Lincoln County, N.C. man arrested for sexually assaulting girl
LINCOLNTON, NC — A man now faces charges after sexually assaulting a girl in 2011.
Jeremiah Lee Mitchell, 37, inappropriately touched a young girl that he knew when she was 15 years old.
Mr. Mitchell was charged with felony statutory rape of a 13-, 14- or 15-year-old and indecent liberties with a minor. He turned himself in at the Lincoln County Magistrate's Office and was released on a $50,000 unsecured bond. [WSOC-HD]
Cateret County man jailed after stabbing two women
BEAUFORT, NC — A 21-year-old man is in jail charged with stabbing two women on Father's Day.
Police said they found the 21-year-old standing on the front porch wearing a blood soaked t-shirt. He was taken into custody after telling the officers, "It's their blood, I fucked up".
They found two stabbing victims, both women, inside the home. Beaufort EMS took both victims to Carteret General Hospital for treatment. Their conditions are not known at this time.
Officers said there were 4 children, ages 4 to 11, inside the Turner St home at the time of the double stabbing. They were taken to the nearest relatives' residence.
Aaron Smith, 21, was arrested and charged with Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Intent to Kill Inflicting Serious Injury. He's being held without bond. Let's hope that these women can recover so they can testify against him. [WNCT 9 On Your Side]
Onslow County man arrested for domestic violence after abused woman holds up "Call 911" sign
JACKSONVILLE, NC — A 19-year-old man was arrested after authorities say they saw a woman asking motorists to call 911.
Onslow County Sheriff's Department deputies say it happened early Sunday morning on Catherines Lake Rd.
A driver saw the woman and called 911 while following the vehicle into nearby Duplin County.
That's when deputies learned that the woman had been in a domestic dispute at her home, and they say her boyfriend took her car keys. The woman jumped in the vehicle just before the man left the home, according to deputies.
After the victim held up the sign for passing motorists, deputies say the 19-year-old boyfriend stopped the car and assaulted the woman, smashing her mobile phone to pieces in the process.
She was injured.
Tregan Hankins, 19, of Wallace, N.C., was arrested and is facing several charges, including assault on a female, felonious restraint and motor vehicle theft. Duplin County Sheriff's Department deputies manage to stop the car in their county. [WITN-HD 7]
Ga. man arrested for killing woman
ASHBURN, GA — A Turner County man has been apprehended and jailed for murder after a triple shooting on Father's Night.
A 41-year-old woman died at the scene of the a shooting on North St. Two other victims were taken to the hospital. Their conditions were not immediately known.
Ashburn PD says that the deadly shooting all stemmed from an argument between Joshua McKelvin and the woman, and that it seems that McKelvin shot her, and then fired randomly into a crowd at the motel.
GBI agents assisted Ashburn Police with the investigation.
Ashburn PD said that Turner County Sheriff Andy Hester, his deputies, and the Dooly County sheriff's office assisted in the case. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is also involved at the crime scene.
Mr. McKelvin is in jail charged with murder and two counts of attempted murder. [WALB 10]