A winter weather advisory is in effect until 7am on Saturday for Beaufort, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer Banks Dare, Tyrrell, Washington and western Dare County. The threats are black ice and slick roadways.
A father and his stepson are accused of killing a Duplin County man and then leaving his body alongside a road.
Sheriff Blake Wallace says 69-year-old Herbert Stroud and his 20-year-old stepson, Jeremy Stephens, were arrested around 4:00 p.m. Wednesday. Both are charged with murder and felony larceny.
The body of Henry Bouyer of Magnolia was found last Tuesday morning on Carrolls Road, just outside of Warsaw. The 37-year-old man had been shot.
The two suspects are being held without bond.