Thursday, February 9, 2023

Sheriff’s office looking for breaking-and-entering and larceny suspect

WILMINGTON—Right after midnight, Dec. 5, a Speedway gas station at 6769 Gordon Rd. was robbed. The suspect, a 19-year-old, black male, entered the back office of the store and stole cash, then headed behind the registers to steal coins. The suspect fled through the front door afterward.

The New Hanover County Sheriff’s office is looking for Jacoby Tyler James, approximately 6-foot-tall 355 pounds. Anyone with information as to his whereabouts should reach out at

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Shea Carver
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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