Tag Archives: Holly Ridge

Holly Ridge Police arrested two Sneads Ferry men for crystal meth during a traffic stop

Brian Richard Pearce, and passenger, Ernie Ray James, were taken into custody and charged on several charges for possession of crystal meth and drug paraphernalia in Holly Ridge on Monday.

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Traffic stop lead to multiple drug charges for a woman in Holly Ridge

On Saturday, May 4, 2019 at approximately 12:30am, Corporal Procopio of Holly Ridge Police Department, stopped a vehicle for speeding 63mph in a 45mph zone. When he approached the vehicle, there was an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle and the suspect admitted to having marijuana. Upon a search of the vehicle, Corporal Procopio located a glass smoking pipe

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Telephone scams are on the rise in Onslow County

Onslow County Sheriffs Office issued a press release this morning warning citizens to be aware of an increase in reports of telephone scams. During the last week of April 2019, the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office has again received reports about a telephone SCAM that some Onslow County citizens have received. Sheriff Miller and his staff want to ensure that all

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Salty Sistas give back beyond their food truck in the first week

We often see new businesses open and come with a community motivated pitch of supporting those who support them, giving back to the community and all the bells and whistles but we never see the fruits of their labor as marketed. Well, Salty Sistas food truck has put their money where their mouth is, well technically, other mouths are. Their

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Fraud suspects sought by JPD for numerous accounts across the city and county

(02/25/19)- The Jacksonville Police Department is asking for your help in identifying the men in the attached photographs. There are four photos. They are wanted in the questioning of numerous frauds reported in the City and County. They were last seen driving an Infinity Q60 two door coupe type vehicle. If you know the identity of these subjects please contact

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Hampstead woman arrested on fraud charges using PayPal

On December 14, 2018, Onslow County Sheriff’s Office uniformed patrol deputies responded to a residence on Tar Landing Road in Holly Ridge for a report of fraud. The victim indicated someone had accessed his PayPal account and transferred money to their own account. The victim provided information that led investigators to issue a search warrant for PayPal records. Information received

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Two men identified and arrested for B&E, Larceny and Conspiracy

On 02/01/2019, Holly Ridge Police Dept. asked for help in identifying 2 male subjects that broke into the gaming machine at the United Discount Tobacco store and stole money. They received several tips and we were able to identify the subjects. Detective Faircloth took out warrants on the following subjects and they were charged with: William Keith Bennett II, 39

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HRPD seeks publics help identifying a woman for stolen check and other items

(HRPD) HOLLY RIDGE, NC- On Wednesday, 01/23/2019. At approximately 2:05pm. The white female in the attached photo pulled up to the drive thru at the State Employees’ Credit Union, 135 Davenport Farm Road, Winterville, NC 28590, to cash a check. The female presented a stolen, forged check, stolen SECU Debit Card and a stolen social security card. The stolen check

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Holly Ridge woman busted for drugs during search warrant execution

On Friday, December 28, 2018, Detective Faircloth obtained a search warrant for 243 Lloyd Street, Lot #2. That search warrant was executed by the Holly Ridge Police department with assistance from the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office warrant squad, Narcotics unit and K-9 unit. Angelina C. Richard, 31 years of age, had active warrants for Felony Possession With Intent to Manufacture

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Four busted using drugs in a local Speedway restroom

On Saturday, Nov.24, 2018, at approximately 6:00 am, the clerk at the Speedway called and advised there were people in the restroom using drugs. Officers spoke with the suspects and they found a syringe with residue and blood in the bathroom. Upon a search of the suspects’ vehicle, officers found heroin, opium pills, marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and marijuana paraphernalia. The

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Counterfeit cash customer attempt in Holly Ridge.

Holly Ridge PD release: On Wednesday, 10/31/2018, a white male attempted to pass a counterfeit $100 bill at the Speedway in Holly Ridge. The male then left the store in an unknown direction. If you recognize the white male subject wearing the dark colored shirt and yellow traffic safety vest and driving a light colored SUV with a cargo holder

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Halloween Safety Tips Onslow County 2018

The Onslow County Sheriff Hans Miller released in a press release today, 2018 Halloween safety tips and hours for 10/31/18. HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS 2018 From Sheriff Hans Miller: On Wednesday, October 31, 2018 between the hours of 5:00-pm – 8:30pm, our streets will be scattered with little ghosts, goblins, and witches trick-or-treating this Halloween. “Halloween should be filled with surprise

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Update on Hurricane Florence – Important Info and Phone Numbers from Sen. Thom Tillis this week.

Friends and Neighbors, Parts of North Carolina are seeing an unprecedented amount of rainfall that is causing extremely dangerous situations. Please continue to listen to emergency officials and take the necessary steps to keep you and your family safe. North Carolina has already been granted a Major Disaster Declaration and Public Health Emergency Declaration to streamline recovery and rescue efforts,

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PA Independent Contract Company workers caught, “Stealing in the Storm” during Hurricane Florence!

Release date: 09/17/18 NEWS RELEASE HOLLY RIDGE POLICE DEPARTMENT, HOLLY RIDGE NC. On Sunday, 09/16/2018, Officers were dispatched to the Speedway at 400 US Highway 17 N in reference to subjects at the front door to the business with chainsaws. Upon the officers arrival, the audible alarm was going off and 3 subjects were out front of the store and

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