A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties from 6pm Thursday through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
Investigators from Bladen County in the southern part of our state, tell WITN the suspect 30 year old Raoul Tinoco Ortez of Clarkton is considered armed and dangerous. Lawmen say he was involved in an incident that resulted in the death of a Hispanic male- who's name is not being releases at this time- who recently moved to Bladen County from Nash County. Lawmen say the homicide occurred during the early morning hours Saturday in the town of Clarkton. Anyone with any information is asked to contact your local law enforcement agency.