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Top Raleigh news: Governor orders removal of 3 Confederate monuments; 2 shot downtown; more

Top Raleigh news: Governor orders removal of 3 Confederate monuments; 2 shot downtown; more
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By Hoodline - Published on June 22, 2020.

Here's the most recent top news you may have missed in Raleigh.

Governor orders removal of 3 Confederate monuments from Capitol grounds

Crews in downtown Raleigh removed the Daughters of the Confederacy and Henry Lawson Wyatt monuments. This follows the partial toppling of the Confederate monument outside the Capitol on Friday evening.

Read the full story on ABC11 WTVD.

2 shot within hours downtown

Raleigh police are investigating a shooting in downtown Sunday evening that happened a mile away and just hours after another shooting.

Read the full story on WNCN.

Police seek public's assistance in assault investigation

Detectives are trying to identify who assaulted a 55-year-old man on June 9 or 10 in the 700 block of Martin Street. The man suffered life-threatening injuries.

Read the full story on WRAL TV.


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