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Grand jury indicts Cary man in 2021 fatal shooting case
CARY, N.C. (WNCN) – A grand jury has indicted a Cary man prosecutors say was involved in a deadly shooting. In Oct. of 2021, the Cary Police Department said 24-year-old Luis Mario Velasquez-Guevara shot and killed 34-year-old Gilbert Noel Guzman. Police said officers responded to calls of shots fired...
Wake County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 607 Incidents and 36 Crime Stories
Wake County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 607 Incidents and 36 Crime Stories. During the last week, Wake County reported a total of 607 crime cases. The most prevalent crime was theft, with a staggering 251 cases, making up 41% of the total crimes. Assault and arrest followed, with 124 and 105 cases respectively, accounting for 20% and 17% of the total crimes. Vandalism was next with 58 cases, while other crimes amounted to 37 cases. The less frequent crimes were trespassing and burglary, with 15 and 13 cases respectively. The least reported crimes were robbery and disturbance, with 3 and 1 case respectively. This data suggests that property crimes such as theft and vandalism are more common in Wake County, while violent crimes like robbery and assault are less frequent but still pose a significant concern. The local authorities are urged to strengthen their efforts to combat these crimes and ensure the safety of the residents.
Cary businessman pleads guilty to failing to pay over $1M in taxes over four years
At sentencing, the businessman faces a fine, up to five years in prison and restitution to the Internal Revenue Service.
Police say UNC football player was tailing car at high speed just before fatal crash
The crash on Jan. 21 in Chapel Hill killed a UNC student. Several other students have been charged, most with consuming alcohol while underage or helping others to do so.
Kindergarten teacher at Raleigh school killed in rollover crash on NC-42
A kindergarten teacher from a Raleigh elementary school was killed in a crash on Tuesday when she was involved in a rollover crash on NC-42. Rita Spensser was 44 years old and from Clayton. She was a teacher at Beaverdam Elementary School. According to troopers, Spensser was T-boned on the...
Driver seriously hurt in crash on Poole Road, Raleigh police say
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A driver is seriously hurt after crashing into a pole off of Poole Road, the Raleigh Police Department said Wednesday afternoon. At about 2:30 p.m., a witness told CBS 17 the car crossed several lanes of oncoming traffic before hitting the pole. They said they...
Sign stolen after North Carolina woman shares bold message to discourage drivers from speeding
Since Jan. 1 of last year, the Wake County Sheriff’s Office has given 45 speeding citations near the area on Riley Hill Road and Rolesville Road.
Arrest made hours after Raleigh woman shot at apartment complex dies
Raleigh Police said officers have charged a man with murder in a Tuesday morning shooting that left a woman dead.
A Culinary Journey through Japan: 5 Cary Restaurants You Can't Miss
This article presents a curated list of five enticing Japanese restaurants in Cary. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Concern growing over armed security guards at Raleigh bus station
Calls are growing to disarm security at the downtown Raleigh bus station. This comes after a private armed security team recently started patrolling the transit center. The security guards are here. You may not always be able to see them, but they are constantly patrolling and some question why are they armed.
VIDEO: Durham police looking to identify suspect from January bank robbery
DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – The Durham Police Department released surveillance footage on Wednesday with the hope of locating a man who officers said robbed a bank in late January. On Jan. 23, officers responded to a report of a bank robbery on the 2000 block of N.C. 54 Highway....
Two people hospitalized after crash Tuesday night in Wake County
Authorities are investigating a shots fired call and crash Tuesday night in Wake County near Rolesville. According to the Wake County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a shots fired call on Mitchell Mill Road and Jonesville Road. Authorities said no one suffered gunshot wounds, but emergency crews took two people...
Durham woman's scratch-off ticket turns into monster $10 million win
She bought a $10 Million Spectacular ticket from the Homestead Family Fare on Guess Road and won $10 million
North Carolina police seek info on indecent exposure
Raleigh Police on Tuesday released two photos of a man whom officers said they wanted to identify as a suspect involved in the indecent exposure.
Ashworth's reopens temporarily, hundreds line up for one last hot dog
Hundreds of Cary residents from were lined up in the aisles of Ashworth Drugs on Wednesday as the store temporarily reopened its doors after announcing its closure earlier this month. With barely any room to stand, generations of locals made a run for the shelves to purchase a piece of...
Durham school bus driver honored for safely evacuating students during fire: 'Nobody panicked'
Deona Washington said she's been with DPS for 11 years and has driven some of the kids since they were in elementary school.
Man's cross-country walk makes stop in Durham to spread awareness for walkable communities
Holden Ringer was at Emory University in the spring of 2021 when he was overtaken by a sense of adventure. "I was studying for a finance exam and I kind of wanted to be anywhere but there," Ringer said. "I wanted to go for a walk, but I needed to stay for an exam. So, as a form of procrastination, I started Googling what would it be like to walk across America, read some people's experiences and thought it was a cool idea so the seeds were planted in that moment."
Proposed Raleigh to Wilmington train route would go through Duplin County
DUPLIN COUNTY — A proposed train route from Wilmington to Raleigh would go through Duplin County, according to a concept map from the North Carolina Department of Transportation. A draft report is set to be issued in March of 2024. Two routes are being evaluated.
Wake County school employees renew push for biweekly paychecks
Wake County Public School System is considering a potentially pricey change to the frequency it pays its employees.
Wake County Animal Center nears capacity, urges people to consider adoption
The Wake County Animal Center is once again at capacity and is urging people to consider adopting a pet.