Footballs Stuffed With Contraband Intercepted At State Prison

Cellphones, drugs, chargers and cigarettes were stuffed into footballs hurled over the prison-wire fence in Lillington last week, but the pass was intercepted. Contraband —...

Arrest Made In Salvation Army Break-In

An arrest has been made in connection with a break-in and larceny reported April 8th at the Salvation Army Thrift Store located at 309...

Benson Man Killed In Shooting

LILLINGTON - A 31 year-old Benson man was killed and another person injured Saturday afternoon in Harnett County. Sheriff Wayne Coats said the incident happened...

Pair Charged In Murder Of High School Senior

First-degree murder charges have been filed against two suspects in the shooting death of a Harnett County high school senior. Eighteen year-old Iyania A. Rhone...

Former Pastor Facing Additional Charges

The former pastor of a Four Oaks church was arrested on additional charges today. Stephen Arthur Morris was originally charged on July 5, 2019 for...

3 Arrested During Four Oaks Narcotics Search Warrant

Three people were arrested following a narcotics search warrant at a Four Oaks area home. Following an undercover drug investigation, agents with the Johnston...

Numerous Drugs Found Inside Car

Numerous illegal narcotics were reportedly found inside a car in the parking lot of a Clayton area convenience store.  Around 4:00pm Monday, Johnston County deputies...

Heroin Labeled As “Coronavirus” Seized During Traffic Stop, Police Say

Selma Police said they seized several small white packets labeled "coronavirus" during a traffic stop on Highway 70-A.  The packets also had a hazardous materials...

Four Oaks Man Sentenced To 48 Months In Prison

RALEIGH – A Four Oaks man was sentenced today to 48 months in prison for possession with intent to distribute one kilogram or more...

Second Person Charged In Death Of Man Found In Shallow Grave

A second person has been charged in connection with the death of Terrance Ford whose body was found in a shallow grave near Lillington...