A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Light freezing rain and sleet will be possible.
The Washington police officer accused of targeting Hispanics during traffic stops and robbing them has resigned from the force. Steven Hilsinger was arrested last week. A Federal court date has not been set at this time. The Washington city council has authorized the hiring of outside experts to conduct an investigation into the matter. This is independent of the criminal investigation.