Monday, January 20, 2020





Second Arrest Made After Video Surfaces Showing 11 Year-Old Taking Shots Of Alcohol

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office has arrested a second person for contributing to the delinquency of a minor following a video posted of social...

TV Shoplifting Suspect Charged With Habitual Larceny

A 44-year-old Raleigh man was charged with habitual larceny after Clayton Police say he stole a TV from the Clayton Walmart. Walmart employees reported to...

Home Repair Contractor Accused Of Defrauding Customer

A home repair contractor has been arrested after authorities said he defrauded a customer out of their money. Jerry Wayne Barker Jr. 31, of Mebane,...

Impaired Driver Injures Two People In Crash, Police Say

A Benson woman was arrested for several offenses including driving while impaired following a crash near Downtown Selma.  The collision sent two people to the...

Sex Offender Arrested After Following Woman Into Restroom At Johnston County Courthouse

A man on the NC Sex Offender Registry has been arrested after he reportedly followed a woman inside a restroom at the Johnston County...

Drugs Seized During Search Of Clayton Area Home

Two people are facing felony drug charges after suspected methamphetamines and marijuana were found inside a Clayton area home. Probation officers called Johnston County deputies...

Smithfield Man Charged With Possessing Counterfeit Money

Smithfield Police said they seized counterfeit $20 and $100 bills during a routine traffic stop.  Around 3:00am last Friday, Jan. 10th police stopped a vehicle...

Two Charged With Felony Restraint

Two Johnston County residents were arrested Jan. 9th on felony restraint charges for an incident three days earlier at a home in the Meadow...

Princeton Man Sentenced To Over 14 Years In Prison On Gun And Meth Charges

A Princeton man has been sentenced by a federal judge to 172 months in federal prison following his conviction on weapon and drug charges. United...

Benson Police Searching For Man Wanted For Several Break-Ins

Benson Police are searching for a suspect following several area break-ins targeting local businesses. Multiple breaking and entering warrants have been taken out on Dantrel...