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Man dies a month after June shooting in Uptown

CMPD is now treating the investigation as a homicide. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A Charlotte shooting that wounded four people early in June 2024 has turned deadly after one victim died of his injuries a month later. The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said Tuesday 30-year-old Aundrey Brown Jr.…
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Charlotte nonprofit helping new businesses get ahead

Freedom In Me offers a 12-week business development program to show business owners how to write grants or format business plans. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte nonprofit Freedom In Me has customized training to meet the needs of businesses just starting out.…
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7 Statesville smoke shops caught selling weed, counterfeit items

The sheriff’s office said they were also selling products to children. IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. — A month-long investigation in Iredell County resulted in search warrants served at a group of smoke and vape shops in the area. On Tuesday, the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office said it searched seven shops on Friday, July 10.…