On Friday night, June 25, members of the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office Community Impact Team and 16 other local agencies conducted a checking station in the area of Chickenfoot Road in Tar Heel.
During the operation, the following charges were issued:
18 Driving While License Revoked
9 No Operators License
2 Fictitious Tag
5 Seat Belt
2 Child Restraint
10 Registration Violations
1 Failure to Produce Drivers License
2 Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
1 Open Container
3 No Insurance
3 Simple Possession
8 Orders for Arrest
The Tri-County Task Force was formed by Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker, Robeson County Sheriff Burnis Wilkins, and Columbus County Sheriff Jody Greene. The task force operates in all three counties, Bladen, Robeson, and Columbus counties several times during the month. Future operations are expected.
“We utilize resources and assets from surrounding agencies to combat crime and drugs across southeastern North Carolina”. “We are very appreciative of the close working relationships that we share with so many law enforcement agencies, “ said Sheriff Jim McVicker.