Jason Young Retrial Brings in New Witnesses, New Information

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The retrial of accused killer Jason Young may be near an end. Defense counsel is expected to wrap up tomorrow, and court watchers believe the case could head to the jury on Friday. The trial opened in Raleigh on Feb. 6, eight months after the defendant’s first trial ended with a dead-locked jury. Young is
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Raleigh Police Arrest 1 of 3 Suspects in Armed Robberies

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A 22-year-old Raleigh man was taken to the Wake County jail today, charged in connection with a string of armed robberies in the area. Police believe he participated in more than six robberies over a two week period. According to police records, the charges against him include five counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon,
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Raleigh, State Should Expect Patrols and Checkpoints over July 4th

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If it’s summer, it must be checkpoint season. The North Carolina Governor’s Highway Safety Program announced the results of its Memorial Day Click It or Ticket campaign last week, just a few days before the Fourth of July “Booze It & Lose It: Operation Firecracker” campaign kicked off. Operation Firecracker runs through Monday. Drivers in
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