Cop Who Mistakenly Shot 1-Year-Old Boy In The Head Improperly Opened Fire, Ben Crump Says

The police officer whose gunfire hit a 1-year-old boy in Houston violated department protocol when he opened fire while pursuing a suspect, lawyers for the infant’s mother said during a press conference Tuesday morning. Legend Smalls, the baby hospitalized with life-threatening injuries from the shooting earlier this month, is in the intensive care unit and … Read more

Pair charged with killing man near Broadway

BROADWAY, N.C. — Two Sanford men were charged Wednesday with gunning down a man in his car two weeks ago, authorities said. Quintavius Kentrell Lee, 19, and Daquan Antonio McCutchen, 26, were charged with murder in the death of Raekwon DeVante Quick. A passing driver found Quick, 25, of Sanford, shot to death and his car … Read more

Goldsboro man charged in 2-year-old’s death

GOLDSBORO, N.C. — The Goldsboro Police Department has arrested a man in connection with the March 31 death of a 2-year-old. Officers responded to the 1200 block of Day Circle around 11:30 p.m. on March 31. A toddler girl was taken to the Wayne-UNC Health Care emergency department, where she was pronounced dead. No details about … Read more

Efland man charged in wife’s assault

EFLAND, N.C. — An Efland man has been charged in his wife’s assault. On Sunday, April 4, deputies with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office were asked to perform a well-being check at a home on Virginia Lee Lane in Efland. At the home, they found a 39-year-old woman with life-threatening injuries from a domestic assault, deputies … Read more

Family evacuated, Southwestside house fire kills dog

San Antonio – According to the San Antonio Fire Department, a family of four was evacuated and the dog was found dead in the house after burning overnight. The fire broke out at 5900 blocks on Bowsprit Street around 4 am on Sunday. According to firefighters, the fire started in the living room and soon spread … Read more