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DA's Report Gives Detail About Events Prior to Burger King Shooting

The Mecklenburg County District attorney will not file charges against the officer who shot and killed Danquirs Franklin. The shooting happened on March 25th, 2019 in the parking lot of the Burger King on Beatties Ford Rd. The officer, Wende Kerl is on paid administrative leave while CMPD investigates whether she followed department policy and protocol.

Former Lake Arbor Apartments Resident Left Homeless

There are new concerns about what will happen to hundreds of tenants being forced out of a West Charlotte apartment complex. The owner plans to "rehabilitate" the Lake Arbor Apartments after months of complaints about poor conditions.

Rising Spotlight: Blood Law

The kids will be heading back to school soon, if they haven't already, and this time of the year can be challenging for parents who are divorced or going through a divorce. Anna Blood, attorney with Blood Law, came on WCCB News Rising to talk about a few tips to help ease some of the stress.

K9s Unleashed

Inspired by a tragedy, Amy Ferguson runs K9s Unleashed, where kids learn how to properly handle dogs. She brings a counselor in training and dog to demonstrate what they teach at camp. Learn more here.

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