Crime notebook: Pizza delivery man robbed at gunpoint

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A Domino’s delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint after he delivered a pizza at the Hanover Landing apartment complex on Tuesday.

The robbery occurred the parking lot of the apartment complex at 3401 Wilshire Blvd. at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, when the suspect reportedly forced the 44-year-old victim to the ground, according to Wilmington Police Department Spokeswoman Cathryn Lindsay.

The suspect reportedly threatened the victim and demanded money while holding a gun to the victim’s chest, Lindsay said. The suspect took the man’s cash, hit him in the head and then ran north toward Rosemont Avenue. The victim was not seriously injured.

The suspect is described as a 6-foot tall black man with a thin build and shoulder-length dreadlocks. He wore a dark T-shirt and dark shorts.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the Wilmington Police Department at (910) 343-3609 or Text-A-Tip to CRIMES. Start your message with Tip708, then type your tip.

Brunswick County

Corey Alexander Morgan
Corey Alexander Morgan

A Supply man has been charged with possessing 150 bindles of heroin.

Corey Alexander Morgan, 28, of Turkey Trap Road in Supply, was arrested Wednesday after a six-month investigation sparked by community complaints, according to Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Spokeswoman Emily Flax.

Morgan has been charged with four counts of possession with intent to manufacture, sell and deliver heroin, four counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and one count of conspiring to traffic heroin.

He was booked at the Brunswick County jail under a $500,000 secured bond.