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Contact: Sarah.Krueger@wghp.com

Sarah joined the Fox 8 News team in June 2014. She’s a general assignment reporter who also shoots, writes and edits her own pieces. She loves getting to see her stories through from beginning to end every day, and meet lots of viewers along the way!

She comes to the Triad after living in New York City, where she worked for News 12. She reported on the U.S.’s most diverse area — the Bronx — where she covered everything from crime and politics to Superstorm Sandy, which hit NYC just a couple months after she started.

Sarah is originally from New Braunfels, Texas, although she spent much of her childhood living in Burundi and Botswana, Africa and England.
Sarah is thrilled to be in North Carolina and feels right at home in the Tar Heel state. She’s an alumna of Duke University, where she majored in Spanish and International Relations, with a journalism minor. Plus, her in-laws live all over the Triad!

When she’s not working, Sarah loves to cook, enjoy NC’s beautiful mountains and beaches, and hang out with her friends and her husband, a Greensboro native. She also volunteers as a journalism mentor and alumni interviewer for Duke, and serves as a foster mom for abused and neglected dogs.

If you see Sarah out and about, please stop and say hello!


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    Body camera discussion dominates Greensboro City Council meeting

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Advocates for the release of body camera video filled Greensboro City Council chambers Tuesday night. Many of those advocates came with the family of Chieu Vo, a woman shot and killed by Greensboro police in 2014. The council meeting coincided with the day the Vo family was permitted to see the body camera video of Chieu’s shooting for the first time. Tin Nguyen, attorney for the Vo family, viewed the video privately with Chieu’s family. “We thought […]

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    ‘He didn’t deserve to die’: Family of man shot by bondsmen calls fatal shooting unjustified

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — The family of a man shot and killed by bondsmen Thursday night in Davidson County said they don’t believe he deserved to die. Charles and Evelyn Holmes, the grandparents of 37-year-old Danny Wayne Holmes, said they don’t believe bondsmen needed to fatally injure their grandson. “I think it’s wrong,” Evelyn said. “I don’t think he deserved it. They killed him. Don’t you think that’s wrong? I do.” Davidson County Sheriff David Grice said Holmes was killed […]

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    Davidson County man killed in shootout with bondsmen

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — A group of bondsmen attempting to take a man into custody for missing court ended up shooting and killing him, according to Davidson County Sheriff David Grice. Grice said nine bondsmen went to the home of Danny Wayne Holmes, 37, off of Enterprise Drive in Arcadia. Bondsmen told deputies that Holmes fired at them, so at least five of them returned fire, killing Holmes. Witnesses nearby, like Brian and Renee Pickett, reported hearing more than 20 […]

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    Shots fired into 4 Burlington homes

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — In a 12-hour period, police said four homes in Burlington were shot into. That means this week alone contributed more than a third of the city’s shooting into houses this year. Burlington Asst. Chief of Police Chris Verdeck said the first shootings happened next door to each other on Foster Street around 7:30 Wednesday night. They continued — one on North Anthony Street and one on Fulton Street, ending at 7:30 in the morning Thursday. Verdeck said […]

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    ‘People should help people’: Stranger steps in to stop attempted robbery in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Bobby Whiteman drives to downtown Greensboro every day to work his construction job. But Tuesday, he saw his job as more than just construction. Whiteman said he left his job site on East Lewis Street around 3:30 p.m. to grab a tool from his car in the parking lot. “I heard some guys yelling,” he said. “I turned around, and a guy was pulling at her purse. And then he punched her.” Whiteman said he saw a […]

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    Father ‘turned into a superhero’ after bullets hit Burlington home with kids inside, mother says

    BURLINGTON, N.C. — Shots hit a Burlington home Monday morning, but Burlington police said the shooters had the wrong house. Police believe the suspects did have a particular target in mind. But instead, the current tenants of the Stokes Street home were a 2-week-old, a 3-year-old and their parents. “It was very, very cowardly for someone to shoot into the house without knowing who’s there,” resident Alexia Wilson said. “Or knowing if a child was there. I’m pretty sure [the […]

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    Spike in yard equipment thefts in Alamance County

    MEBANE, N.C. — Ten victims in only two weeks. The Alamance County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a spike in thefts of yard equipment. ACSO Public Information Officer Randy Jones said the department received 10 reports in the last two weeks, just for southern Alamance County. One of those victims is Christy Winther, who lives in her childhood home on Dodson Road in Mebane. “I don’t feel so safe now,” she said. “Because I feel like if someone is brave enough […]

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    Police look for suspects after college students robbed at gunpoint

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – More than 10 college students were robbed at gunpoint in less than a month, all on or near local college campuses. Greensboro Police Sgt. Brian Williamson said now — they may have put a stop to the spree. Sunday, Williamson said Greensboro Police arrested five suspects connected to the crimes. All the suspects are under 20 and all are from Winston-Salem. Williamson said the only crime on any of their records prior to this was shoplifting. Brian […]

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    Man found with missing Randolph County teen faces charges

    ASHEBORO, N.C. — A missing Randolph County teen was found safe Tuesday evening and the man with whom she was staying has been charged. Eric Lee Greeson, 58, of Julian, was charged with felonious restraint. Lt. Brian Maness with the Internet Crimes Against Children unit of the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office said his team is still investigating how Greeson knew the 13-year-old and why she was at his home. The girl was missing four days. Maness said she sent a […]

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    Neighbors on edge after 70-year-old man attacked, robbed in Madison home

    MADISON, N.C. — A 70-year-old man was attacked and robbed in his own home Sunday night, according to Rockingham County sheriff’s deputies. Officials said two women knocked on the door of his Madison home asking to borrow a phone. When he let them in, two other men rushed in, and deputies say the group attacked and robbed the victim of $350. Nearby neighbors said it’s given them a heightened sense of fear. “Gives me a weird feeling, especially since I […]

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    Trash piles high at Greensboro apartment complex

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The list of complaints for residents at Ashleigh Park apartments in Greensboro is piling up, as their trash dumpsters on site pile even higher. “It makes you nauseous to the stomach,” said resident Samantha Vizcarrondo. “I work two jobs. When I get to my home, I’d rather not be afraid that something’s going to jump out at me while I take out the trash.” Residents of the apartment complex said the same problem occurs every few months […]

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    Greensboro tent camp residents pack their bags — with nowhere to go

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — People living in a Greensboro tent camp off of Murrow Boulevard packed their bags Friday — but not by choice. Back in January, the camp’s residents were told they needed to vacate the property by April 18, per the wishes of the property owner. Many of the residents had called the camp home for years. With the deadline just a few days away, the Interactive Resource Center, a nonprofit that helps the homeless, is helping a few people move […]

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