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Garner woman found dead in Wake County ditch, sheriff says

GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) - A young Garner woman was found dead Sunday morning in Wake County, authorities said. Faith Chere Bevan, 24, of Garner was found dead in a ditch in the 7800 block of Caddy Road, according to Wake County Sheriff Donnie Harrison. Deputies were contacted about a body in the ditch a

CBS17.COM - 2018-03-18 21:14:22

Two in Goldsboro face drug, firearm charges after DWI checkpoint stop

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT)-Two people were arrested with a large amount of drugs at the DWI Checking Station on US HWY 70E in Wayne County Saturday, according to the Sheriff's Office. Joslyn Moore and Christopher Williams, both from Goldsboro, were arrested after they were stopped at the checkpoint. An

WNCT - 2018-03-19 17:29:22

Raleigh victim of SC shooting remains hospitalized with spinal injury, official says | News & Observer

One of the victims of a weekend shooting in Five Points is on a ventilator after being shot in the face. Another remains in the hospital with a spinal injury, according to information released during a Monday bond hearing. Arthur Jones Jr., 22, of Hopkins, is charged with three counts of attempted

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-03-19 16:42:00

Trial starts for man charged with killing wife and child, then posting deaths on Facebook | News & Observer

Jury selection began Monday in the trial of a Raleigh man charged with strangling his wife and daughter to death and then posting their deaths on his Facebook page. The accused man, Elhadji Seydou Diop, was charged with two counts of first-degree murder for the April 5, 2016 deaths of his wife, Amin

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-03-19 21:14:00

First victim of Sunday's Five Points shooting identified

A North Carolina university says one of its students was injured in an early-morning Sunday shooting in Columbia's Five Points.. St. Augustine's University in Raleigh said Sunday that Howard Boone Jr., 23, was one of three men injured in Sunday's shooting. "The Saint Augustine's University (SAU) com

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-03-18 20:08:00

13-year-old girl from Goldsboro reported missing

A 13-year-old girl from Goldsboro was reported missing Sunday. Carla Renee Guerrero was last seen on Sunday around 11 p.m. on the 500 block of West New Hope Road, Goldsboro police said. Goldsboro police are asking anyone with information about Guerrero's location to call 919-705-6572. A 13-year-old

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-03-19 18:06:00

Woman's body found in ditch in North Carolina

GARNER, N.C. - A woman's body has been found in a ditch in North Carolina. Wake County sheriff's deputies told local media that the body of 24-year-old Faith Chere Bevan of Garner was found late Sunday morning. Deputies said Bevan's body has been sent to the medical examiner's office to determine th

WRAL - 2018-03-19 11:42:19

Two injured after shots fired into car in Zebulon

Zebulon, N.C. - Two people were injured Sunday when someone fired shots into their car. Authorities say the shooting occurred around 10:30 p.m. on Pearces Road. Two victims were inside a green Toyota Camry when someone started shooting at the car. Bullets left marks on the car, and police say shell

WRAL - 2018-03-19 09:37:00

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


7 teens who prompted lockdown at West Johnston HS face charges

BENSON, N.C. (WNCN) - West Johnston High School in Benson was put on lockdown after seven "unarmed and unauthorized visitors" entered the school Friday morning, according to Johnston County Schools officials. All seven of the visitors were detained before they could get past the front office, but so


National walkout day: Teen says he was the only student in his school who participated

WILSON, N.C. - At 10 a.m. Wednesday, Justin Blackman got up from his desk and calmly walked out of Mr. Mendez's Spanish class. When he got outside, he discovered he was the only one. Of the approximately 700 students at Wilson Preparatory Academy in Wilson, North Carolina, 16-year-old Justin was in


Kinston man accused of threatening courthouse officials

GOLDSBORO, NC (WITN) - A Kinston man is accused of threatening officers at an Eastern Carolina courthouse. Wayne County deputies have charged Douglas Barnhill with one count of threats against executive, legislative, or court officers. Deputies say the 39-year-old Barnhill made threats earlier today


Man charged with robbing drug store of $6K in opiate drugs

Cary police this week accused a 19-year-old of robbing two pharmacy employees at gunpoint of more than $6,000 in opiate medications. Jordan Alec Gentri, of 384 Clayton Pointe Drive in Clayton, has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, according to an arrest warrant filed Friday at the W


I-40 wreck shuts down eastbound side in Johnston County

A Department of Transportation camera at the Clayton Bypass on Interstate 40 captured eastbound traffic backed up on Friday morning after a wreck near N.C. 42 forced authorities to close that side of the road and detour traffic onto smaller road. N.C. Department of Transportation A Department of Tra


Traffic: Crash closes eastbound lanes of I-40 at NC 42

A crash during the Friday morning rush hour commute prompted authorities to close all eastbound lanes of Interstate 40 at NC Highway 42, authorities said. It was not immediately clear how the crash occurred or if there were any injuries but motorists were advised to find an alternate route because t


Garner Magnet High School student charged after bringing handgun, drugs to school

A 17-year-old was charged Wednesday after he was found with a gun at Garner Magnet High School. Garner police said James Tyrone Davis Jr. was charged with possession of a weapon on a school campus and possession with intent to sell and deliver marijuana after he was found with a Ruger handgun at the


Before woman accused her ex of robbery, he had restraining order against her | News & Observer

Months before Bianca Zena Powell accused her former boyfriend of robbing her with a gun, he had filed a domestic violence restraining order claiming she harassed him "all day, every day." Willie Hubert Richardson, 23, of Raleigh, wrote in the restraining order that his ex-girlfriend was stalking him


Man killed, another injured in shooting at Garner apartment complex

Garner, N.C. - Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting at a Garner apartment complex Tuesday evening. Authorities responded to the Delmont apartments at 209 Johnston Street just before 6:30 p.m. and found a 27-year-old man with a gunshot wound. The man was taken to WakeMed, where he died as a


This grocery store isn't even a grocery store anymore, but customers still love it | News & Observer

When Victor Tart opened opened a small grocery store in 1968, he was told he couldn't change the exterior of the building because it was a historic property. That's why Tart's Grocery on Benson Road in Garner still looks the way it does, with wooden boards that have lost their grip and a few bundle


Woman dies in NC crash caused by snow, officials say

ALBERTSON, N.C. (WNCT/AP) - A woman died in a wreck Monday troopers said was caused by snowy road conditions in Duplin County. Evelyn Herrera, who was in her early 30s, died in the crash. Troopers said the wreck happened around 5:10 p.m. on Bennett's Bridge Road. Herrara was in a vehicle traveling n