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  1. Police arrest Wake Forest man accused of threatening elementary studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | WRAL.com

    Officers with the Wake Forest Police Department arrested Arthur Vladimir Kochetov, 33, of Wake Forest in connection with the new charge on Monday, police said in a written statement. Kochetov was charged with communicating threats for statements made via Facebook and was being held Tuesday in the Wake County Jail under a $10,000 secured bond, police said.

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  2. Residents urged to use caution as Wake Forest police search for runaway horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Authorities said someone reported seeing a dark-colored horse along the Smith Creek Greenway, near Heritage High School at 1150 Forestville Road, at about 5:30 p.m. As authorities continue to search for the horse, police are urging residents to use caution around the area until the animal is found.

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  3. Police investigating armed robberies in Wake ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Wake Forest police are investigating the latest robbery that happened Wednesday night in a dry cleaners on Rogers Road. A man with a knife walked into Triangle Dry Cleaners at around 6:20 p.m. and forced an employee to give him money, police said.

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  4. Mother says accused Wake Forest school trespasser has PTSD, but isn't threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Jones Dairy Elementary School has had an off-duty deputy patrolling the school since last week, shortly after Arthur Vladimir Kochetkov, 33, was charged with trespassing at the school. His mother, Lessia Kochetkov, said he has been caught trespassing on the school property many times over the years, but she insisted he's not a danger to the students or staff.

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  5. Teen rescued from Neuse River after jumping off bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Wake Forest police, the Wake County Sheriff's Office and Wake County EMS all responded to the scene at about 4:30 p.m.

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  6. Armed guard posted at Wake Forest school after trespassingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Jones Dairy Elementary School Principal Robert Bendel told parents in a message Wednesday that the off-duty officer would be at the year-round school on class days until further notice. "As you know, it has been a difficult few days for our school community as we continue to do everything in our power to ensure student safety," Bendel wrote.

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  7. Bear sightings reported in Wake Forest areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2018 | WRAL.com

    A Wake Forest resident also posted a photo of a bear running in the area of Purnell Road and Cedar Falls Drive. "I stop and got a photo and as I was doing so a UPS man pulls up to the house right where the bear was going," the woman's post read.

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  8. Foodie News: Food halls are finally opening in the TriangleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | WRAL.com

    They also hinted at opening a new concept in downtown Raleigh once the bua ku move is complete. Check out bua ku here.

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  9. Wake Forest student faces criminal charge for setting off smoke bombRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | WRAL.com

    According to the warrant for his arrest, Schaber set off the smoke bomb that activated a fire alarm. The school was evacuated, forcing 2,100 students and staff outdoors until firefighters could determine that there was not a threat.

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  10. Officials: Wake Forest man taking out trash attacked by coyoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Town officials said the man was taking his trash out around 9:30 p.m. on Lariat Ridge Drive when the coyote attacked him. The man kicked the animal to try to defend himself, but the animal continued to attack.

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  11. Wake Forest school bomb threat came from outside US, was intended for school outside of NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | WRAL.com

    The Wake Forest Police Department has determined that Tuesday's bomb threat against Heritage Middle School came from a person outside the United States, who intended to call another school not in North Carolina. Local officers are working with law enforcement agencies in that area in an effort to arrest the person who made the call.

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  12. Wake, Durham schools delay as snow begins moving away from the TriangleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Snow, sleet and rain made for messy conditions across North Carolina on Monday, but meteorologists said warm road conditions should prevent the bulk of it from sticking around. The heaviest snow fell in counties to the north of the Triangle, with 4 inches of snow reported in parts of Person County and 3.5 inches reported in Roxboro by about 6 p.m. About 1 inch of snow was reported in Wake Forest while Raleigh saw about half an inch.

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  13. Police: Traffic stop leads to car chase through Wake ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | WRAL.com

    The chase began as a traffic stop around 1:45 a.m., according to police, and it ended on Capital Boulevard near the exit for N.C. Highway 98. A sedan with its front tires blown out was at the scene, facing the wrong way in the northbound lanes.

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  14. Wake Forest man faces child sex chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Brian Holt Self, 53, of 301 Black Swan Way, is charged with two felony counts of indecent liberties with a child in incidents alleged to have occurred between August 2009 and August 2011, according to an arrest warrant. Self was acquitted in December 2014 of charges that he inappropriately touched two girls at Jones Dairy Elementary School in Wake Forest the previous year.

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  15. Suspect in 2015 Raleigh homicide, rape deemed incompetent to stand trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Kendrick Keyanti Gregory, 23, is accused of fatally shooting 64-year-old Thomas Melvin Durand, owner of the Mr. Pawn check cashing shop on Capital Boulevard, raping a 15-year-old girl and shooting and robbing another man - all on Aug. 31, 2015. He was arrested in Brooklyn two days later when New York police officers used a mobile phone app to track an SUV that had been reported stolen in Manhattan.

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  16. Wake Forest police search for men wanted in assault, attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | WRAL.com

    At about 8:25 p.m., officers responded to a reported assault and attempted armed robbery along the 200 block of North Main Street. According to the victim, a 75-year-old man, a suspect approached him from behind and demanded money before striking him with an unknown object.

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  17. Developer mistakenly levels century-old Wake Forest cemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | WRAL.com

    The woman who shot the video claims a developer cleared away the cemetery that once was along Burlington Mill Road to make way for a new subdivision. Mungo Homes is building a new neighborhood in the area, but the developer says no graves were bulldozed.

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  18. Multiple water main breaks, road closures reported during deep freezeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | WRAL.com

    In Wake County, crews were working a break in the 500 block of McDowell Drive near Stadium Drive, according to Wake Forest police. A press release from the Town of Wake Forest stated that the water main break was affecting approximately 15 apartments in the vicinity of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, forcing the evacuation and relocation of those residents.

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  19. Masked men rob business owners at Wake Forest home, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | WRAL.com

    Police said the family returned home around 9 p.m. after closing the store they own in Raleigh. When they got to the house on Falconhurst Drive, three masked men robbed them at gunpoint, taking cash, investigators said.

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  20. 19-year-old pulled from lake drowned, had drugs in systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | WRAL.com

    A group of men riding four-wheelers discovered the body of Annalisa Christine Schulze, 19, of 7109 Avborough Court in Wake Forest, on Aug. 8. The Wake County Sheriff's Office said at the time that they would investigate the incident as a homicide. According to an autopsy report, Schulze's death is "attributed to drowning occurring in the setting of presumed impairment associated with marijuana and LSD drug use."

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