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    Snow flurries cover the Triad; send us your snow photos!

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – An early morning flurry on Sunday has treated the area to its first snow of 2016. The National Weather Service said that a combination of rain and snow would become all snow after 10 a.m. and then taper off as the day progressed. Sunday would start out cloudy and gradually warm to a high near 41 degrees, according to NWS. The NWS said that a daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch was possible. If […]

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    Skeletal human remains found in Rowan County

    ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. – The Rowan County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the discovery of human remains by bow hunters Saturday evening. The two hunters told deputies they found the skeletal remains at about 5 p.m. in an area near the intersection of Bringle Ferry Road and River Road. The remains will be sent to the North Carolina State Medical Examiners Office, according to deputies. Deputies said the remains belong to an adult human, but no other details were released. Deputies secured the area […]

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    Fire chief in Ruffin injured in hit-and-run, authorities looking for suspect

    RUFFIN, N.C. – Multiple agencies are searching for the person that hit a fire chief with their car on U.S. 29 Business and then fled the scene Saturday night. Fire Chief Gary Brown with the Ruffin Volunteer Fire Department was assisting a motorist involved in a separate wreck around 8:45 p.m. when he was struck by a car, according officials. Authorities said that the car, described as a gray or silver sedan, accelerated and was last seen heading southbound on U.S. […]

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    Police investigate kidnapping in Winston-Salem

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police are investigating a reported kidnapping from the Brandemere Apartments early Sunday morning. A witness told police that they saw a woman being pulled into a black Toyota Camry by a man on the passenger side of the car. The car was last seen heading toward Bethabara Park Boulevard, according to police. Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at […]

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    Fatal car wreck closes U.S. 29 N. in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, NC – A fatal two car collision in 4700 block closed U.S.29 N. for hours Friday night. Police said that James Ray, 78, of Charlotte, was headed southbound on U.S. 29 around 8 p.m. when he tried to make a left turn onto Anita Lane. Ray failed to yield to oncoming northbound traffic and caused a collision with India Shanice Valentine Robinson, 21, of Martinsville, police said. Police said that both drivers and Portia Bonita Jordan, a passenger in Robinson’s […]

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    Mother of five dead, 2 injured after shooting in Reidsville

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. – Reidsville police are investigating a shooting on Lindsey Street that left one woman dead and two men injured Saturday night. Veronica Broadnax of Reidsville was found fatally shot when officers responded to the 800 block of Lindsey Street, police said. Officers said that two men were also found shot and taken to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries. Neighbors said the victim was a mother of five. There is no suspect information at this time. Reidsville police said […]

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    Greensboro police asks residents to sign pledge, turn in guns

    GREENSBORO, N.C. –Greensboro police are asking residents to show their commitment to safety by signing a Pledge of Non-violence on Saturday. The pledge can be signed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Destiny Christian Center located at 2401 Randleman Road. Police said that anyone 18 years or older can anonymously turn in as many guns as they want at this event. The first 1,000 people to sign the pledge will receive a small gift, according to police. After the […]

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    Jogger beaten and robbed in Greensboro

    GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police are searching for four suspects that robbed and beat a jogger on Rocky Knoll Road Friday night. The victim told officers that he was jogging on Rocky Knoll near Randleman Road when a suspect wearing a ski mask approached him with a handgun. Then three more suspects wearing ski masks exited a black sedan and they all assaulted the victim before leaving with his wallet, police said. Police said that the victim was brought to the hospital by […]

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    Asheboro police investigate shooting on Dunlap Street

    ASHEBORO, N.C. – The Asheboro Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened in the 400 block of Dunlap Street early Saturday morning. Officers found Kalvin Curry, 29,  lying in the roadway with a gunshot wound around 4 a.m., police said. Police said Curry was taken to Randolph Hospital and then airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist Health. Curry’s condition is stable at this time, according to police. The investigation is ongoing.

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    Police investigate shooting at Greensboro Sheetz

    Greensboro, N.C. – A person was hospitalized after being shot at the Sheetz on Wendover Avenue early Sunday morning. Police said they responded to 4319 W. Wendover Avenue around 3:30 a.m. and found a victim of a gunshot wound. The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. The victim has not been identified at this time. There is no suspect information. The investigation is ongoing.

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    Man shot in Greensboro home invasion

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police are searching for suspects who shot a man in his home on Bingham Street early Saturday morning. Marlease Watson, the victim’s girlfriend, told officers that two masked men came into the home armed with a sawed-off shotgun and a handgun. The two men shot the victim and left in an unknown direction, police said. The name of the victim is being withheld by police. There is no word on the condition of the victim at this time. […]

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    Person rescued from flooded road in Rockingham County

    REIDSVILLE, N.C. – Emergency crews rescued a person who was trapped on a flooded road Saturday morning. Around 6:00 am, multiple agencies responded to the 600 block of Wolf Island Road to rescue a person from the top of a vehicle that was stuck in the water. The rescue was successful and no injuries were reported. Wolf Island Road will be closed until further notice. UPDATED Multiple Road Closures due to flooding/high water in Rockingham County. — Rockingham County EM […]