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Board suspends license over Boone motel deaths

Board suspends license over Boone motel deathsA North Carolina board has suspended the license of a contractor who did faulty work on a pool heater later found to be the source of leaking carbon monoxide that killed three Boone hotel guests.
  • Local
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Prosecutors won't seek death for Bianca Tanner's accused killer

Prosecutors won't seek death for Bianca Tanner's accused killerThe Mecklenburg County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday that they will not be pursuing the death penalty against the man accused of murdering a teacher from Greensboro.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Crime

Bank robbed in Salisbury

Bank robbed in SalisburyA bank in Salisbury was robbed Thursday afternoon by a man who implied he had a weapon.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Crime

Police investigating bomb threat at UNC

Police investigating bomb threat at UNCStudents on the campus of the University of North Carolina were notified by the school's alert system Thursday morning of a threat made on social media.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Crime

CMPD: 2 arrested after carjacking on N. Tryon

CMPD: 2 arrested after carjacking on N. TryonCMPD: 2 arrested after carjacking on N. Tryon
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Crime

Marijuana growing operation uncovered in E. Spencer

Marijuana growing operation uncovered in E. SpencerTwo East Spencer residents were arrested Tuesday after authorities report finding an elaborate marijuana growing operation.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Crime

Police body cameras: What are your privacy rights?

Police body cameras: What are your privacy rights?Policing can be a very dangerous profession, but thanks to body cameras, the public is getting the kind of look that would have been impossible a few years ago.
  • Crime
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
News

CMPD investigating several vehicle break-ins in South End

CMPD investigating several vehicle break-ins in South EndCMPD investigating several vehicle break-ins in South End
  • News
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Hornets

Hornets' Jeff Taylor suspended from NBA

Hornets' Jeff Taylor suspended from NBAThe Commissioner of the National Basketball Association has suspended Charlotte Hornets Forward Jeff Taylor following his sentencing on a domestic assault charge in East Lansing Michigan.
  • Hornets
  • 4 days, 11 hours ago
Crime

Former daycare worked charged with child sex crimes

Former daycare worked charged with child sex crimesA former daycare worker has been charged again in Statesville.
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

5 teens charged in Nation Ford HS burglaries

5 teens charged in Nation Ford HS burglariesFort Mill Police have charged five teen boys in connection with eight burglaries of the athletic complex at Nation Ford High School in Fort Mill.
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Trust broken: Crime in local nursing home angers family

Trust broken: Crime in local nursing home angers familyTrust broken: Crime in nursing home angers family
  • Crime
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Crime

Tons of guns, weapons still caught by airport security

Tons of guns, weapons still caught by airport securityWe're inching closer to the busiest travel weekend of the year, and the TSA at Charlotte Douglas Airport say they're continuing to confiscate more weapons and guns.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Crime

Armed bank robber strikes in Huntersville

Armed bank robber strikes in HuntersvilleHuntersville Police are investigating the armed heist of a bank Tuesday afternoon.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Crime

Man turns self in for Concord hit-and-run

Man turns self in for Concord hit-and-runConcord Police have charged a man in connection with a hit-and-run accident a few weeks ago that left a motorcycle operator hospitalized with serious injuries.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Politics

CMPD prepared for Ferguson Grand Jury protests

CMPD prepared for Ferguson Grand Jury protestsThe tension and anticipation is building in Ferguson over a grand jury decision that could be met with peaceful protests or something else.
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Crime

Push underway to get more cameras on NC school buses

Push underway to get more cameras on NC school busesA panel of lawmakers, safety advocates and health professionals back North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper's proposal to install more cameras on school buses.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
Crime

ME: Hannah Graham's cause of death determined

ME: Hannah Graham's cause of death determinedThe Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Richmond, Va. has determined the cause of death for University of Virginia student Hannah Graham but will not release that information for now.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
Crime

Patrick Cannon arrives to prison

Patrick Cannon arrives to prisonFormer Charlotte mayor Patrick Cannon has surrendered to a federal prison.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Crime

CMPD seeks robbery suspect

CMPD seeks robbery suspectDollar General on The Plaza Road was targeted Friday morning.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Crime

Local entertainment promoter in trouble with the law

Local entertainment promoter in trouble with the lawThe owner of one of Charlotte's premiere night clubs is facing federal charges for filing a false tax return and money laundering.
  • Crime
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Crime

Former Gaston Co. pastor going to prison in child sex case

Former Gaston Co. pastor going to prison in child sex caseA former pastor in Gaston County was sentenced to prison Monday in Brunswick County on the charge of statutory sex offense.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Crime

Northlake Mall has highest rate of nearby crime

Northlake Mall has highest rate of nearby crimeCharlotte-Mecklenburg Police are looking for two men who got into a shootout just outside of Northlake Mall.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Crime

Sneak Peek: Patrick Cannon's prison digs

Sneak Peek: Patrick Cannon's prison digsPatrick Cannon will serve 44 months at the Federal Correction Institution in Morgantown, West Virginia.
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Crime

Statesville store clerk tied up, robbed at gunpoint

Statesville store clerk tied up, robbed at gunpointStatesville store clerk tied up, robbed at gunpoint
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  • 6 days, 19 hours ago
Crime

CMPD: Man uses gun, crowbar to rob Charlotte Harris Teeter

CMPD: Man uses gun, crowbar to rob Charlotte Harris TeeterCMPD: Man uses gun, crowbar to rob Charlotte Harris Teeter
  • Crime
  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Crime

Authorities: SC man found inside home he set on fire

Authorities: SC man found inside home he set on fireOne man has been arrested after deputies say he attempted to burn down his own home early Sunday morning.
  • Crime
  • 1 week ago