Sex crimes suspect arrested at Spring Lake motel
Peter Messick, 25, was arrested at the Starlight Motel in Spring Lake. Cumberland County sherrif's Special Victims Unit detectives had been tracking Messick for more than a week, according to a news release.
Masked suspects kill man in Fayetteville shooting
Cumberland County deputies said in a news release that 31-year-old Dekendric Graham left Club Zero after an argument around 4:30 a.m. Saturday and went to a friend's house.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
NC police find murder suspect hiding in church
Police in Spring Lake say a man wanted in a fatal shooting has been taken into custody after he was found hiding in a church.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
North Carolina man accused of beating handicapped grandfather over $5; charged with assault
The Cumberland County sheriff's office says in a news release that 18-year-old Michael Allen Jackson was angered when his grandfather refused to give him the money.
Burlington Times News
Man accused of beating grandfather over $5
The sheriff's office says 18-year-old Michael Allen Jackson was angered when his grandfather refused to give him the money.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Spring Lake man convicted in toddler's death
A jury has convicted a Cumberland County man of first-degree murder in the beating death of his 16-month old son two years ago.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Yes, it's that time of (school) year again
"A lot of pats on the back," he said when asked about what the district is doing to keep teachers.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Homeless man shot to death in Fayetteville
Detectives with the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office say a homeless man was shot to death during a home invasion.
Robber killed in Cumberland County home invasion
Deputies responded to the home, which is in the 300 block of Brooklyn Circle in Hope Mills, at about 1:45 a.m. No other information about the home invasion has been released, but a sheriff's office spokeswoman said no residents were injured.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Mother worries about missing Bragg soldier
Pvt. Juliet Striped Wolf is a military intelligence soldier in the 92nd Civil Affairs Battalion at Fort Bragg.
Suspect arrested in Cumberland meth lab bust
Joseph Allen Timpe, 32, is charged with manufacturing meth, possession of precursor chemicals and maintaining a dwelling to sell and deliver meth.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Ex-employee sues medical examiner's office over missing-bullet case
May 10, 2011 : Dr. Clay Nichols, a state pathologist, performed an autopsy on Boykin.
Fayetteville man arrested for forging grandfather's checks
Daniel is accused of stealing at least six of his grandfather's checks and cashing them for a total of $445, authorities said.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fayetteville teacher charged with assaulting two students
Delays are expected to last until about 9:30 p.m. - Cumberland County sheriff's deputies on Friday arrested a teacher accused of physically assaulting two students at Glendale Acres Elementary School who have autism.
Cumberland man robbed at gunpoint in front yard
Carlton Seymour Bogle, 57, told deputies that he was outside his house on the 2200 block of Yale Street at about 4:30 p.m. when two men approached to inquire about a car for sale.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
School bus cameras poised to catch drivers who don't stop
Two school buses in each of North Carolina's 115 school districts will have cameras mounted on the outside to catch stop-arm violators, under a pilot program this year.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
Marine Reservist killed in single-car wreck
Neither speed nor alcohol are believed to be factors in a single-vehicle wreck Monday that killed an Individual Ready Reserve Marine.
Troopers searching for clues in deadly hit-and-run near Fayetteville
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol is asking for the public's help in finding the driver responsible for a hit-and-run that killed a pedestrian in Cumberland County.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Spate of fatal shootings has many concerned about perception that Fayetteville is dangerous
At least six Cumberland County residents died in a week's span of violence that erupted from domestic problems.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
NC deputy shot with armor-piercing bullets
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office says the deputy wounded in a shoot-out with a murder suspect was hit by an armor-piercing bullet.