Sheriff Ed McMahon

Welcome to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is the principal law enforcement agency of New Hanover County, providing service to over 230,000 people within 199 square miles. The Sheriff’s Office patrols the county, investigates crimes, apprehends criminals, and provides custody or control for arrested defendants, both pre-trial and sentenced. The Sheriff is responsible for courtroom security, service of civil process, transportation of prisoners and mentally unstable individuals, and service of criminal papers.

MISSION STATEMENT: To serve and protect the people of New Hanover County with integrity and enforce the laws of North Carolina and the United States of America.

 

Missing Teen
Brianna Renne Hayes
Age: 16
Height: 5’4”
150 lbs
Build: Medium
Eye color: Hazel
Red, medium length hair
Tattoo of heart on her wrist
Race: Black
Date missing: 11/28/22
Location last seen: 914 Sheffield Ct.
Last seen wearing: White in color sweat suit https://t.co/3iWkOlGIDX
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Missing Teen
Yeimi Marsela Montufar Sanabria
Age: 15
Height: 5’05
Weight: Approx. 100 lbs
Build: Small
Eye color: Brown
Hair color/Length: Brown with Blonde Strips / Long
Hispanic
11/26/2022
Location 209 Southgate Dr
Last seen wearing: Red shirt, Blue Jeans https://t.co/xo2umQX6cG
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Arrested!!!
Kenneth Andrew Norville has been arrested for both armed robberies of the Dollar General on Castle Hayne Rd and Long Ridge Way. Noville is charged with 3 kidnapping charges and 2 robbery with a dangerous weapon charges. He's in the NHCDF with $350,000 secure bond. https://t.co/nGxNGQZSNj
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Missing Person
Steven Lewis Allen Jr.
16
6,02”
210lbs
Build: Medium
Eye color: Blue
Hair color/Length: Brown/short
White
Date missing: 10/29/2022
Location last seen: 4505 Alder Ridge Dr.
Last seen wearing: Black sweat pants, black hoodie, red and white Nike shoes https://t.co/wZJeLG0Eq2
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NHSO has arrested Elijah Muhammad McFarland, a 38 year old black man for common law robbery of the PNC bank early Saturday morning. McFarland was arrested just after midnight at a local hotel without incident. McFarland received a $250,000 secure bond. https://t.co/JKmwVvZSm9 NewHanoverSO photo
Bank Robbery

NHSO Deputies were dispatched to 2314 N College Rd., PNC Bank, in reference to a robbery shortly after 10 am. The suspect passed a note demanding cash and fled in a vehicle. If you have any info 910-798-4162 https://t.co/1ZVcdKnVgK
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Sheriff McMahon met with 4 graders at Wilmington Christian Academy this morning. The questions from 8 & 9 year-olds never disappoint! https://t.co/mxgoHFq2LG NewHanoverSO photo
Missing Teen
Brianna Renne Hayes
Age: 16
5’4”
Weight: 150 lbs
Build: Medium
Eye color: Hazel
Hair color/Length: Red, medium length
Tattoo of heart on her wrist
Race: Black
Date missing: 9/26/22
Location last seen: 914 Sheffield Ct.
Last seen wearing: Blue hoodie, Grey sweatpants https://t.co/QmueE1sK2C
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Sheriff's Office: 3950 Juvenile Center Road • Castle Hayne, NC 28429 • Phone 910-798-4200 • Fax 910-798-4212
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