Monday, September 26, 2022

Law enforcement arrest felon on drug and firearm charges

WILMINGTON — On Sunday morning, the Wilmington Police Department made an arrest upon conducting a traffic stop in the 1700 block of Princess Drive.

Around 3:44 a.m. they pulled over 33-year-old Kenneth Robertson of Leland. During a search of the car, the officers found a firearm and marijuana.

They arrested Robertson for:

  • Concealed carry weapon
  • Firearm by a felon
  • Possession of marijuana.

He was taken to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Detention Center and given a $35,000 secured bond.

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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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