(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.)
• Sept. 14 — Jackie Gregory Smith, 50, of 2985 HB Lewis Road, Clinton, was charged with failing to work after paid. Bond set at $1,000; court date is Oct. 18.
• Sept. 14 — Ralph Cline of Harrells reported the theft of a generator, welder, welding shield and various hand tools from his property. Items were valued at $700. A minivan, valued at $3,000, was stolen and recovered.
• Sept. 14 — The Roseboro Fire Department was the victim of property damage. A fire truck utility door sustained $1,000 in estimated damage.
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.