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    Man on moped struck, killed in Whitsett

    WHITSETT, N.C. — A man on a moped died when he was struck by a vehicle early Friday morning in the Whitsett area. The accident happened just before 6 a.m. along Rock Creek Dairy Road. N.C. Highway Patrol troopers say a Jeep Grand Cherokee struck the moped from behind and the driver of the moped hit the windshield of the jeep. The moped ended up underneath the jeep. The man on the moped was pronounced dead at the scene. His identity has not […]

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    Four men wanted in Rockingham Co. for various crimes

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Deputies with the Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office are searching for four men wanted for various crimes including kidnapping, robbery and assault. Charles Lewis Compton, 37, “C-Crup” is wanted for conspiring to commit an armed robbery and two counts of conspiring to commit second degree kidnapping. Percival Maurice Burnett, 33, “P-Diddy” is wanted for armed robbery and two counts of second degree kidnapping. Brent Deangelo Hairston, 23, is wanted for assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury […]

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    Deputies search for missing Rockingham Co. family

    ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, N.C. — Deputies are searching for a missing Rockingham County woman, her 6-month-old child and the child’s father. Kaitlyn Nicole Williams, 19, of 161 Brightwood Road, was last seen by her mother on Friday, July 18 around 8:30 p.m. Williams was headed to a friend’s house and then to the beach but never arrived at the house. Williams is traveling with her 6-month-old daughter and deputies believe they are with the child’s father, 22-year-old Wesley Blake Dillon. Deputies […]

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    7-year-old dies after being shot in Wilson

    WILSON, N.C. — A 7-year-old child is dead after shots were fired at a home in Wilson Wednesday night. Police responded to a residence around 9:51 p.m. in the 400 block of Parkview Street where they found a child had been shot. The 7-year-old, whose name has not been released, died after being taken to Vidant Medical Center for treatment. No other injuries were reported in the shooting. Police did not say if they believe the home where the child was shot was the […]

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    Man hospitalized after being shot in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police are on the scene of a shooting in Greensboro early Wednesday morning where they say a man was shot in the stomach. The shooting happened in the 600 block of Broad Avenue around 2:44 a.m. A man was found with a single gunshot wound to his stomach. He was transported to the local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police say they are looking for three men who fled the area in a silver or grey vehicle. The […]

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    Massive fire heavily damages church in Biscoe

    MONTGOMERY COUNTY, N.C. — A church in Biscoe was heavily damaged by a massive fire early Tuesday morning. Crews responded to the fire around 2 a.m. where smoke and flames were seen billowing out of First Baptist Church of Biscoe. The church is located at 225 East Main Street. Four departments responded to the fire including Biscoe, Troy, Candor and Star. Officials say about 50 percent of the church was damaged by the flames. The church also suffered extensive smoke and water damage. The steeple collapsed into […]

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    NC mother arrested after newborn found buried in backyard

    FRANKLIN COUNTY, N.C. — A mother was arrested Tuesday after her newborn was found buried in her backyard on June 29. WTVD reported that the teen mom had already made bond by Tuesday afternoon. Ashley Marie Reed, 16, is charged with class I felony of concealing the birth of a child. Her father called the sheriff’s office in June saying he found the body of a full-term 8.5 pound baby girl wrapped in a brown bag and buried in a shallow grave […]

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    Man killed after crashing stolen motorcycle in High Point

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — A man riding a stolen motorcycle died Monday night when he crashed the bike into a guardrail in High Point. Police say they arrived on East Kivett Drive around 11:57 p.m. to find Charlie Williams, Jr., 48, dead on the scene, along with a wrecked motorcycle. It was discovered that Williams was driving west on Kivett when he collided with a guardrail between North Hoskins Street and Brentwood Street. Police say the motorcycle was reported stolen in Rockingam County […]

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    17-year-old identified as victim in shooting in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A 17-year-old is dead and two women were taken to the hospital after a shooting in Winston-Salem Sunday evening. The shooting happened around 9:22 p.m. Sunday night in the area of Bloomfield Drive and Junia Avenue, near Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Police say Danny Joe Harris, 17, was found shot to death inside a house at 2051 Bloomfield Drive. Jenisha Shattiera Crawford, 26, was also found with gunshot wounds and was taken to a local hospital […]

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    9-year-old dies after being pulled from pool on July 10 in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A 9-year-old boy has died after being on life support since being pulled from a pool in Winston-Salem on July 10. Winston-Salem police said the child was spotted underwater and not moving at a pool in the Salem Crest Apartments off Ebert Road. A passerby said he pulled the boy from the water and mouth-to-mouth resuscitation was performed. The boy was rushed to the hospital where he remained hospitalized until police say he died early Friday morning. Police […]

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    UPDATE: All four suspects have been arrested in shooting death of Thomasville man

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — All four suspects have been arrested and charged with murder after a man was shot to death outside a home in Thomasville on July 15. Artravis Ned Little, 31, of Thomasville was found fatally shot on Smith Street. Two men and a woman were seen fleeing the scene. A Crime Stoppers tip led police to the arrest of the fourth suspect Friday morning in the 2200 block of Brentwood Street in High Point. Rashan Anthony Mebane, 30, of 1006 Anderson […]

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    Fire reported at Thomasville business containing hazardous materials

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Crews responded to a fire at a warehouse containing potentially explosives materials in Thomasville early Friday morning. Firefighters arrived at Advanced Motorsports Coatings, LLC. just after 5 a.m. The business is located at 17 High Tech Blvd., Thomasville, and was closed for the evening. The fire was contained to the warehouse behind the business. No one was injured. Officials say the sprinkler system was activated, which kept the fire contained. A fire reportedly destroyed the same business 10 years ago […]