GREENSBORO — A Lee County man was judicially denaturalized and sentenced to six months in prison in federal court after allegedly providing false information under oath on his application for citizenship, according to a release from the office of the U.S. Attorney Middle District of North Carolina.

Three Sanford men were arrested earlier this month in connection with the overdose death of a 34-year-old woman, according to the Harnett County Sheriff’s Office.

A registered sex offender was arrested Wednesday after child pornography was found stored on his computer, according to the Sanford Police Department.

CARTHAGE — A Pinehurst convenience store clerk acted quickly in reporting a robbery on Wednesday and authorities were able to arrest the suspect at the business, according to the Moore County Sheriff’s Office.

A Raleigh man is accused of breaking into the house of his ex-girlfriend Tuesday afternoon, cutting her multiple times with a broken plate before driving away, crashing into another vehicle and trying to run from that incident.

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Two men have been charged in connection with the Halloween night murder of 27-year-old Jamar Raynique Griffin Jr. of Sanford.

LILLINGTON — A Fuquay-Varina man wanted on sexual abuse charges involving three sisters has been returned to Harnett County after he was arrested last month in Texas.

BROADWAY — A police officer’s attempt Monday to stop a vehicle reported stolen in Harnett County wound up in a pursuit around Lee County that involved four law enforcement agencies.