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  1. Woman hit, robbed outside Wake Forest TJ MaxxRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WRAL.com

    Police said a man hit a 66-year-old woman from behind and took her purse in the parking lot at 12632 Capital Blvd. at about 4 p.m. According to the victim, the thief was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and fled the scene in a silver-colored sedan. Anyone who believes they may have information concerning the incident is encouraged to call the Wake Forest Police Department at 919-554-6150.

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  2. Raleigh Hall of Fame inductees named for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | WRAL.com

    The annual event, held this year on Sunday, Nov. 4 at the Raleigh Convention Center, features a cocktail hour, dinner and ceremony. The inductees include individuals and non-profit organizations who made significant and lasting contributions to the City of Raleigh.

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  3. Wegmans coming to Wake ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | WRAL.com

    The grocery store chain said it has confirmed plans to build a store on the Route 98 bypass, just east of Capital Boulevard, in Wake Forest. "We look forward to the day when we can greet new customers and welcome back those who have shopped with us in other areas before," says Ralph Uttaro, Wegmans' senior vice president of real estate.

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  4. Raleigh man killed in police chase, crash in YoungsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Authorities said Wake Forest police were chasing Marcus Richardson, 34, on White Street near Youngsville around 8:45 p.m. when the crash occurred near Thompson Circle. According to officials, Richardson, who was driving a Chevy Impala, was stopped by officers after they ran the tag number of the car and learned the owner's driver's license had expired.

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  5. Parents demand action from school board after threats against Wake Forest schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | WRAL.com

    "As a parent, I need to know, right now, which decisions are going to be made," parent Nick Pione said. According to an application for a warrant to search the house on Tiffield Way where Kochetkov lives with his parents - it backs up to the Jones Dairy Elementary property - he made expletive-filled posts on Facebook threatening to shoot up schools.

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  6. Parents, teachers discuss security at Wake Forest school amid man's threatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | WRAL.com

    According to an application for a warrant to search the house on Tiffield Way where Kochetkov lives with his parents - it backs up to the Jones Dairy Elementary property - he made expletive-filled posts on Facebook threatening to shoot up schools. The posts include photos of guns, Wake Forest police cars, a Wake County deputy's car and state Superintendent of Public Instruction Mark Johnson.

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  7. Charge upgraded for Wake Forest man accused of threatening elementary studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | WRAL.com

    Officers with the Wake Forest Police Department arrested Arthur Vladimir Kochetkov, 33, who was also accused of trespassing on school property three months ago, on Monday and charged with with communicating threats for statements made via Facebook. The online threats were targeted at Jones Dairy Elementary School, located at 1100 Jones Dairy Road.

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

    Sep 18, 2018 | 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. Foodie News: Food halls are finally opening in the TriangleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | WRAL.com

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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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