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New Bern Sun Journal (Newspaper) - May 2, 2015, New Bern, North Carolina 75� daily saturday. May 2. 2015 m a co ing North c Arlt 1 nac it a Newbern. . In Home and Garden Yoni tomatoes on ovoid damage Horn a Mitotic. Spotted Wilt Vnus As nil draft continues panthers Trade 3 picks to draft Michigan receiver Funchess. Al r m i. A i Unke St things to know about the situation in Baltimore Duk Progress Energy customer awareness done to fall prey six police Ollie ors Lac e t lunges Aller Ili Al of i Eccl lie a a the associated press some people have been taken m by scammers demanding payments with prepaid cards tor Duke Energy photo by Chuck Beckley Sun journal staff scammer says Crew is on its Way to shul off Power but Hill hand com Duke Progress Energy called a local business owner and told her she was overdue on a payment and that a disconnect team was on its Way to turn off her Power. The Only Way to Stop them. The caller said was to hurry to a local grocery store put $1,300 on a Load it prepaid card for Duke Energy to collect. The caller made her situation sound so dire that she hurried to carry out the instructions. But it was t Duke Progress Energy and now she a out $1,300. Police in new Bern and River Bend both reported Calls regarding the phone scam and according to it Ronda Allen of the new Bern police the scammers have a pretty extensive show scammers Are calling both businesses and private residences. Quot they say a we be got a disconnect team on the Way a a Allen said the scammers then say that once the Power is shut off. The Quot customer will have to go to Charlotte and present proof of payment to get the Power turned Back on and even then it will take several Days to happen a they really convince the people and put them in panic Mode a Allen said a a they be got it All set up a she said the scammers also provide a number to Call Back for further questions. When the number is called people on the other end identify themselves As Progress Energy customer service. In a news release new Bern police chief tot Issam Summers or said a we want the Public to be aware of see scam a4 Baltimore s top prosecutor announced Friday that six officers would face charges in the death of Freddie tray. The 25-year-old Black Man whose death after an injury in police custody sparked protests in the City Baltimore s chief prosecutor. States attorney Marilyn Mushy announced charges against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray. Mushy 35. Surprised Legal observers by filing charges against the officers herself rather than seeking a grand jury indictment a Day after receiving the results of the internal police investigation and an official autopsy report. The decision however. Was consistent with her Campaign pledge to hold police accountable. Mesh has been on the Job for less than four months the officers charged in the Gray Case Range in age from 25 to 45 three joined the Force in 2012 two others it Brian Rice and officer Caesar Goodson. Have been on the Force since the late two Goodson. The Driver of the vehicle that transported Gray faces the most serious charges he a been charged with second degree depraved heart murder w hich carries a possible 30 year sentence. The charge involves acting with extreme disregard for human life Mosby said Goodson repeatedly failed to secure Gray with a Seatbelt in the Back of the Van and because he was unbelted. Shackled and handcuffed he suffered a severe neck injury. Ther charges against the officers include involuntary manslaughter assault misconduct in office and false imprisonment. Fridays charges come approximately three weeks after Freddie Gray s arrest on april 12. After his arrest. Gray spent a week in the Hospital he fore he died april to bystander video captured Gray a see Baltimore a4county manager surprised by sellouts Muling request b a Tal Arret tryst Gar , county manager Jack v Eil was it urn ted by two thing the amount Craven so Lux los is asking the county to contribute to the schools budget and comparison figures the District released that he says Are misleading and incomplete. The Board of education unanimously approved its budget monday night while also presenting a it of figures to make the Case that Craven county is notably underfunded w Hen it conies to covering capital costs. According to figures released by Craven schools officials i Raven count Only contributes $4w per Pupil for capital expenditures com pared to nearby Carteret county which contributes $533 per Pupil. In the itemized list issued monday there is an asterisk by the number received by Carteret county schools which states that in prior years that system received approximately $1 million for capital costs w hich would make it an actual rate of sikh per student. Outlay budget i it much High Veit said the same Wasny Ter than what had previous done to illustrate that Cra been discussed veil said Ven county schools actually Veit received a cop of the received $2 million from the official request on tuesday county in the form of a kind morning around four years ago with though Veit was aware interest free financing there would be additional the school system will costs concerning techno present its budget at a p in of it needs a figure Wasny to on monday to the Board of provided during Prev iou commissioners the capital discussions with the admin by adv see funding a4 work lug Mol Lier appreciates Lite Myca acc Presti Enlal candidate addresses plans i Crystal Arr v the m in Sun journal staff a Man Unity com the Sun journal is Public a my a Story from the twin Rivers Myca every Day Iii the month of May these stories Are from real people in our Community that have been impacted by the is programming As a working Mother with a de manding career and two Small children it is difficult to make myself a priority for me the v Mca provides a reason and Opportunity to give Back to my health and my Elt whether it i an Early morning class or an open Treadmill at 5 Al a inthe y provides opportunities for me to focus on myself before the Day starts demanding my time the y truly benefits my family and career by enhancing my mental and physical health a a Lauren help make a Dif Ference every Day in May. Donations to the twin Rivers i Mca Are tax deductible and can he made online at try Mca Vul g. By mail or in person at too Myca Lane new Bern new 2k5ft2 thank you for chix my to so no it the to in Rivers y aaa All the people in our Community that need our help i it jury p re m vat i i his illustrated his Point at the col left is a vital it of the Community it in addition to presenting in important Community Raymond starts proc Tate in a unum of Craven Community College on Friday introducing presidential candidate to me Community it it Otot Gay Crystal Garrett Sun journal staff pleasant class is a5 a2 72 51 come a10 a3 a6 a Emu a9 b4 by Halifax Iii

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