(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.)
• April 3 — Rayford Lee Howard, 33,of 178 Murphy Town Road, Harrells, was charged with unauthorized use of motor vehicle. Bond set at $3,000; court date is April 3.
• April 3 — Sasha Maleigha Locklear, 20, of 5795 Harnett-Dunn Hwy., Dunn, was charged with simple assault. Bond set at $500; court date is April 12.
• April 3 — Shannon Eldridge of Clinton reported her iPad, valued at $800, stolen from her residence.
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.