BCSO Detectives Searching for Wanted SC Man

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a South Carolina man, wanted on multiple charges.

Jason Lee Hanna, 31, of Ashepoo Creek Drive, Myrtle Beach, is charged with felony breaking and/or entering, felony larceny after breaking and entering, injury to real property, misdemeanor breaking or entering and felony larceny. Two separate incidents occurred in the Shallotte area late last week. ​

​ Hanna is a white male, stands 5’5″ tall and weighs 140 pounds. He has brown/grey hair and brown eyes. ​

​ Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Jason Lee Hanna is asked to call Det. Ashley DiBella at 910-880-4871 or call 911.

BCSO Detectives Searching for Leland Man Wanted for Larceny

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the community’s assistance in locating a Leland man wanted on several charges.

Ryan Tyler Duffy, 23, of Holly Hills Drive, is wanted for breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering and felony larceny. These charges stem from two separate incidents; the felony larceny occurring on 01/06/15 and the breaking and entering and larceny occurring on 03/27/2015.

Duffy is charged with taking nearly $14,000 in property. Anyone with information is asked to call 911.

Detectives Searching for Suspects Involved in Callahan's Larceny

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the community’s assistance in identifying two suspects involved in a larceny. ​

​ At approximately 4:00pm on April 19, 2015, a larceny was reported at Callahan’s Nautical Gifts located at 7212 Beach Drive in Calabash. The white male and white female subject exited a white, four door, Ford F-150 truck with tinted windows. They entered the store and proceeded to take various pieces of jewelry. ​ ​

​​ Anyone with information should contact Det. April Cherry at 910-880-4929.

Abandoned Horses

In the early morning hours of March 20, two horses were found in the Ash area of Brunswick County. A tan, female pony was found on Camp Branch Road at approximately 12:30am and a large, brown male was found on Egypt Road several hours later. Both animals were checked by a local, large animal veterinarian. The large male appears to be in fair condition. The pony, suffering from significant injuries to her legs, had to be humanely euthanized.

Officers with Brunswick County Animal Protective Services are asking for assistance in locating the person(s) responsible for these animals. It is believed that the animals were abandoned at this location, possibly from outside of Brunswick County.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Brunswick County Sheriff’s Animal Protective Services at 910-754-8204.

BCSO Searching for Missing 19 Year Old

***MISSING***

HALLANA HANKINS
19 YOA
B/F
5’1″ 185 lbs
Hair: Long Brown, Auburn Wig

Last seen wearing brown/multi colored leggings, brown lace up boots, short black jacket, brown scarf. Also carrying black book bag. Last seen leaving Boiling Spring Lakes Area earlier this morning headed to bus station in Wilmington. Thought to be traveling to Texas area. Hallana suffers from a cognitive disorder. Anyone with information should contact the Det. Marc Derr of the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office at 910-253-2777 or call 911.

Office Delays and Closing

Due to the inclement weather, BCSO offices will all open at 10:30 tomorrow morning, Wednesday, February 25.  The North End Substation on River Rd in Leland will be closed.   Please use caution if you must travel this evening and be on the lookout for black ice tomorrow morning.

BCSO Drug Agents Arrest Supply Couple on Drug Charges

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit have arrested a Supply couple on drug related charges.

James Harold Jackson, 63, and Jeniene Lynn Jackson, 49, of Ocean Sound Circle were arrested in Supply after a traffic stop on Tuesday.

Mr. Jackson is charged with two counts of possession with intent to manufacture sell and deliver a Schedule II controlled substance (Oxycodone), simple possession of a Schedule IV controlled substance (Diazepam), and selling and delivering a Schedule II controlled substance.

Mrs. Jackson is charged with PWIMSD a Schedule II controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, selling and delivering a Schedule II controlled substance and PWIMSD a Schedule II controlled substance. She was also charged with driving while impaired.

Both Jacksons are being detained in the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $20,000 bond.

BCSO Detectives Arrest Shallotte Man for Sex Crimes Against a Child

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a Shallotte man for sexual crimes against a twelve year old child.

Murton Harold Hyde, 56 of Turkey Street in Shallotte, is charged with six counts of first degree statutory sexual offense, three counts of crimes against nature, and three counts of indecent liberties with a child. He currently being detained in the Brunswick County Detention facility under a $1,000,000 bond.

The incidents occurred from July 2014 until December 2014.

BCSO Arrest a Leland Mother and Her Boyfriend for Abusing Infant

*****UPDATE*****
Tues 1/20/15 at 4:15pm

Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office have charged Albert David Morgan, 35, of Leland with the murder of fifteen month old Brayden Christopher Ray.

After a meeting with District Attorney Jon David, it was determined that the charge would be first degree murder. Morgan was also charged on January 15, 2015 with felony intentional child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury.  The child succumbed to those injuries on January 17, 2015.

Morgan remains in the custody of the Brunswick County Detention Facility and was given no bond for the charge of first degree murder.

Angel Marie Ray, 33, of Leland, who was charged with felony accessory after the fact (of child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury) in the same incident, remains in the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $750,000 bond.

This investigation in on-going.

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***UPDATE***
Mon 1/19/15 at 2:25pm
Fourteen month old Brayden Ray succumbed to injuries sustained in this incident and passed away Saturday morning.
This investigation is ongoing. Potential new charges are pending an autopsy which was scheduled for today.
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Detectives with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Unit have arrested a Leland mother and her boyfriend for abusing her infant son.

Albert David Morgan, 35, of Green Hill Road, NE in Leland, Is charged with felony intentional child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury. Morgan is being held in the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office under a $1,000,000 bond.

Angel Marie Ray, 33, of Irvine Trail, also in Leland, is charged with felony accessory after the fact (of child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury). Ray is also being held in the Brunswick County Detention Facility under a $200,000 bond.

The incident occurred on Thursday when Ray, the mother of the infant victim, left the baby in the care of Morgan while she went to a doctor’s appointment. Detectives with the BCSO responded to a call from New Hanover Regional Medical Center where they determined that the baby’s injuries were consistent with abuse. The baby was transported to the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Hospital and is in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.

BCSO Arrest Shallotte Man on Cocaine Charges

Agents with the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Drug Enforcement Unit arrested a Shallotte man on 01/13/15 charged with multiple drug charges following a traffic stop on Main Street in Shallotte.

Khandon Onsha Frink, 31, of Todd Road, Shallotte, is charged with selling cocaine, possession with intent to manufacture sell and deliver cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting a public officer.

Frink was booked into the Brunswick County Detention Facility where he remains under a $300,000 bond.