BCSO Detectives Searching for Man Wanted for B&E

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Unit are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a man wanted for breaking and entering.

Henry Wade Rutledge, 46, last known address Rock Street, Archdale, NC (Randolph County), is wanted for two counts of felony breaking and entering, two counts of felony after breaking and entering, and obtaining property by means of false pretense.

The charges stem from incidents that occurred in October of this year in the Holden Beach area. He is also wanted by the Shallotte Police Department for felony larceny for an incident that occured in October as well. Rutledge may be driving a black 2005 Nissan Armada with NC tag number XNW-9917. He also may be in the company of a white female, Amber Mandell, and may be in the High Point or Rockingham areas.

Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of Henry Wade Rutledge should contact the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office at 910-253-2777 or call 911.

BCSO Detectives Looking for Supply Man wanted for Felony Larceny

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Unit are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a Supply man wanted for felony larceny.

Rodney Wayne Suggs, 46, of Pisgah Road, is wanted for felony larceny stemming from an incident that occurred at the Walgreens in Supply on September 15, 2014. Additionally, Suggs has outstanding warrants for assault on a female, false imprisonment as well as probation violation.

Suggs is a white male, stands 5’9″ and weights approximately 200lbs. He has blue eyes and brown hair.

Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of Rodney Wayne Suggs is asked to please contact Det. Ian Evans at the BCSO at 910-253-2777 or call 911.

BCSO Detectives Investigating Armed Robbery

*****UPDATE*****
Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office have identified two suspects in connection to an armed robbery that occurred on October 21 (see details in original press release) at the Kangaroo Express on Seaside Road in Sunset Beach.
Kendrick Stefon Patton, 22, of Columbia, TN, and Ashley Turner, 18, of Madison, TN are both wanted for robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Anyone with information regarding the robbery or the two suspects should contact Det. Cherry at 910-880-4929.
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At approximately 10:55pm on Tuesday, 10/21/2014, the Brunswick County 911 Center received a call in reference to an armed robbery at the Exxon/Kangaroo gas station, located at 927 Seaside Rd SW in Ocean Isle Beach.

Detectives are searching for a suspect described as a young, thin, black male, around 5’5″ tall wearing a blue short sleeve shirt, black or blue pants with design on the back pocket and possibly white tennis shoes. He also entered the store with a red bandana covering his face and head. He is possibly the passenger in a blue 2005 Altima with TN tag P0034C. The description of the suspect also matches that of a suspect described in two other armed robberies in Horry County that occurred earlier Tuesday evening. The subject was able to get away with some cash.

Anyone with any information should contact Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office at 910-253-2777 or call 911.

BCSO Continues to Ask for Public's Assistance in Locating Rachel Owens

Owens – Missing Person Poster – Spanish

Owens – Missing Person Poster – English

Today marks three years since Rachel Natacha Owens was reported missing.

On May 5, 2011, Rachel was seen getting off her school bus at South Brunswick High School in Boling Spring Lakes.  Surveillance video on the school’s campus captured Rachel entering a small, dark-colored car with what may have been South Carolina license plates.  She has not had any contact with her family or friends since leaving the school.

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office, as well as the Federal Bureau of Investigation, are again asking for the public’s assistance in providing any information that might lead to the whereabouts of Rachel Natacha Owens.  Detectives continue to follow up on any and all leads and advise that no detail is too small.

Rachel would be eighteen years of age now.  She has hazel eyes and blonde hair although frequently changes her hair color and previously been known to have brown or black hair.  She is approximately 5’5” tall and at the time she was reported missing, weighed around 120 pounds.  Rachel often expressed a desire to go to Mexico.

Printable posters and links to share via social media can be found at http://www.fbi.gov/wanted/kidnap/rachel-natacha-owens/view.  The public is encouraged to share these posters and alert authorities of any information that might result from sharing of information.

Anyone with any information as to the whereabouts of Rachel Natacha Owens should contact Sgt. Candi West at 910-880-4962 or agentcwest@gmail.com, Capt. Laurie Watson at 910-880-4842 or itaygmf@gmail.com or Special Agent Richard Novelli at 910-342-2957.