A driver who police said ran a stop sign and caused a crash between a Durham County school bus and a Durham city transit bus Friday morning was arrested at the scene because police determined he was wanted on other charges.
Prosecutors outlined the evidence against Maurice Wiley, who is charged with killing Hong Zheng on April 15, at a bond hearing in Durham County court. A $2 million bail was set. Zheng owned China Wok in Durham.
A man is accused of taking money for entertainment and sports tickets without delivering them to three Raleigh residents last year while he was on probation after swindling people in at least three North Carolina counties.
Police on Tuesday charged a 65-year-old man in a fatal hit-and-run in Durham over the weekend. William Patrick Carl of Durham was charged with felony hit and run causing serious injury or death, police said in a news release Tuesday evening.
Two people were seen on surveillance cameras breaking into a Veterans of Foreign Wars post in Cary last week. Police suspect a man and a woman illegally entered the Franklin-Sloan VFW Post 7383 on Reedy Creek Road at about 1:15 a.m. Friday.
Michael Peterson’s attorney David Rudolf’s live show, “Inside The Staircase: Lies, Fake Science and The Owl Theory,” is in October at Carolina Theatre in Durham. Peterson was tried in 2003 for the murder of his wife, Kathleen.
Campus police arrested Zayquan Clark of Charlotte on the NCCU campus Sunday and charged the teen with possession of a handgun on educational property and possession of marijuana with intent to sell and deliver.
A Durham Police Department report says Shaun Jeffery Christy of Orange County was suicidal and shouted at officers to shoot him at New Home Commons shopping center. He thrust a gun and two officers shot him.
A former Johnston County magistrate, who was accused of providing tips to people who had warrants out for their arrest and searching a government data system 71 times for a man with whom she had a personal issue, pleaded guilty Monday.
Police in Durham, North Carolina, were asking the public Monday morning to help them find a Honda CRV that likely has front-end damage after fatally hitting a woman Sunday night before the car and its driver fled.