Former Washington County Sheriff Stanley James is out of jail.
WITN has learned the North Carolina Court of Appeals ordered the release of the former sheriff from the Bertie-Martin regional jail pending an appeal. James was convicted earlier this month of embezzlement. We'll keep you posted on the appeal case.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or email@example.com.