Tag Archives: Wayne County Sheriff's Office

Shots Fired in Pikeville Neighborhood

Shots Fired in Pikeville Neighborhood

On August 27, 2022, Wayne County Deputies responded to the area of Willowbrook Subdivision in Pikeville, NC, in reference to a shooting into an occupied dwelling. After deputies arrived in the area, they spoke to several witnesses who stated that they heard multiple shots being fired in the neighborhood and noted that the shots were…read more »

Procession and Memorial Planned for Fallen Deputy

Procession and Memorial Planned for Fallen Deputy

Sergeant Fishman’s patrol car sits in front of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Annex with a wreath draped across the hood as a memorial.     A procession carrying Sergeant Fishman will make its way home to Wayne County on Friday. This escort is expected to leave ECU Medical (Vidant) around 10 am and travel to…read more »

Sheriff Looking For Debit Card Thief

Sheriff Looking For Debit Card Thief

On February 16, 2022, a Wayne County resident reported that his debit card had been stolen and used to make purchases at several businesses in the Goldsboro, Dudley and Mount Olive areas. A subsequent investigation by the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office revealed that the individual pictured below was involved in the crime. The Wayne County…read more »

Inmate Charged With Felony Attempted Murder Of Officer

Inmate Charged With Felony Attempted Murder Of Officer

On May 31, 2022, Detention Sgt. Joshua Leggett was violently attacked by an inmate housed within the Main Detention facility. Sgt. Leggett was attempting to perform his duties dealing with a non-compliant inmate. Sgt. Leggett used de-escalation tactics that were unsuccessful and was preparing to transport the inmate to a holding cell when the inmate…read more »

Two Car Accident Damages WCSO Vehicle

Two Car Accident Damages WCSO Vehicle

(GDN)-Firefighters from Pricetown along with an EMS unit were dispatched Saturday afternoon to the scene of a two vehicle accident involving a Wayne County Sheriff vehicle and a passenger vehicle at the intersection of Pineview Cemetery Road and Camp Jubilee Road. The Sheriff’s vehicle was on patrol in the area when it collided with a…read more »

WCSO: Traffic Stop Leads To Felony Cocaine Charge

WCSO: Traffic Stop Leads To Felony Cocaine Charge

Last week Wednesday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office pulled a vehicle over on Highway 70 East near Casey Dairy Road.  During the traffic stop, 30-year-old Spencer M. Jackson of Kinston was searched with illegal narcotics allegedly being found.   Jackson was arrested for Felony Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  He was given a…read more »

2nd Degree Kidnapping Charge Stems From Domestic Disturbance

2nd Degree Kidnapping Charge Stems From Domestic Disturbance

A suspect faces a kidnapping charge following a domestic disturbance in Wayne County.  The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says 39-year-old Johnathan B. Bissette of Wilson was taken into custody during the response to a domestic disturbance call on the 2600 block of Pikeville-Princeton Road.  Bissette was charged with: Felony 2nd Degree Kidnapping Assault on a…read more »

Driver Faces Numerous Charges Following High-Speed Chase

Driver Faces Numerous Charges Following High-Speed Chase

On Friday, a Wayne County Sheriff’s deputy with the DWI Task Force conducted a traffic stop after observing a motor vehicle violation. The driver provided a false name, however the deputy was able to identify the driver as 25-year-old Da’Shaun T. Webb of Goldsboro who reportedly had numerous outstanding warrants for his arrest, including one…read more »

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