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    Thomasville man gets $2 million bond for sex charges involving children

    THOMASVILLE, N.C. — A Thomasville man was placed in jail under a $2 million secured bond and faces multiple sex charges involving minors. Jonathan Alan Weaver, 24, of 105 Cannon St., is charged with seven counts of felony second degree sexual exploitation of a minor. Police stated in the arrest warrants that Weaver distributed and solicited unknown internet users with material containing a visual representation of minors. The court documents stated the sexual activity involved young children and adults. Weaver is in […]

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    80-year-old Winston-Salem man accused of molesting two young girls

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem man has been charged after police say he molested two young girls in his family over the past year. Billy Ray Brown, 80, of 2720 Lance Drive, Winston-Salem, is accused of molesting a 7-year-old and 12-year-old over the past year in both Winston-Salem and New Oxford, Penn. A joint investigation between the Pennsylvania State Police and Winston-Salem Police was launched. Brown was charged with 14 separate sex offenses in Pennsylvania. A fugitive warrant was issued by […]

  • Jessica Carol Cullbreth and James Eddie Pulley

    Couple accused of robbing NC church day after being helped

    BOONE, N.C. — A couple in Boone was arrested after police say they robbed the same church that helped feed them a day earlier. Police say Jessica Carol Cullbreth, 26, and James Eddie Pulley, 30, approached Alliance Bible Fellowship on July 30 claiming to be “in dire need of assistance.” The church provided them with food, gas and school supplies for their children. A day later, the church was broken into and $1,000 worth of power equipment was stolen. The stolen property was […]

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    Winston-Salem gas station robbed twice in one month, clerk assaulted

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — For the second time in less than a month, a BP station on Peters Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem has been robbed. Police say someone entered the Peters Creek BP station around 2:03 a.m. pointed a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. After the suspect was given an undisclosed amount of cash, police say the suspect assaulted the clerk then fled the area. The clerk was treated at the scene for minor injuries. Last month, police say […]

  • Lorie Ann Hill

    Teacher arrested after showing up for first day of work drunk and not wearing pants

    WAGONER, Okla. — A public school teacher was arrested Monday after police say she showed up at school for her first day of work under the influence of alcohol and without her pants. School officials say they found Lorie Ann Hill, 49, in an empty classroom disoriented and without pants. The police were called and Hill was booked into the Wagoner City Jail on a public intoxication complaint. School officials say Hill was just recently hired. Classes are scheduled to start Thursday. Source: Tulsa World

  • Sandy Parsons pleaded not guilty on all fraud charges. (WGHP)

    Adoptive parents of Erica Parsons arraigned in federal court, plead not guilty

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — The adoptive parents of missing Erica Parsons were arraigned in federal court in Greensboro Wednesday and both pleaded not guilty to all fraud charges. Sandy Parsons, 40, and Casey Parsons, 39, were arrested last week, accused of committing tax fraud, mail fraud, theft of government funds, identity theft and engaging in a conspiracy to defraud the government. Sandy and Casey Parsons are the adoptive parents of Erica Parsons, who was reported missing on July 30, 2013 by her adoptive brother. […]

  • Brandon Jawon Pompey (photo from 2010)

    Greensboro man wanted in July 11 fatal shooting arrested in Maryland

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A 26-year-old man wanted in the fatal shooting of another man on July 11 in Greensboro was arrested Tuesday in Maryland, police say. Brandon Jawon Pompey, 26, was arrested shortly after 7 p.m. in Cumberland, Maryland by members of the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force and the Maryland State Police. Pompey is accused of fatally shooting Clarence Eugene Toran, Jr., 24, on July 11, at the Timber Hollow Apartments on Trent Street in Greensboro. His brother, Terence […]

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    Puppy alerts family after bottles filled with gas are set on fire outside W-S home

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A family is hailing their puppy as a hero after her barks alerted them to flames right outside their door early Wednesday morning in Winston-Salem. The family told police they woke up to a fire on the porch outside their home on Harrison Avenue around 2:30 a.m. The mother said it appeared beer bottles had been filled with gas and set on fire. The mother said she poured water on the bottles to put out the flames. Her sons, ages 11 and 15, […]

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    Man shot during drive-by shooting in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — A man was shot as he stood near the front of a home on Phillips Avenue in Greensboro early Wednesday morning. Police responded to the shooting around 2:01 a.m. to find the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. He was transported to the local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The victim told police he was standing inside the home, near the front when several rounds were fired from outside. The suspect was last seen on Phillips Avenue […]

  • Jack Griffin Knight

    Landlord in Stokesdale accused of secretly video taping female tenant

    STOKESDALE, N.C. — A landlord in Stokesdale has been arrested after deputies believe he was secretly video taping a female tenant. Jack Griffin Knight, 73, of 255 Cross Country Chase, Stokesdale, is charged with felonious secret peeping. Investigators believe Knight used hidden cameras to secretly record a woman who was renting the basement apartment in Knight’s home. Knight was placed in the Rockingham County Jail under a $50,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 13. The suspect […]

  • Sharman Howard Odom is a suspect in connection to the homicide of 31-year-old Maggie Daniels.

    Police say NC school counselor Maggie Daniels died of strangulation

    NEWTON, N.C. — Newton Police confirmed Monday that the North Carolina school counselor Maggie Daniels who was found dead in June died of strangulation during a struggle in her apartment. New details were revealed Monday when murder suspect Sharman Odom made his first appearance. Odom, 24, is accused of murdering Newton school counselor Maggie Daniels. The 31-year-old was found dead at her apartment in June. Police arrested Odom in Winston-Salem on Saturday afternoon and charged him with murder. Odom lived […]

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    28-year-old mother killed, multiple children injured in head-on crash in Davidson Co.

    DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. — One woman is dead and an adult and five children are injured after a head-on crash in Davidson County Friday morning. The wreck happened just before 8 a.m. near 3179 Cunningham Road near Thomasville. Troopers say the Ford Explorer was traveling north on Cunningham Road when it crossed the center line and hit another vehicle head on. The rainy weather and the Ford Explorer’s balding tires likely contributed to the accident. Misty Price, 28, who was reportedly not wearing a seat […]

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