(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.)
• Feb. 18 — Chaz Author Owens, 22, of 309 Park Drive, Roseboro, was charged with assault on a female. No bond set; court date is March 7.
• Feb. 18 — Douglas Lawrence Jones, 42, of 3400 Church Road, Clinton, was charged with assault on a female and communicating threats. No bond set; court date is March 15.
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.