(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.)
• March 1 — Thomas Jeffery Long, 33, of 2320 Butler Island Road, Roseboro, was charged with assault by pointing a gun. Written promise; court date is March 28.
• March 1 — Larry Donell Herring, 47, of 516 Margaret St., Clinton, was charged with cyberstalking and communicating threats. Bond set at $2,500; court date is March 29.
• Feb. 26 — Daphne and Lauren Blake of Clinton reported theft from a vehicle. Items stolen included a purse and wallet, valued at $500, cash and various personal items, including prescription eyeglasses, valued at $548. Damage to the Toyota Highlander was estimated at $1,500.
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.