Every Monday WRAL-TV-5’s Gerald Owens gives us a quick recap of the weekends big news stories and a heads up on what’s coming up in the WRAL TV-5 evening news. Owens a 20 year television veteran started his career in 1993, as a reporter trainee at WUSA-TV in Washington, D.C. and began working at WRAL TV-5 in 2002. Today Owens recapped the following stories:
Over the weekend police in Chapel Hill over at UNC are looking for a man wanted for breaking in to a campus hotel and breaking into a campus dorm. The man is suspected of stealing student’s belongings.
Saturday four members on a Ft Bragg helicopter crashed during a training exercise in Mexico. Crew Chief gt. Dwight Burn died in the crash the other tree members survived the crash.
An 11 year boy reported missing on Friday was found safe Friday night and was returned to his family on Saturday. The boy got on the wrong school bus which leads to some anxious moments for the family.
Tonight WRAL’s will talk about American idol winner Scotty McCreery was one of 5 people held up at gun point on NC State’s campus. He was visiting friends when 3 men broke in to the apartment. Also Monica Laliberte will talk about how the windows on your home could melt the siding on your neighbor’s home.
The Weekend Wrap Up with WRAL TV-5 Gerald Owens below.