Good morning it's Christine Nelson! It's Monday, June 18. Here is a look at what's happening now. WBTV News This Morning is on from 4:30 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.
New this morning: A frightening end to the day for workers at a McDonald's in Mint Hill. An angry customer fired right into the business around closing time. WBTV's Cam Man Ron Lee got right to the scene as police we're tracking that shooter down. He found out what happened moments before the incident that set this man off. He has all the details in a live report.
This story you really need to pay attention to. That's because police need help finding the driver who caused a wreck that killed two people in Rowan County. The person over-corrected, killing two people riding a motorcycle.
Plus, we have more details behind the sudden death of Rodney King. Officials are still investigating despite initials reports that he drowned.
Don't forget to stay through our 6 a.m. hour for all new stories!
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A woman visiting the probation office ended up going back to jail on drug charges. According to the report, Shawna Marie Dickinson, 40, of Carolina Boulevard, went to the probation office on Thursday.More >>
A spokesperson for the North Carolina Department of Labor says that the “KMG Fire Ball” ride operated at a fair in Charlotte approximately two months before the deadly incident in Ohio.More >>
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say it happened around 3:34 a.m. in the 1200 block of Central Avenue, near the Moo & Brew restaurant.More >>
It is a First Alert Day and we are now getting a little better look at the timing of storm arrival for later on this afternoon and evening.More >>
The driver who hit the man called police to the scene, at the intersection near the Lincoln Center strip mall.More >>