DARE COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) - Officials say two Dare County men have been charged for violating sex offender registration guidelines.
According to Chief Deputy Steve Hoggard with the Dare County Sheriff's Office, Marvin T. Scarborough, 49, was charged with failing to report in person as a sex offender. Scarborough was released on a $10,000 bond.
Stephen D. Mitchell, 56, was charged with failing to report in person when he did not report an address change. He was committed to the Dare County Detention Center in lieu of a $5,000 bond.
Charges have been made in a domestic abuse investigation involving a 74-year-old woman in Elizabeth City.
Witnesses tell WAVY.com the attack of a shopper was the cause of a heavy police presence at the Ross department store at Military Circle in Norfolk Wednesday night.
Drivers traveling between Hatteras Island and the mainland were forced to use an emergency ferry Wednesday, following the sudden closure of the Bonner Bridge Tuesday.