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Man dies at Wilmington construction site

WILMINGTON -- A 30-year-old man fell six stories and died Friday while working at a downtown construction site. The man, whose identity has not been released, was working on the Cape Fear Hotel Apartments construction site in the 200 block of North Second Street when he fell from the top level of sc

STAR NEWS ONLINE - 2018-03-16 20:32:50

Woman pleads guilty to murder in mall parking lot shooting case

A woman charged with killing another woman in the Independence Mall parking lot last year pleaded guilty to murder in New Hanover County Superior Court on Friday and was sentenced to 39 years in prison. According to a news release from the District Attorney's Office, Traneta Campbell, 20, of Wilming

WECT - 2018-03-16 21:17:00

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

USA TODAY - 2018-03-15 18:41:22

Duo identified, charged in lotto ticket theft at Leland gas station

Leland Police say these two people on the photos above for allegedly stealing lottery tickets. (Photo: Leland Police) BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) - Leland Police Department have identified the suspects wanted for stealing lottery tickets from a gas station. A couple is accused of walking into the Ex

WWAY NEWSCHANNEL 3 - 2018-03-15 19:23:23

Man charged with dozens of child sex crimes in two counties

Jason Lee Ramsey is in jail charged with dozens of child sex crimes in two counties. (Photo: PCSO) PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) - A Rocky Point man is in jail charged with dozens of child sex crimes in two counties. According to a news release the Pender County Sheriff's Office and Kure Beach Police Dep

WWAY NEWSCHANNEL 3 - 2018-03-16 21:22:53

Construction worker dies after falling 6 floors in Wilmington

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) - A construction worker has died after Wilmington Fire says he fell 6 floors while working in downtown Wilmington this afternoon. It happened around 2:30 p.m. on 2nd and Chestnut streets at the Cape Fear Hotel Apartments. WFD say he was part of a construction crew that was repl

WWAY NEWSCHANNEL 3 - 2018-03-16 19:41:15

Carolina Beach pursuing private Freeman Park land

Town may use eminent domain to buy property if can't reach deal with landowners NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- Carolina Beach is pursuing purchasing eight parcels, including possibly through eminent domain, at Freeman Park, according to a resolution adopted by the town council following a closed session last

STAR NEWS ONLINE - 2018-03-16 16:10:59

Wilmington man charged with murder after assault victim dies

A Wilmington man is facing a second-degree murder charge after a man he allegedly assaulted Monday night passed away. According to officials with the Wilmington Police Department, Hakeem Kaalf Sanders, 31, was involved in a domestic incident with a woman inside the Safeway Food Market on Wilshire Bo

WECT - 2018-03-15 14:40:57