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Politics and General Assignments Reporter — Fayetteville Observer

Justice system, legislative and general assignment reporter, and political columnist for The Fayetteville Observer

Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church damaged by gunfire; police investigate - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — A Police Department news release says officers went to Duke Street near Dairy Drive about 3 a.m. Sunday to investigate a report of gunfire. This is south of Raeford Road. They found shell casings in the road, but saw no injured people or property damage.

State Rep. Rick Glazier to resign as of midnight Friday - Fayetteville Observer: Blog: People's Business

fayobserver.com — RALEIGH -- State Rep. Rick Glazier of Fayetteville is resigning his seat as of midnight Friday, he announced this morning. The Democrat has been in office since January 2003. He is leaving to become the executive director of the N.C. Justice Center, a think tank and advocacy organization.

Video is central in lawsuit against ex-mayor Pitts - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — Pitts' lawyer denies it. The videos and photos could be shown to a jury that will be asked to decide whether Pitts broke up the marriage of John Wayne Tart and Joi-Anna Tart. Joi-Anna Tart was a paralegal for Pitts' law firm, according to court papers, and she assisted in decorating his new office on McPherson Church Road.
Aug 25, 2015

Video said to show ex-mayor of Fayetteville having sex w/ married woman. Ex-mayor’s lawyer says it doesn't. fayobserver.com/news/local/vid… #ncpol

Spring Lake Mayor Chris Rey considering run for U.S. Senate - Fayetteville Observer: Blog: People's Business

fayobserver.com — People began asking Rey five to six weeks ago, he said in an interview Tuesday night. He has been discussing it with his wife. He anticipates deciding in a few weeks, no later than the second week of September.
Aug 11, 2015

RT @FO_Woolverton: Spring Lake Mayor Chris Rey may seek Democratic nomination for US Senate. Details here: fayobserver.com/blogs/news/peo… #ncpol #ncsen

Man arrested in fatal shooting of his sister's husband in Glen Reilly neighborhood - Fayetteville Observer: Crime & Courts

fayobserver.com — The Police Department reported that 26-year-old Don Isaiah Holmes, Jr., of Jacksonville fatally shot Joseph Jerome Smith, 33, in a home in the 6800 block of Winchester Street shortly after midnight today. This is in the Glen Reilly neighborhood off of Reilly Road. Don Holmes is charged with first degree murder.
Jul 12, 2015

Update: Man arrested on murder charge for shooting death of his brother-in-law today in Fayetteville - fayobserver.com/news/crime_cou…

Fayetteville police: Man fatally shoots his sister's husband in Glen Reilly neighborhood - Fayetteville Observer: Crime & Courts

fayobserver.com — The Police Department says 26-year-old Don Isiah Holmes, Jr., of Jacksonville fatally shot Joseph Jerome Smith, 33, in Smith's home in the 6800 block of Winchester Street. This is in the Glen Reilly neighborhood off of Reilly Road in western Fayetteville. Don Holmes is charged with first degree murder.
Jul 12, 2015

Update: Fayetteville police looking for Jacksonville NC man charged with murdering his brother-in-law early today: fayobserver.com/news/crime_cou…

Fayetteville police investigating Glen Reilly homicide - Fayetteville Observer: Crime & Courts

fayobserver.com — The shooting was in a home on the 6800 block of Winchester Street. Police Officer Antoine Kincade described it as domestic-related. Officers were sent to the home about 12:13 a.m., Kincade said. The neighborhood is off Reilly Road and near the edge of Fort Bragg.

Courthouse Blog: Transcript of man being detained for wearing Voodoo beads in court - Fayetteville Observer: From The Courthouse

fayobserver.com — Rahman recorded his conversation with the judge just before he was handcuffed and placed in a secure holding area for prisoners in the courtroom, called the prisoners box. Rahman was in court with his fiancee, Shalonda Mclellan. Both had been summoned to face misdemeanor charges of communicating a threat.
Jul 08, 2015

transcript of man being detained for wearing Voodoo necklaces in Cumberland County District Court: fayobserver.com/blogs/news/fro…

Fayetteville man believes judge violated his right to practice Voodoo - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — Rahman said he is considering whether to sue on the grounds that his civil rights were violated. He could also file a complaint with the N.C. Judicial Standards Commission. Efforts to reach Baggett on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday through his office were unsuccessful.
Jul 08, 2015

Fayetteville man says judge illegally had him locked up for wearing Voodoo beads in court: fayobserver.com/news/local/fay…

Jul 09, 2015

Fayetteville man believes judge violated his right to practice Voodoo fayobserver.com/news/local/fay… via @fayobserver

Capitol Affairs: When will lawmakers finalize the state budget? - Fayetteville Observer: Local News

fayobserver.com — RALEIGH - The General Assembly is taking a vacation this week while its most-important job, passage of a state budget of more than $20billion for schools and colleges, law enforcement, state parks and other state needs and programs, remains unfinished.
Jul 05, 2015

NC Budget is overdue, but NC lawmakers take vacation - today’s Capitol Affairs column: fayobserver.com/news/local/cap… #ncga #ncpol

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Aug 30, 2015

Candidate for Pembroke Town Council is a convicted murderer, & a candidate for mayor also has a felony record robesonian.com/news/79329/man… #ncpol

Aug 29, 2015

Police are routing traffic to East Mountain Drive to get speed access to #Jcoleconcert

Aug 29, 2015

Cops saying traffic moving more smoothly near #Jcoleconcert / map showing heavy traffic on US301, Owen & E. Mountain pic.twitter.com/RaoqbvJovg

Aug 29, 2015

hearing scanner traffic of bicyclist & pedestrian struck by vehicles, I think 1 near #Jcoleconcert but not sure if both. One broke leg


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