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  1. Body believed to be 6-year-old Maddox Ritch found after six-day searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | KSWO

    A body believed to be Maddox Ritch was found Thursday after a six-day search that focused on Rankin Lake Park in Gastonia. The 6-year-old disappeared while he was at the park with his father and the father's girlfriend on Saturday, September 22. On Thursday, the FBI confirmed the body, believed to be Maddox, was found around 1 p.m. off of Marietta Street near Old Dallas Highway.


  2. Two people were killed and three were injured in a south Charlotte crash.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | KSWO

    According to Medic, two people were killed and three patients were transported to the hospital with serious injuries. The names of the victims have not been released.


  3. Presidential visit to impact Charlotte air and road traffic, including school bus routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | KSWO

    President Donald Trump will visit Charlotte Friday afternoon, impacting traffic, flights and school bus routes ahead of busy Labor Day weekend travel. Air Force One is expected to arrive at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport around 1:43 p.m., potentially impacting flights due to restrictions surrounding Air Force One's landing and take off procedures.


  4. 'Exposure to feces' at neighborhood party sends 18 to hospital, several severely illRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | KSWO

    Exposure to feces caused an illness that sickened at least 18 people following a neighborhood celebration in an east Charlotte community over the weekend, health officials said Monday. According to the Mecklenburg County Public Information Officer, the incident happened Saturday at a neighborhood birthday party in the 6300 block of Four Seasons Lane, in the Forest Hills complex.


  5. 89-year-old grandmother denied use of bathroom at Charlotte gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | KSWO

    An 89-year-old grandmother, Evelyn Redic, says she was told "no" when she asked to use the bathroom at a gas station on Clanton Road in southwest Charlotte. She says the worker told her the bathrooms were for employees only.


  6. Construction worker dies in 21-story fall after alleged elevator malfunctionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2018 | KSWO

    A construction worker died when he fell from a building in uptown Charlotte after an alleged elevator malfunction Wednesday afternoon. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a caller told them a male construction worker, later identified as 24-year-old Juventino Mata-Hernandez, fell from a building that was under construction.


  7. Party bus owner: College student fell out of emergency window, hit by carsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | KSWO

    The owner of a party bus says he believes someone opened an emergency exit on the bus' window, which caused a 20-year-old college student to fall to her death Tuesday night. According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, the incident happened in the 4500 block of North Tryon Street near Wellingford Street shortly before 10:30 p.m. Police said the woman, identified as 20-year-old Polly Miranda Rogers, was riding in a Charlotte Party Charter bus when she fell out of the emergency window.


  8. Transgender woman talks brutal attack caught on video on Charlotte busRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | KSWO

    A Charlotte man has been charged with aggravated assault after he is accused of brutally beating a transgender woman on a Charlotte Area Transit bus over the weekend. Video of the attack was posted on social media Wednesday night and went viral.


  9. Credit: Billy Graham Evangelistic AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | KSWO

    The 99-year-old Charlotte-born evangelist will be laid to rest after a private funeral service at the Billy Graham Library. Rev. Graham died at his home at 7:46 a.m. in Montreat on Feb. 23. According to his doctor, Rev.


  10. Rev. Billy Graham to be laid to rest Friday, will return 'home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | KSWO

    The 99-year-old Charlotte-born evangelist will be laid to rest after a private funeral service at the Billy Graham Library. Rev. Graham died at his home at 7:46 a.m. in Montreat on Feb. 23. According to his doctor, Rev.


  11. Rev. Billy Graham's casket returns "home" ahead of Friday servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2018 | KSWO

    The casket of Reverend Billy Graham departed the U.S. Capitol and returned to Charlotte ahead of Friday's services. Graham lied in honor Wednesday and part of Thursday in Washington, where he counseled presidents and others over more than 60 years.


  12. Mother of Cherica Adams reacts to former Carolina Panther Rae Carruth's jailhouse interviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | KSWO

    Saundra Adams' jaw dropped as she listened to Rae Carruth's voice echo out from a laptop in the backseat of a WBTV live truck in north Charlotte. In 2001, he was convicted of charges related to the murder of Cherica Adams, a 24-year-old who was seven months pregnant with his child.


  13. Procession underway for fallen York County detectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | KSWO

    The funeral for fallen York County Detective Michael R. Doty was held at noon Monday at Calvary Church in Charlotte, located at 5801 Pineville-Matthews Road. Dr. John Munro and Rev.


  14. CMPD: Man wanted in homicide 'ambushes' police, shot dead at headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | KSWO

    The man accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend in west Charlotte is dead after an officer-involved shooting at CMPD headquarters Thursday night. A police source says the man wanted in the deadly shooting is 23-year-old Jonathan Bennett.


  15. Infant found, suspect on the run after woman killed in west CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | KSWO

    An infant is safe and unharmed after a woman was shot and killed and the baby taken in west Charlotte Thursday afternoon. The incident happened before 2 p.m. on the 4100 block of Carlyle Drive, which is off of Alleghany Street near Wilkinson Boulevard.


  16. Charlotte father makes emotional plea for 8-year-old girl last seen with missing momRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | KSWO

    Police are searching for a missing woman and her 8-year-old daughter who were both last seen in south Charlotte Monday afternoon. According to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police, 33-year-old Megan Stack left her home on Cloister Drive around 1:30 p.m. Monday.


  17. Gaston County woman thinks she narrowly escaped being setup for a crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | KSWO

    Stanley resident Sydney Morris thinks someone tried to set her up for a crime as she was headed home from work Tuesday night. The 19-year-old said she works in uptown Charlotte and often takes Mt.


  18. Missing south Charlotte teen found dead in Montgomery CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2017 | KSWO

    Officials say a missing teenager from south Charlotte has been found dead in Montgomery County, about an hour and a half east of Charlotte. Nathan Ward Kocmond, a 16-year-old student at Providence Day School, was reported missing after he was last seen at his home on Kennington Court.


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