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Man charged in 2012 beating death of UNC-Chapel Hill student

CHAPEL HILL (AP) — A man has been charged with murder in the 2012 beating death of a North Carolina college student, police said Thursday. ... Read more

8 hours ago by The Associated Press.

Two men arrested on drug charges

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday the arrests of two men on multiple drug charges. On Sept. 2, amid an investigation into heroin distribution ... Read more

1 day ago by The Daily News.

Aurora man arrested on drug charges

An Aurora man was arrested Aug. 27 on several drug charges, the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday. Orlando Cooper, 34, is charged with two ... Read more

1 week ago by The Daily News.

Belhaven man arrested on sex offense charge

On July 22, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a sexual assault involving a minor child that had just occurred. As a ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Sheriff’s Office conducts sex offender compliance operation

On Aug. 17, the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office partnered with the United States Marshals Service to conduct a sex offender enforcement and compliance operation in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Beaufort County Sheriff's Office.

Domestic violence investigation leads to Washington man’s arrest

A welfare check conducted Aug. 17 by the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office at a Washington address located outside of the Beaufort County line led to ... Read more

3 weeks ago by The Daily News.

Investigators identify deceased couple after murder-suicide

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office has identified the two people involved in a murder-suicide in Chocowinity on Tuesday as Timothy O’Carroll, 52, and Tracy O’Carroll, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by The Daily News.

Sheriff’s Office investigating apparent murder-suicide in Chocowinity

The Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office says investigators are currently at the scene of an apparent murder-suicide at 11736 N.C. Hwy. 33 East in Chocowinity. “The ... Read more

3 weeks ago by The Daily News.

County sees increase in alcohol sales during pandemic

By Philip Sayblack For the Washington Daily News Alcohol sales in Beaufort County have increased during the pandemic. Data from the North Carolina Alcoholic Beverage ... Read more

4 weeks ago by The Daily News.

Sex offender charged with not reporting new address

The Pitt County’s Sheriff Office on Wednesday arrested registered sex offender Alfredo Lopez Jr., 33, of Washington, on a charge of failing to report a ... Read more

1 month ago by The Daily News.

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