On April 23, 2022 Sampson County Deputies attempted a traffic stop on 36-year-old Randolph Scott Williams Jr., who fled by motor vehicle and then on foot. The Sampson County Sheriff’s Office later secured warrants on Williams.
On April 25, 2022 Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Squad Deputies received information that Williams was at a residence on Eagles Nest Road in Dudley. Upon arrival, Williams fled through the backside of the property into a wooded area, later emerged and was taken into custody.
Williams faces several charges including Possession of Methamphetamine, Felony Fleeing to Elude Arrest, Resisting a Public Officer and Use of Red or Blue Light. Williams was left in the custody of the Wayne County Detention Center and received a $33,000 secured bond.