(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. 13 — Karim Ahmed Alkhanshali, 33, of 1248 W. College St., Salemburg, was charged with trespassing and communicating threats. No bond set; court date is March 7.
• Feb. 13 — Henry Barnes of Newton Grove reported his vehicle broken into, with the car’s sound equipment taken from inside. The equipment was valued at $2,041. Damage to the driver’s side door lock assembly was estimated at $500.
• Feb. 13 — Sunset Avenue Carwash was the victim of damage to property. A vacuum machine, valued at $2,100, was reportedly damaged.
• Feb. 13 — Skippers Well Drilling was the victim of theft. An enclosed trailer, valued at $2,000, was taken along with various drilling supplies, also valued at $2,000.
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.