Tag Archives: Wilmington

Spring Lake Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying suspects in multiple break ins

(SPRING LAKE, NC)- On Tuesday March 26, 2019 around 10:45pm a single unknown suspect broke into the Sprint Store located at 505 N.C. Hwy 210 in Spring Lake, NC. The suspect is a black male, slender build and did not have his face covered. On Tuesday April 9, 2019 at approximately 4:00am, two black male suspects broke into the Sprint

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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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WPD: Two men arrested on robbery & assault of a homeless family and a couple

(WILMINGTON, NC –) Two Wilmington men are facing armed robbery, breaking and entering and assault charges for violent acts over the weekend. Witnesses say the men robbed a homeless family at the AmeriStay Inn on Market Street and then robbed a couple in the parking lot of the Golden Corral on New Centre Drive just before 7pm on Friday, the

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MISSING: Police are looking for a missing 21-year-old Wilmington woman

Wilmington police are looking for a missing woman who was reportedly last seen around 1am Friday, Feb. 15th on Carnation Ct. MISSING: Calquana Victoria Maynor Age: 21 Height: 5’3″ Weight: 115 pounds Eyes: Brown Hair: Black Other identifying characteristics: Tattoo of a ladybug on front thigh, tattoo of a heart on her hand. Contact WPD at 910.343.3609 or use Text

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UPDATED: #ARRESTED Wells Fargo and Circle K robbery suspect identified in Wilmington and Leland as the same man

UPDATE: Wilmington Police charged Elijah Muhammad McFarland, 35, with robbery with a dangerous weapon Friday morning. A WPD officer on patrol in the 700 block of Church Street recognized McFarland riding a bicycle in the area, confirmed he was the suspect and arrested him for his role in the robbery of the Wells Fargo on South College Street Thursday. McFarland

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UPDATE: Wilmington PD made arrest in pedestrian hit and run

UPDATE 2/13/19: Wilmington Police arrested Courtnay Danielle Lawrence, 21, Tuesday evening. Lawrence is charged with assault with a deadly weapon, felony hit and run and driving without a license. The investigation into a hit and run revealed Lawrence intentionally attempted to strike a pedestrian, who is the father of her four children, and did strike the pedestrian with whom he

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UPDATE: MORE CHARGES- Oral surgeon charged with a number of sexual related offenses with female patients in Wilmington and bond reduction granted

UPDATE: WPD released MORE CHARGES. WPD charged Michael Hasson with 12 additional counts of sex crimes Tuesday afternoon. Hasson, an oral surgeon in Wilmington, was charged on April 2 with five counts 2nd degree sex offense and seven counts of sexual battery. Today, Wednesday, April 3, 2019, Judge Lindsey McKee ruled that Hasson’s bond be lowered to $500,000. Initial press

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WANTED: Wilmington PD searching for Carlos Santos for involvement in hit and run

WANTED: Wilmington Police are searching for Carlos Roberto Santos, 27, after a tip came in last week that he was involved in the hit and run of a motorcyclist earlier this month. Carlos Santos, Son (WANTED) Around 5:20 p.m. on Jan. 9, a motorcyclist failed to yield while crossing the intersection at 7th and Wooster Streets when Santos, driving a

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