Former Raleigh Assistant City Manager Lawrence Wray pleaded guilty to embezzlement, which occurred while he was the chairman of the Raleigh Business and Technology Center. His Alford plea drops a second charge.
Investigators had DNA evidence linking Michael Ray McLellan to a 2016 rape a year before charging him in the murder of 13-year-old Hania Aguilar, but the sheriff’s office did not follow up, the county district attorney said Tuesday.
After serving nearly 19 years in prison for his part in the murder of his pregnant girlfriend Cherica Adams, Rae Carruth says he “will eagerly accept” a chance to meet with his son, Chancellor Lee Adams.
Some of North Carolina’s most infamous family murders include the Lawson Murders in Stokes County, the Rufus King axe murders in Sampson County, the ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ murder involving NC State students and the Ann and Eric Miller case in Raleigh.
A veteran trooper with the NC State Highway Patrol has been placed on administrative duty while the agency investigates comments on social media about President Donald Trump, police beatings, the media and more.
In May 2015, Jarri Clanton’s nearly 2-month-old daughter Karina Noel died after she sustained a fatal head injury while she was with her father in Durham. Clanton has worked to rebuild her life after losing the love of her life.