Morganton Crime

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  • Us Isis threat won't change CMPD planning for Fourth...

    Tuesday | via WCNC-TV Charlotte 

    US ISIS threat won't change CMPD planning for Fourth of July ust days after an alert went out warning local police departments of a possible threat from ISIS, Charlotte has declared the Fourth of July celebration in uptown an "extraordinary event." Check out this story on WCNC.com: CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Just days after an alert went out warning local police departments of a possible threat from ISIS, Charlotte has declared the Fourth of July celebration in uptown an "extraordinary event."

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  • Officials: Man planned killings in US for Islamic State

    Thursday Jun 25 | via Cybercast News Service 

    A 19-year-old North Carolina man is in federal custody after telling an undercover FBI employee that he wanted to support the Islamic State group by killing as many as 1,000 people in the United States, authorities said Monday. Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton faces several charges, including one count of attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group.

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  • Hearing delayed for man accused of supporting Islami...

    Wednesday Jun 24 | via WLOS 

    A federal court hearing is being postponed for a 19-year-old North Carolina man accused of planning a killing spree in the U.S. to show his support for the Islamic State group in the Middle East. A detention hearing scheduled Wednesday in Asheville for Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton was postponed.

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    Wednesday Jun 24 | via ABC 33/40 

    In a newly released video that is nothing short of horrific, the Islamic State group is shown executing three groups of men it claims are spies in Iraq. The nearly eight-minute-long, stomach-churning clip begins with a man dressed in black walking through a pile of rubble, inspecting and picking up what appear to be charred body parts.

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  • Hearing delayed for teen accused of plotting to kill...

    Wednesday Jun 24 | via WBTV 

    The hearing for a Burke County teen accused of plotting to kill Americans in support of ISIL has been continued to July 8. Justin Nojan Sullivan, 19, is charged with attempting to provide material support for terrorists and was arrested by the FBI after they searched his home in Morganton last Friday. According to a federal complaint, Sullivan was charged after having several conversations with an undercover FBI employee about planning the attacks.

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  • 5 Things to Know for Wednesday

    Wednesday Jun 24 | via WSOCTV 

    Public viewing for Sen. Pinckney at S.C. State House Wednesday The public viewing for church pastor South Carolina State Sen. Clementa Pinckney will be held Wednesday at the S.C. State House. Pinckney was killed in the shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston that killed eight other people.

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  • Affidavits, 911 call released in local teen's terror...

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via WCNC-TV Charlotte 

    Newly released 911 calls reveal a Morganton teen facing federal terrorist charges butted heads with his father weeks before his arrest. Affidavits, 911 call released in local teen's terrorism case Newly released 911 calls reveal a Morganton teen facing federal terrorist charges butted heads with his father weeks before his arrest.

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  • Father's Dramatic 911 Call Unmasks Son as an ISIS Re...

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via KNEB-AM Scottsbluff 

    The ... - In a chilling 911 call released on Tuesday, a distraught father and an angry son can be heard arguing about whether the young man is an ISIS sympathizer, and why he was burning religious icons in the family home. That 911 call, the FBI said, first alerted them that 19-year-old Justin Sullivan had been radicalized by watching ISIS videos and was planning a violent attack.

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  • Man planned mass killings in US on behalf of Islamic...

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via The China Post 

    A 19-year-old North Carolina man is in federal custody after telling an undercover FBI employee that he wanted to support the Islamic State group by killing as many as 1,000 people in the United States, authorities said Monday. Justin Nojan Sullivan of Morganton faces several charges, including one count of attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group.

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  • First Drip (6/23/15): Charlotte lands NBA All Star Game

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via Creative Loafing 

    Charlotte has reportedly won a bid to host the 2017 NBA All Star Game. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan are expected to formally announce the decision at a press conference today at 11 a.m. No specific dates have been set, but the game will most likely be held in mid-February 2017.

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  • Officials: Man planned killings in U.S. for Islamic ...

    Tuesday Jun 23 | via The Spokesman-Review 

    A 19-year-old man was arrested Friday after telling an undercover FBI employee that he wanted to support the Islamic State group by killing as many as 1,000 people in the United States, authorities said Monday. Justin Nojan Sullivan from the town of Morganton, North Carolina, faces several charges, including attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group.

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  • 19-year-old American arrested over IS-linked terror ...

    Monday Jun 22 | via Newkerala.com 

    A 19-year-old American has been arrested over charges of conspiring to provide material support to Islamic State militant group after carrying out alleged attacks in the name of IS. According to News24, the Justice Department said that Justin Nolan Sullivan was arrested in Morganton, North Carolina at his home in possession of an unlicensed silencer.

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  • Man arrested for planning killings in US for Islamic...

    Monday Jun 22 | via Hindustan Times 

    A 19-year-old man has been taken into custody after telling an undercover FBI employee that he wanted to support the Islamic State group by killing as many as 1,000 people in the United States, authorities said Monday. Justin Nojan Sullivan from the town of Morganton, North Carolina, faces several charges, including attempting to provide material support to the Islamic State group.

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  • .com | US teen held on ISIS-linked terror charges

    Monday Jun 22 | via News24 

    A 19-year-old American was charged on Monday with conspiracy to provide material support to the Islamic State group , after allegedly planning to carry out assassinations and attacks in its name. Justin Nolan Sullivan, a self-described Muslim convert, was arrested without incident on Friday at his home in Morganton, North Carolina in possession of an unlicensed silencer, the Justice Department said.

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  • North Carolina teen accused of plotting ISIS-inspire...

    Monday Jun 22 | via WITN 

    The FBI has arrested a 19-year-old North Carolina man for allegedly plotting an ISIS-inspired terrorist attack - after being tipped off to his disturbing behavior by his father. Justin Nojan Sullivan's parents were in court on Monday for his appearance and told reporters outside that they were shocked by the allegations in a criminal complaint.

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  • Man arrested for plotting to kill Americans for ISIS

    Monday Jun 22 | via New York Post 

    A North Carolina man has been charged with an alleged plot to buy a semi-automatic rifle which he planned to use to kill Americans to show his support for the Islamic State militant group, the US Department of Justice said on Monday. Justin Nojan Sullivan, 19, of Morganton, North Carolina, who was arrested Friday, is due to appear in federal court in Charlotte, said a spokeswoman for the US Attorney's Office for the Western District of North Carolina. 1 comment

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  • North Carolina teen arrested after plotting attacks ...

    Monday Jun 22 | via Christian Science Monitor 

    Justin Nojan Sullivan became the latest in a string of young American men radicalized by the Islamic State to either join the militants' ranks or plan plots at home. A North Carolina teenager is in federal custody after telling an undercover FBI employee that he wanted to support the Islamic State group by carrying out attacks in the United States, officials said today.

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  • Father Tips Off Police to Son's Alleged ISIS Sympath...

    Monday Jun 22 | via KNEB-AM Scottsbluff 

    Ironically, it was the suspect's father who first alerted authorities to his son's ISIS sympathies. As a result, 19-year-old Justin Sullivan was arrested over Father's Day weekend.

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  • North Carolina teen wanted to show his support for I...

    Sep 17, 2014 | via Right Wing News 

    I can't imagine how this horrified and broke this father's heart. The father is a former Marine and even he is terrified of his son .

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Morganton Law

Before a person is convicted for dui but Already have a court date , if posible to get licence in other state.
He. Got accident he refuse blow but police require blood test at the hospital also is a second offense
There is a lot going on in this case. A refusal, a blood draw, a second dwi. It may be possible to get a license in...
My underage DUI hasn't been to court and i haven't been charged for a felony or mids . is it on my record ?
will i have to let my employer know. will this show up on a full background check?
If you have been charged with Driving After Consuming Under 21 you have, in fact, been charged with a misdemeanor....
Can a felony dwi be exsponged in nc
I was charged with an habitual DWI back in 2001 and served 15 months of an 18 month sentence during being incarcerated I was in an intense rehab facility under DOC for a year, i am waiting on a hearing for my license which has been a long process and going on 3 mths now and still no letter for a date and time. I am wanting to know if an habitual DWI can be exsponged in NC after a certain time period?
The short answer is no. Convictions for offenses cannot be expunged if those offenses were committed after you reached...
Husband was sentenced 24months for 2nd dwi, is appealing the sentence but has pending case for 3rd dwi what to expect??
My husband no question, has a drinking problem, and a problem with common sense too it seems. He had his first dwi in2008. He was put on probation with a suspended sentence. He was charged with a level4 dwi. His 2nd dwi was in 2009. He was sentenced 24 months in doc with 90 day DART program. He was sentenced on April 7th 2010. Im 3 months pregnant, so my husband appealed the sentence and his appeal date is June 14th 2010. He also has a pending 3rd dwi case on June 18th. my question is...what is the worst and best possible outcome of this situation? And how long does it usually take for someone to get transferred from the county jail to the department of correntions?
I would contact a lawyer immediately and, if there does not seem to be a viable defense to the pending 3rd DWI, then...
Can I get a restricted license after my 3rd dwi so I could drive only for work
Will I be eligible for restricted license after my 3rd dwi? How long do I have to wait to get a restricted license in NC? If I move out to california will I get a restricted license after 6 months?
I am not licensed in North Carolina, so out of respect to any experienced DUI attorney from NC who answers your...
DWI conviction
A cop stopped me because he said he noticed I was failing to maintain lane. The result was he let me go no ticket...I then got out of car and was going to help a friend of mine that had a flat tire...to get to his car I had to pass the cops car...as I was passing I said have a great night officer and walked to friends car he in turn came over and started talking to me again...he said he smelled alcohol and ask to do field test...I passed all then gave me breathalizer I blew .12 he arrest me for DWI shud I be arrested for DWI or public intoxication? Do I have a good chance on winning when I go to court with my lawyer?
You need to ask these questions of your own attorney. It looks like the office had a valid reason to stop you. The...
I got my 2nd DWI last Friday on my way home from a night out with some co-workers.
I was charged with my 2nd DWI last week. I wrecked my car on my way home, about .5 miles away from my house. I wrecked my car and was found by the police sometime afterwards, I don't recall the police officer being there. I awoke to a hospital bed and blood being drawn from my arm. The police officer provided my parents with an affidavit stating i fell under the implied-consent law and that blood would be drawn because I refused to get breathalyzed, which as I mentioned I don't remember being asked. I was involuntarily admitted into a psychiatric ward and remained there for five days, two of which were voluntary. I was prescribed anxiety medication and have seen a psychiatrist. I was also told that I should get an alcohol assessment. I forgot to mention the Blood test showed a .32 BAC.
I'm not sure what your question is. It sounds like you are in a very serious predicament and frankly it sounds like you...