Orange County District Court Judge Beverly Scarlett finds Barry Brown guilty of simple assault for hitting UNC Chapel Hill Silent Sam protester. She frees him, no punishment, saying university caused problem.
Crystal Mangum, known for her involvement in the Duke Lacrosse scandal and the 2011 murder of her boyfriend Reginald “Reggie” Daye, was the subject of an episode of the true crime show “Snapped” on the Oxygen channel.
Two men face prison time after a federal jury found them guilty of conspiring to distribute more than 5 kilograms of cocaine from their “base of operations” in North Myrtle Beach in 2017, said U.S. Attorney Sherri A. Lydon.
Funeral services will be held Oct. 21 for Trooper Kevin K. Conner, an 11-year veteran of the NC State Highway Patrol who was fatally shot during a traffic stop south of the town of Whiteville in Columbus County
Police in Kinston, North Carolina posted a list of lost property found by the department on Facebook, telling rightful owners to claim items or they’ll be donated. It included pistols, money and a crack pipe.
The founder of a downtown Raleigh investment firm was accused over the summer of operating a “Ponzi” scheme that helped support a lavish lifestyle, including a vacation home in Costa Rica and a horse farm in Wake County.
A North Carolina State Trooper was shot and killed just Wednesday, just south of the Columbus County town of Whiteville, and a suspect is in custody after a manhunt that ended at 4 a.m., says Highway Patrol.
A Cleveland County, NC man was feeding squirrels when he opened his back door, triggering a booby trap and causing a shotgun to go off, according to the sheriff’s office which said he was taken to a hospital.