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1 dead, 1 in critical condition after shooting in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. – One woman was killed and another victim was injured after a shooting Friday night in Greensboro, according to Greensboro police. Pamela Crumpton Hooks, 34, died from an apparent gunshot wound after being taken to the hospital, Greensboro police said in a press release. Officers were called to a home at 716 Hidden Lake Court shortly after 9:30 p.m. Friday where both victims were found with apparent gunshot wounds. The other victim is in critical condition and is […]
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GPD: One dead after double shooting; suspect at large

One of the victims located at 716 Hidden Lake Court has been identified as Pamela Crumpton Hooks, B/F, 34. Mrs. Hooks was transported to a local hospital where she died from an apparent gunshot wound. The second victim is still receiving treatment at an area hospital and is in critical condition. That victim’s name is being withheld at this time pending the investigation. This incident is being investigated as a homicide. There is no suspect information at this time

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Greensboro Fire Department adding female locker rooms

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Greensboro Fire Department has seen an increase in women becoming firefighters. The growth has prompted the department to move forward with private spaces for women at stations that don’t currently provide the option. Fire Station 4 is the busiest in the city. It was built in 1961, but as times have changed and the building’s function has too. Greensboro fire is renovating an old boot room there to create a locker room for women. “On the […]
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