Tuesday, November 19, 2019






Police Investigating Arby’s Restaurant Armed Robbery

Smithfield Police are investigating the robbery of Arby's Restaurant at 1720 East Market Street next to Interstate 95.  The robbery was reported at 10:21pm Friday. Police...

$500,000 Bond Set For Accused Drug Suspect

A Johnston County man who had been under investigation by the Johnston County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division since August 2019 has been arrested. Agents said...

Arrest Made In Pikeville Shooting

Wayne County authorities have arrested a suspect for allegedly shooting a man in the chest. Around 2:30pm Friday, the Wayne County 911 Center received a...

Teen Seriously Injured In Crash Caused By Suspected Drunk Driver

A Johnston County teen was sent to the hospital due to a late-night accident caused by a suspected impaired driver. The two vehicle collision...

Former Insurance Agent Accused Of Fraudulently Receiving $74,000 In Claims

A former insurance agent has been indicted by a Johnston County Grand Jury on insurance fraud charges. Catherine Ann Davis, 63, of the 5200 block...

Update: Fatal Convenience Store Robbery Linked To Two Other Holdups

Late-today (Thursday), the Johnston County Sheriff's Office and Garner Police announced they believe three armed robberies reported since Tuesday night are likely related. They also...

1 Person Killed During Convenience Store Robbery

This story has been updated. Click here for the latest information. BENSON - One person was killed during an early morning convenience store robbery. It...

Smithfield Police Need Help Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect

Police detectives are asking for assistance identify a man who robbed a convenience store last week.  As first reported on JoCoReport, the robbery happened...

Four Oaks Area Business Robbed

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office is searching for two suspects wanted for the armed robbery of a Four Oaks area business.  The holdup was reported...

Second Victim In Smithfield Crash Dies

UPDATE 3:05 PM - Smithfield Police have confirmed Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has placed a detainer on Felix Antonio Juarez-Antunez who is being...