May 10, 2018
An Elizabeth City man who claims he began selling cocaine as early as age 13, has been sentenced to 16 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to drug and weapons charges.
Jerel Leon Jordan, 24, received the sentence after appearing before Chief U.S. District Court Judge James C. Dever III on…
May 08, 2018
GATESVILLE — A former deputy sheriff accused of stealing guns and illegal drugs from the Gates County Sheriff’s Office has been indicted on federal criminal charges.
Brandon Scott Hawks, 33, of Eure, was indicted by a grand jury on two counts of possession of a stolen firearm and one…
May 04, 2018
Two juveniles are in police custody and a Currituck woman is facing criminal charges after she wrecked a vehicle in Coinjock the juveniles are accused of stealing in Elizabeth City.
May 02, 2018
Two men have been charged with stabbing a third man they accused of stealing a bicycle from them, Elizabeth City police said Wednesday.
Anthony Biddle, 30, of the 1100 block of Herrington Road, and Tavori Fletcher, 35, of the 1200 block of Peartree Road, are both charged with stabbing Anthony Ford…
April 25, 2018
A 28-year-old Pitt County man wanted in connection with the recent shooting of his stepfather in the Newland area was apprehended Tuesday in Pitt County, the Pasquotank County sheriff said.
Deonte Stokley of Winterville was taken into custody by the Greenville Police Department's violent criminal…
April 22, 2018
WINDSOR — Questions linger in the death of a Chowan County jail escapee whose headless corpse was found in Bertie County two years ago.
April 20, 2018
Two juveniles were in police custody Thursday after they were apprehended fleeing from a vehicle they allegedly had stolen.
Barbara Morgan, a spokeswoman for the Elizabeth City Police Department, said police responded to a report of a stolen vehicle in the 300 block of North Road Street about 5:12…
April 19, 2018
A woman charged with being an accessory after the fact to the weekend shooting of a Pasquotank County man claims the shooting occurred because the victim had improper sexual contact with her 4-year-old daughter.
Racquel Gibbs, 34, claimed during a phone interview Tuesday that Deonte Stokley, the…
April 18, 2018
HERTFORD — Two Perquimans County men are facing cocaine trafficking charges after they and three other persons were apprehended in a roundup of alleged drug traffickers in North Carolina and Arizona, authorities said on Wednesday.
Gregory Whidbee, 41, of the 800 block of Ocean Highway,…
April 18, 2018
MANTEO — A Currituck County man facing drug-trafficking charges has also been charged with second-degree murder following the apparent drug-overdose death of a man he’s accused of supplying heroin.
Tyrique Lazara Wise, 32, of the 100 block of Newbern Road, Jarvisburg, was arrested…