Thursday, October 17, 2019






Accident Causes Delays On I-95

FOUR OAKS - Traffic quickly backed up on Interstate 95 in Four Oaks this afternoon (Thursday) due to a single vehicle accident.  The wreck...

Tractor Trailer Overturns Exiting Off Interstate 95

A tractor trailer overturned this afternoon (Wednesday) while exiting off Interstate 95 in Johnston County. The accident was reported around 1:30pm at Exit 90...

Son, Girlfriend Accused Of Stealing Computer, Medicine From Mom

A Four Oaks man and his girlfriend have been arrested on felony charges stemming from a larceny reported by his own mother. The 62 year-old...

Pastor Accused Of Sexual Assault Posts Bail, Confined To House Arrest

A local church pastor arrested earlier this month on 10 felony charges for the alleged sexual assault of a minor has posted bail. However,...

Four Oaks Man Accused Of Selling Heroin Out Of His Home

A Four Oaks man is accused of selling heroin out of his home to undercover drug agents. JoCoReport has learned that 21 year-old Quinton Shawndale...

Teen Charged With Taking Indecent Liberties With Child

A Four Oaks teenager was arrested Thursday afternoon and jailed under a $450,000 bond. The arrest of 17 year-old Anthony Robert Grooms followed a two...

Former Landscaping Employee Charged With Theft

A former employee at a Four Oaks area landscaping business was arrested Thursday after he allegedly stole lawn equipment then sold it at pawn...

Handcuffed Man Falls Onto Asphalt While Running From Officers

A Johnston County man was transported to the hospital for treatment after falling onto the asphalt while trying to flee from officers.   It happened...

31 People Charged In Cigarette Smuggling Operation

Locations in Smithfield, Four Oaks used as 'Stash Houses' A total of 31 people and one business have been indicted by a federal grand...

Deputies Need Help Identifying Burglars Who Damaged 169 Year-Old Historic Home

The Johnston County Sheriff's Office has released security camera images of several young burglary suspects wanted for a break-in at the Bentonville Battlefield State...