Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Category Archives: Crime

ACE Team: Narcotics Found On Impaired Driver

ACE Team: Narcotics Found On Impaired Driver

On July 6th, the Wayne County Sheriff’s ACE Team pulled a vehicle over on Highway 117 South in Goldsboro for a Chapter 20 violation.  The driver, 39-year-old Charles T. Hamblin of Magnolia, was reportedly found to be operating the vehicle while impaired.  During the stop, illegal narcotics and a concealed firearm were allegedly found.  Hamblin…read more »

KPD: Suspect Charged For June 29 Shooting

KPD: Suspect Charged For June 29 Shooting

A Kinston man is arrested for a late June shooting incident. On June 29th, officers with the Kinston Police Department responded to a motor vehicle collision on the 1600 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.  Officers were also advised one person had been shot.  Officers found multiple shell casings, and the occupants of…read more »

Fremont Man Allegedly Tried To Poison His Wife

Fremont Man Allegedly Tried To Poison His Wife

A Wayne County man is accused of attempting to poison his wife.  On June 14th, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office responded to a possible poisoning call at a home on the 300 block of Wilson Road in Fremont.  The victim reported someone had tampered with her bottled tea and a container of spinach dip that…read more »

UMO Student Charged For March Crash That Killed 4

UMO Student Charged For March Crash That Killed 4

One of the UMO students involved in a car crash that left four others dead has now been charged for the deadly wreck. According to the State Highway Patrol, 19-year-old Tiffany Lee of Gambrills, MD, turned herself in Wednesday afternoon.  Lee was placed into the Wayne County Detention Center under a $100,000 bond.  She is charged…read more »

12-Year-Old Injured In Accidental Shooting

12-Year-Old Injured In Accidental Shooting

An accidental shooting sends a 12-year-old to the hospital.  On Monday, the Duplin County Sheriff’s Office was called to a home on the 100 block of Cedar Lane near Beulaville regarding a 12-year-old female that had been shot in the back.  First responders administered aid to the victim.  The victim was stable but in critical…read more »

ACE Team: Traffic Stop Leads To Heroin Arrest

ACE Team: Traffic Stop Leads To Heroin Arrest

Last week Tuesday, members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Team were patrolling the area of Highway 111 South.  A vehicle was pulled over for a Chapter 20 violation, and the deputies reportedly found heroin inside the vehicle.  The driver, 39-year-old Juan Galarza of Mount Olive, was arrested and charged with Possession of Heroin. …read more »

Stolen Vehicle Crashes Into Kinston Home

Stolen Vehicle Crashes Into Kinston Home

An investigation is underway after three people crash a stolen vehicle into a Kinston home. On Friday, officers with the Kinston P.D. responded to the 2500 block of Hodges Road for the report of someone breaking into a vehicle.  The officers spotted a vehicle driving erratically in the area.  That stolen vehicle fled the attempted…read more »

ACE TEAM: Heroin Suspect Found Driving With Daughter

ACE TEAM: Heroin Suspect Found Driving With Daughter

A suspect is arrested for heroin and child abuse during a July 4th traffic stop.  On Saturday, deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff’s ACE Team stopped a vehicle while patrolling the southern area of the county.  Probable cause was established to search the vehicle, and the deputies reportedly found heroin that had been dumped in…read more »

ACE Team Traffic Stop Leads To Meth Arrest

ACE Team Traffic Stop Leads To Meth Arrest

Last week Tuesday, members of the Wayne County Sheriff’s ACE Team were patrolling the area of Ebenezer Church Road when they pulled a vehicle over for a Chapter 20 violation.  During the stop, the deputies reportedly found meth inside the vehicle.  The driver, 30-year-old Lewis C. Honeycutt of Goldsboro, was arrested for Possession of Methamphetamine. …read more »

Routine Boat Ramp Check Leads To Meth Arrest

Routine Boat Ramp Check Leads To Meth Arrest

On Saturday, June 27, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Aggressive Criminal Enforcement Team assisted the North Carolina Wildlife Law Enforcement Division with a narcotics investigation at the Bill Lane Boulevard Boat Ramp. During a routine boat ramp check, it was allegedly discovered 42-year-old Henry T. Miller of Mount Olive and a female acquaintance were in…read more »

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