Sheriff looking for help after Duck Thru break-in 

By on November 21, 2021

(Photos provided by Dare County Sheriff’s Office)

(Dare County Sheriff’s Office)

The Dare County Sheriff’s Office has just posted this information and image on its Facebook page and is soliciting the public’s help.

The Duck Thru store in Wanchese was broken into early this morning (Nov.21), we are asking for help in identifying the suspect. Please see the below photos. A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the individual.

Please call the Sheriff’s Office at (252) 475-5980 or Dare Community Crime Line at (252) 473-3111. Thank you!






NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:  BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATION REQUEST:  Barnhill Contracting has been selected as the Construction Manager at Risk by Dare County and is seeking to pre-qualify construction trade and specialty contractors to submit bids for furnishing Labor, Material, Equipment, and Other for the new “Dare County – EMS 1 / Fire Station 14” (KDH) located in Kill Devil Hills, NC.  PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The scope of the project encompasses approximately 36,000 sqft of new construction and 18,000 sqft of demolition on a 3.5-acre site located at the 1630 N Croatan Highway, Kill Devil Hills, NC. The project includes masonry bearing walls supporting a Standing Seam Metal Roof over Light Gauge Trusses housing administrative, living and support spaces along with 6 apparatus bays. Principal trade and specialty contractors are solicited for the following Bid Packages: BP750 – Turnkey Siding. Additional Packages may be added and/or deleted at the discretion of the Construction Manager. Historically underutilized business participation is encouraged. Interested contractors should submit their completed prequalification submittals to Meredith Terrell by December 2, 2022, via email at or mail to PO Box 31765 Raleigh, NC 27622 (Office Location – 4325 Pleasant Valley Road, NC 27612). PREQUALIFICATION FORMS CAN BE OBTAINED from BuildingConnected through this Invite under the “File” tab or from BuildingConnected link on the Barnhill, Bidding Opportunities website at by selecting “Dare County – EMS 1 / Fire Station 14 – Prequalification”, or by contacting Meredith Terrell  (919-604-2367). Please submit completed prequalification forms A and B along with all required supporting documentation and with All Bid Packages you are Prequalified for Checked. Form B must be submitted for this project. Form A is good for 1-Year and if you have submitted one to Barnhill within the last year, it should still be valid. If you are unsure, please verify this with Meredith. Target Bid Date: January 2023



  • Jessica Gilbert

    i would like to keep up with the alerts with the Outerbanks voice. Thank you, The breaking news Reporter Jessica Gilbert

    Sunday, Nov 21 @ 6:23 pm
  • quibbler

    “By Outer Banks Voice on November 21, 2021”
    “The Duck Thru store in Wanchese was broken into early this morning (Nov.22)[…]”

    Either you’re so good that you’re reporting the news before it happens, or someone is being set-up, or you’ve got your dates wrong.

    Sunday, Nov 21 @ 7:25 pm
  • Mark Jurkowitz | Outer Banks Voice

    Quibbler, if I could see in the future, I wouldn’t have to work for a living. Our bad and we have fixed.

    Sunday, Nov 21 @ 9:52 pm
  • Sandman

    So a journalist gets important facts wrong gets corrected and calls the person a quibbler… ahh “journalism” in 2021.. probably should have said thank you instead….

    Monday, Nov 22 @ 10:49 am
  • Mark Jurkowitz | Outer Banks Voice

    Sandman, he used the name “quibbler,” as his own handle. That’s why I called him that. Better luck next time.

    Monday, Nov 22 @ 11:17 am