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GREENVILLE SHOOTING UPDATE: 19-year-old dead, suspect in custody
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - A 19-year-old injured in a Greenville shooting died Saturday night hours after the incident, police said. The teen had been shot in the parking lot of Harris Teeter near the corner of East Fire Tower Road and Charles Boulevard around 5 p.m., according Greenville Police. The
New Roses to open in Tarboro
Ernie Schaffer, managing member of Riverside Plaza Phase II LLC, said he expects the new Roses to open in the first quarter of 2019, either in February or March.
Man leaves $10,000 tip at Supdogs after ordering two waters
GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - What would you do with $10-thousand dollars?! That's what the folks at Sup Dogs are trying to figure out right now. Someone came in, ordered two waters, left a $10-thousand dollar tip and left on Saturday. Needless to say, the waitress was shocked. "Good people are still
Moped driver killed after hit-and-run in Goldsboro
The driver of the Toyota, 40-year-old Lukumon Charles Rasaki, failed to stop and left the scene of the crash.
Thief steals grooming items from hair salon
22-year-old man on the 100 block of Brook Drive; stolen, wallet, cash, cell phone.
GPD investigating a shooting incident
Greenville, N.C. (WNCT) - Pitt County Communications confirmed a shooting incident Saturday evening.Officials responded to a call at 4:52 p.m.The incident happened at the Harris Teeter parking lot near the corner of East Fire Tower Rd. and Charles Blvd.Officials are still on the scene.No other infor
New hiking trail to open in Tarboro
“When we first started the Kids in Parks program on the Blue Ridge Parkway in 2009, we had no way of knowing how big the program would become,” said Jason Urroz, Director of Kids in Parks. “We’re excited to be working with the good people in the town of Tarboro and Edgecombe County on our 100th TRAC
$1 billion jackpot Mega Millions numbers announced
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - As the jackpot exceeded $1 billion on Friday, the drawing was held Friday night for the latest numbers of the Mega Millions lottery. The winning numbers were: 15-23-53-65-70 and Mega Ball: 7. It's the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. history and joins five other top 10 dra
Girl was chased down street, Goldsboro man faces rape, kidnapping charges, deputies say
GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) - A Goldsboro man kidnapped a girl under 15 from her foster home and had sex with her, Wayne County deputies said Friday.
PIT BULL PUPPY SNIFFS OUT FULLY LOADED GUN IN NORTH CAROLINA
Two Greenville, North Carolina police officers were dispatched to Rosemont Apartments where the puppy, named Ryder, had uncovered the weapon buried in the ground.
Deputies charge itinerant State Fair workers had drugs and .44 Magnum gun in their car
Two brothers who work on the midway at the State Fair are facing charges that they had multiple drugs and a counterfeit drug that looked like heroin, and one is accused of having a concealed .44 Magnum handgun in their car.The Wake County Sheriff’s Office said deputies patrolling the fairgrounds saw
Death investigation underway in Goldsboro after body found
GOLDSBORO, NC (WITN) - Police in one Eastern Carolina city have a death investigation on their hands. Goldsboro police say around 7:30 a.m. officers were called to the 900 block of Evergreen Avenue for an unresponsive person. That person was described only as an African American man and police were
Greene County Sheriff: Man arrested with 7 ounces of meth, 130 Xanax pills
SNOW HILL, N.C. (WNCT) - A man was arrested Thursday after investigators seized seven ounces of meth and 130 Xanax pills from his residence, according to the Greene County Sheriff's Office James Robert Bromley-Turner II faces a number of drug-related charges. The Sheriff's Office began an investiga
NC man accused of slamming woman's head with TV - WWAY TV
Donnell Rogers (Photo: Greenville Police Department)GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina have accused a man of trying to kill a woman by repeatedly slamming a television on her head during a dispute.Greenville police told local news outlets 48-year-old Donnell Rogers is charged with atte
Wilson County town's residents say colored tap water undrinkable
LUCAMA, N.C. (WNCN) - In one Wilson County town, the new normal is bottled water and that's a problem, according to viewers of 9 On Your Side sister station CBS 17. "The state and our local town has told us this is safe to drink. I don't believe this is safe to drink," Tiffany Fragoso said. Fragoso
Woman charged in domestic assault
Cpl. Brad Summerlin of the Rocky Mount police said that both parties were apparently intoxicated about 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon when the altercation occurred on the 1500 block of Country Club Road. Carmela Green El, 51, reportedly pull out a gun and fired a shot during the altercation with her 63-ye
Drugs found at used car dealership; owner charged
CRAVEN COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - The owner of a used car dealership is behind bars following a drug raid at the business. Alton Green, who owns O & G's Auto Sales just south of Vanceboro on US 17, was arrested Wednesday. Craven County Sheriff Jerry Monette told the New Bern Sun Journal that the dealers
Rocky Mount doubles up Fike, 42-21
Rocky Mount, NC— Rocky Mount stayed perfect Friday night, doubling up visiting Wilson Fike.
Puppy digs up fully loaded gun in Greenville neighborhood
GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - Greenville police say a puppy sniffed out a crime, helping them avert a possible tragedy Tuesday afternoon. Ryder, a pit bull puppy, had dug up a fully loaded .38 special revolver at Rosemont Apartments. The gun was wrapped in a T-shirt and Ryder's owner called police after t
An outraised challenger could get a boost from what's below her on the Wake ballot | News & Observer
Rep. George Holding cruised to re-election in a Trump-won district in 2016. He helped craft the Republicans' signature accomplishment in the House, a tax cut measure that the GOP credits for a booming economy. Now Holding has raised more than three times as much money as his 2018 Democratic opponent