Tragic Shooting Death in Wake Forest

UPDATE: Be sure to see bottom of story for new information. On an otherwise calm and uneventful Saturday evening the peace was broken with a call for first responders for a shooting which resulted in the death of a man on the front porch of a house at Lake Forest Drive and Jordan Lane. This … Read more

Do You Know This Alleged Shoplifter?

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the subject shown in the surveillance camera image below. The individual is wanted for questioning in connection with a larceny that occurred Wednesday, July 2, at the Wake Forest Target, 12000 Retail Dr. I wonder if the stolen item is the handbag? Because … Read more

Wake Forest Wants You to Help Identify These Targets

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the subjects shown in the surveillance camera images below. The individuals are wanted for questioning in connection with a theft that occurred Tuesday, June 24, at the Wake Forest Target, 12000 Retail Dr. One of the subjects is believed to be the driver … Read more

Wake Forest Kidnappers Involved in Georgia Murder

Reports out of Georgia state two of the people involved in the screwed-up kidnapping our local Wake Forest resident Frank Janssen. The Telegraph is reporting that in a slaying of a man by four at a Murphy Oil gas station in Warner Robins, Georgia, two were involved in the Wake Forest kidnapping. Below is a … Read more

Want to Know What’s Cool About Getting Busted for DWI

On Friday night a number of police departments came on over for a bit of Wake Forest hospitality and stopped traffic at the intersection of Capital Boulevard and Purnell Road for a “let’s take a look check.” Some of the departments included the State Highway Patrol, Holly Springs, Garner, Cary, and of course our beloved … Read more

Wake Forest Police Department – Do You Know This Woman?

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the subject shown in the surveillance camera images below. The individual is wanted for questioning in connection with an incident that occurred on Wednesday, June 11, involving fraudulent purchases at the Wake Forest Walmart, 2114 S. Main St. The subject or anyone who … Read more

Three Local Men Nabbed With Rash

Police have arrested three local men believed to be responsible for a rash of residential break-ins in northern Wake Forest. Marvin Wyche, 1634-B Burgundy Dr., Raleigh, has been charged with five counts of residential breaking and entering, five counts of larceny after breaking and entering and two counts of obtaining property by false pretense. Stephon … Read more

A Very Hot and Pregnant Driver Gets Hit in the Rear

At just about 1 PM today a very hot and very, very pregnant driver, who you must infer was a female, was struck in the rear while turning onto Capital Boulevard from Caveness Farms Ave. As a precaution Wake Forest Fire Department Engine 2, Wake EMS 12, and Wake Forest Police arrived on the scene … Read more

Driver Damn Lucky to be Alive Tonight

This evening at 11:17 PM a driver of a Volvo C70 convertible, left Purnell Road at Holly Forest Rd and jumped over a ravine that looked to be ten feet deep, missing two trees in the flight. Apparently the vehicle had enough speed to continue it’s forward momentum over the deep ravine and after striking … Read more