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Mary Peele

RALEIGH, N.C. -A Raleigh mother is facing child abuse charges after police said she bit and broke her 16-week-old’s ribs. Police were notified of the incident when the baby was hospitalized on July 19 at WakeMed. Police have charged Mary …Read More

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Sam Clonts

MINT HILL, N.C. — Police have made an arrest in a late Monday night shooting in Mint Hill. Mint Hill police charged Sam Babb Clonts with assault with a deadly weapon and intent to kill inflicting serious injury. Clonts shot …Read More

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CMPD Officer Assaulted, Dragged By Vehicle

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is investigating an alleged assault on an officer. Tuesday afternoon near the intersection of West Sugar Creek Road and Reagan Drive, police say an officer was assaulted, sustaining non-life threatening injuries. According to …Read More

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Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 07-29-2014

Name ERIC ELIAS NUNEZ Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 06/06/1992 Height 5’4″ Weight 150 Arrest Date Time 2014-07-29 00:18:00 Court Case 5902014021451 Charge Description FAIL PROVIDE PROOF FARE PAY Bond Amount 500.00 Name DEONDRE HILL Arrest Type Felony DOB 06/17/1998 Height …Read More

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Maggie Daniels

NEWTON, N.C. — Investigators announced they served two search warrants at the apartment building where a Newton guidance counselor was murdered. They haven’t released any details regarding the warrants. They were served over the weekend. it’s been a month since …Read More

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Darrell Atwell

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — Police arrested teenagers after a series of car break-ins around Rowan County. Incidents were reported in China Grove, Landis and Enochville over the last several months. An investigation helped the sheriff’s office identify Darryl Atwell and …Read More

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Body Found On Side Of Wendover Road; Police Investigating

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A body of a man was found near Independence Boulevard and Wendover Road on Monday morning. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were on the scene after a passerby found the body. Police said foul play was not suspected, but officials were …Read More

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2 Men On The Run After Shooting Man To Death

WADESBORO, N.C. - A homicide investigation is underway in Anson County after a man was found dead early Monday morning. Deputies are investigating at a home in Wadesboro along the 1000-block of Highway 52 North. This is near the Walmart along …Read More

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Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 07-28-2014

Name MARTINA MARGIE SWINSON Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 12/09/1989 Height 5’3″ Weight 130 Arrest Date Time 2014-07-28 01:41:00 Court Case 5902014229852 Charge Description SIMPLE ASSAULT Bond Amount   Name MARCOS ANTONIO TAVAREZ Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 06/13/1991 Height 5’7″ Weight …Read More

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Teen, Juvenile Arrested, Another Teen Sought In YMCA Shooting

KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Two people were arrested and a third is being sought after an 18-year-old man was shot in the abdomen at the Kings Mountain YMCA. Police say the incident happened Wednesday around 9:10 p.m. The victim, later identified …Read More

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Connie Jo Penland

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — State troopers arrested a Gastonia woman after she crashed her car into the South Fork River while her children were in the back seat. Connie Jo Penland, 26, was impaired when she failed to stop at the …Read More

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Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 07-27-2014

Name TERRENCE TERRILL PONTOON Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 03/03/1983 Height 6’3″ Weight 240 Arrest Date Time 2014-07-27 00:58:00 Court Case 1202013712742 Charge Description VIOLATION OF COURT ORDER Bond Amount 2000.00 Name JEFFERY MICHAEL SEVACKO Arrest Type Traffic DOB 09/20/1960 Height …Read More

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