Funeral services will be held on Saturday evening for one of the three men killed in the scaffolding collapse. Anderson De Almeida’s funeral will be held in Durham. 10:34 AM
Police arrested dozens of people overnight at a DWI checkpoint in Raleigh. More than 30 law enforcement officers from several agencies took part in the effort.
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The Harnett County Sheriff's Office arrested a Fayetteville man in connection with a murder in the summer of 2014. Nathaniel Tearry, 20, is charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of 18-year-old Eric Staten.
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Drive-by Shooting Injures Young Boy in Durham
An 11-year-old boy is expected to survive, after getting shot. Police said the drive-by shooting happened at North Hyde Park Ave. 12:17 PM
Fayetteville Police Search for Robbery Suspect
Fayetteville police arrested three people and are searching for one more in connection with a string of armed robberies over the last two days. Samuel Purcell, Daeshaun McGhee and Carmen Ferraris are charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery and possession of stolen goods. 12:27 PM
Freshmen-led Duke in another regional final, beat Utah 63-57
Mike Krzyzewski and Duke are one win away from getting back to the NCAA Final Four, this time with a talented group of freshmen. Justise Winslow 21 points and 10 rebounds for the South Regional's top-seeded Blue Devils in their 63-57 Sweet 16 victory over revived Utah on Friday night. 11:15 AM
Shaw University Holds Prayer Service for Victims of Scaffolding Accident
People gathered at Shaw University on Friday to remember and pray for the construction workers involved in Monday's scaffolding collapse in downtown Raleigh. Three people were killed and one was seriously injured—impacting construction crews, family and friends of the victims, and the surrounding community. Updated 03/27/2015 05:00 PM
Adoptive Parents of Missing Teen Receive Prison Sentence
A federal judge in Winston-Salem sentenced Casey Parsons to 10 years in prison and Sandy Parsons to eight years. A grand jury indicted them after investigators say they defrauded the government for accepting benefits for Erica Parsons after her disappearance in 2011. Updated 03/27/2015 06:00 PM
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