Knightdale police investigate death of baby connected with murder-suicide of parents who had incestuous relationship
Police believe a baby found dead in Knightdale home was killed before the murder-suicide of the parents, who had an incestuous relationship. Katie Pladl, 20, was the biological daughter of Steven Pladl, 45, who was the father of the baby, Bennett.
A new true crime podcast from Eryk Pruitt and Drew Adamek, "The Long Dance," looks into the 1971 murders in Durham of Watts nursing student Patricia Mann of Sanford and NC State student Jesse McBane of Pittsboro.
A Bridgewater, Mass., woman was able to fight off a man who police say assaulted and attempted to abduct her as she was out for a run. Gordon Lyons was arrested and charged with assault and kidnapping.
Audio from a dashcam video shows SHP Sgt. R.W. Goswick instructing troopers Tabithia L. Davis and Michael G. Blake to not mention their use of force in the April 3 beating of a homeless man north of downtown Raleigh.
Vicki Hinton, mother of Kyron Dwain Hinton, a 29-year-old man whose claims of assault by officers on April 3, 2018 led to criminal charges being filed against a Wake sheriff's deputy and two state troopers says her son needs mental health treatment.
Video shows Wake deputies and EMS working to restrain a highly agitated Kyron Hinton in an ambulance. At 2:49 in the video, a voice is heard warning him to stop kicking. Hinton was cited for assault on an officer as a result of the incident.