Breaking News: The Wake County Board of Education released the names of three finalists in their search for a new superintendent Tuesday. The candidates will visit the school system next week to visit schools, meet staff and undergo a final round of interviews.
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Just In: A 15-year-old boy charged in the Jan. 5 shooting deaths of a couple in their Wake County home can be tried as an adult, a District Court judge ruled Tuesday. Search warrants in the case indicate the couple, Jose and Maria Mendoza, were unintended targets in a gang war between two rival gangs. The boy is one of two people charged in the case.
Raleigh Teen Arrested After School Goes on Lockdown
Police officers responded to Garner Magnet High School at about 12:50 p.m. after a student reported her suspicions to school administrators.
Police arrested Teddy Ray Melvin Jr., 17, of Raleigh, on campus and charged him with one count of misdemeanor possession of a weapon on a school campus.
Authorities said he was armed with a black BB pistol. They did not say if he was a student at the school or why he was on campus.
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