Saturday, January 23, 2021

Category Archives: Crime

Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shooting

Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Shooting

Around 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to the 700 block of E. New Hope Road in response to a shooting in the area. Upon arrival, Deputies found a vehicle in the ditch. A young male was located inside the vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim was transported…read more »

WCSO Arrest Suspect After Domestic Dispute

WCSO Arrest Suspect After Domestic Dispute

Deputes of the Wayne County Sheriffs Department were dispatched Sunday to 212 Marlette Dr. in reference to an active domestic dispute. Upon arrival, Deputies spotted 34 year old James Thomas Goodman of Goldsboro and he fled on foot. After a brief foot pursuit, Goodman was transported to the Wayne County Detention Center. While in the…read more »

GPD Officers Arrest Suspect For Meth, Cocaine

GPD Officers Arrest Suspect For Meth, Cocaine

Just after 7 PM on Saturday, officers with the Goldsboro Police Department Selective Enforcement Unit conducted a traffic stop in the 1800 block of S. Slocumb Street. As a result of the stop and subsequent investigation, the driver, 35-year-old Keone T. Davis of Goldsboro, was arrested. He was charged with Felony Possession of Methamphetamine, Felony Possession of…read more »

Goldsboro Police Chase, Arrest Armed Suspect

Goldsboro Police Chase, Arrest Armed Suspect

Arounds 10:30 AM Friday, the Goldsboro Police Department responded to the area of Central Heights Road and E. New Hope Road in reference to an armed suspect.  The victim reported the suspect threatened him with a firearm and then left the area in a light blue Ford Taurus.  Responding GPD officers located the suspect vehicle in…read more »

Deputies Make Meth Arrest During Wayne County Traffic Stop

Deputies Make Meth Arrest During Wayne County Traffic Stop

On Friday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office pulled a vehicle over for a Chapter 20 violation.  The occupants gave consent for a search of the vehicle, and that reportedly led to the discovery of controlled substances and drug paraphernalia in the purse of 33-year-old Samantha Jo Spell of Newton Grove.  Spell was arrested for Felony…read more »

Sex Offender Accused Of Residential Violation

Sex Offender Accused Of Residential Violation

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says a sex offender is accused of not residing at his registered address.  45-year-old Tavares L. Lane is charged with Fail to Report New Address – Sex Offender and Residential Violation – Sex Offender.  On Monday, the Sheriff’s Office was alerted to a sex offender that was residing at an…read more »

GPD: Suspect Caught Stealing Copper From Home

GPD: Suspect Caught Stealing Copper From Home

The Goldsboro Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of Lee Drive on December 15th for the report of a larceny in progress.  The officers found a suspect who appeared to be removing copper from the dwelling. The suspect, 29-year-old Jordan K. Tyree of Goldsboro, was taken into custody and charged with two counts…read more »

GPD: Juvenile Suspect Charged For Armed Robbery

GPD: Juvenile Suspect Charged For Armed Robbery

Around 10:30 PM on Monday, December 14th, the Goldsboro Police Department took a report from a victim that stated they had been robbed at gunpoint in a parking lot on the 1100 block of Olivia Lane.  The GPD’s investigation developed a 15-year-old male as a suspect.  A juvenile petition was filed against the suspect charging…read more »

Stranded Motorists Reportedly Busted With Meth

Stranded Motorists Reportedly Busted With Meth

Wayne County Sheriff’s deputies were patrolling the area of Highway 111 North in the northern area of Wayne County on Thursday when they stopped to check on a stranded motorist. During the encounter, consent was given to search the vehicle.  26-year-old Sarah M. Bedard of Pikeville and 34-year-old Evelyn N. Tucker of Goldsboro were allegedly…read more »

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