Police seek assistance locating man for assault connected with Kill Devil Hills road rage incident

Published 3:41 pm Monday, November 21, 2022

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The Kill Devil Hills Police is seeking help from the public to locate Jesse Andrew Mesaros, 22. He is wanted for assault inflicting serious injury in connection with a road rage incident that occurred on November 13, 2022 around 8:15 p.m., according to KDHPD.

“The victim of the attack, a 37-year-old male resident of Kitty Hawk, reported that a black Dodge pickup ran him off the road in the area of US 158 and Martin Street,” stated a KDHPD press release. “The driver of the Dodge followed him when the victim stopped a short time later in the Dare Centre parking lot. As the victim exited his vehicle, he was assaulted by two males who were riding in the pickup. In the course of the investigation that followed, one of the assailants was identified as Mr. Mesaros.”

Mesaros’s last known address was in Nags Head, but KDHPD stated he may have been recently living in Kill Devil Hills and his present whereabouts are unknown. KDHPD is requesting the public’s assistance locating Mesaros. He is described as a white male, 22 years old, with blue eyes, long brown hair and is approximately 6’ and 160 lbs.

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Those who may have witnessed the assault are asked to contact KDHPD and speak with Detective M. Sudduth. KDHPD is also trying to identify the second male individual involved in the assault and requests anyone with information to call 252-449-5337. Information can also be left anonymously through the Town of Kill Devil Hills website (www.kdhnc.com/942/Police-Department) or the Dare Community Crime Line at darecommunitycrimeline.org.