Ice Storm Warning

County offices and facilities are closed on Saturday, January 22.

Road conditions remain icy, especially on bridges and overpasses, so residents are encouraged to stay home and off roads at this time. Visit for more information.

Housing Unit Arrest

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office and the Wilmington Police Department worked together to make a drug-related arrest Friday.

Deputies and WPD officers with the Housing Task Force approached a stationary vehicle on Willard Street in Houston Moore. Deputies approached a passenger in the vehicle, identified as Daijour Brown, 21, appeared to attempt to hide something.

Deputies found drugs and a gun underneath Brown’s seat and arrested him on charges of possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of cocaine possession of ecstasy and possession with intent to sell and deliver within a thousand feet from a school.


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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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