Wanted Suspect Arrested During Wayne County Traffic Stop
February 9, 2021 Ken Conners
On January 23rd, Wayne County Sheriff’s deputies were patrolling near Highway 70 East in Goldsboro when they conducted a traffic stop for a motor vehicle violation. During the stop, 36-year-old James D. Barnes of Kinston was reportedly found in possession of a firearm. Barnes also had multiple active warrants out of Johnston County. He was arrested and given a $27,000 secured bond. Barnes was turned over to the Wayne County Detention Center for Processing.