Sneads Ferry search suspect located

SNEADS FERRY, N.C. (WNCT) — The Onlsow County Sherrif’s Department and Highway Patrol have found the suspect wanted in relation to a number of charges, after searching for him Wednesday evening.

Alameen Fuquwuan Hamm was originally wanted on a number of active drug warrants and has now also been charged with resist, delay, and obstruct.

The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office said an undercover unit pulled over a vehicle Wednesday afternoon. The Sheriff’s Office took three people into custody, but Hamm got away.

Hamm was also connected to gunshots being fired after the traffic stop Wednesday; however, the Sheriff’s Office did not find a gun on him when he was arrested.

No roads were blocked off during the search, but deputies were stationed throughout the area.

A helicopter was called in to aid in the search.


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