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ROCKINGHAM — A constitutional attorney says it appears deputies with the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office had no probable cause to initiate an arrest that was live streamed by the defendant on social media.

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HAMLET — One man as been charged and police are looking for another after a child was shot over the weekend.

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Monday, 29 April 2019 12:30

COLUMN: Bail isn't supposed to punish

If you are convicted of a crime, the government can punish you. If you are arrested but never convicted, the government can’t punish you.

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RALEIGH — A newly released statewide poll from the Pretrial Justice Institute and the Charles Koch Institute seems to show North Carolinians are ready for reform of the pretrial justice system and the practice of requiring money bail.

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HAMLET — A week after learning she had an outstanding warrant, a woman has turned herself in.

Nancy Ingram, of Hamlet, turned herself in at the Richmond County Magistrate’s office around 11 a.m. Saturday and was served by the Rockingham Police Department, according to Detective Capt. Randy Dover.

Ingram is charged with a single felony count of harboring a fugitive. Investigators believe she was helping 22-year-old Edward McNair Sloan — accused of shooting a man outside the Richmond County Soup Kitchen on Oct. 24 — hide prior to his arrest the following day. 

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HAMLET – Hamlet Police Department Captain R.S. Dover reported that a case of domestic violence was investigated on Tuesday, October 24, at approximately 8:30 p.m.

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ROCKINGHAM - A Romanian native accused of felony larceny at Capital Bank in downtown Rockingham has been captured.

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