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North Carolina Crime

David Lohr

The Final Moments Before Crystal Prentice Disappeared

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.30.2012 | Crime

Family members said Tuesday afternoon that there are still no clues in the mysterious disappearance of 31-year-old Crystal Morrison Prentice. The m...

David Lohr

North Carolina Police Say Woman Intentionally Ran Over Her Lover

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.03.2012 | Crime

Police in North Carolina say a young woman turned her 2,800-pound Honda Accord into a murder weapon late last week when she used it to intentionally r...

Neighbor Allegedly Scalds Infant, 7 Others With Hot Grease

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 06.18.2012 | Crime

A North Carolina woman is in hot water after she allegedly burned six children -- one of them just 22-months old -- and two adults with a bucket of sc...

David Lohr

Woman In Grocery Dispute Allegedly Used Prosthetic Leg As Weapon

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.05.2012 | Crime

Police in North Carolina say a woman involved in an argument with a man over the purchase of groceries got a leg up in the dispute when she allegedly ...

WATCH: North Carolina Teens Charged In Cabbie Murder

HuffPost Crime | David Moye | Posted 03.26.2012 | Crime

Two 16-year-old girls have been jailed in Hickory, N.C., on charges of robbing and murdering a taxi driver last August. If convicted, the girls face l...

Naked Man Calling Out To God Exchanges Gunfire In 15-Hour Standoff With Police

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.01.2012 | Crime

A naked North Carolina man was arrested on Tuesday after a 15-hour standoff with cops that included an exchange of gunfire, tear gas volleys and a com...

'Kill Me If You Can, Suckers': Death Row Inmate Taunts Victims' Families

Posted 03.27.2012 | Crime

A North Carolina community is outraged by a death row inmate's public note outlining his life of "leisure" and mocking the families of his victims. ...

Cops: Drunk Driver Crashed Into DWI Checkpoint

Posted 12.05.2011 | Crime

Sometimes, the breathalyzer test is really more of a formality. Police in North Carolina say that they were breaking down a DWI checkpoint early Su...

Gunfire Erupts At NC Mall As Black Friday Shoppers Arrive

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 11.25.2011 | Crime

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- Authorities say gunfire erupted at a North Carolina mall as holiday shoppers gathered, though there are no reports of any injuri...

'Spider-Man' With Sword Outmuscled By Broom-Brandishing Clerks

Posted 12.20.2011 | Weird News

No self-respecting Spider-Man would have gotten caught in a web like this. A robber donning a Spidey mask and brandishing a sword attempted to hol...

David Lohr

Accused Baby Killer Freed On Bond

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 11.21.2011 | Crime

Three months after she was put in jail and charged with murdering her newborn daughter and hiding the infant's body, a North Carolina teen has been re...

Police: Mother Accused Of Murder Blames 'Ghost' For Death Of Two Young Daughters

Posted 10.30.2011 | Crime

North Carolina police say a mother accused of violently killing her two young daughters with a hatchet is claiming that a "ghost" committed a double-m...

John Rudolf

Exonerated Man Sues Scandal-Plagued North Carolina Crime Lab

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 08.30.2011 | Crime

NEW YORK -- North Carolina's criminal justice system remains beset by scandal almost a year after an independent audit revealed that state crime lab t...

Missing Man's Remains Found In Wife's Garden

Posted 08.28.2011 | Crime

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