A Johnston County man died and an Onslow County man was charged with death by vehicle and driving while impaired after his pickup truck hit or damaged four other vehicles on a road near Raleigh, North Carolina, on Tuesday night, the State Highway Patrol said.
An armed off-duty officer has been placed back at Jones Dairy Elementary School in Wake Forest after a neighbor to the school was charged with threatening the students on Facebook. His family has said he’s mentally ill and not a threat.
A Raleigh, North Carolina, man is facing a felony marijuana-possession charge, but none of the products cited in arrest paperwork were the leafy plant itself. THC-laced tips for e-cigarettes topped on the list.
Police have charged a woman in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina, with felony cruelty to animals in the death of an Alaskan malamute and 21 misdemeanor cruelty charges involving other dogs as well as cats, rabbits and ferrets.
Silent Sam opponents who were arrested at Saturday’s demonstration at UNC-Chapel Hill released a statement Sunday criticizing the actions of police, who they say “broke the peace” near the base of the Confederate statue.
The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office said Leggett Mayor Gary Skelton and wife, Jackie, who were found dead on their property, were killed in a homicide shooting, and two men are arrested, charged with murder.
RPD dashcam video shows officers attempt to stop on Aug. 12, 2018 of a reportedly stolen vehicle. The driver reportedly turned the vehicle toward an officer and rapidly accelerated. Shots were fired at the vehicle but the driver was not hit.