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Recent Crime News
12 hrs ago | via WLOS
Authorities say a Durham police officer has shot a suspect leaving the scene of an armed robbery after he killed an employee inside the store. Investigators said officers heard shots fired inside the Joy Food Mart when they arrived around 12:45 a.m. Saturday, then saw a man running outside holding a gun. Comment?
12 hrs ago | via WLOS
Authorities say a 38-year-old man stabbed his brother to death and left him in a street in Burlington. Police say Fryar fought with his brother Abraham Fryar in the street before the stabbing. Comment?
15 hrs ago | via WLOS
Authorities say a North Carolina woman has been arrested after she climbed over the short fence that surrounds the pole where the Confederate flag flies at the South Carolina Statehouse. The Bureau of Protective Services said officers first spoke to 45-year-old Melissa High around 11:55 p.m. Friday when she tried to tape a poster to the fence. Comment?
Wednesday Jul 1 | via WLOS
A statement from the State Law Enforcement Division released Thursday says investigators found no evidence of criminal intent at the fire at Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greeleyville, and they declared the investigation complete SLED says its conclusion on the cause of the fire was based on an examination of the scene, analysis of debris, witness statements and a lightning strike report. A federal official speaking on condition of anonymity told The Associated Press earlier this week that arson was not involved in the fire at Mount Zion. Comment?
Thursday Jun 18 | via GwdToday.com
A North Carolina man has been arrested after police say he molested his daughter while she was under the age of 10. William Sidney Crump Jr., 42, of 16 Lake Drive Apt. 9, Laurel Park, N.C., has been charged with first degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor in connection with the incident. Comment?
Friday Jun 12 | via FOX Carolina
Deputies said 54-year-old Janet Jump was safe and in good condition by officers with the Asheville Police Department. Two teenagers were seriously injured in two separate shark attacks in the same North Carolina town on Sunday, terrifying beach goers and prompting one shocked witness to compare the scene to the movie "Jaws." Comment?
Saturday Jun 6 | via WLOS
Twenty-year-old Vanessa Ariana Sanchez and her fiance, 21-year-old Andrew Tyler Tomczak, were arrested last month in Colorado, where they'd been living since spring. Local media outlets report Tomczak was transported Thursday to the Wake County jail. Comment?
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