Joe Fisher, WRAL NEWS in NC

Joe Fisher

WRAL NEWS in NC

Raleigh, NC, United States

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  • WAVY_News
  • 8News WRIC Richmond
  • NBC4 Columbus
  • WKRG
  • WSAV News 3
  • Local 24 News
  • WFLA NEWS

Recent articles by Joe:

Davis wins eastern NC battleground, taking seat of retiring Butterfield

Democratic state Sen. Don Davis defeated Republican businesswoman Sandy Smith in North Carolina's 1st Congressional District, bolstering state Democrats' representation in Congress. → Read More

Raleigh church to open doors Friday night for homeless ahead of Hurricane Ian

Pullen Memorial Baptist Church at 1801 Hillsborough St. plans to open its doors at 4 p.m. Friday and people can stay until 8 a.m. Saturday. → Read More

How Raleigh leaders are addressing Crabtree Creek flooding ahead of possible impacts of Hurricane Ian

Crabtree Creek is a tributary of the Neuse River that is notorious for flooding. → Read More

Son of lieutenant governor’s chief of staff dies in apparent accidental shooting

On Sept. 16, Wake County deputies said Jake LiVecchi died after a shooting inside a home on Lautenberg Lane in Willow Spring. → Read More

Cary car thefts up 52 percent as concern builds among those in town

WRAL Investigates has found car thefts are on the rise in Cary. The numbers show 108 stolen cars in 2022. There have been 49 cars stolen in Cary since July. Even more cars were rummaged through and damaged. → Read More

'Are we truly safe?' Car thefts up 52% in Cary, with over 100 cars stolen this year alone

WRAL Investigates has found car thefts are on the rise in Cary. The numbers show 108 stolen cars in 2022. There have been 49 cars stolen in Cary since July. Even more cars were rummaged through and damaged. → Read More

'This is a serious charge': Man accused of threatening to shoot up Wake County school in Snapchat video

Connor Terrell, 23, is charged with communicating threats of mass violence on educational property. → Read More

People with HIV make up more than half monkeypox cases in NC

New research shows people living with HIV are twice as likely to be hospitalized if they get monkeypox. → Read More

GoRaleigh wanted to expand bus service, instead a driver shortage has left some riders stranded

The shortage of bus drivers is forcing GoRaleigh to cut back on service. The transit system currently operates about 1,000 trips a day and hauls about 350,000 riders every month. But lately, there's been more missed trips with the riders stranded at the bus stop. → Read More

In his second arrest on the same day, video shows a man hit by a Raleigh police cruiser, shocked by Taser

Videocaptured by bystander Brandon Edwards shows Lance Mitchell Scott running from Raleigh police. It shows when a responding Raleigh police cruiser hit Scott, he keeps running and is shocked by a Taser deployed by an officer. → Read More

6 kids shot, no suspects: RPD needs help finding shooter who opened fire at party

After nearly two weeks, Raleigh Police detectives are working with few leads and very little information from witnesses as they work to identify the person who shot six children, including a 12-year-old boy, during a party full of teenagers. → Read More

Stick shift stalls attempted car theft near NC State, police believe 3 recent crimes are connected

Two of the carjackings happened on Sunday and the other happened on Aug. 17, police said. → Read More

Raleigh police gun buyback event draws huge crowds, long lines

The event goes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Peace Baptist Church at 1601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. → Read More

Man charged with murder of Wake deputy Ned Byrd faces life in prison if convicted

If convicted, Arturo Marin-Sotelo faces sentencing of life in prison without parole or the death penalty, according to Judge Damion McCullers. → Read More

Raleigh mayor, police chief speak after night club shooting injures 6 children

Raleigh's police chief and mayor are reacting for the first time since a shooting at a nightclub last Friday left six children injured. → Read More

2 teens, 12-year-old boy remain hospitalized after Raleigh club shooting

Four girls and two boys were shot early Saturday morning after a fight broke out at a private party at a night club in Raleigh. → Read More

Shooter on the loose: Manhunt for suspect who shot Wake Co. deputy enters day 2

A massive search continued into Saturday morning for the shooter, with dozens of law enforcement officers seen stationed along Battle Bridge Road near Auburn Knightdale Road and the River Ridge Golf Club. → Read More

Shooter on the loose: Manhunt for suspect who shot, killed Wake Co. deputy enters day 2

A massive search continued into Saturday morning for the shooter, with dozens of law enforcement officers seen stationed along Battle Bridge Road near Auburn Knightdale Road and the River Ridge Golf Club. → Read More

Shooter on the loose: Investigators work to piece together final moments of Wake deputy's life

A manhunt was underway Friday after a Wake County deputy was shot and killed in southeastern Wake County. → Read More

'Very dedicated:' Deputy found dead in Wake County did not radio for help, left K-9 in car

A manhunt was underway Friday after a Wake County deputy was shot and killed in southeastern Wake County. → Read More