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Category Archives: Crime

Two Arrested For Drug Charges In Separate Incidents

Two Arrested For Drug Charges In Separate Incidents

(GDN) — The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports a pair of drug arrests.  On November 12th, A Wayne County Sheriff’s Deputy pulled a vehicle over in the northeast area of the county for a motor vehicle violation.  The vehicle was searched with illegal narcotics allegedly being found.  24-year-old Rita L. Daniels of Goldsboro was arrested…read more »

WCSO: Wanted Suspect Found In Possession Of Meth

WCSO: Wanted Suspect Found In Possession Of Meth

(GDN) — Deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a suspicious person report on Sunday.  The person was located at a convenience store on Highway 111 South.  During the encounter with the suspicious person, deputies reportedly observed 24-year-old Tyler C. Corser inside a vehicle.  The deputies made contact with Corser and learned…read more »

Family Dollar Worker Charged With 18 Counts Of Larceny By An Employee

Family Dollar Worker Charged With 18 Counts Of Larceny By An Employee

(GDN) — A Seven Springs resident is accused of stealing from her workplace.  The multiple thefts from the Five Points Family Dollar were reported to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office on November 23rd.  Deputies reported found evidence that showed 36-year-old Shannon L. Jones had stolen money from the store on 18 separate occasions.  Jones has…read more »

Suspect Allegedly Opens Fire At Vehicle Driven By Girlfriend

Suspect Allegedly Opens Fire At Vehicle Driven By Girlfriend

(GDN) — Just after midnight on Sunday, a Mount Olive Police officer heard gunshots on the south side of town.  All MOPD units responded to the area.  Moments later, dispatch informed officers of a call reporting a reckless driver who had left and then returned to the scene of a domestic altercation on the 500…read more »

GPD: One Injured During Isler Street Shooting

GPD: One Injured During Isler Street Shooting

(GDN) — On Sunday, the Goldsboro Police Department responded to  the 900 block of Isler Street following a ShotSpotter alert and a report of shots fired. Officers immediately located a gunshot victim, 35-year-old Quinton D. Atkinson of Pikeville. Atkinson was taken to Wayne UNC Healthcare and later transported to Vidant Medical Center for further treatment.  He is listed in good condition…read more »

Sheriff Offers Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

Sheriff Offers Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

Sheriff Larry Pierce states “the holiday season is right around the corner and shoppers will be crowding retail and other discount stores to buy the latest gadgets and find the best deals.  This time of year attracts more shopping-related criminal activity because of the larger crowds and the extended store hours.  These factors and the…read more »

Suspect Accused Of Breaking Into Goldsboro Home

Suspect Accused Of Breaking Into Goldsboro Home

(GDN) — On October 23rd, the Goldsboro Police Department took a report on the breaking and entering and larceny that occurred at a residence on the 100 block of Astor Court in the Westhaven Public Housing Community.  An X-Box, Playstation and a Wi-Fi router were amongst the items reported stolen.   The investigation led to warrants…read more »

UPDATE: Second Suspect Arrested For Attempted Murder In Goldsboro

UPDATE: Second Suspect Arrested For Attempted Murder In Goldsboro

(GDN) — Around 4 AM on November 10th, the Goldsboro Police Department responded to a shooting on the 500 block of N. Berkeley Blvd. A victim was located suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Wayne UNC Health Care and then later flown to Vidant Medical Center in Greenville. The victim is…read more »

Law Enforcement Watches C.B. Aycock Following Social Media Threat

Law Enforcement Watches C.B. Aycock Following Social Media Threat

(GDN) — Students at a Wayne County high school may have noticed increased law enforcement at their school today following a potential threat.  The post circulating on social media had threatened to do harm to Charles B. Aycock High on Thursday.  As is protocol, law enforcement was immediately notified and the matter continues to be…read more »

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