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Investigation Underway At Mount Olive Pickle

Investigation Underway At Mount Olive Pickle

Reports of a situation outside of Mount Olive Pickle are under investigation by the Mount Olive Police Department. According to Chief Jason Hughes no shots were fired, but officers were dispatched to the scene. Hughes tells GoldsboroDailyNews.com that reports are being taken and an active investigation is underway. No further information is being released at…read more »

Three Arrested On Murder Charges By Mount Olive Police

Three Arrested On Murder Charges By Mount Olive Police

(GDN) – The Mount Olive Police Department arrested 35-year-old Demarlo Kornegay, 25-year-old Jartavis Bradshaw and 20-year-old Tyshawn Miller. They responded to a shooting on March 29th, 2022, at approximately 7:04 p.m., at 1001 Southeast Center Street. Upon arrival, police say they discovered 22-year-old Rajion Hall suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Wayne County EMS responded…read more »

MOPD Officer Released From Hospital, Chase Suspect Identified

MOPD Officer Released From Hospital, Chase Suspect Identified

MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. (AP) — A Mount Olive police officer who was hurt when she crashed her vehicle while chasing a hijacking suspect has been released from the hospital. Police Chief Jason Hughes said officers were called to the Walmart in Mount Olive on Saturday to deal with a suspicious person. Police said when they…read more »

Mount Olive Officer Injured During Police Chase

Mount Olive Officer Injured During Police Chase

(GDN) — A late Saturday afternoon chase involving a stolen Mount Olive Police vehicle ended with the suspect being caught and one officer injured. The Mount Olive Police officer crashed their patrol car at the intersection of U.S. 117 and the I-40 connector. According to Mount Olive Police Chief Jason Hughes, several police officers were…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 »

Warrants Secured On Mount Olive Walmart Assault Suspect

Warrants Secured On Mount Olive Walmart Assault Suspect

Authorities are searching for a suspect in a Walmart assault.  According to a Friday afternoon Facebook post from the Mount Olive Police Department, 33-year-old Darryl J. Williams, Jr. of Wilson has been identified as a suspect in the October 25th assault that left a Mount Olive Walmart cashier with a serious injury.  Williams is wanted…read more »

Mount Olive Police: Unknown Suspects Responsible For Assaulting Walmart Cashier

Mount Olive Police: Unknown Suspects Responsible For Assaulting Walmart Cashier

Police need help identifying the suspects responsible for assaulting a Walmart employee.  The Mount Olive Police Department is looking for public assistance in solving October 25th attack.  According to the Facebook post by the Mount Olive P.D., three subjects – a male and two females – entered the Walmart and tried to return merchandise.  A…read more »

Feds Hand Down Prison Sentence For Accused Meth Trafficker

Feds Hand Down Prison Sentence For Accused Meth Trafficker

A Mount Olive area resident is sentenced in federal court on two meth trafficking charges.  35-year-old Ashley Shackelford of Duplin County was sentenced last week to 90 months in prison for two charges: Conspiracy to Possess with the Intent to Distribute and Distribute 500 grams of a mixture and substance containing Methamphetamine Possess with the…read more »

Two Suspects Wanted For Mount Olive Armed Robbery

Two Suspects Wanted For Mount Olive Armed Robbery

On November 11th, the Mount Olive Police Department responded to an armed robbery at the Mount Olive Business Center on the 1100 block of N. Breazeale Ave.  Three individuals armed with handguns had reportedly robbed several people as well as the business, making off with an unknown amount of cash. The Mount Olive Police Department’s…read more »

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