Daily Archives: May 18, 2020

Pamlico County Identifies Ninth Case of COVID-19

Pamlico County, NC- On May 18th, 2020 at 09:00 hours the Pamlico County Health Department received confirmation of a positive test result regarding a citizen who was tested for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) on May 14th 2020. The individual has been in isolation since the test date. Pamlico County currently has One {1) person under investigation for a Positive Test Result and Eight (8) persons in a RECOVERED status. Pamlico County Health Department and the Pamlico County COVID-19 Task Force are working at this time to conduct contact tracing under State Protocols to make sure anyone who came…

Mother, son dead after pre-planned murder-suicide

NEWPORT, NC – The Carteret County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting that occurred in a vehicle on Sam Hatcher Road and Nine Mile Road in Newport, NC. Deputies were called to do a welfare check at a residence located at 563 Gales Creek Road, Newport, NC shortly after 5 a.m. on Friday, May 15th. When deputies arrived, they did not find anyone in the residence. A short time later, deputies located a vehicle belonging to the homeowner parked on Sam Hatcher Road and Nine Mile Road. Detectives said that 55-year-old Mark Andrew Muench and his 79-year-old mother, Catherine Howard Muench, wer…
Share