Local News Stories

Mother Arrested After Filming Teen Lighting Himself on Fire

A prank video for Facebook landed a Charlotte mom behind bars. CMPD says she filmed her son setting himself on fire with nail polish remover. Read More »

Rowan County Man May be Connected to ISIS

A man wanted on weapons charges in Rowan County is reportedly connected to the terror group ISIS. Federal investigators believe he's involved in trafficking weapons. Read More »

Police: Actor Robin Williams Dead at Age 63 after Hanging Himself

Authorities say actor Robin Williams committed suicide by hanging himself. Read More »

Three SIM Missionaries, Including Nancy Writebol's Husband, Return To Charlotte

Officials say the husband of a Charlotte woman infected with Ebola has returned from Liberia. Read More »

Mugshots Mecklenburg County August 10th

Check out the Charlotte area mugshots from Sunday, August 10th.

CMPD Issues 30 Charges In Saturday DWI Checkpoint

CMPD issued 30 charges during a DWI checkpoint Saturday night on the 7000 block of Providence Road. Read More »

East Charlotte Crash Leaves Two Hospitalized

Two people were taken to CMC with life-threatening injuries after a head-on collision on Kilborne Drive near Sudberry Road around 2 p.m. Sunday. Read More »

Three Bodies Found in Morganton Home Treated as a Homicide

Three bodies were found inside a Morganton home. Police are treating it as a homicide investigation. Read More »

Charlotte Missionaries To Return After Having Direct Contact With Infected Ebola Patients

The Mecklenburg County Health Department announced Sunday that missionaries who were in direct contact with patients infected with Ebola in West Africa will return to Charlotte and be quarantined. Read More »

Mecklenburg County Mugshots August 9th

Check out the mugshots from Saturday, August 9th.

23 Firefighters Work To Put Our Charlotte House Fire

Firefighters responded to a house fire showing heavy smoke and flames on Avalon Avenue near Glenwood Drive Saturday just before 10 p.m. Read More »

Family Spots Alligator Along Lake Wylie

A wild discovery on Lake Wylie. A Charlotte-area family gets an up-close experience with an alligator. Read More »

Hickory House Fire Displaces Family

No one was injured after a house fire broke out at 834 6th Ave Drive NW just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday. Read More »

Florida Man Wanted On Murder Charges Arrested In Charlotte

A Florida man accused of murdering two people in Orlando Tuesday was arrested in Charlotte Saturday morning. Read More »

Nearly 60 Charges Issued At Friday DWI Checkpoint

Police issued 59 charges at a DWI checkpoint at 3100 N. Tryon St. Friday night. Read More »