New Bern Crime
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Recent Crime News
12 hrs ago | via Sun Journal
Samuel Junior Carrow III, 33, and Melissa Stilley Cahoon, 36, both of Toler Road in Ernul, have been charged with felony common law robbery and felony conspiracy, according to the Craven County Sheriff's Office. Both have bonds of $75,000. Comment?
Thursday | via WCTI
The Craven County Sheriff's Office said deputies and the Coastal Narcotics Enforcement Team have busted the third meth lab in the county this month. In a press release from the Craven County Sheriff's Office, three people have been arrested in this latest meth bust for operating a lab on Victory Circle. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 27 | via Sun Journal
A 36-year-old New Bern woman is facing felony charges for allegedly mailing illegal drugs to her 27-year-old boyfriend who was incarcerated in the Craven County jail. Amanda Jean Luker, who listed a 4200 Elizabeth Ave. address, was arrested Wednesday and charged with felony conspiracy to sell/deliver schedule II controlled substance, according to a press release from the Craven County Sheriff's Office. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 26 | via Sun Journal
New Bern police stated that Michael Velasquez, 20, was charged with assault by pointing a gun and possession of a firearm by a felon. He was jailed in lieu of a $550,000 bond. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 26 | via WCTI
New Bern Police have made a second arrest in connection to a shots fired investigation on Watson Avenue. Michael Velasquez, 20, of New Bern, was arrested Monday. Comment?
Friday Apr 22 | via Sun Journal
Dewayne Lavon Mitchell had his first appearance before District Court Judge Clint Rowe on Friday morning, when he learned he could face up to seven years in prison if he is convicted. Mitchell is charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and with discharging a firearm in city limits. Comment?
Thursday Apr 21 | via Sun Journal
The man who is accused of shooting 18-year-old Roy Nolon at Craven Terrace on Wednesday posted bail and was released from jail. Dewayne Lavon Mitchell, 18, of Cove City, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and discharging a firearm in city limits after the incident. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 20 | via Sun Journal
It was the second of two shootings reported in New Bern on Wednesday. The first shooting on Watson Avenue Wednesday morning did not result in any injuries. Comment?
Thursday Mar 31 | via WITN
Corey Johnson of New Bern was found guilty on Wednesday for attempted common law robbery, assault on a female and communicating threats after a one day trial. District Attorney Scott Thomas says the victims were leaving businesses on South Front Street and walking home to Pollock Street when Johnson attacked them as they approached the back door of their home. Comment?
Mar 27, 2016 | via WITN
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