Local News Stories

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 21st

Check out the mugshots from Thursday, August 21st.

Car Pins Man to Storefront

Witnesses say the driver's foot slipped off the brake and onto the gas. The car pinned the victim to the front of a store, breaking the glass. Read More »

Local Doctor Arrested in Alleged Prescription Drug Ring

A year-long investigation into prescription drug fraud ended with the arrest of a local doctor And 28 other people. Read More »

Epic Roller Coaster Announcement at Carowinds

Park leaders unveiled plans for a new roller coaster that will be the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster. Coaster experts say this ups Carowinds credibility considerably. Read More »

Charlotte Missionary is Ebola Free

A Charlotte missionary who survived the Ebola virus, and is now out of the hospital, is considering going back to West Africa. Read More »

Local Community Holds Prayer Vigil for Michael Brown Family

A "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" prayer vigil was held Thursday night in Huntersville. Dozens of people filled Jonahville A.M.E. Zion Church. Read More »

Dr. Kent Brantly Cured of Ebola, Released from Hospital

The first known Ebola patient to be treated on U.S. soil is considering his next move. Samaritan's Purse doctor Kent Brantly spoke about his recovery Thursday before he left the hospital. Read More »

Fury 365 at Carowinds

Carowinds Announce Massive New 'Giga Coaster' for 2015!

Carowinds just unveiled their brand new attraction for 2015 which will be North America's largest steel rollercoaster: Fury 325! Read More »

Two Teens in Custody After Car-Jacking Man in East Charlotte

Officers have charged two teens in an armed robbery car-jacking case that happened in east Charlotte. Read More »

One Dead, Two Injured After Crash in Clover

Troopers say one person has died following a car accident in Clover. Read More »

Trio Arrested In Rowan County Double Break In

Three people were arrested Thursday after breaking into a home on Patterson Road in Salisbury and another home on Weaver Road in China Grove. Read More »

Angelo Smith Finds Out In October If Prosecutors Will Seek Death Penalty

Angelo Grayson Smith's case has been continued to October 16 where he will find out whether or not prosecutors will seek the death penalty if Smith is convicted of murdering Bianca Tanner. Read More »

The Watch with Will Kennedy - CMPD Targets South Charlotte Car Break-Ins

It's common sense. Lock your car doors. Hide your valuables. But people in Charlotte are still not getting the message. Read More »

Domestic Dispute Leaves One Shot, One Arrested In Northwest Charlotte

CMPD responded to a domestic dispute that left one man shot in the stomach on Dawnshire Avenue around 2 a.m. Thursday. Read More »

Bank Of America Reaches Nearly $17 Billion Mortgage Settlement

Bank of America says they reached a settlement with U.S. Department of Justice, federal agencies and six states to resolve mortgage-related litigations and investigations Thursday. Read More »