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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsa small laceration on her hand. She was taken to the city jail. Christopher L.
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
a small laceration on her hand. She was taken to the city jail. Christopher L. Thomas, 40, of Lakewood was charged on a New York state parole warrant and second-degree obstructing governmental administration. On Wednesday, at 8:01 p.m., police... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
FOUND: 15-old reported missing by grandparents locatedOfficials with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday missin
FOUND: 15-old reported missing by grandparents located
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
Officials with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday missing 15-year-old Taylor Andrew Reberry had been located. According to the sheriff's office, Reberry's grandparents reported he was missing around 1:30 a.m. Friday. They say... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
MISSING: Grandparents report missing 15-oldDetectives with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office are asking for the publ
MISSING: Grandparents report missing 15-old
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
Detectives with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office are asking for the public's help in locating a missing teen. According to the sheriff's office, 15-year-old Taylor Andrew Reberry's grandparents reported he was missing around 1:30 a.m. Friday.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Police need assistance identifying man at Carolina Beach State Park25 and 35 years old was found in the Cape Fear River by two fisherman and after
Police need assistance identifying man at Carolina Beach State Park
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
25 and 35 years old was found in the Cape Fear River by two fisherman and after an investigation, detectives with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office said there were no signs of foul play. Officers believe the body was in the water for... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
SKETCH: Detectives need help identifying drowning victimThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help identifying a m
SKETCH: Detectives need help identifying drowning victim
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help identifying a man who drowned in the Cape Fear River earlier this month. According to a news release, two fishermen discovered the body of a Hispanic male near a boat ramp at Carolina... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Driver killed in accident involving 18-wheeler; charges pendingit appears the passenger was asleep before the wreck because the seat was laid
Driver killed in accident involving 18-wheeler; charges pending
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
it appears the passenger was asleep before the wreck because the seat was laid all the way back. The passenger was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center to be treated. Williams said is does not appear the vehicle was speeding, however there... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Person killed in accident involving 18-wheeler on Hwy 176 a.m. on Highway 17 near Galloway Road in Bolivia. Dispatchers say the other
Person killed in accident involving 18-wheeler on Hwy 17
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
6 a.m. on Highway 17 near Galloway Road in Bolivia. Dispatchers say the other person in the vehicle was being taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center by EMS. The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office posted to their Facebook page that lanes... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Local leaders speak out against WPD Chief's commentsDepartment Chief Ralph Evangelous’s comments today regarding two murders within
Local leaders speak out against WPD Chief's comments
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
Department Chief Ralph Evangelous’s comments today regarding two murders within the last 72 hours.“God forbid there be an officer involved in this situation,” said Evangelous. “There’d be protests—where are the protests?”That’s the statement Sonya... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington Green organizing gardensPascal, who coordinates the Wilmington office of Interfaith Refugee Ministries,
Wilmington Green organizing gardens
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
Pascal, who coordinates the Wilmington office of Interfaith Refugee Ministries, knew the garden would be popular with Burmese refugees who live near Devon Park United Methodist Church. Wilmington Green installed 20 gardening beds on the church... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsUpon arrival, police observed a man and a woman exit a vehicle nearby that were
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Upon arrival, police observed a man and a woman exit a vehicle nearby that were reportedly behind the original complaint. Officers advised the man to stop and he allegedly refused. It is alleged that the man entered the 337 E. Fifth St. residence... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Police blotter - Aug. 6-12

The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Depart

Police blotter - Aug. 6-12
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago

The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Department and New Hanover County Sheriff's Office from Aug. 6-12:

THURSDAY, AUG. 6

Property damage – 2:50 a.m., 723 S. 12th St.

Property damage – 5:30 a.m.,... Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
Drug dealer gets at least 12 years in prisonpossession of marijuana and a separate conviction of having attained the status
Drug dealer gets at least 12 years in prison
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
possession of marijuana and a separate conviction of having attained the status of a habitual felon, according to a news release from the New Hanover County District Attorney's Office. Rogers was present for the first day of jury selection,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsunaware that he left the residence. Colvin will appear in Ellicott Court at a l
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
unaware that he left the residence. Colvin will appear in Ellicott Court at a later date. CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE HANOVER - Edwin R. Diaz-Garcia, 32, of Buffalo was charged Sunday with felony driving while... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Former prosecutor writing book about Robert DurstAttorney Jeanine Pirro. Pirro, rebounding from her recent personal and politica
Former prosecutor writing book about Robert Durst
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Attorney Jeanine Pirro. Pirro, rebounding from her recent personal and political problems, is becoming a judge - on a new court-type TV show that plans to make use of her considerable "life experience." The CW Network announced Monday, May 5,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Rowdiness at the boat rampfrom “Caddyshack” might be a better example. Such is the case at Trails End Pa
Rowdiness at the boat ramp
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 15 days ago
from “Caddyshack” might be a better example. Such is the case at Trails End Park near Whiskey Creek, where New Hanover County opened a boat ramp in 2010. Since then, Trails End Road residents and folks at Masonboro Yacht Club have... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Locals call for more policing at Trails End boat rampmanager David Christopher remembers a time -- before 2010 and the arrival of th
Locals call for more policing at Trails End boat ramp
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 16 days ago
manager David Christopher remembers a time -- before 2010 and the arrival of the Trails End Park boat ramp, operated by the New Hanover County Parks and Gardens Department -- when the neighborhood was quiet, peaceful and beautiful. "We didn't have... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New Hanover sheriff's office noted for best practicesinteragency cooperation and coordination; and increase community and staff conf
New Hanover sheriff's office noted for best practices
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 17 days ago
interagency cooperation and coordination; and increase community and staff confidence in the agency, according to a news release. “It is very gratifying to have an outside, independent commission examine our agency and agree that we are... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NHC Sheriff's Office meets gold standards to receive national accreditationNew Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon announced Monday morning the sheriff's of
NHC Sheriff's Office meets gold standards to receive national accreditation
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon announced Monday morning the sheriff's office has been accredited by Commission for the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) for three years. “This accreditation program provides public safety... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
NHC Sheriff's Office meets gold standards to receive accreditationNew Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon announced Monday morning the sheriff's of
NHC Sheriff's Office meets gold standards to receive accreditation
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 17 days ago
New Hanover County Sheriff Ed McMahon announced Monday morning the sheriff's office has been accredited by Commission for the Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) for three years. “This accreditation program provides public safety... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sheriff's office identifies trio wanted in grocery store assaultThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office has identified three people wanted in c
Sheriff's office identifies trio wanted in grocery store assault
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office has identified three people wanted in connection to an assault at a grocery store in Wilmington earlier this week. According to a news release, the assault took place at the Food Lion located in the 6400 block... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sheriff's office needs help identifying trio wanted in grocery store assaultThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in iden
Sheriff's office needs help identifying trio wanted in grocery store assault
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying three people wanted in connection to an assault at a grocery store in Wilmington earlier this week. According to a news release, the assault took place at the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Sheriff's office needs help identifying trio wanted in grocery story assaultThe New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in iden
Sheriff's office needs help identifying trio wanted in grocery story assault
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying three people wanted in connection to an assault at a grocery store in Wilmington earlier this week. According to a news release, the assault took place at the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New Hanover sheriff's officer faces new drug chargesJoseph Leblanc, 43, made a brief video appearance in New Hanover County Distric
New Hanover sheriff's officer faces new drug charges
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 21 days ago
Joseph Leblanc, 43, made a brief video appearance in New Hanover County District Court where he waived his right to court-appointed counsel. According to the New Hanover County Disrrict Attorney's Office, Leblanc is charged with trafficking... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Former NHC lieutenant back in court for drug-related chargesA former New Hanover County lieutenant is expected to be in court again Monday
Former NHC lieutenant back in court for drug-related charges
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 21 days ago
A former New Hanover County lieutenant is expected to be in court again Monday for new drug-related charges. According to the District Attorney's Office, former Lt. Joseph LeBlanc is slated to be in court Thursday at 2 p.m. for trafficking marijuana... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Crooks targeting car batteries in Hanover CountyForget change and chargers, crooks in Hanover County are looking for something
Crooks targeting car batteries in Hanover County
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 24 days ago
Forget change and chargers, crooks in Hanover County are looking for something new when they’re breaking into vehicles. It happened overnight Sunday into Monday, in the Dogwood Knoll neighborhood in Mechanicsville. Three different victims report... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Police blotter - July 23-29

The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Depart

Police blotter - July 23-29
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 26 days ago

The following is a sampling of reports taken by the Wilmington Police Department and New Hanover County Sheriff's Office from July 23-29:

THURSDAY, JULY 23

Fire of... Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
Fine reduced in case involving Champions resident deathThe aide backed Flaugher to his bed, sat him down and pulled away from his gras
Fine reduced in case involving Champions resident death
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
The aide backed Flaugher to his bed, sat him down and pulled away from his grasp. Champions staff called 911. EMS and New Hanover County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to the scene. EMS administered medicine to calm Flaugher. A sheriff's... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Witness in spice case beatenAbdallah, 22, is also charged with kidnapping, assault inflicting serious injur
Witness in spice case beaten
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 28 days ago
Abdallah, 22, is also charged with kidnapping, assault inflicting serious injury and intimidating a witness. According to New Hanover County Sheriff's Office Lt. Jerry Brewer, on July 24 investigators simultaneously raided 777 Tobacco Outlet on... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hillcrest community hosts Youth Extravaganzasummer is important. Today, the Hillcrest Community came together for a Youth E
Hillcrest community hosts Youth Extravaganza
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 28 days ago
summer is important. Today, the Hillcrest Community came together for a Youth Extravaganza. A collaboration between, The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, and other youth focused organizations, the goal is... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Law enforcement warns parents about predators using apps to target childrenaccess to potentially dangerous apps that predators could be using to prey on y
Law enforcement warns parents about predators using apps to target children
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
access to potentially dangerous apps that predators could be using to prey on your child. Lieutenant Jerry Brewer with New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says the threat is all too real. "Go ahead and assume the predators are in your home,"... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
2 men arrested for assaulting witness in drug caseTwo men were arrested after allegedly assaulting a witness involved in a spice
2 men arrested for assaulting witness in drug case
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 29 days ago
Two men were arrested after allegedly assaulting a witness involved in a spice raid by New Hanover County deputies last week. According to arrest warrants, Fadi Mohammad Abdallah, 22, and Nasir Nael Husein, 27, are accused of assaulting a witness... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Authorities seize over 3,000 bags of heroin during drug bustWilmington man is behind bars after authorities confiscated over 3,200 bags of
Authorities seize over 3,000 bags of heroin during drug bust
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 30 days ago
Wilmington man is behind bars after authorities confiscated over 3,200 bags of heroin during a drug bust. According to a news release, Antonio Quintez Walker, 25, was arrested on Monday at the conclusion of a two-month investigation by the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
PHOTOS: Man accused of using stolen credit cards at WalmartDeputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office are searching for a man w
PHOTOS: Man accused of using stolen credit cards at Walmart
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 30 days ago
Deputies with the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office are searching for a man who is accused of using stolen credit cards to make several purchases. Authorities released surveillance images of the man after he allegedly used the cards at both... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Suspect charged for stabbing man repeatedly with ink penEmergency officials responded to a stabbing in New Hanover County Saturday even
Suspect charged for stabbing man repeatedly with ink pen
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted a month ago
Emergency officials responded to a stabbing in New Hanover County Saturday evening just before 8 p.m. New Hanover County Sheriff's Office officials say two men got into an argument at the boat ramp at the end of Trail's End Road. Officials say... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Alert issued for missing Wilmington man75, who was last seen at 5629 Carolina Beach Road, possibly heading towards Pea
Alert issued for missing Wilmington man
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
75, who was last seen at 5629 Carolina Beach Road, possibly heading towards Pea Ridge Road in Morganton, according to a news release. Patrum was last seen wearing a gray T-shirt, light tan shorts and wears glasses. He is described as white,... Read more
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