Two Duke University administrators sent an electronic note to all students Wednesday saying that university police and contract security guards have doubled their presence on the school's Central Campus in the wake of an armed robbery earlier in the day.
A man charged with murder, two robberies and a rape in Raleigh on Monday was arrested Tuesday in New York City, ending a manhunt that had prompted police to urge residents of a North Raleigh neighborhood to stay indoors.
Jonathan Santillan, an 18-year-old convicted last week of murdering a Garner couple, will spend the rest of his life in prison without possibility for parole. Jose S. Flores Mendoza and his wife Maria Saravia Mendoza were found dead on Jan. 5, 2013, inside their Colonial Drive duplex, near Garner, after gunmen sprayed gunfire throughout their home.
A grand jury has indicted a former college football player for violating North Carolina's sports agent law by providing money to a former Tar Heels player and illegally contacting another about signing a contract.