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WBTV Charlotte
Man, red car being sought in Albemarle homicide Albemarle police say they were called to a disturbance around 12:54 a.m. on N
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 minutes ago
Albemarle police say they were called to a disturbance around 12:54 a.m. on N. Seventh Street between East Main Street and Pee Dee Avenue where they found... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man wanted in Salisbury crash that injured othersMan, red car being sought in Albemarle homicideMan, red car being sought in Alb
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 minutes ago
Man, red car being sought in Albemarle homicideMan, red car being sought in Albemarle homicide Albemarle police say they were called to a disturbance around 12:54 a.m. on N. Seventh Street between East Main Street and Pee Dee Avenue where they found... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
No serious injuries in crash involving CMPD vehicleCharlotte dad cautions used car buyers after teen son's experienceCharlotte dad
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 hours ago
Charlotte dad cautions used car buyers after teen son's experienceCharlotte dad cautions used car buyers after teen son's experience “I really don’t want anyone else to go through this, for their kids to be robbed of 2,500 dollars,” he says. “I... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rapper Mystikal, accused of rape, surrenders to authoritiesman wanted in connection to homicide arrestedSalisbury man wanted in connection
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 hours ago
man wanted in connection to homicide arrestedSalisbury man wanted in connection to homicide arrested Source: Salisbury Police Department Police say Johnson is known to be in the Salisbury and East Spencer areas Police say Johnson is known to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
CMS teacher charged with 26 counts of indecent liberties turns himself inAn elementary school teacher in Charlotte who is accused of inappropriately tou
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
An elementary school teacher in Charlotte who is accused of inappropriately touching several young boys and assaulting them during a camp that he held at his home over the summer turned himself in Saturday. Taji Brown, 29, was wanted for 26... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
CMS teacher charged with 26 counts of indecent liberties turns himself inAn elementary school teacher in Charlotte who is accused of inappropriately tou
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
An elementary school teacher in Charlotte who is accused of inappropriately touching several young boys and assaulting them during a camp that he held at his home over the summer turned himself in to police Saturday. Taji Brown, 29, was wanted for... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hundreds rally at Marshall Park to denounce injustices, honor Charlottesville victimCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Hundreds of people gathered in Marshall Park in Charlotte Sat
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Hundreds of people gathered in Marshall Park in Charlotte Saturday for a vigil to honor the victim of the violence in Charlottesville, Va., Heather Heyer. The event started with a vigil, but organizers from Charlotte Uprising broke... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Gathering at Marshall Park promotes 'positive message,' organizers sayCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Dozens are gathering at Marshall Park in northeast Charlotte
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Dozens are gathering at Marshall Park in northeast Charlotte to promote a positive message and speak out against racism and violence. Organizers said they wanted to show the unity that currently exists in Charlotte by bringing... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte officials and community leaders deliver message of peaceSeveral city officials and community leaders gathered Saturday afternoon to sen
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Several city officials and community leaders gathered Saturday afternoon to send a message to the people of Charlotte. Heal Charlotte, which is a non-profit group that was founded after the protests and riots in Charlotte in 2016, hosted the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
CMPD uncovers drugs, guns, cash during arrestThe Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department uncovered a pound and a half of dru
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department uncovered a pound and a half of drugs, cash and seven guns after a drug investigation. Police arrested Denard Guy in connection to the investigation on Friday. CMPD seized ½ lb heroin, 1lb marijuana, ½... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
One killed in Lancaster motorcycle crashprice matching programs so comparing prices for a specific item at different st
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
price matching programs so comparing prices for a specific item at different stores can result in paying the lowest price. Charlotte man wanted for multiple crimesCharlotte man wanted for multiple crimes Wilburn (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Ways to save on back to school shoppingprice matching programs so comparing prices for a specific item at different st
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
price matching programs so comparing prices for a specific item at different stores can result in paying the lowest price. Charlotte man wanted for multiple crimesCharlotte man wanted for multiple crimes Wilburn (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte man wanted for multiple crimes Wilburn (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department) Wilburn, who was c
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Wilburn (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department) Wilburn, who was court-ordered to wear an electronic monitoring device as part of his pre-trial release, cut... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
CMPD officer involved in wreck in uptown CharlotteMemorial Stadium for MLS In what appears to be another blow in bringing Major
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Memorial Stadium for MLS In what appears to be another blow in bringing Major League Soccer (MLS) to the Queen City, the Charlotte mayor said the committee declined Thursday to use the property solely for MLS use. In what appears to be another... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man tried to steal children by pulling them over preschool fence, NC police sayMemorial Stadium for MLS In what appears to be another blow in bringing Major
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Memorial Stadium for MLS In what appears to be another blow in bringing Major League Soccer (MLS) to the Queen City, the Charlotte mayor said the committee declined Thursday to use the property solely for MLS use. In what appears to be another... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Clemson basketball team safe in Barcelona after attack outside team's hotelMemorial Stadium for MLS In what appears to be another blow in bringing Major
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
Memorial Stadium for MLS In what appears to be another blow in bringing Major League Soccer (MLS) to the Queen City, the Charlotte mayor said the committee declined Thursday to use the property solely for MLS use. In what appears to be another... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Prosecutors to seek death penalty against man accused of killing parents, kidnapping nieceCHARLOTTE, N.C. – Prosecutors announced Thursday that they’ll seek the death pe
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Prosecutors announced Thursday that they’ll seek the death penalty against a couple accused of kidnapping an 11-year-old and killing her grandparents in April. Nikkia Cooper, 25, and Curtis Atkinson Jr., 36, are both charged with... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Police investigating more fake cash crimesCHARLOTTE, N.C. – A financial crime is striking some of the busiest areas in Ch
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – A financial crime is striking some of the busiest areas in Charlotte. Now, NBC Charlotte is learning of new cases of fake cash. Police say one of the cases involve seven fake $100 bills being used at a store in SouthPark Mall. NBC... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
AL Attorney General suing Birmingham, Mayor Bell for covering Confederate monument in Linn Parkthanks to a court ruling this week, according to a coalition of concerned resid
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
thanks to a court ruling this week, according to a coalition of concerned residents advocating for the bears’ release. Charlotte announces new interim fire chiefCharlotte announces new interim fire chief (Courtesy: Charlotte Fire... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man arrested in deadly north Charlotte hit-runA man who was wanted in connection with a fatal hit-and-run that occurred in no
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
A man who was wanted in connection with a fatal hit-and-run that occurred in north Charlotte in June was arrested Wednesday. According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, 18-year-old Leon Lamar Moses Jr. is accused of hitting and killing... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rowan County little league team making their third trip to the World SeriesMan arrested in deadly north Charlotte hit-and-runMan arrested in deadly north
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
Man arrested in deadly north Charlotte hit-and-runMan arrested in deadly north Charlotte hit-and-run According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, 18-year-old Leon Lamar Moses Jr. is accused of hitting and killing William James Johnson... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
TSA: Man cited for attempting to bring loaded gun on Charlotte planeMan arrested in fatal north Charlotte hit-and-run involving moped driverMan arr
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
Man arrested in fatal north Charlotte hit-and-run involving moped driverMan arrested in fatal north Charlotte hit-and-run involving moped driver According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, 18-year-old Leon Lamar Moses Jr. is accused of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man arrested in fatal north Charlotte hit-run involving moped driverTSA: Man cited for attempting to bring loaded gun on Charlotte planeTSA: Man ci
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
TSA: Man cited for attempting to bring loaded gun on Charlotte planeTSA: Man cited for attempting to bring loaded gun on Charlotte plane According to the TSA, the incident occurred just after 9 a.m. at Checkpoint D. The spokesperson said the man... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Armed carjackings: A demonstration on what to do from CMPDCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police are putting out a new warning about criminals coming i
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police are putting out a new warning about criminals coming into quiet neighborhoods with guns taking people's cars by force. This is a big deal because it's a crime that could happen anywhere at anytime to anyone. "One guy came... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Police suspend search for carjacking suspect believed to have drowned in creekwas like a quick drop, so he went straight down, and we believe he did go into
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
was like a quick drop, so he went straight down, and we believe he did go into the water,” says Major Gerald Smith with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department. It all started on the 2200 block of Park in Dilworth Monday night. Police say two... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Gov. Cooper calls for removal of Confederate monuments on state propertyto give her back.A bat in the kitchen put their puppy in lockup. Now they want
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
to give her back.A bat in the kitchen put their puppy in lockup. Now they want a judge to give her back. That’s the plea a Charlotte-area couple will make to a judge Wednesday, arguing that Mecklenburg officials wrongly placed their puppy under... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Salisbury man wanted in connection to homicideCooper released an op-ed Tuesday afternoon where he calls for the removal of al
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
Cooper released an op-ed Tuesday afternoon where he calls for the removal of all Confederate monuments on state property. Charlotte man wanted for fraudCharlotte man wanted for fraud Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department The man is... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Teen found after being reported missing in Ablemarleto give her back.A bat in the kitchen put their puppy in lockup. Now they want
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
to give her back.A bat in the kitchen put their puppy in lockup. Now they want a judge to give her back. That’s the plea a Charlotte-area couple will make to a judge Wednesday, arguing that Mecklenburg officials wrongly placed their puppy under... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte man wanted for fraudin the kitchen put their puppy in lockup. Now they want a judge to give her bac
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
in the kitchen put their puppy in lockup. Now they want a judge to give her back. Source: Courtesy of Angela Munson to the Charlotte Observer That’s the plea a Charlotte-area couple will make to a judge Wednesday, arguing that Mecklenburg... Read more
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The News & Observer
He was one of the best homicide detectives in NC. Now he has his own true crime TV show'I Am Homicide': ID true crime's Det. Garry McFadden of Charlotte PD | News & O
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
'I Am Homicide': ID true crime's Det. Garry McFadden of Charlotte PD | News & Observer It's must read television! Detective Garry McFadden has investigated more than 800 homicides in his nearly 35 years working for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Sex offender accused of masturbating in park blames groundhogneed to knowPGA Championship: What you need to know Tens of thousands of peopl
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
need to knowPGA Championship: What you need to know Tens of thousands of people from all around the world will converge on Charlotte to watch the world's best players. Tens of thousands of people from all around the world will converge on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Rowan girls go 3-0 in World Series with win over Delawareneed to knowPGA Championship: What you need to know Tens of thousands of peopl
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
need to knowPGA Championship: What you need to know Tens of thousands of people from all around the world will converge on Charlotte to watch the world's best players. Tens of thousands of people from all around the world will converge on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Look at this boy play golf with his custom-made crutch!Uptick in counterfeit cash being passed in Charlotte areaUptick in counterfeit
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
Uptick in counterfeit cash being passed in Charlotte areaUptick in counterfeit cash being passed in Charlotte area We pulled at least five reports from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department claiming fraudulent payments at area gas stations,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Uptick in counterfeit cash being passed in Charlotte areaThere's been an uptick in counterfeit cash being passed around Charlotte in rec
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
There's been an uptick in counterfeit cash being passed around Charlotte in recent weeks. We pulled at least five reports from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department claiming fraudulent payments at area gas stations, grocery stores, and... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Fire rips through roof of Huntersville homeCharlotte School of Law's license to operate expiresCharlotte School of Law's l
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
Charlotte School of Law's license to operate expiresCharlotte School of Law's license to operate expires (Source: The Charlotte Observer/File) The school failed to meet requirements set out by the UNC Board of Governors in June to continue... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte School of Law's license to operate expires (Source: The Charlotte Observer/File) The school failed to meet requirements
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
(Source: The Charlotte Observer/File) The school failed to meet requirements set out by the UNC Board of Governors in June to continue... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Safety concerns in South End after recent shootingsa week to happen near the Midnight Diner. Police say some sort of argument led
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
a week to happen near the Midnight Diner. Police say some sort of argument led up to the shooting. It comes a day after the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department discussed preventing crime in the area. Overnight, the popular South End area was... Read more
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NBC News
Split review board won't challenge Keith Lamont Scott shooting findingCHARLOTTE, N.C. — A split review board announced Thursday that it won't challen
NBC News / Posted 11 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A split review board announced Thursday that it won't challenge a police department's finding that its officer was justified in shooting a black man last year in North Carolina's largest city. The Citizens Review Board split 4-4... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Review board splits on fatal police shootingCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on a citizens review board hearing into the d
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on a citizens review board hearing into the decision by a North Carolina police chief that his officer's fatal shooting of an armed black man was justified (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A citizens review board won't... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Review board splits on fatal police shootingCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on a citizens review board hearing into the d
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 11 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on a citizens review board hearing into the decision by a North Carolina police chief that his officer's fatal shooting of an armed black man was justified (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A citizens review board won't... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Review board splits on fatal police shootingCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a citizens review board hearing into the d
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on a citizens review board hearing into the decision by a North Carolina police chief that his officer's fatal shooting of an armed black man was justified (all times local): 2:45 p.m. A citizens review board won't... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Tour bus gets stuck at Woodlawn Road Bojangles, blocks one laneE Woodlawn Road, blocking one lane. It happened around 5:24 a.m. in the 200 bl
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
E Woodlawn Road, blocking one lane. It happened around 5:24 a.m. in the 200 block of E Woodlawn Road, blocking one lane. Charlotte man wanted for several crimesCharlotte man wanted for several crimes Clark (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man shot, injured after fight in South EndE Woodlawn Road, blocking one lane. It happened around 5:24 a.m. in the 200 bl
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
E Woodlawn Road, blocking one lane. It happened around 5:24 a.m. in the 200 block of E Woodlawn Road, blocking one lane. Charlotte man wanted for several crimesCharlotte man wanted for several crimes Clark (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
No policy in place for CMS teachers, students out-of-school accessCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department confirmed to Channel
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department confirmed to Channel 9 that more accusers have come forward with claims of inappropriate contact from a CMS teacher. Taji Brown is charged with sexually-abusing two boys while at his home... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Photos released of man, vehicle wanted in shooting outside Midnight DinerMarie Calabro is already teaching students at one of the four CMS schools that
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
Marie Calabro is already teaching students at one of the four CMS schools that opened in July. (Ann Doss Helms | The Charlotte Observer) The Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board Tuesday celebrated a budget that includes raises for its more... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Teacher abused boys during summer camp at his homeCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina elementary school teacher who authoriti
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina elementary school teacher who authorities say abused children enrolled in an overnight summer camp run from his home has been arrested. News outlets report 29-year-old Taji Brown was arrested Tuesday and... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Teacher abused boys during summer camp at his homeCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina elementary school teacher who authoriti
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina elementary school teacher who authorities say abused children enrolled in an overnight summer camp run from his home has been arrested. News outlets report 29-year-old Taji Brown was arrested Tuesday and... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Teacher abused boys during summer camp at his homeCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina elementary school teacher who authoriti
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina elementary school teacher who authorities say abused children enrolled in an overnight summer camp run from his home has been arrested. News outlets report 29-year-old Taji Brown was arrested Tuesday and... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Local walmart shopper beaten with metal weapon, seriously injuredBoulevard in the middle of the afternoon. The brutal robbery is highlighting th
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
Boulevard in the middle of the afternoon. The brutal robbery is highlighting the need to fight crime at local stores. The Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department says Walmart stores in the city takes five of the top 15 addresses for calls for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Board opens 2nd hearing in fatal police shootingCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on a citizens review of the shooting of a bla
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Latest on a citizens review of the shooting of a black man by a North Carolina police officer (all times local): 9:45 a.m. A citizens review board looking into the 2016 shooting of a black man by a North Carolina police... Read more
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