Dare County Sheriff’s Office blotter for April 2024 – OBX Today

Dare County Sheriff’s Office blotter for April 2024 - OBX Today
[photo courtesy Dare County Sheriff’s Office]

The Dare County Sheriff’s Office investigated the following property crimes last month:

April 4, 2024
Obtaining Property by False Pretenses. 200 block of Kitty Hawk Bay Drive, Colington. Subject
reported their airline miles had been used without their permission. Handled by the airline.

April 9, 2024
Breaking and Entering. 200 block of E Sir Richard, Colington. After responding to a domestic
dispute, Deputies determined a break in had occurred at a neighboring residence. Upon further
investigations a suspect was developed. Charges have been filed.

April 14, 2024
Breaking and Entering Motor Vehicles. 100 block of Chicora Court, Roanoke Island. Witnesses
reported a subject breaking into cars. A search of the area was conducted and the suspect was
apprehended and arrested.

April 14, 2024
Arson. 23000 block of NC 12 Hwy, Rodanthe. A portable restroom was set on fire and
destroyed. Upon further investigation a suspect was identified and arrested.

April 15, 2024
Obtaining Property by False Pretense. 40000 block of NC 12 Hwy, Avon. Phone scam.
Scammer pretending to be an FBI Agent tricked a business clerk into sending them money with
Green Dot cards.

April 26, 2024
Exploit Elder Trust. 100 block of W. Sir Richard West Drive, Colington. Subject sent money
overseas as part of a shipping scam. Under investigation.

April 29, 2024
Breaking and Entering and Larceny. 50000 block of Brooks Court, Frisco. Subject reported a
drone and tablet stolen from a rental house.