Sunday, October 13, 2019






Suspect In 1972 Murder Of Bonnie Neighbors Returned To Johnston County

SMITHFIELD - A Florida man arrested last month for the 1972 cold case murder of Bonnie Wheeler Neighbors of Benson was extradited from Florida today (Friday)...

$32,994 Property Stolen During Smithfield Break-In

Smithfield Police are following up on leads following a residential break-in discovered Wednesday in South Smithfield.  Police said the break-in happened between 8:00AM Tuesday...

Suspect In Custody Following Standoff At Benson Motel

  BENSON - A Cumberland County man is in custody following a 3-1/2 hour standoff with law enforcement officers in southern Johnston County. Around Noon today...

Trooper Injured After Patrol Car Is Struck

The NC Highway Patrol has filed charges against a Garner woman who collided with a state trooper on Highway 70 in Johnston County.  The wreck...

School System Responds To Alleged Gang Incident At WJHS

Johnston County Public School officials have responded to a report of possible gang activity on the campus of West Johnston High. On Wednesday, JoCoReport...

Teen Charged With Providing Alcohol To 14 Year-Old

A 16-year-old Raleigh girl is charged with underage drinking and contributing to the delinquency of a minor after she and a 14-year-old boy were...

Is West Johnston High School Assault Gang Related?

A student at West Johnston High School is facing criminal charges after an assault on school grounds this week. The alleged assault may have...

Bonnie Neighbors Sister Wants These Two Questions Answered

Rachael Wheeler Shares How Sheriff Bizzell Told Her Of Arrest Rachael Wheeler of Four Oaks says she had spoken to Johnston County Sheriff Steve Bizzell...

Do You Recognize This Truck?

Local authorities need help locating this pickup truck.  The Johnston County Sheriff's Office said the truck was involved in the theft of a 2018 car...

Arrest Made In 1972 Cold Case Murder Of Bonnie Neighbors

More than 46 years after the death of Bonnie Wheeler Neighbors of Benson, the Johnston County Sheriff's Office announced this afternoon (Tuesday) an arrest...