Authorities in Cumberland County are accusing a Fayetteville man of beating his handicapped grandfather after an argument over $5.
The sheriff's office says 18-year-old Michael Allen Jackson was angered when his grandfather refused to give him the money.
Police arrested a man they say used a bat and knife to beat another man who was asleep in his bed at his Wilmington home early Sunday.
Surf City police have reviewed video of Marine Gunnery Sgt. John Adam Kinosh assaulting cab driver Charles Hawkesworth. The charges against Kinosh have been upgraded to one felony count of assault inflicting serious injury and a misdemeanor count of communicating threats. Kinosh is in a mental health facility in Wilmington and cannot be arrested until his release.
Police say a man who dedicates his life to protecting our country turned against a cab driver early Sunday morning. The only question now is why he brutally assaulted a man who was trying to help him.