Shots Fired In SouthPark Mall Area; Bodies From AirAsia Flight

BREAKING NEWS ALERT:  Searchers may have found the site in Indonesia's Java Sea where AirAsia Flight 8501 was last seen Sunday, while flying from Indonesia to Singapore.  Officials say they've recovered several bodies floating in the water, and those bodies have been brought to an Indonesian navy ship.  Our Brody O'Connell is following the newest developments in the search for the missing airliner from the WBTV Alert Center.  No other station brings you more up-to-the-minute information.

Good morning to you on this Tuesday, 30 December 2014, from the WBTV News morning team...John Carter reporting to you this morning.  I invite you to join us from 4:30 to 9 AM this morning for the area's best newscast.  We have a lot to tell you about this morning.

It's wet out there!  We've had rain was raining when I drove in to work at 3:30 this morning.  Heavy rain is being reported in some areas.  Will this wet stuff continue?  Be sure to tune in for Al Conklin's First Alert Weather Forecast.

An investigation is underway this morning in Charlotte's SouthPark area after shots were fired during a car chase.  Our Ashton Pellom is following the story and will be LIVE with the latest details on the search for the shooter.

College football takes the stage in Charlotte tonight!  The Belk Bowl features the Georgia Bulldogs taking on the Louisville Cardinals at Bank of America Stadium  We'll be LIVE at the stadium with more well as information on the many events that are being held leading up to the game tonight that will be carried on national television.

One person is dead following a fire in Rowan County.  The fire started last night at the Conestoga Mobile Home Park on Conestoga Trail.

A man whose brother was killed during a home invasion is scheduled to appear in Mecklenburg County court today.  22-year-old Carlos Delcid is charged with first degree burglary...his brother, 18-year-old Isai Delcid, was shot and killed by a 14-year-old inside the house.

A person is in quarantine here in Mecklenburg County with a case of measles.  Health Department officials say the patient recently traveled to India.

Tickets for this Saturday's Wild Card playoff game between the Carolina Panthers and the Arizona Cardinals are a hot item!  We have a warning for you if you're planning on buying tickets.

We've got plenty of sports action to tell you about...including the Charlotte Hornets as well as college basketball scores!

All that and so much more when you join us from 4:30 to 7 AM on WBTV...then we're live from 7 to 9 AM on the Bounce channel!  And during our 8 AM hour on Bounce, we have two special guests who'll join us live in the won't want to miss it!

See you starting at 4:30 AM!