(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. 5 — Ralph Bailey Dale, 58, of 1615 Alderman Mill Road, Dunn, was charged with communicating threats and trespassing. Bond set at $500; court date is Aug. 31.
• Aug. 5 — Alexander Lee Herring, 31, of 1225 Dr. Kerr Drive, Ivanhoe, was charged with larceny, criminal damage to property (vandalism) and failure to appear on charges of driving while impaired and driving while license revoked. Bond set at $12,000; court date is Aug. 20.
• Aug. 5 — Joseph Hudson of Mount Olive reported a theft of two TVs and antennas from a Faison residence. Items valued at $1,200.
• Aug. 5 — James Faircloth of Clinton reported the theft of a .22 single shot bolt action rifle, valued at $400.
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.