Man Arrested on Weapons Charges at Jamboree - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Man Arrested on Weapons Charges at Jamboree

Terry Earl Hooper Terry Earl Hooper

WILMINGTON-- Friday's Annual High School Football Jamboree kicked off the season, and landed one teen in jail.

Sheriff's deputies arrested 19-year-old Terry Earl Hooper at Legion Stadium Friday night.

Hooper had a handgun with him and an outstanding warrant.

A few people reported a drug deal going on at the stadium. When sheriff's deputies approached the teen, he resisted arrest and scuffled with the officers.

Hooper was later charged with possesion of a firearm on school property, carrying a concealed weapon and resisting arrest.

Hooper is being held under a $5,100 bond.

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