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Detectives Requesting Assistance in Identifying “Persons of Interest”

Posted August 10, 2009 at 8:27 am     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – Detectives are requesting assistance in the identification of “persons of interest” in two separate investigations. Incident 1: A larceny occurred at Lowe’s Food, located at 5309 Carolina … Read More »

Boy, 10, Drowns at Fort Fisher Recreation Area

Posted August 9, 2009 at 12:05 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – Just before 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, Deputies were requested to assist EMS, Fire and Ocean Rescue Personnel with a suspected drowning at the Fort Fisher State Recreation … Read More »

John Wayne Boyer Indicted in 2005 Tennessee Murder

Posted August 7, 2009 at 5:45 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – In January 2006, John Wayne Boyer confessed to the murder of Scarlett Wood and was convicted of Second Degree Murder. Boyer was ordered to serve a twelve … Read More »

Fugitive Wanted in Connection with 2007 Homicide

Posted July 24, 2009 at 3:51 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – Earlier today Sheriff Ed McMahon held a media conference praising the work of Detectives from the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, Pender County Sheriff’s Office, Onslow County … Read More »

Three Arrested in Connection with 2007 Homicide

Posted July 23, 2009 at 9:04 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – New Hanover County Sheriff’s Detectives have arrested three in connection with the 2007 Homicide of Geoffrey Graham. Nicholas John Matasich, 21 year old of Wilmington and Randy … Read More »

Detectives Searching for Two Men Wanted for Questioning

Posted July 7, 2009 at 3:21 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – New Hanover County Detectives are searching for the following individuals. Both men are wanted for questioning in two separate investigations. Anyone with information is asked to contact … Read More »

Additional Charges Filed in Taking Indecent Liberties Investigation

Posted July 7, 2009 at 12:34 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – The joint investigation between the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office and the Wilmington Police Department regarding John David Maisenhelder has led to additional charges. Detectives have charged … Read More »

Sheriff McMahon Announces “Booze It & Lose It: Operation Firecracker” nets 145 Violations

Posted July 6, 2009 at 6:53 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – Sheriff Ed McMahon announced today that the Sheriff’s Alcohol Field Enforcement Unit (S.A.F.E.) issued 145 violations during the “Booze It & Lose It: Operation Firecracker” campaign, which … Read More »

Third Kilo of Cocaine Seized in Father & Son Trafficking Investigation

Posted July 3, 2009 at 10:59 am     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – New Hanover County Sheriff’s Vice Detectives have arrested two Brunswick County residents in the significant cocaine seizure on Thursday. Luis Hernandez, 38 of Leland, has been charged … Read More »

Sheriff McMahon Announces Significant Cocaine Seizure

Posted July 2, 2009 at 6:01 pm     Category: Uncategorized

NEW HANOVER – At a media conference held earlier today, Sheriff McMahon announced that a narcotic investigation led to the seizure of just over 2 kilos of cocaine, a street … Read More »

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