(The public reports listed below are provided by the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office, the Clinton Police Department and the N.C. Highway Patrol via the Sheriff’s Office daily jail report.)
• Aug. 29 — John White, 30, of 308 Eastover Ave., Clinton, was charged with assault with a deadly weapon with minor present and communicating threats. No bond set; court date is Oct. 10.
• Aug. 29 — Latisha Mae McLymore, 37, of 11439 Garland Hwy., Clinton, was charged with damage to personal property. No bond set; court date is Sept. 20.
• Aug. 29 — Ladell Daquan Watkins, 21, of 107 Michael St., Clinton, was charged with simple assault. Bond set at $500; court date is Sept. 21.
• Aug. 29 — Donald Starling of Clinton reported the theft of a metal chain and a 23-by-9 foot open trailer, valued at $4,000, and a metal chain, valued at $30.
Anyone with information about any of these incidents is asked to call law enforcement at 910-592-4141 (Sheriff’s Office) or 910-592-3105 (Clinton Police). Individuals can also text anonymous tips to the Clinton PD at 847411, beginning text with tipcpd.