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Police in search of suspect who attacked ex with machete

WILMINGTON —  The wilmington Police Department are in search of a 25-year-old black male who attacked his ex-girlfriend with a machete just before 1:30 a.m. on Feb. 1.

Officers were called to the 2200 block of Wrightsville Ave. in reference to a breaking-and-entering in progress. When they arrived, the 28-year-old female victim was found with several life-threatening wounds and said her ex-boyfriend, Alexander Bailey White, attacked her. She was transported to NHRMC, where she remains in serious but stable condition.

White fled the area in a 2017 black Nissan. His license plate is PHZ7073.
The public is on notice to cal 911 immediately upon seeing White.

All information should be reported to the Wilmington Police Department at (910)-343-3609 or through the Wilmington, NC PD app.


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Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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