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Labor Day Mugshots For Mecklenburg County

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Labor Day.

Hickory Teen Dies in Car Crash; Driver Charged

Classmates are mourning a Hickory teen killed in a car crash Sunday night. The driver of the SUV the two were in has been charged in connection with his death. Read More »

Protecting Your Private Pics

The FBI is now investigating that massive hack into the online accounts of dozens of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence. We found out there are some simple steps you can take to better protect yourself. Read More »

Commissioners Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Smoking Ban

Mecklenburg Co. residents have their only chance to tell Commissioners what they think about the proposal Tuesday night. Read More »

Hundreds Rally For Higher Minimum Wage

Moral Monday on Labor Day has minimum wage at the forefront. Hundreds of people showed up in Uptown Charlotte calling for a rise in North Carolina's minimum wage. Read More »

Mother Sends Message to Son on the Run

Deqwon Blackmon's mother is making a plea for her son to turn himself in to the Lancaster Detention Center after he escaped deputies Friday afternoon. Read More »

Shooting Suspect Turns Himself In to Police

Jerecos Byers turned himself in to Gastonia police Monday afternoon. He's accused of shooting his cousin. Read More »

Apartment Security Guard Attempting To Stop A Suspect Charged After Shots Were Fired

Reports of a man smashing in a car window at a University area apartment complex led the to the arrest of the suspect and the area security guard. Read More »

Missing 20-Year-Old Woman Found At Neighbor's House

Police found 20-year-old Jakeisha Flowe at a neighbor's house after she was reported missing Saturday just after 11 p.m. Read More »

Duke Energy: Mechanical Issue Causes 2,500 Power Outages In Matthews

Duke Energy says a transformer issue is to blame for leaving 2,500 residents without power Sunday evening. Read More »

Power Restored to 2500 After Matthews-area Outage

Power outages, pushing hundreds of Charlotte-area families outside in the heat of the day. A busted transformer left more than 2500 people without power or AC. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 30th

Check out the mugshots from Saturday, August 30th.

Matthews Alive Festival | PHOTOS

Check out these photos from the Matthews Alive Festival.

Lancaster Neighbors Take Extra Precautions After Shooting Suspect Escapes

Neighbors want to know how an attempted murder suspect, on his way to jail, slipped away so easily. Read More »

Iron Station Man Jailed After Multiple Sex Offense Charges Involving Juvenile Relative

Edward Hicks, 33, was arrested and placed in jail Friday for sex offense charges involving a juvenile relative. Read More »