Richard Akers, photo courtesy Pasquotank County Sheriff's Office.

Felon faces kidnapping, assault charges

PASQUOTANK COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) – A 42-year-old man is behind bars on charges he had been assaulting a woman since November. Thursday, the vi…

Stephanie Harris reports on puppy hoarding situation

60 dogs found in NC hoarding case

HERTFORD COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) – An investigation into an animal hoarding case has resulted in charges in Hertford County. Sheriff Juan Vaughn…

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Small plane crashes in Kill Devil Hills

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. (WAVY) — A small plane crashed near Baum Bay in Kill Devil Hills, N.C. Sunday morning. According to a spokesperson fo…

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Coast Guardsman pleads guilty to assault

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – A 44-year-old Coast Guardsman entered a guilty plea at a court-martial hearing Wednesday for misconduct and assault…