Local News Stories

Two Dead After Crashing Into Shelby Road Sign

Two people were killed when they crashed into a brick sign around 2 a.m. Saturday near North Post Road. Read More »

Tractor Trailer Driver Killed In Accident

A tractor trailer driver was killed in an accident on I-77 SB near Westmoreland Rd bridge just after 3:30 a.m. Saturday. Read More »

Mother Charged After 7-Year-Old Daughter Shoots Herself In Hand

A mother is charged after her seven-year-old daughter shot herself in the hand with a loaded gun. Read More »

Man Charged After Officer Involved Shooting Friday

A shooting involving a CMPD officer and two suspects occurred on the 5600 block of Farm Pond Lane just before 11 p.m. Friday. Read More »

Charlotte Firefighter Charged With Assaulting Female

Charlotte Fire Department Firefighter Randall Kennedy, 25, was arrested and charged with assault on a female around 5 a.m. Friday. Read More »

Evidence Indicates Body Found In Wooded Area To Be ASU Freshman Anna Smith

Boone Police and NC SBI Investigators identified the body found in a wooded area to be Anna Marie Smith from evidence located at the scene. Read More »

CMPD Officer Arrested for Domestic Violence

A CMPD officer has been charged with assault on a female and communicating threats. Read More »

CMPD on Officer Assault: It Should Have Been Noticed Quicker

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer is in jail after investigators say he assaulted a suspect. Read More »

Intelligence Says ISIS Strength is Growing

Intelligence information is painting a new picture of ISIS, who President Obama has vowed to dismantle and destroy. Read More »

Should Bow Hunting Be Allowed In Neighborhoods?

Bow hunting season starts Saturday in Mecklenburg County. In Matthews, permits to shoot deer in town limits are awaiting approval. Read More »

Hometown Heroes Escorts Cancer Survivors to School

Police motorcycles and patrol cars delivered some very special students to schools in Union and Cabarrus Counties Friday. Read More »

Puppies Found Tied Up in Trash Bag Recovering

A man doing lawn care nearby found them and brought them to the Indian Land Animal Hospital. Read More »

Defense Attorney: Timothy Jones Shouldn't be in Jail

Lexington police say Jones killed his children, wrapped their bodies in trash bags, and dumped them by the side of the road in Alabama. Read More »

Fire crews rescue woman impaled by gate at Hopewell High

A woman has life-threatening injuries after being impaled by a gate at a football game Friday night. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 12th

Mecklenburg County Mugshots for Friday, September 12th