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Four more charged in Durham restaurateur's shooting death :: WRAL.com

Zheng was gunned down in his car, and his wife, Shirley Chan, was grazed by bullets. Still, she was able to return fire with a gun the family keeps on hand to fend off robbery attempts.

WRAL - 2018-05-24 15:04:00

Search warrants reveal new details about Danville's latest homicide

He wasarrested in Greensboro, North Carolina on the afternoon of May 14, about 13 hours after the shooting, after being shot by Greensboro police officers who were trying to arrest him.

WSLS - 2018-05-24 15:21:20

Raleigh woman accused of defrauding woman of $35K, losing it all at sweepstakes

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Raleigh woman is accused of defrauding an elderly or disabled woman of more than $35,000 and losing all of the money at sweepstakes businesses, according to a Wake County arrest warrant.

CBS17.COM - 2018-05-23 15:37:35

Roxboro Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority holds Distinguished Gents Cookin’ With the Deltas Event

Chefs left to right: Keith Royster, KJ Royster (chef assistant), Hezekiah Burke, Joe Thomas, Rev. Carl Mangum, Bertrend Poole, Robert Cook, Reggie Tillman, chef not pictured- Wes McGhee.SUBMITTEDThe Roxboro Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority held its Distinguished Gents Cookin’ With the D

PERSONCOUNTYLIFE.COM - 2018-05-23 00:00:00

Giant sinkhole shuts down South Boston street

SOUTH BOSTON, Va. (WSET) -- The effects of the recent heavy rainfall are still being felt in South Boston.A giant sinkhole closed down a portion of First Street. A public works official said old structure underneath the road fell apart and the rainfall played a part.He said they're waiting on permit

WSET - 2018-05-23 22:23:14

Tunstall student dies after falling from moving vehicle Sunday

High school senior Brandi Beckelheimer, 17, was a passenger in an SUV coming home from Hyco Lake in North Carolina when she fell, police report. The incident happened on Concord Ceffo Road in Semora.

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As kids get out of school, Danville police offer reminder about city's curfew

DANVILLE, Va.- With school letting out for the summer, Danville police remind kids and parents that the city has a curfew for minors and it will be enforced.

WSLS - 2018-05-23 21:33:37

Man charged with shooting at Greensboro police now facing Danville murder charge

Diairion Marqui Davis, 30, is facing charges of first-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, Greensboro police said in a news release.

MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN - 2018-05-23 20:45:00

Man arrested, charged with murder in fatal shooting outside Chapel Hill apartments

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (WNCN) - A 21-year-old man is in jail and charged with murder following his arrest Monday night in connection with the murder of 52-year-old man at a Chapel Hill apartment complex on May 17, police said.

CBS17.COM

Sinkhole opens up along Wilborn Avenue in South Boston

The “road closed” sign and orange traffic cones along Wilborn Avenue near its intersection with First Street in South Boston are there to remind motorists that a sinkhole has existed at that location since late last week.South Boston Public Works Director Danny McCormick said Tuesday the issue is no

YOURGV.COM - 2018-05-23 01:35:00

Gene therapy company to create 200 jobs in North Carolina

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A gene therapy company says it will create 200 jobs in North Carolina.AveXis on Tuesday agreed to set up operations in Durham County, after getting a state incentive package worth up to $3 million.

WATAUGA DEMOCRAT - 2018-05-23 14:48:09

16-year-old charged with following too close in three-vehicle wreck on Friday

A 16-year-old male juvenile was charged with following two close after a three-vehicle wreck Friday afternoon near the intersection of Green’s Folly Road and Sinai Road in South Boston.Virginia State Trooper G. L. Goad reported that the wreck occurred at 3:25 p.m. Friday on Green’s Folly Road, one-t

YOURGV.COM - 2018-05-23 04:00:00

SWAT on scene as shooting under investigation in Raleigh

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Police, SWAT and an armored vehicle responded to the scene of a shooting in Raleigh on Tuesday morning.

CBS17.COM

Autopsies describe fatal prison attack NC hasn't detailed

These undated file photos provided by the Pasquotank County Sheriff’s Office shows, from the left, Pasquotank Correctional Institution inmates Jonathan Monk, Wisezah Buckman, Seth Frazier and Mikel Brady.... more

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM

Person County Group Homes discussed at Kiwanis meeting

At the April 7 meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at La Piazza restaurant in Uptown Roxboro, David Forsythe, the executive director of Person County Group Homes updated the club on the activities of this vital local agency.

PERSONCOUNTYLIFE.COM - 2018-05-23 00:00:00

Correctional worker guilty of abduction, unauthorized use

A Green Rock Correctional Center employee, 58-year-old Thomas Lee of Vernon Hill, was found guilty after a jury trial on Friday of abduction and felony unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.The jury found him not guilty of a misdemeanor brandishing a firearm.The commonwealth presented evidence that tw

YOURGV.COM

Danville community advocates for no homicides, shootings during month of June

DANVILLE, Va. (WSET) -- Law enforcement, non-profit organizations and community leaders held a gathering Green Street Park in Danville Monday to declare June "Violence Awareness and Prevention Month".

WSET

Durham police have made an arrest after a long standoff at an apartment complex.

DURHAM, N.C. (WTVD) --Durham police made an arrest at an apartment complex earlier today after an extended standoff.After being unable to get a person out of the apartment building, police resorted to gas.Police step up their efforts in this standoff.pic.twitter.com/xACmVRGtxH— Gary Cooper (@GaryCoo

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Danville police looking for patient with Alzheimer's, last seen Sunday afternoon.

Danville police are looking for 84-year-old Alzheimer's patient Ira Dallas.They say he was last seen around 1 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Memorial Drive and Monroe Street.If you have any information on his whereabouts, call Danville Police.Copyright 2018 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.

WSLS

Police: Guests evacuated after man barricades himself in Raleigh hotel

Police said that a man assaulted a woman, and after she ran out of the room and called the police, the man barricaded himself in his room.

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