(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. 20 — Susan Darlene Smith, 36, of 40 Knorr Lane, Clinton, was charged with misdemeanor larceny. Written promise; court date is Oct. 9.
• Sept. 20 — Gilbert Plumbing Company of Plain View was the victim in a break-in, in which a generator, chainsaw and extension cord were taken. Items were valued at $1,950.
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.