Public Notices of Seized Property

In accordance with NCGS 113-137, the following webpage will serve as public notice that the following gear/property has been seized by the NC Marine Patrol. The link(s) to seized gear/property will be active for 30 days. Any person wishing to claim ownership will need to contact the listed point of contact in the posting. Any gear/property left unclaimed after 30 days will be sold, destroyed or otherwise disposed of in accordance with NCGS 113-137.

Public Notices

Pots Seized from Masonboro Sound

On the 23rd of November 2021, approximately 30 commercial pots were seized from Masonboro Sound in accordance with NCGS 113-137. Also, in accordance with NCGS 113-137, the NC Marine Patrol is attempting to locate the owner(s) of the above listed commercial gear. If the above gear is not claimed within thirty days of this notice, it will be taken before the New Hanover County District Court and disposed of according to judge’s order.

Any person wishing to claim ownership of the commercial gear listed above, you must file a claim with the NC Marine Patrol, Attn: Sgt. Jason Parker, by close of business on Monday, January 31, 2022 or it will be forfeited and disposed of in accordance with NCGS 113-137. Please contact Sgt. Jason Parker at (252) 726-7021 for further information regarding IR# 20409.

Gill Net Seized from Middle Sound Area

On the 23rd of August 2021, one gill net was seized from the Middle Sound area in accordance with NCGS 113-137. Also, in accordance with NCGS 113-137, the NC Marine Patrol is attempting to locate the owner(s) of the above listed gear. If the above gear is not claimed within thirty days of this notice, it will be taken before the New Hanover County District Court and disposed of according to law.

Any person wishing to claim ownership of the gear listed above, you must file a claim with the NC Marine Patrol, Attn: Sgt. Jason Parker, by close of business on Monday, January 17, 2022 or it will be forfeited and disposed of in accordance with NCGS 113-137. Please contact Sgt. Jason Parker at (252) 726-7021 for further information regarding IR# 21272.