On April 4, 2020, at approximately 2 pm, a Dare County Sheriff’s Office Deputy and Investigator working the Manns Harbor checkpoint stopped an individual from California trying to enter the county. During that time, the Deputies smelled an odor of Marijuana coming from the vehicle. A search of the vehicle yielded approximately 13 pounds of Marijuana, an amount of Cocaine, Psilocybin Mushrooms, Ecstasy and LSD. An amount of US Currency was also seized during the encounter. Dare County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division care out to assist with the case. David Warren Raney, M/61, 40 Block of George Lane, Willow Creek, CA 95573, was arrested for (F) Trafficking in Marijuana and (F) Maintaining a vehicle or the controlled substance. Raney is being held on a $20,000 secured bond.
Per a recent update from the Hyde County Health Department, Hyde County is currently experiencing an uptick in COVID-19 cases. As of 10:00 a.m. today, August 10, the Health Department reported 46 cases, of which 9 are active. Though some of these cases are associated with an outbreak in a long-term care facility, not all [...] Local News | Full Article
Dare County announced 9 additional positive COVID-19 test results over the weekend, bringing the total number of cases in the county since the pandemic began to 378. The 9 additional cases consist of 2 residents and 7 non-residents, and include the following: 1) non-resident, 25-49, male, transferred isolation 2) non-resident, 25-49, male, transferred isolation 3) [...] Local News | Full Article