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OCSO Drug Enforcement Unit lead investigation to a Verona man and Sneads Ferry woman’s arrest for heroin, marijuana and cash

In early 2019, Onslow County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit began an investigation after developing information about a Verona subject that was distributing heroin. On March 31, 2019 the investigation concluded after a traffic stop was conducted on Thomas Walter Spivey. Spivey resisted arrest after (1) gram of heroin, (5) bindles of heroin, (6.3) grams of marijuana, $1,125 in US

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Outer Banks man wanted for rape of a child under age 15

Currituck County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Howard S. Bendigo, who is pictured below. Bendigo may reside in Nags Head, N.C.. Bendigo is wanted for: F- (Felony) Statutory Rape of Child <+= 15, and M- (Misdemeanor) Sexual Battery. Contact the Currituck County Sheriff’s Office at 252-232-2216 if you know where the subject is. No other details are available at this

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UPDATE: Catch & Release- Charges dismissed by the District Attorney where a Wilmington man was charged for abandoning a pet fish

The New Hanover District Attorney, Benjamin (Ben) David reportedly announced in a press release Tuesday that charges against a Wilmington man accused and charged with animal cruelty for abandoning his pet fish have been dismissed. DA David stated, “We take a very dim view of anyone who would abuse any creature great or small and appreciate the enforcement of the

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UPDATE: Last of the FIVE Inmates escaped from Nash Co. apprehended in S.C. in Sunday.

UPDATE: In a Nash County Sheriff’s Office press release Sunday, 3/31/19 at 4:15A.M, The last one of Nash County Detention Center escapees was apprehended in South Carolina. “Nash County Sheriff’s Office is reporting Laquaris Rashad Battle, the last of the five inmate escapees from the Nash County Detention Center breakout, has been located and taken into custody few moments ago.

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Holy Guacamole! Avocado recall for six states including NC

Holy Guacamole! The recalled products have been distributed in six states and NC is one of the six – California-grown conventional and organic avocados — were packed at Henry Avocado’s packing facility in California and distributed in Arizona, California, Florida, New Hampshire, North Carolina, and Wisconsin. All shipments from the packing facility are subject to the recall (Henry Avocado did not begin packing there until late January 2019). Avocados imported from Mexico and distributed by Henry Avocado are not subject to the recall and may continue to be sold and consumed.

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UPDATE: Former Mecklenburg GOP Chairman’s wife Vatsla Watkins found in Lake Wylie

MISSING: Wife of Former Mecklenburg Co. GOP Chairman Curtis Watkins, has been missing since Monday from their Charlotte home. Vatsla Watkins, age 39, last seen Monday leaving their home and hasn’t been seen or heard from by family or friends since.

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NCDPS SILVER ALERT: 37-year-old Alicia Robinson of Jacksonville NC

Just before midnight, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, The N.C. Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert for a missing and endangered woman, Alicia Uneese Robinson. Citizens are asked to be on the lookout for Alicia Uneese Robinson, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.   Robinson is described as a 37-year-old black female, 5’2″

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