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  1. DEPUTIES: Heroin dealer busted in GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WITN

    Authorities say they found 150 bags of heroin in a Greenville man's car and even more evidence he was dealing the drug at his house. The Greenville Regional Drug Task Force arrested 43-year-old Megueil Gardner after a traffic stop on Stantonsburg Road.

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  2. Burglary, larceny suspect arrested in GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | WITN

    Greenville police say it was around 5:30 p.m. when they apprehended Ladarius Powell, 23. He was at a University Suites apartment in Greenville. Police say Powell had several warrants for first degree burglary and felony larceny for a September 27th incident at the Bellamy Apartment Complex.

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  3. Google executive speaks at Greenville's Leadership SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WITN

    Matthew Pritchard, Google's head of industry, spoke at a Leadership Summit in Greenville. The event was organized by the Greenville-Pitt County Chamber of Commerce, and our Dave Jordan served as emcee.

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  4. 26 Sex-charges for Greenville man, $1 million bond for two suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WITN

    Deputies at the Pitt County Detention Center said the Pitt County Sheriff's Office arrested 29-year-old Efrin Hernandez-Garcia for statutory rape, sex offense of a victim younger than himself and 25 counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Deputies said they also arrested 31-year-old Rodolfo Zavala-Ayala, also of Greenville.

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  5. Police: Shoplifters hit Greenville Halloween Express manager with vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WITN

    A store manager followed the suspects to the parking lot and was struck by their vehicle as they left the parking lot. The store manager was seriously injured and was transported to Vidant Medical Center.

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  6. Greenville officers rescue kitten from storm drainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WITN

    The weekend brought a bit of good news out of Greenville for a four-week-old kitten caught in a storm drain. Police in Greenville said they worked with neighbors near Chesnut and Skinner Streets on Sunday to coax a small kitten from the drain.

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  7. Greenville teen charged after chase in Beaufort CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WITN

    A teenager from Greenville who authorities say sped away from a Beaufort County Deputy reaching speeds of 85 miles-per-hour, faces numerous charges. Sgt. Walt Zerniak of the Beaufort County Sheriff's Office School Resource Officer Unit was traveling on Highway 264 East near Washington Friday night and saw a vehicle in front of him traveling at approximately 10 mph in a 55 mph zone.

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  8. GREENVILLE: Man wanted in apartment burglary and vehicle break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WITN

    Greenville police say Ladarius Powell is a suspect the in September 27th burglary at "The Bellamy" apartments, was well as a car break-in where jewelry and electronics were taken. Police say Powell has an extensive criminal record, including B&E to motor vehicles, burglary, robbery with a dangerous weapon, and breaking and entering.

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  9. POLICE: Man robs one Greenville pharmacy, attempts to hold-up anotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | WITN

    Police are looking for a man who robbed one Greenville pharmacy and tried to hold up another one this morning. The actual robbery happened at the CVS at the corner of Arlington Boulevard and Fire Tower Road around 10:35 a.m. A police spokeswoman says a white man walked into the business and slipped a note to the pharmacist asking for pills.

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  10. Greenville police arrest teen for robbery, assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | WITN

    Jail records show 18-year-old Brandon Clemons was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill. For those charges, his bond was set at $150,000.

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  11. Greenville woman charged for cruelty to animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | WITN

    Pitt County Detention Center records showed 28-year-old Regina Elliott was charged with three counts of misdemeanor cruelty to animals. Deputies at the jail said Greenville Police arrested the woman and she was booked in the county jail around 7:40 p.m. Wednesday night.

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  12. SBI: Greenville crime up, while across the state it has droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WITN

    Crime in North Carolina continues to drop, but it has increased in Greenville, according to a new report from the SBI. The 2013 Uniform Crime Report says overall crime dropped in the state by 7% from 2012, continuing a six-year trend.

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  13. Three Wilmington men nabbed in Greenville heroin bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | WITN

    The Greenville Regional Drug Task Force says Norte Brown was traveling between Wilmington and Greenville, selling firearms and heroin in Greenville. Brown, and two other Wilmington men, were arrested on October 2nd on various drug charges during a meeting with undercover detectives near US 264 and Whichard Road.

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  14. Three ECU football players cited by police, released from custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | WITN

    Greenville Police confirm Yiannis Bowden, 18, Curtis Burston III, 19, and Markel Winters, 19, were all cited and released from police custody Tuesday evening. At approximately 1:30 p.m. witnesses described seeing the three males inside the vehicle firing weapons toward the ground as they were driving along 3rd street.

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  15. Streets closed, school on lockdown in Greenville neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | WITN

    Pitt County Schools spokesman Brock Letchworth says Wahl-Coates Elementary School went on full lockdown at 1:30 p.m. at the request of police. He said around 1:40 p.m. the lockdown was lifted.

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  16. Nuns on the Bus voting rights tour stops in GreenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | WITN

    Nuns on the Bus wheeled into the Sycamore Baptist Church parking lot Sunday afternoon to speak about the importance of voting. The community also had a chance to discuss the issues affecting them.

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  17. Pitt County deputy-involved shooting under investigation by the SBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | WITN

    The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says four deputies arrived to 2907 Wesley Church Road in Farmville just before midnight after a mother told them she was concerned for her 25-year-old son. The mother provided deputies with an involuntary commitment order for her son. 1 comment

  18. Hundreds of new jobs coming to Pitt CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | WITN

    Republican Governor Pat McCrory is visiting Greenville on Friday to make an economic announcement. The visit follows a vote Friday morning by the Pitt County Commissioners to give money to a business that plans to add at least 488 new jobs and invest $160 million over the next five years.

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  19. Greenville woman jailed for assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | WITN

    Nina Boykin of Greenville was arrested by local police a little before 10:30 Wednesday night, according to deputies at the Pitt County Detention Center.

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  20. Pitt County robbery suspect faces more chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | WITN

    The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says new information about the suspect helped them solve two crimes from last year. 25-year-old Cornelius Roberson of Greenville is now charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon after an incident at T-Rayz off Highway 43 South in May 2013.

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