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Shots fired at hotel


The Daily Reflector

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Police are investigating a report of shots fired into a hotel on Memorial Drive on Saturday, according to a case report released by the Greenville Police Department.

The incident occurred about 9:15 p.m. at America’s Best Value Inn at 810 S. Memorial Drive, according to the report issued on Monday.

Drywall and a ceiling sustained about $100 damage, the report said. An investigation is ongoing.


The police department released reports March 11 with the following details and allegations:

Break-ins, thefts

■ 3000 block Evans Street, 6:54 p.m. March 9-6:58 p.m. March 10: two PlayStation 4 controllers valued at $59.99 stolen from department/discount store; arrest made.

■ 3040 Evans St., 4:44 p.m. March 10: gaming mouse valued at $59.99 stolen from Target; two Xbox controllers valued at $59.99 stolen and recovered; arrest made.

■ 210 S.W. Greenville Blvd., 8-8:45 p.m. March 8: T-shirt, pair of socks, pair of shoes and pair of jeans, all valued at $50, stolen from Walmart; investigation ongoing.

■ 3501 Galleria Drive, 5:32-5:46 p.m. March 8: Philips Norelco Shaver 5850 valued at $99 stolen from Kohl’s department store; case closed/cleared.

■ 210 S.W. Greenville Blvd., noon-12:08 p.m. March 8: five ribeye steaks, package of cooked chicken wings, two DVDs, wirecutters and two pairs of children’s shoes, all valued at $127, stolen from Walmart Supercenter; arrest made.

■ 3000 block Evans Street, 6 p.m. March 6: iPhone XR valued at $850 stolen from 21-year-old woman; investigation ongoing.

■ 1000 block Hooker Road, 5:45-9:10 p.m. March 5: two purses and two house keys valued at $79 stolen from vehicle at church; investigation ongoing.

Property Damage

■ 1000 block West Third Street, 9-10:09 a.m. March 10: white front exterior door of home sustained $300 in damages by family member; case cleared by citation.

■ 90 block Lancaster Drive, 1-9 a.m. March 9: property damage in parking lot/garage by acquaintance reported; value of damage not listed; investigation ongoing.

■ 100 block Stuart Circle, 5:30-6:30 p.m. March 8: damage to home by neighbor reported; value of damage not listed; investigation ongoing.

■ 3700 block S. Memorial Drive,1-1:25 p.m. March 8: 2016 Chevrolet Suburban valued at $30,000 damaged; arrest made.

■ 3100 block Palmer Court, 10:30 p.m. March 7-6 a.m. March 8: 2011 Dodge Ram pickup truck sustained $500 in damages; 2014 Cadillac SUV sustained $400 in damages; investigation ongoing.

■ 200 block Wyndham Circle, midnight-2 a.m. March 5: fan at home sustained $50 in damages by known person; case closed/cleared; victim refused to cooperate.




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Crime and Rescue

May 21, 2019

A man robbed a bank located inside the Walmart on Greenville Boulevard  and made off with nearly $9,000 in cash, according to the Greenville Police Department.

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May 20, 2019

Two men have been jailed on four counts of attempted first-degree murder and other charges after shots were fired in a Belvoir-area residence and suspects led deputies on a chase, according to warrants and a news release.

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About $300 in food items were stolen from a vending machine, according to a case report released by the Greenville Police Department.

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A home break-in, reported on Wednesday, resulted in $10,000 in damages, according to a case report released by the Greenville Police Department.

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May 16, 2019

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May 15, 2019

A man shot and killed his former girlfriend as she was driving from her family’s gated compound east of Greenville Monday night then killed himself, the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office reported.

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May 15, 2019

WILSON — Wilson police are investigating a Friday night shooting that left a 22-year-old man injured.

Officers responded to 1100 block of Vance Street at10:09 p.m. Police learned that the victim, Kenshon D. Carr of Wilson, left the scene in a vehicle to go to the hospital, according to Sgt.…

May 15, 2019

Another jail breakout has occurred at the Nash County Detention Center, but this time only one man managed to make it out.

The Nash County Sheriff’s Office reported about 11:41 a.m. that an inmate named Terrell Gailand Miles, 29, escaped “a few moments ago” from the detention…

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