NOTICE OF SERVICE OF PROCESS BY PUBLICATION
NORTH CAROLINA, WILKES COUNTY, IN THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE, DISTRICT COURT DIVISION, FILE NO. 20 JA 000068, IN RE: M.I.R.B., MINOR JUVENILE
TO: JASON DANIEL BLEVINS, FATHER AND JANIFER HOPE LEONARD, MOTHER OF A FEMALE CHILD BORN MAY 6, 2020 IN NORTH WILKESBORO, WILKES COUNTY, N.C.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a neglected Juvenile Petition with regard to one (1) female child born to Janifer Hope Leonard on May 6, 2020 in North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County, N.C. has been filed in the above matter. A Nonsecure Custody Order has been entered and the juvenile has been placed in the temporary custody of the Wilkes County Department of Social Services.
If you are indigent and not already represented by appointed counsel, you are entitled to appointed counsel. You should contact Debbie Freeman in the Clerk of Superior Court’s office for Wilkes County, North Carolina, immediately. Her telephone number is (336) 651-4461, and her address is 500 Courthouse Drive, Wilkesboro, North Carolina, 28697.
You are hereby summoned to appear at a hearing on the merits of this Petition scheduled for August 17, 2020. You are entitled to attend all hearings, and should keep the Clerk of Superior Court informed of your current mailing address. Failure to attend may result in the Court making a custody determination with regards to the juvenile in your absence.
This 16th day of July, 2020.
By: Sherryl West
Attorney for Wilkes County
Dept. of Social Services
304 College Street
Wilkesboro, N.C. 28697
Telephone: (336) 903-7689
Fax: (336) 990-0409
N.C. State Bar: 24600