LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — One person was injured in a shooting inside a North Carolina Walmart on Friday, police said. Officers are still searching for the shooter.
Police were called to the Walmart in Lumberton for a report of gunshots around 11:30 a.m.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been sentenced to 12 years in prison and three years of supervised release for his conviction on charges of possessing a firearm as a convicted felon.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — Two inmates escaped a North Carolina prison Monday, but were caught hours later, officials said.
Craig Guess Jr., 39, and Arlo Swink Jr., 38, escaped from the Robeson Confinement in Response to Violation Center in Lumberton shortly before 3 p.m.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Agents with North Carolina's Alcohol Law Enforcement Unit charged more than 250 people Friday night in a series of coordinated actions.
Officials said the charges included alcohol, drug, firearm, driving and gambling offenses.
BAYOU BLUE, La. (AP) — Police in Louisiana on Friday arrested a man accused of raping and killing his 5-year-old niece in North Carolina more than four years ago.
David Wesley Prevatte, 23, of Lumberton, North Carolina, was arrested Friday in Bayou Blue, Louisiana, Lafourche Parish Sheriff Craig Webre said in a news release.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff's office says a detention officer and a deputy have died on successive days.
The Robeson County Sheriff's Office said detention officer Larry Morgan, 74, died early Wednesday morning at UNC Southeastern in Lumberton after experiencing a medical emergency at his home shortly after his shift ended at 2 a.m., news outlets reported.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in southeastern North Carolina say that a Lumberton man has been arrested after they say he fatally shot three people.
The Robeson County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement that the shootings occurred Friday evening.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who pleaded guilty to a charge of possessing firearms as a convicted felon has been sentenced to 16 years in prison, a federal prosecutor says.
Michael Hucks pleaded guilty to the charges in June, according to G.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The N.C. Department of Transportation has signed a $432 million contract this month to rebuild eight miles of Interstate 95 through one county with an eye on eliminating a recurring flooding problem.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been arrested on sex charges and failing to notify officials of a change in his online identity as a sex offender, a sheriff’s office says.
The Robeson County Sheriff’s office says in a news release that Charles E.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina car dealership has apologized for a derogatory term posted to its social media to identify a Black woman who bought a car from the business.
Lumberton Honda posted a picture Thursday on its Facebook page of Trinity Bethune standing in front of a car outside of the dealership and a comment congratulating her on buying her first car, news outlets reported.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The FBI said Wednesday that it has increased the reward being offered for information in connection with the deaths of three women found within a four-block radius of a North Carolina city four years ago...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina say a Pennsylvania woman has died after being shot in a road rage incident on Interstate 95 as she and her husband drove to the beach...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — The bodies of 10 dogs, mostly pit bulls, were found discarded in trash bags during a community cleanup even in North Carolina.
Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins said Saturday in a Facebook post that the dogs' discovery is under investigation...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 13-year-old suspect in a double homicide has escaped from a courthouse in eastern North Carolina...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — For eight years, James Lesane paid what he could for his mobile home lot rental every month — $150...
A Lumberton police officer died after being struck by a vehicle while investigating a traffic crash Saturday morning, the police department said.
Officer Jason Quick, who had only been on the Lumberton police force for about a year and a half, was dispatched to a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 95 Northbound at 6:10 a.m.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — Police have arrested and charged a man with killing a 13-year-old girl who was kidnapped last month from a North Carolina mobile home park...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — For more than 25 years, the man identified as the triggerman in the death of Michael Jordan's father has repeatedly declared his innocence in the murder...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — A body found in North Carolina has been preliminarily identified as a 13-year-old girl kidnapped outside her home, investigators said Wednesday, ending a three-week search involving hundreds of investigators...
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) — She takes a break from hauling rugs and family heirlooms into the attic to look out the front door and watch it rain and rain and rain some more...
Millions of people in the path of Florence are hunkering down Friday as the monster storm pummels North and South Carolina, bringing catastrophic inundations and forceful, destructive winds...
A man and woman have been charged in connection with the Monday night theft of a car with an infant inside.
Authorities said Brian Hardin, 44, of Singletary Church Road, stole a Ford F-150 pick-up truck with a three-week-old baby inside from a home at 1414 Mimosa Street just before 9 p.m.
A woman has been charged following the shooting death of a 41-year-old man in Lumberton on Saturday.
According to officials with the Lumberton Police Department, officers responded to an apartment building located at 518 E.
Lumberton police were dispatched around 10:24 a.m. Saturday to a body found behind a vacant residence at 608 East 8th St.
The body of a female was found and is badly decomposed. The body is being sent to the North Carolina Medical Examiner’s Office for identification and an autopsy.
The State Bureau of Investigation and the Lumberton Police Department are investigating two deaths after the bodies of two women were found Tuesday decomposing at different homes.
Around 9:30 a.m., officers responded to a residence at 505 Peachtree St.
A suspect wanted in a homicide in Bennettsville, S.C., was killed Friday in a shootout with North Carolina State Highway Patrol troopers on Interstate 95 in Robeson County, authorities said.
The suspect, identified as 22-year-old Jamake Cason Thomas, was spotted in Maxton and chased onto I-95, according to the Robeson County Sheriff's office.
Flood waters remained waist-deep in some areas across North Carolina on Saturday, including in the city of Lumberton.
The Lumber River is receding at the rate of one foot per day, but it is not expected to drop below flood stage until October 27.