Mark Davenport

Mark Davenport

Managing Editor + Digital Content Manager

Charlotte, NC

Mark joined WBTV in December 2013. Before becoming Managing Editor and Digital Content Manager, he excelled at covering breaking news for WBTV This Morning and filling in as an Anchor in the Alert Center, on WBTV News at Noon, and Morning Break.

Recent Articles by Mark

  ‘It became a big distraction’: CMPD Chief Kerr Putney won’t retire before RNC

Giant American flag draped over North America’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge

  Hunters find missing truck, burned remains of 3 people linked to NC ‘mass murder’

  Police: Man in this SUV tried to abduct two girls at school bus stop in Rock Hill

Cam Newton visiting renowned foot specialist, still not 100 percent

Police: Missing boys taken by their sex offender father in New Mexico

  FOUND! Massive Bigfoot statue stolen from NC business located in woods

  Police release description of man who tried to abduct two girls at school bus stop in Rock Hill

Stolen Orville Wright copper bust found 'tucked’ into dunes of NC beach

Wright Brothers National Memorial vandalized, copper bust stolen

  Fire considered ‘suspicious’ at Historic Balls Creek Campground, investigators say

  Dozens of family-owned ‘tents’ destroyed in Historic Balls Creek Campground blaze

  U.S. Marshals arrest S.C. night club murder suspect 700 miles away in Florida

  Grammy-award winning producer and songwriter, Lashawn Daniels, dies in SC wreck

  Man preparing home for Hurricane Dorian dies after fall from ladder in NC

Sketch artist recreates image of woman found in Georgia river. Do you know her?

  Tiger cub at Zootastic Park named in honor of fallen Mooresville officer

'Thank you’: Darius Rucker raises $2 million for St. Jude

  Autopsy: Man found dead, ‘rolled in carpet’ in closet of Charlotte home was stabbed 29 times

  Charlotte Smoothie King employees fired after using racist language on receipts

Man on cross-country lawn mowing mission for military veterans makes stop in NC on Memorial Day

$18.5 million worth of meth found in shipment of fresh carrots at border

  ‘Rising rent’ forces FuManChu CupCakes to close up shop in east Charlotte

  Civilian Medal of Valor award presented to family of UNCC campus shooting hero Riley Howell

  Detective Mike Doty’s name forever etched into National Police Memorial

NC man shares mileage milestone: Honda Accord hits 1 million miles

'Thank you Riley’: Pender County Fire & EMS honors fallen UNCC student

  ‘He was still shooting when we were leaving’: 911 calls released from deadly UNCC campus shooting

  Sources: UNCC shooting suspect referenced past school shooting in confession to police

  Pilot ID’d after missing plane from Statesville Airport found crashed in Rowan County