Charlotte NC

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Scam Involved Nude Photos, Broken Church Windows

North Carolina authorities say a South Carolina man posed as a Charlotte pastor and a State Bureau of Investigation agent to scam people out of money in a scheme involving nude pictures and supposedly broken church windows.


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Man Shot To Death In Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Charlotte police are investigating the shooting death of a man near an apartment complex. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they were called shortly after 4 p.m. Sunday. Twenty-eight-year-old Terrance Johnson was pronounced dead […]


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Local Ways To Give Back This Holiday Season

(CBS Charlotte) — In Charlotte and beyond, there is an endless need for volunteers to help the less fortunate — and the need increases during the holidays. With so many great organizations to choose from, […]

CBS Charlotte–11/24/2013

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Meet The QC: Erik Holt From The Charlotte Copperheads

(CBS Charlotte) — Have you ever wondered what “it takes” to become a professional athlete? Or, as a child, did you dream about becoming a sports star, without ever really acknowledging what you would have to endure […]

CBS Charlotte–04/26/2013

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Suspect In Custody After Fatal Hit-And-Run

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — Earlier this weekend, we reported that Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officers were searching for a suspect involved in a deadly hit-and-run. Police have identified the suspect, and he is currently in custody. […]

CBS Charlotte–03/17/2013

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Charlotte Woman Convicted Of Medicaid Fraud

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A Charlotte woman has been convicted of defrauding Medicaid of $650,000. U.S. Attorney Anne Thompkins says that 37-year-old Charlotte Elizabeth Garnes was convicted late Friday in U.S. District Court in Charlotte. […]

CBS Charlotte–02/11/2013

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South Charlotte House Fire Displaces Family

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — Twenty-seven Firefighters from the Charlotte Fire Department were dispatched to a house fire near Carolina Place Mall, just after noon today. The home, located in South Charlotte, had thick smoke […]

CBS Charlotte–02/04/2013

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Man Killed In Northwest Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police are investigating the death of a man in northwest Charlotte. Police were called to a home shortly before 8:30 a.m. Monday and found a male who was bleeding. Investigators say […]

CBS Charlotte–02/04/2013

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Charlotte Native Gets GRAMMY Nod

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — On February 10th, 2013, the 55th-annual GRAMMYs show will air live on CBS — at 8PM. While the GRAMMY Awards are an exciting time for all artists, for Charlotte native […]

CBS Charlotte–02/04/2013

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6 Sentenced In Charlotte For Role In Theft Ring

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Six people in Charlotte have been sentenced to prison for their roles in a theft ring that sold more than $16 million of stolen over-the-counter, health and beauty aid products. Court […]

CBS Charlotte–01/25/2013



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