probably around 21 foot, which you know Sunday is a ways out, so it could change,” said Mel Powers, Wayne County office of emergency services director. “If it crests at 21 foot, you are going to see some minor flooding around the Ferry Bridge Road area, a lit