Reward of up to $2,500 Offered for Information Regarding the Person Responsible for the Hit-and-Run Death of Mrs. Janna Brannan

The Duck Volunteer Fire Department (DVFD) is offering a reward of up to $2,500 in exchange for information about the person responsible for the hit-and-run death of Mrs. Janna Brannan, wife of Duck Volunteer Firefighter Boyd Brannan. The reward will be paid for original information which results in a warrant for arrest or a grand jury indictment for this crime*.

On Wednesday, October 13, 2010, the Duck Police Department and the Duck Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call of an unconscious female in the road at 108 Cook Drive, Duck, North Carolina. According to investigators, the victim was struck and killed by an unidentified vehicle travelling west on Cook Drive between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. The case is being investigated by The Duck Police Department.

Individuals with any information regarding this case should contact the Duck Police Department at (252) 722-6322 or via e-mail at

(*The reward eligibility is met even if the subject is not convicted or flees arrest. The DVFD will decide who is entitled to a reward and in what amount. The decision will be based upon law enforcement evaluation of the value of the information provided. This reward is good one year from the date it is first offered, December 15, 2010, unless extended by the DVFD.)

The Duck Police and Duck Volunteer Fire Departments are located at 1259 Duck Road, Duck, North Carolina. For more information on the departments, visit for the Duck Police Department, and visit for the DVFD. To keep informed on items regarding this case, as well as other Town of Duck news, bookmark the Town’s website, become a fan of the “Town of Duck” on Facebook, follow us on Twitter at “DuckPR”, or subscribe to our newsfeed at