Friday Nov 22
Teen arrested for drugs on school bus
The Pender County Sheriff's Office says yesterday it was investigating disorderly conduct on a school bus at the end of the day at Trask High School in Rocky Point.
Police chase ends in arrests, seizure of 90 bags of heroin
Three men were arrested Tuesday night in Leland after a brief car chase on Highway 74/76 that ended when officers performed a PIT maneuver.
Traffic Alert: Car crash causing delays on I40 near Rocky Point, Burgaw
A car crash on I40 eastbound near mile marker 403 in Pender County, which is between the Rocky Point and Burgaw exits, is currently backing up traffic, according to a spokesperson for the highway patrol.
Rocky Point man faces child sex charges
According to a news release from the Pender County Sheriff's Office, Roy Lee Stubbs, 46, is charged with three counts of First Degree Statutory Sex Offense of a Child under the age of 13. Stubbs was placed under a $1 million bond and is being held in the Pender County Jail.
Crews investigating house fire in Pender Co.
Fire crews are investigating a house fire that happened Wednesday morning on Highway 117, about three miles north of Burgaw.