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Crowd Gathers in Uptown Charlotte After Ferguson Decision Announced

A group of protesters has gathered in Charlotte’s Madison Park after a decision was made by a Grand Jury to not indict Darren Wilson. Uptown Charlotte’s protest is only one of many others taking place in cities across the nation. …Read More

Gastonia Woman Faces Manslaughter Charge in Child’s Death

Police officers in Gastonia have charged a local woman with manslaughter in the death of her own child. Twenty-five year-old Phoebe Pieper is being charged with involuntary manslaughter. The charge comes three days after her¬†child died at Levine Children’s Hospital …Read More

Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 11-25-2014

Name LERNARD ALFONZO BENNETT Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 01/17/1990 Height 5’2″ Weight 130 Arrest Date Time 2014-11-25 01:23:00 Court Case 5902014239293 Charge Description INJURY TO REAL PROPERTY Bond Amount 1000.00 Name JAWANA PATRIL COLEMAN Arrest Type Traffic DOB 06/22/1973 Height …Read More

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Mt. Holly Police Investigate Fatal Car Accident

Authorities in Mount Holly are investigating a car crash that killed an elderly couple on Monday. Mount Holly Police officers were dispatched to the scene of a car accident on West Charlotte Avenue. The vehicle had come to rest in …Read More

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Cathy Vasser

UNION, S.C. (AP) – Union County sheriff’s deputies say a woman has been arrested after tests show she put flea killer into her mother-in-law’s wine to try to poison her. Investigators told local media outlets that 32-year-old Cathy Vasser was …Read More

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3 Men In Monkey Masks Robbed Statesville Convenience Store

STATESVILLE, N.C. — Statesville police are looking for three men who robbed a gas station Sunday night. The robbery happened at Maxwell’s BP gas station on Garner Bagnal Boulevard around 10 p.m. The clerk told police three men entered the …Read More

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Boy, 12, Killed After Pulling Toy Gun On Police

CLEVELAND, Ohio – On Saturday afternoon, 12-year-old Tamir Rice was sitting on a swing outside a recreation center in Cleveland, wearing a camouflage hat and hiding a BB gun in his waistband. The boy was playing with the gun on …Read More

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Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 11-24-2014

Name MARY JANETTE MCWATERS Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 02/01/1987 Height 5’6″ Weight 110 Arrest Date Time 2014-11-24 01:10:00 Court Case 5902014246137 Charge Description SIMPLE ASSAULT Bond Amount   Name JEONILA ADAMS WEBER Arrest Type Traffic DOB 06/27/1970 Height 5’5″ Weight …Read More

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Charlotte – Mecklenburg County Arrests and Mugshots 11-23-2014

Name RASHAD EMBE GOLDSTON Arrest Type Misdemeanor DOB 07/31/1981 Height 5’10″ Weight 190 Arrest Date Time 2014-11-23 00:48:00 Court Case 5902013250574 Charge Description SIMPLE WORTHLESS CHECK Bond Amount 500.00 Name ZACHARY HAZZARD Arrest Type Traffic DOB 09/09/1987 Height 5’6″ Weight …Read More

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Steele Creek Checkpoint Nets 54 Citations

Authorities from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department teamed up with officers from Mecklenburg County ABC and UNCC to set up a DWI checkpoint late Friday night. From 11:00 pm to 3:00 am Saturday morning, officers held the checking station in the Steele …Read More

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Man Charged With Child Porn After Leaving It In Work Truck

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Charlotte-Mecklenburg police arrested a 35-year-old man on child sex abuse charges. Investigators say that John Foust left some disturbing materials in his work truck. He resigned from Magic One last week, his employers were in the process …Read More

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Suspect Being Sought In Charlotte Shooting

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Around 1:30 P.M. this afternoon M.E.D.I.C and C.M.P.D responded to a shooting at the 1000 block of North Tryon St. in Charlotte. Medic transported a single victim to C.M.C with life-threatening injuries. C.M.P.D says the victim was …Read More

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