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  1. Gushing water blocks portion of west Charlotte roadRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    The break happened around 2:45 a.m. on Berryhill Road at Tuckaseegee Road and officials have had to close one lane on Berryhill because of gushing water. The crew is here and Berryhill Rd. is closed on both sides while they repair the water main near Tuckaseegee @wsoctv pic.twitter.com/V0plEqaYsz Crews will likely have to shut down both sides of the road while they dig to find exactly where the main ruptured and fix it.

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  2. New brewery highlights Charlotte's growing craft beer industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSOCTV

    One of Charlotte's largest breweries, NoDa Brewing Company, is set to open its new location on North Tryon Street next month. It's just one of several breweries in Charlotte's growing craft beer industry.

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  3. Investigators rule 2-alarm warehouse fire 'intentionally set'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSOCTV

    It took more than 40 firefighters roughly half an hour to put out a warehouse fire in southeast Charlotte overnight that has since been ruled arson. The flames broke out inside the Workman Installation Services building on Cherry Tripp Drive, just off Independence Boulevard shortly before midnight.

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  4. CMPD: 3 men held family at gunpoint during home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | WSOCTV

    Police have arrested a man and are searching for two others they said broke into a southeast Charlotte apartment and held a family at gunpoint. Detectives arrested Gabriyel Abdullah just hours after the crime happened.

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  5. Hundreds rally in Charlotte over AT&T contractsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | WSOCTV

    Hundreds of people rallied in southwest Charlotte Sunday as AT&T continues labor negotiations with union leaders. Nearly 200 people marched and held signs at the company's call center on South Stream Boulevard.

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  6. Official: 1 injured when SUV collides with dump truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | WSOCTV

    A 5-year-old girl walked away from a wreck after the SUV she was in collided with a dump truck Saturday afternoon. Her mother was driving a Nissan Pathfinder when the accident happened near Sledge and Shopton roads in Charlotte, officials said.

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  7. 10-year-old boy dies at football practice in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WSOCTV

    A 10-year-old boy died Thursday after collapsing at a peewee football practice in northwest Charlotte, officials said. Officials have not released Omari Chambers' cause of death.

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  8. Randall 'Wes' Kerrick will not be retried for voluntary manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WSOCTV

    After two years of waiting for a trial to begin, two weeks of emotional testimony and a mistrial caused by a hung jury, the case against Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall "Wes" Kerrick is officially over. Prosecutors failed to convince a majority of jurors Kerrick was guilty of using excessive force when he shot unarmed Jonathan Ferrell, striking him 10 times.

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  9. CMPD: Two robbed while walking home in north CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WSOCTV

    Two men robbed two people Sunday as they were walking home on Herrin Avenue at about 2:30 a.m., Charlotte police said in a news release. One of the robbers pulled out a weapon and struck a victim in the face, demanding their belongings, police said.

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  10. Hazardous waste drums discovered in north CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WSOCTV

    State inspectors have found drums with hazardous waste in trailers parked outside a warehouse in north Charlotte where they had found repeated violations of hazardous waste rules last year. In a search warrant served last week, inspectors said that when they tried to search trailers parked on Cullman Avenue in front of the warehouses once owned by Trex Properties, access was denied.

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  11. Housing partnership wants to build 600 homes in north CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WSOCTV

    The Charlotte Mecklenburg Housing Partnership wants to build them near Cindy Lane and Cochrane Drive between Interstate 77 and Statesville Road. Housing officials told Channel 9 the project does not have a name but will look similar to their Brightwalk community along Statesville Avenue and they expect the cost to be approximately a $20 million investment.

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  12. Caught on Camera: CMPD officer plays football with childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WSOCTV

    A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer took some time to bond with children last week after responding to a call at a northeast Charlotte apartment complex. Officer Wiggins responded to a call for service at the apartment complex on John Penn Circle and as he was leaving, he noticed a group of small children were throwing a football around outside.

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  13. Caught on Camera: Truck flips in front of elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WSOCTV

    Police had to block a busy northeast Charlotte road after a large truck flipped onto its side - and Channel 9's cameras caught the crash on camera. The truck crashed into a ditch while trying to take a turn on West Rocky River Road near Newell Elementary School, where reporter Brittney Johnson was reporting Monday morning on students heading back to school.

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  14. CMPD: 15-year-old girl shot in northwest CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WSOCTV

    A 15-year-old girl is in stable condition Sunday after she was shot in northwest Charlotte. The teen was shot at about 6:40 p.m. on Tuckaseegee Road at J. Julian Lane, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

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  15. Back to School Traffic: Road projects to be aware ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WSOCTV

    Just as students and parents prepare for the busy school year to begin, you can bet that Charlotte area traffic headaches are sure to follow. "I was hired in 1997 so that's about 17 years I suppose," said Environmental health and risk management director of safety Kevin Earp.

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  16. Police: 13-year-old shot in south CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | WSOCTV

    A 13-year-old is recovering after being shot Friday night in south Charlotte. The teen was shot in the leg just before 10:30 p.m. on Mcalway Road.

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  17. Church severely damaged by arson to hold fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WSOCTV

    Investigators have not made any arrests in an arson fire at the Briar Creek Road Baptist Church nearly two months ago. The Charlotte church, still charred, is getting a lot of community help.

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  18. PHOTOS: Large tree falls on 2 homes, forcing families outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WSOCTV

    A large tree fell on two houses on Merriman Avenue in west Charlotte, forcing families out. The houses are on Merriman Avenue.

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  19. Jury enters day four of deliberations in Kerrick trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WSOCTV

    The jury said they have taken three votes and are still deadlocked. Defense attorney George Laughrun has asked for a mistrial, but the State objects and has asked to direct them to continue deliberating.

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  20. CMPD investigating after person shot in chest in west CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WSOCTV

    Officers told Channel 9 one person was shot in the chest behind a building near the intersection of Freedom Drive and Tuckaseegee Road around 4:45 a.m. UPDATE: CMPD says one person suffered life-threatening injuries after being shot in the chest at Freedom/Tuckaseegee pic.twitter.com/JRrMnJkAEk

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