Father accused of killing children remains hospitalized, faces murder charges - Details on WBTV

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Two children were killed and their father is facing murder charges, if he survives a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Deputies say Shawn Fuller was intoxicated when he shot his 3 and 4-year-old sons in Statesville Sunday morning. We will have details and live updates on WBTV.

Developing overnight...we'll see Brody O'Connell in the Alert Center close to the top of the newscast because he's following late night events in Ferguson, Missouri. Protests on the one year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown result in an officer firing shots and a man in bad shape at the hospital.

Two officers were injured over the weekend in an exchange of gunfire in Gaston County. After it was over, two people were dead. We're looking into exactly what happened and how those officers are doing this morning.

We're mourning two losses in the sports world. One man was a football coach right here at home and the other man is known across the country for his contribution to the game.

Worried about drones flying overhead? We'll show you the clever idea one man had to get one out of his neighborhood.

If your kids are anxious about the start of school, we have some advice from an expert.

And if you have a really bad habit of constantly checking your phone...a habit you want to break...we have some help for you.

John Carter and Meteorologist Al Conklin will kick things off at 4:30am on WBTV. The rest of us will join them at 5am. Hope to see YOU when you wake up.

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