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Public Safety

  • Leland Police crime report

    Police responded to 113 Old Fayetteville Road at 7:31p.m. May 5in reference to a

    report of a shooting.

    According to Lt. Joseph Pierce, the suspect is a juvenile and is in custody.

    The victim is recovering in the Intensive Care Unit at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

    “Due to the fact that this is an ongoing investigation, no other information can be released at this time, Pierce said in a statement.

     

  • Sunset Beach police arrest man after tracking stolen phone

    SUNSET BEACH—A 22-year-old man has been arrested after local police tracked him with a stolen cell phone.

    Daniel Castillo, 22, of 24 Boundary Loop Road in the Carolina Shores North community, was charged May 2.

    Sunset Beach Police Det. Woody Dunn said an Android phone was reported stolen that same day from the counter of the Market Express store on Seaside Road.

    The phone’s owner had placed the phone on the counter when it was stolen.

  • Calabash Fire Department report

    During the month of April, the Calabash Fire Department responded to 142 calls: six structure fires, seven fire alarms, one woods/brush fire, eight motor-vehicle accidents, 11 other, and 109 EMS first-response calls.

  • Leland Police Department report

    The Leland Police Department investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests in the last two weeks. All information is taken directly from police incident and arrest reports.

    April 20

    Anita Ladner Russo, 56, 1354 Navaho Trail, Wilmington, charged with misdemeanor larceny.

    April 21

    Death investigation on Orchard Loop Road.

    April 22

    Daniel James Redman, 37, 119 Lincoln Place Circle, Leland, arrested for driving while impaired.

  • Holden Beach crime report

    The Holden Beach Police Department investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests in the last week. All information is taken directly from police incident and arrest reports.

    April 24

    Breaking and entering and larceny of a $478 flat-screen television from a home on Ocean Boulevard West.

    April 25

    Breaking and entering and larceny of a $250 tool set from a home on Burlington Street.

  • Sunset Beach police report

    Patrick Bryan-Driscoll Miller, 21, of 947 Elderberry Lane, Sunset Beach, was charged April 28 with driving while license revoked.

    Attempted breaking and/or entering was reported April 19 at a residential unit at 908 Resort Circle.

  • Holden Beach Police report

    The Holden Beach Police Department investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests in the last two weeks. All information is taken directly from police incident and arrest reports.

    April 13

    Larceny of pool equipment, valued at $127, on Serenity Lane.

    April 15

    Breaking-and-entering on Ocean Boulevard West.

    April 17

    Breaking-and-entering and larceny from a vehicle parked on Ocean Boulevard West.

  • Sunset Beach police report

    Sunset Beach police made the following arrest on April 14:

    Jason C. Sherman, 36, 405 Viaduct St., Lonneaut, Ohio, driving while impaired.

  • Wanted: BCSO looks for Jamie Robinson

    The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect.

    Jamie Melissa Lynn Robinson, 22, is wanted by the vice-narcotics task force unit on charges of possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver a schedule II controlled substance (oxycodone), conspiracy to sell and deliver a schedule II controlled substance, selling and delivering a schedule II controlled substance and intimidating a state’s witness.

    Robinson is described as a female with brown hair and hazel eyes. She stands about 5-foot, 1-inch tall and weighs about 105 pounds.

  • Shallotte Crime Report

    The Shallotte Police Department investigated the following incidents and made the following arrests last week. All information is taken directly from police incident and arrest reports.

    April 2

    Property damage on Copas Road.

    April 7

    Breaking-and-entering and larceny of a leaf blower, a chainsaw, pressure washer and a weed eater on Country Club Drive.

    April 8

    Joan Antonio Cortes, 29, 1445 Pelican Road, Shallotte, larceny.