Elizabethtown Police Department
Response to crash leads officers to shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/16/2014 - 3:28pm.

Elizabethtown Police say as they responded to one crime this weekend, they wound up finding another.

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UPDATE: Stolen Elizabethtown police car results in high speed chase
Submitted by Sarah Murphy on Mon, 07/07/2014 - 9:36am.

videoA man is behind bars under a $158,000 secured bond after investigators say he stole a police car and led them on a chase through two counties.

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Man wanted for first-degree attempted murder in Jan. shooting arrested
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Mon, 03/24/2014 - 10:49am.

videoElizabethtown Police arrested a man who was wanted for first-degree attempted murder since a shooting that landed one person in the hospital back in January. Covington is in the Bladen County Jail under a $1,010,000 bond.

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Elizabethtown man arrested for food stamp fraud
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/01/2013 - 1:35pm.

videoA Bladen County man is in jail charged with illegally selling a food stamp card. Elizabethtown Police arrested Richard Ziglar, 51, recently, and charged him with felony selling an Electronic Food and Nutrition Benefit (EBT) card.

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Police: Two men hospitalized after shooting each other
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 08/21/2013 - 3:41pm.

Two men were taken to the hospital after they apparently shot each other yesterday in Elizabethtown.

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Elizabethtown man arrested after selling drugs to undercover police
Submitted by Holden Kurwicki on Sun, 08/11/2013 - 6:56pm.

videoAn Elizabethtown man was arrested Thursday night after allegedly selling crack cocaine.

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Walmart theft leads police to drug bust
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 07/05/2013 - 11:11am.

videoElizabethtown Police say a report of a theft from Walmart led them to arrest two women on drug and other charges.

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Police: Man arrested with deputy's stolen gun
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 2:26pm.

video A second stolen gun in a week has been taken off of Elizabethtown's streets. Police, investigating a suspicious person report Saturday, arrested Carl Reaves after they say they found a gun on him.

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Police find gun stolen in 1991 during traffic stop
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 04/04/2013 - 2:50pm.

videoA Bladen County man is charged with felony possession of a stolen firearm and stolen property after Elizabethtown Police stopped his vehicle for having a false tag.

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Man already in jail charged with February shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 03/19/2013 - 4:13pm.

videoAn Elizabethtown man was already in jail when police arrested him for attempted murder yesterday.

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