WILLISTON — Narcotics detectives with the County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department arrested three individuals after serving a search warrant at 361 Donnie Davis Road in Williston Friday.
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BEAUFORT — Narcotics detectives with the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department arrested a Beaufort woman Friday, ending an investigation of heroin trafficking in Carteret County.
MOREHEAD CITY — Four people were transported to Carteret Health Care Thursday evening following a head-on collision on Tootle Road near Country Club Road.
CEDAR POINT — The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information concerning the disappearance of 35 life jackets from the Cedar Point Wildlife Access Ramp.
CONWAY, S.C. — A man convicted of armed robbery in Carteret County in 1994 who later escaped a North Carolina prison was arrested Wednesday by a U.S. Marshals Service task force member of the Horry County Sheriff’s Office.
CARTERET COUNTY — The Carteret County’s Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with Havelock’s police department, engaged in one of the largest drug busts in the area in recent years.
MILL CREEK – The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office said in a Tuesday evening release they diffused a standoff situation in Mill Creek without incident.
BEAUFORT — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking public input on an heirs’ property relending program and heirs’ property issues, much like the issues the Reels family has had with their property on Silver Dollar Road in the Merrimon community.
Morehead City — The Morehead City Police Department is seeking help identifying and locating several individuals allegedly involved in a larceny and financial card fraud case.
SWANSBORO —Narcotics detectives with the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department arrested a Haw River couple Tuesday, ending an investigation of marijuana trafficking into Carteret County from Alamance County.
NEWPORT — In recent days, detectives with the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office and Morehead City Police Department arrested two subjects for multiple drug offenses.
BEAUFORT — On Monday, Carteret County deputies arrested Joseph Paul-Bird Costa, 29, of Nelson Neck Road in Sea Level, in connection with a robbery that occurred in Bettie.
BEAUFORT — On Saturday, Carteret County deputies arrested Ann Cobb Hughes, 71, of Beaufort, for shooting at her 67-year-old husband, Haywood Hughes.
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BEAUFORT — District Attorney Scott Thomas announced in a release Tuesday that two defendants entered guilty pleas just prior to their cases being called for trial before a jury in Carteret Superior Court this week.
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GLOUCESTER — Three people were arrested on drug charges Tuesday morning when Carteret County Sheriff's deputies responded to a complaint for loud music at a residence on Sand Dollar Road in Gloucester.
NEWPORT — A domestic violence report at a Newport residence led to law enforcement to find a large amount of drugs and cash, the Carteret County Sheriff’s Office reports.
MOREHEAD CITY — Investigators with the Morehead City Police Department are getting an arrest warrant for robbery with a dangerous weapon for Christopher Shingleton in reference to a June 6 incident at First Bank.
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BEAUFORT — The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by a videographer accusing the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources and the state of North Carolina of copyright infringement regarding images of the Queen Anne’s Revenge.