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Tag Archives: Kinston Police Department

Four Arrested During Kinston Drug Investigations

Four Arrested During Kinston Drug Investigations

On Wednesday, members of the Kinston Police Department Narcotics Unit concluded two narcotics investigations that spanned the course of nearly three months. This operation was conducted as a part of the department’s initiative to suppress violent crime in the city. Both investigations were concluded with the execution of search warrants by members of the Kinston…read more »

KPD: Suspect Charged For September Shooting That Left One Injured

KPD: Suspect Charged For September Shooting That Left One Injured

Kinston Police arrest a suspect for a September shooting that sent one person to the hospital.  The KPD responded to the 700 block of W. Highland Avenue on September 15th for a call reporting shots fired.  Officers were later informed 27-year-old Tyreke Mills of Kinston had arrived at UNC Lenoir Hospital with non-life threatening gunshot…read more »

Two Charged For Weekend Shooting In Kinston

Two Charged For Weekend Shooting In Kinston

Two suspects are arrested for a shooting incident in Kinston.  On Saturday, the Kinston Police Department responded to shots fired near the 1100 block of Pollock Street.  Officers arrived and found the victim, 25-year-old Rashad O’Neil of Kinston.  The preliminary investigation revealed two individuals operating a white SUV drove past O’Neil and opened fire from…read more »

KPD: Crews Recover Body Of Missing Man

KPD: Crews Recover Body Of Missing Man

Kinston Police say they have located the body of a person missing since this past weekend. In the early morning hours of Saturday, the Kinston Police Department was informed a subject had jumped off the Queen Street bridge.  The missing individual was identified as 23-year-old Dakota Gray of La Grange.  At the time, the Kinston…read more »

Person Missing In Kinston Since Saturday

Person Missing In Kinston Since Saturday

Kinston Police are searching for a missing person.  22-year-old Dakota Gray was last seen near the 200 block of E. New Bern Road on Saturday.  He is described as a white male with brown hair, 5’6”, 140 pounds.  Gray was last seen wearing blue jeans and steel toed boots.  Anyone with information on Gray’s whereabouts…read more »

Goldsboro Resident Stabbed During Kinston Incident

Goldsboro Resident Stabbed During Kinston Incident

A Goldsboro resident is stabbed during an incident in Kinston. Around 8:20 PM Tuesday, the Kinston Police Department responded to the 800 block of E. Washington Avenue for the report of a disturbance.  Moments later, the officers were advised 38-year-old Takeisha Barrett of Goldsboro had arrived at UNC Lenoir Hospital with a stab wound to…read more »

Suspect Charged For April Murder In Kinston

Suspect Charged For April Murder In Kinston

Kinston Police charge a suspect for an April homicide. On April 17th, the Kinston P.D. responded to a residence on the 800 block of College Street for a welfare check and located 29-year-old Gabrielle Wendt deceased inside the home.  The case was investigated as a homicide. On Friday, detectives with the Kinston Police Department obtained…read more »

KPD: Suspect Charged For Monday Murder

KPD: Suspect Charged For Monday Murder

The Kinston Police Department reports 28-year-old Karl Shackleford of Kinston has been charged for the murder of 22-year-old Terrence Plymouth.  The KPD responded to the 700 block of Harding Avenue on Monday night and found Plymouth suffering from gunshot wounds.  Despite lifesaving measures, Plymouth died at the scene.  Shackleford was arrested for Plymouth’s murder on…read more »

Kinston Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

Kinston Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

Around 10:30 PM on Monday, Kinston Police Department officers responded to a call of a person who was shot in the area of the 700 block of Harding Avenue. The preliminary investigation revealed that one man was shot while in the front yard of the residence by an unknown assailant(s). Despite life saving measures, 22-year-old…read more »

KPD: Suspect Accused Of Trafficking Heroin/Fentanyl Mix

KPD: Suspect Accused Of Trafficking Heroin/Fentanyl Mix

Last week Tuesday, the Kinston Police Department pulled over a Chevy Tahoe for a motor vehicle violation.  During the stop, the officers reportedly found approximately 55 grams of a fentanyl/heroin mixture, as well as marijuana, cocaine, oxycodone pills and drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle.  The driver, 34-year-old Darrell Koonce of Kinston, was arrested and charged…read more »

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