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A sucker-punch in an NC bar fueled a fatal shooting. Now the killer learned his fate. | Charlotte Observer

A Charlotte man who fired five bullets into the back of the person who sucker-punched him in a bar was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole on Friday. Shelton Kimble was sentenced after a Superior Court jury found the 49-year-old guilty of first-degree murder in the death of

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-03-17 13:00:00

Shelby Police investigating after K-9 reportedly bit child

SHELBY, NC (FOX 64 WJZY) - The Shelby Police Department is investigating after a K-9 reportedly bit a child on Friday. According to witnesses, around 3:15 p.m. Shelby Police were trying to serve a warrant on an individual when he broke into a random house at the corner of Linberger St. and Buffalo S

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-03-17 04:24:00

Life without parole for man who murdered Charlotte father

CHARLOTTE, NC - The Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office says 49-year-old Shelton Kimble will spend the rest of his life behind bars for the 2016 murder of a Charlotte father. A jury found Kimble guilty of first-degree murder Friday for the January 3, 2016 shooting of 45-year-old Tyrone Mat

WSOC-TV - 2018-03-17 16:30:49

Police dog mistakenly bites child

A little girl was bitten when a police dog chased a suspect through a neighborhood Friday afternoon. The incident unfolded at 2:43 p.m. at the intersection of Buffalo and Lineberger streets in Shelby. Detectives were in the area to serve a warrant on a sex offender who failed to register with local

GASTON GAZETTE - 2018-03-17 21:47:04

Police K9 bites girl in Cleveland County, SPD says

CLEVELAND COUNTY, N.C. - An investigation is underway after a girl was bitten by a K9 Friday, according to the Shelby Police Department. Police tell NBC Charlotte the officers were serving a felony warrant on a suspect near the intersection of Buffalo Street and Lineberger Street in Shelby. Upon ar


Lincoln Co deputies searching for robbery suspects

LINCOLNTON, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Lincoln County deputies are searching for the suspects who robbed a Family Dollar store at gunpoint Saturday morning. Deputies say the robbery happened at 8:13 am at the Family Dollar Store on east Hwy 27 in Iron Station. Three people entered the store and robbed the c

FOX46CHARLOTTE.COM - 2018-03-17 21:30:00

Gastonia home destroyed by fire

Firefighters said they got the call around 4:45 a.m. When they got to the home in the 200 block of S. Trenton Street, the flames were shooting up into the sky. They got the blaze under control in 15 minutes, but the damage was done. One person who was inside when the fire broke out was able to escap

WSOC-TV - 2018-03-18 17:15:01

Burke Co. correctional officer stabbed five times by inmate

A correctional officer at Foothills Correctional Institute in Burke County suffered multiple stab wounds after being assaulted by an inmate. North Carolina Department of Public Safety confirmed the assault on Twitter Sunday morning. A correctional officer at Foothills CI in Morganton was assaulted b

WBTV - 2018-03-18 16:10:51