Arrest

Gary Dixson Shelton {Photo Courtesy: Brunswick County Sheriffs Office}
Deputies: Man arrested after robbing tobacco store
A man is in custody after deputies say he robbed a tobacco store. Mon, 06/29/2015 - 10:41pm
Man accused of growing marijuana at home
Bolton man accused of growing marijuana
A Columbus County Sheriff’s Office Vice-Narcotics Unit investigation into a marijuana growing operation ended with an arrest Monday. Tue, 06/23/2015 - 9:21pm
Police: College shooting possible hate crime; victim was gay
Police say they are investigating the fatal shooting of a North Carolina community college worker as a possible hate crime. Tue, 04/14/2015 - 10:59am
Police arrest armed duo for Dec. gas station kidnapping, robbery
Police say two men are behind bars for a crime that happened back in December, when two people at the pump were forced to drive the armed duo to a bank to withdraw cash. Wed, 01/28/2015 - 2:59pm
WPD: Neighbors catch man trying to kick in door of home
Police arrested a man they say was caught by a neighbor trying to break into a Wilmington home Friday afternoon. Mon, 01/12/2015 - 3:44pm
Deputies arrest Ash man wanted for breaking into neighbor’s home
Brunswick County Sheriff's deputies arrested an Ash man they say was wanted for breaking into a home earlier this month. Mon, 01/12/2015 - 1:31pm
WPD: Man tries to ditch heroin in back of patrol car after arrest
Police arrested a Wilmington man they say tried to get rid of heroin while in the back of a patrol car on the way to the police station Friday night. Mon, 12/15/2014 - 3:19pm
Deputies: Major heroin distributor arrested
A major heroin distributor to Brunswick and New Hanover Counties was arrested Wednesday by the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office Drug and Enforcement Unit. Thu, 11/20/2014 - 4:39am
Ex-Destiny’s Child member arrested in SC
A former member of the R&B group Destiny's Child has been arrested near Myrtle Beach. Online records show 33-year-old Farrah Franklin was booked into the Horry County jail just before 5 a.m. Sunday on a charge of disorderly conduct. Mon, 07/21/2014 - 11:50pm
Police: Felon who ran from officers with gun in hand arrested
Wilmington Police arrested a man they say sparked a chase when he ran from officers with a gun in his hand Saturday night. Mon, 06/02/2014 - 1:16pm