West of Raleigh, Man Accused of Operating Meth Lab

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If you get on Interstate 40 and drive west of Raleigh for about three hours, you’ll come to the small town of Vale, nestled into the North Carolina countryside. One of the few residents of the unincorporated village is a 39-year-old man, arrested two days ago and charged with manufacturing a controlled substance. Law enforcement
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North Carolina Dwi Backlog Slows Prosecutions

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A North Carolina TV station reports that a backlog in blood-alcohol tests analyzed at Raleigh’s State Crime Lab is slowing prosecutors across the state. The station says some of those charged with driving while intoxicated are seeing their cases delayed months and some might spend “years waiting for their cases to come up.” The director
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On the Road in Raleigh: Drug Charges Filed

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We see it over and over while perusing Raleigh’s News & Observer: stories of legal troubles and criminal charges beginning with a traffic stop. A recent example began on Interstate 440 where a Garner, North Carolina, man was pulled over. Wake County sheriff’s deputies then searched his car and said they found three kilograms of
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North Carolina Man Faces Sex Offense Charges

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About 200 miles west of Raleigh lies the small town of Mooresboro, North Carolina. A man who lives there was accused of a sexual assault approximately eight months ago by a Spartanburg woman. The 32-year-old man was arrested yesterday and charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct, according to a media report. A Spartanburg police spokesperson
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