Andy Griffith; Leland police car crash; sex offender arrested on new charges

It's sad day today across the Tar Heel state. Andy Griffith died this morning at 86 years old. Tonight, we'll have more from locals who worked with the TV star.

A Leland police car was involved in an accident today. According to Brunswick County Dispatch, the police car was heading northbound on Highway 17 around 7:00 a.m.

If you're a big Robert Downey, Jr. fan, keep your eyes peeled: filming for Iron Man 3 in Wilmington continues at several area locations soon.

A registered sex offender in Brunswick County has been arrested on new sex charges involving a child.

Make sure to tune in tonight starting at 5:00! We'll have the latest on what happened in court today for a 15-year-old suspect accused of killing a local delivery driver; what surprising information you might want to know if you're a woman who owns a cat; what you should keep in mind if you're heading out to the water this 4th of July and much more.

-Frances Weller