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    Identities of Davidson Co. deputy, ‘mentally ill’ victim in fatal shooting released

    IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — The identities of a Davidson County Sheriff’s deputy and the victim who were involved in an officer-involved shooting that resulted in the death of a mentally ill person have both been identified. According to a release, Sgt. Scott Culler has been identified as the deputy involved in the incident. It was reported that Culler, a 20-year law enforcement veteran, was transporting the mentally ill patient by court order to Frye Regional Hospital in Hickory. The patient was identified as 41-year-old Adam […]

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    Man selling items on Craigslist assaulted, robbed in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A man was assaulted and robbed when he arranged a meeting to make a sale through Craigslist Tuesday evening in Greensboro. Police responded to the robbery at the Choice Extended Stay on Seneca Road around 6:43 p.m. The victim told police he met with two people to sell items he had listed on Craigslist. One of the suspects assaulted the victim and took the items. Both suspects left in a green Jeep Cherokee. The first suspect was a dark-complexioned black-male, […]

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    Woman stabbed to death in Randolph County identified

    TRINITY, N.C. — Randolph County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating after a woman was found stabbed to death in her Trinity home early Tuesday morning. Deputies say neighbors called 911 after they found the woman’s body just after 2 a.m. inside a mobile home at 964 Loflin Hill Road, Lot 24. The woman has been identified as Tammy Sellers Holland of the same residence where she reportedly lived alone. The  neighbors say they went to check on Holland Monday after noticing her car was still in the driveway when she […]

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    Two arrested after armed robbery in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Two men were apprehended following an armed robbery at a Greensboro business Sunday afternoon. Officers responded to Walgreens at 2001 E. Market St. around 2 p.m. Employees say a suspect walked inside and demanded money by implying that he had a handgun. After receiving an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled the store to a waiting vehicle being driven by a woman. Two suspects were taken into custody around 3:45 p.m. that same day. Ronald Eugene […]

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    Autopsy report reveals Bianca Tanner died of ‘undetermined trauma’

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Bianca Tanner, a former Guilford County teacher who was murdered in Charlotte, died of an “undetermined trauma,” according to an autopsy report released Friday by the N.C. Medical Examiner’s Office. Tanner, 31, was last seen alive on June 7 after a fight with her boyfriend Angelo Grayson Smith Jr. at their Charlotte apartment. Smith reported her missing 12 hours later. Tanner’s 3-year-old son, Jarrod Tanner, told police Smith had beaten his mother before she left, court documents stated. […]

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    Victims in Greensboro double shooting identified

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The two men injured in Thursday night’s double shooting in Greensboro have been identified. Police responded to the area of 716 Marsh St., around 6:47 p.m. to a report of shots fired. Dawayne Lamont Hill, 24, and Dante Rayshon Goins, 22, both of 1200 Orchard St., were found with multiple gunshot wounds. Goins remains in critical condition, according to officials. Hill’s wound is considered non-life threatening. He remains hospitalized in stable condition. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with […]

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    13-year-old shot in Winston-Salem home invasion

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A 13-year-old boy is recovering after being shot during a home invasion in Winston-Salem late Wednesday evening. Police responded to the shooting at a residence on East Fourth Street just before midnight. The boy’s stepfather told FOX8’s Michael Spears that he was asleep with the boy’s mother when they heard glass breaking inside the house. When they went to investigate, they saw three men in ski masks and the 13-year-old was face down on the floor. “We […]

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    Man shot, killed in Reidsville home identified

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. — A man shot multiple times inside a Reidsville home Wednesday morning has died, according to police. Police responded to a residence on Circle Drive around 8:20 a.m. where they found man in his 20s suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was later identified as Patrick Simmons, 24, of Reidsville. Two other young adults were inside sleeping at the time of the shooting, police say. Simmons was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead. Officials say Simmons and the shooter probably knew each other. […]

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    Man charged for making false bomb threat in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man has been charged after police say he made a false bomb threat Tuesday evening which led to the evacuation of the Winston-Salem Rescue Mission. Police responded to the bomb threat report around 6:42 p.m. at the mission on North Trade Street. Rescue Mission employees partially evacuated the facility and the surrounding streets were blocked while the incident was investigated. No suspicious items were located and all occupants were allowed back into the building. Dwight Salter was identified as the […]

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    Third suspect arrested in Spencer double homicide

    SPENCER, N.C. — A third person has been arrested in connection with a double homicide in Spencer on Oct. 8. Officers responded to the 600 block of Fifth Street around 10 p.m. and found two men dead inside. A witness in the home reported that three guys in gorilla masks burst into the house and held them at gunpoint. Tony Walker, 29, James Walker, 43, were shot and killed during the home invasion. Police first arrested Kenneth Wayne Abel Jr. and […]

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    House explosion under investigation in Reidsville

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. — The Rockingham Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a house exploded in Reidsville Monday evening. The house was located at 1699 Highway 158 East, Reidsville. Crews were dispatched at 8:39 p.m. No injuries were reported. The Yanceyville Road Fire Department arrived on scene to find windows in the highway and debris approximately 100 feet in all directions from the house. The house was completely leveled. Fire Marshal Robert Cardwell said the house had been vacant, but all utilities were active inside the structure. During a […]

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    15-year-old charged with murdering 75-year-old grandfather in Kernersville

    FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — A 15-year-old boy is accused of killing a 75-year-old man in Kernersville. Forsyth County Sheriff’s deputies responded to 1526 Greenview Drive just before 10 a.m. Sunday. They found the body of 75-year-old Clarence Nelson Parrish near the edge of the woods, not far from his driveway. Family friends and multiple other sources close to the investigation tell FOX8 the boy in custody is Parrish’s own grandson. According to tax records, Parrish owns the 60 acre area […]


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