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Local man convicted of murder

A Rocky Mount man has been convicted of first-degree murder in connection with a 2015 homicide in Edgecombe County. Martellus Davon Sanders, 23, of the 500 block of Arlington Street, was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison without chance of parole for the shooting death

ROCKY MOUNT TELEGRAM - 2018-01-17 23:59:59

Wilson Medical Center on lockdown, officials say

WILSON, N.C. (WNCN) - The Wilson Medical Center is on lockdown on Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The hospital, which is located at 1705 Tarboro St. West, went on lockdown at 3:07 p.m. The hospital's security told staffers that the hospital needed to placed on lockdown, but security officials did

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-16 20:56:13

Three cash registers stolen from Greenville restaurant

Someone stole three cash registers and smashed in the front door of a Mediterranean restaurant 3:14 a.m. on Wednesday, Greenville police said. The larceny occurred at Bateeni Mediterranean Grill and Cafe, 1868 West Arlington Blvd. A front door was smashed in to gain entry. The case remains under in

DAILY REFLECTOR - 2018-01-18 08:00:00

Nearby assault puts Wilson hospital on lockdown

Wilson, N.C. - Wilson Medical Center and affiliated facilities were locked down Tuesday afternoon after an assault nearby, police said. Police said a woman was either shot or beaten with a firearm. Her condition was unknown Tuesday evening. Officers blocked off a wooded parking area across Tarboro S

WRAL - 2018-01-16 21:50:46

Police seize cocaine, cash, gold and silver in arrest of Greenville man

GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) - A 19-year-old Greenville man has been arrested after a three-month-long drug investigation by the Greenville Police Department. William Mann was charged with trafficking cocaine, felony maintaining a dwelling, felony maintaining a vehicle, possession of marijuana parapherna

WNCT - 2018-01-17 22:20:10

N.C. Museum of Art launches new FREE program for families

The N.C. Museum of Art is launching a new program for families next month. These free Family Days will happen a few times a year and are designed for all ages. The first one is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Feb. 17, with activities in both the East and West buildings of the west Raleigh museum. The theme is gl

WRAL - 2018-01-17 23:04:00

Arrest made after woman stabbed 6 times at Raleigh Food Lion

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A Raleigh man was arrested Wednesday, less than a week after a woman was stabbed six times outside a Food Lion in Raleigh, police said. CLICK TO VIEW MORE MUGSHOTS Khawan Dixon, 20, of Milbank Street in Raleigh, is charged in connection with the attack that happened around 6:3

WNCN.COM - 2018-01-17 21:18:03

Man arrested after selling meth to undercover investigators

James Kevin Powers, 51, was arrested and charged with multiple drug offenses after selling methamphetamines to undercover investigators on December 19, 2017. A Pitt County man was arrested and charged with multiple drug offenses after selling methamphetamines to undercover investigators. James Kevin

WCTI12.COM - 2018-01-17 16:58:14

Woman faces 15 years in prison on drug charges

A 33-year-old Orangeburg woman could go to prison for 15 years if she's convicted on the six drug charges she's facing. Orangeburg Department of Public Safety officers arrested Crystal Lynn Poehmel of 1902 Gramling Road on Friday at the Dollar General at 1730 Russell St., where she was allegedly cau

TIMES AND DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Man steals vehicle at gas station

Someone stole an Orangeburg man's vehicle from the Sunoco gas station parking lot at 1:25 p.m. on Sunday. Officers responded to the gas station, located at 1111 Boulevard St., after the man called to report that his 2011 Kia Sorento was missing. He said he had left the vehicle running and while he w

TIMES AND DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 05:00:00

Bond denied for man charged with attempted murder

A 36-year-old Orangeburg man remains in jail on a charge of attempted murder and possession of a weapon by a violent felon. A magistrate denied bond for Dewhite Davis of 476 Sunnyside St., who was arrested by Orangeburg Department of Public Safety officers early Monday morning. According to warrants

TIMES AND DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-17 04:30:00

Popular Columbia strip club Platinum Plus significantly damaged in fire

A popular Columbia strip club suffered significant damage in an early morning fire Wednesday. Around 5:30 a.m. the Columbia Fire Department responded to a fire at Platinum Plus, located in the 300 block of Jacob Road, which is not far from Greystone Boulevard and visible from I-126. The club was no

THE STATE - 2018-01-17 21:47:00

Winter Weather Advisory Issued for Entire Midlands Due to Ice on Roads

Columbia, SC (WLTX) - The entire Midlands is under a winter weather advisory as the area could see hazardous driving conditions caused by black ice. The winter weather advisory is in effect until 10 a.m.Thursday for Richland, Lexington, Lee, Sumter, Calhoun, Clarendon, Orangeburg, Sumter, Newberry,

WLTX.COM - 2018-01-18 01:02:25

Granddaughter charged in minister's death

The granddaughter of a retired minister who once served in Orangeburg County is now facing a charge in connection with his death. Her parents were previously charged. Amber Nicole Trent, 26, is facing one count of abuse or neglect of a vulnerable adult resulting in death, according to the S.C. Law E

TIMES AND DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-18 04:30:00

Man hides in ditch after skipping Lake City checkpoint, police say

LAKE CITY, SC (WBTW) - After refusing to stop for a checkpoint in Lake City Tuesday night, a Scranton man was found lying in a ditch of water hiding from police, according to officials. Lake City Police Chief Kipp Coker says his department was conducting a checkpoint stop on Matthews Road Tuesday ni

WBTW.COM - 2018-01-17 18:49:25

Snow likely for the Midlands, winter weather advisory expanded

A blast of cold air from the Great Lakes is expected to bring rain and snow that will likely stick around longer than initially expected. Two to four inches of snow are possible in the northern parts of the Midlands, while a dusting of snow up to an inch is likely elsewhere on Wednesday, according

THE STATE - 2018-01-17 12:06:00

Warrant issued for man suspected in slaying of missing woman found dead in southeast Oak Cliff garage

Dallas police on Wednesday identified a suspect in the disappearance and slaying of a woman found dead in a southeast Oak Cliff home more than a week after she was reported missing. Brandon Sampson An arrest warrant has been issued for Brandon Charles Sampson, 31, in connection with Jacqueline Hu

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 02:41:45

15-year-old last seen in east Oak Cliff may pose a danger to herself, police say

Dallas police are asking for the public's help locating a 15-year-old girl last seen Tuesday in east Oak Cliff. Yanavi Jones Yanavi Jones was headed to an unknown location when she left on foot Tuesday. She was last seen near the 2400 block of Lanark Avenue, near East Kiest Boulevard. Police sai

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-18 04:59:34

7 more flu-related deaths reported in Dallas County

In order to protect yourself from getting sick, these are the things you should avoid touching this flu season... Seven more flu-related deaths were reported in Dallas County on Wednesday, bringing the total number to 38 this season. The most recent patients ranged in age from 51 to 89, according to

WFAA - 2018-01-17 22:36:21

Drug debt sealed Dallas dealer's fate despite his pleas for forgiveness, police say

A drug dealer found dead in Dallas last month begged his attackers to spare him before he was shot over money he owed them, police records say. Michael "Big Mike" Johnson Jr. and Aaron "K-9" Mobley were arrested last week on murder charges in the death of Fredrick Dashun Ware. Ware, 33, was found De

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-17 20:03:00