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  1. Car into power pole closes busy south Charlotte intersectionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    A busy south Charlotte intersection was shut down Wednesday morning after a crash took down power lines. Officials said a car crashed into the utility pole at the corner of Nations Ford Road and Arrowood Road just after 9 a.m., knocking the pole across the road.

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  2. Fugitive accused of kidnapping, robbing Charlotte woman arrested in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSOCTV

    Accused serial rapist Gregory Lewis -- suspected in attacks in Massachusetts, North Carolina, Colorado and Oregon -- was arrested early Wednesday morning in Fort Edward, New York police said. Lewis had been spotted in an Indianapolis hotel Saturday and a surveillance image of Lewis was released by police Tuesday.

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  3. CMPD: Man, woman shot inside south Charlotte strip clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WSOCTV

    Officers responded to Club Onyx on Old Pineville Road just before 2:30 a.m. after a man and woman were shot inside the club. Both were rushed to Carolinas Medical Center with what paramedics called non-life threatening injuries.

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  4. Incidents force school lockdowns multiple timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSOCTV

    Gunshots fired in the middle of a North Charlotte neighborhood in the middle of the day forced Charlotte Mecklenburg police to put an elementary school on lockdown. Heather Ayers picks up her niece nearly every day from Briarwood Elementary School off The Plaza.

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  5. CMPD: Middle school student struck by car in east CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WSOCTV

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg police were investigating after they said a young girl was hit by a car in east Charlotte Tuesday morning. Officers responded to the accident on Albemarle Road at Holli Rose Drive after 7 a.m. Channel 9 has learned that a woman was driving inbound on Albemarle Rd. when the girl apparently ran into the roadway.

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  6. Charlotte kidnapping suspect spotted in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WSOCTV

    A man wanted in connection with sexual assaults, kidnapping and armed robbery in multiple states, including in Charlotte, was spotted in Columbus, Ohio. PAST ARTICLE: Man on Mass.

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  7. Police: Victim knew gunman in west Charlotte shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | WSOCTV

    Police are investigating a shooting that left one victim with life-threatening injuries in west Charlotte. They said the victim was shot on Elon Street near Freedom Drive around midnight Friday.

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  8. 3K gallons of wastewater spills into Charlotte creek, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | WSOCTV

    Nearly 3,000 gallons of untreated wastewater was dumped into a creek in northeast Charlotte. Charlotte-Mecklenburg utilities said it happened near Equipment Drive in Doby Creek.

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  9. Over 100k vote early on first day in Mecklenburg Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | WSOCTV

    Mecklenburg County appears to like early voting. First-day totals equaled the numbers compiled in the first four days of early voting in 2010.

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  10. Police: Three teens, 12-year-old arrested for attempted robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | WSOCTV

    Three Charlotte teenagers were arrested by CMPD after an attempted robbery in east Charlotte. Police said the young men were 14 years old, and a fourth boy arrested was just 12 years old.

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  11. Weekend Traffic Update 10/24-10/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | WSOCTV

    NCDOT is preparing to convert N.C. 73 over I-85 in Concord to a diverging diamond ,the second of two on the $125.2 million I-85 widening project, and the second of four to open to traffic in the Charlotte region. To prepare for this new traffic pattern, NCDOT and Lane Construction will close N.C. 73 over I-85 from 9 a.m. Friday, Oct. 24 until 6 a.m. Monday, Oct. 27. Motorists exiting I-85 North and South to N.C. 73 will be restricted to right turns during the closure.

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  12. CMPD investigating over 20 break-ins at north Charlotte businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | WSOCTV

    The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is now working to solve more than 20 break-ins to north Charlotte businesses. Debrae Bryant, who owns Sports Page Food and Spirits, told Channel 9 Saturday morning, a masked man broke into her restaurant and stole everything from her upstairs safe.

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  13. Money dumped on sidewalk after northeast Charlotte bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | WSOCTV

    Police responded to a bank robbery in northeast Charlotte Thursday afternoon. RAW: Cash dumped on ground after bank robbery The robbery occurred at the Wells Fargo on East Sugar Creek Road at 12:50 p.m. IMAGES: Scene of money dumped after bank robbery Chopper 9 flew over the scene on Eastway Drive where money was dumped.

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  14. 3 families displaced after NE Charlotte apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | WSOCTV

    The Red Cross is helping three families after a northeast Charlotte apartment complex caught fire late Wednesday night. Firefighters said the apartment building on Elgywood Lane caught fire around 9:30 p.m. No one was injured and investigators have yet to release a cause.

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  15. CMPD needs public's help finding missing 11-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | WSOCTV

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 11-year-old boy. Police said Edward Mendy left his home on Long Nook Lane Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. and has not returned.

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  16. Woman grateful to be alive after home riddled with bulletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WSOCTV

    Police are investigating two crimes in the same neighborhood -- a robbery and shooting on Grier Heights. Eyewitness News reporter Trish Williford spoke with a woman whose home was shot at least 15 times.

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  17. Police: Boy beaten, robbed while walking home in east CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | WSOCTV

    A Charlotte mother said her 13-year-old son was beaten up and robbed not far from her east Charlotte home. Police said the robbery happened as the boy walked home from playing basketball near a business park on East Independence Boulevard near Margaret Wallace Road.

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  18. CMPD: Man accused of killing longtime girlfriend diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | WSOCTV

    The man police said killed a woman last week in north Charlotte that he had dated for years has died, according to authorities. RELATED: CMPD charge man in Hidden Valley woman's murder Officers said Paul Williams went into cardiac arrest at the Mecklenburg County Jail Friday and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

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  19. NCDOT to close North Tryon lanes for work on Blue Line projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WSOCTV

    The N.C. Department of Transportation is preparing to close southbound lanes on North Tryon Street over Mallard Creek in Charlotte on Wednesday. The closure is part of a $4.4 million contract to replace two bridges on U.S. 29, concurrent with construction activities associated with the city of Charlotte's Blue Line Extension project.

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  20. Police seize equipment, cash from sweepstakes parlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | WSOCTV

    Police searched a west Charlotte sweepstakes parlor after three undercover investigations. Search warrants show this weekend's search was the fourth time they've been to Bid-n-Win on Brookshire Boulevard in the last two months.

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