Sheriff's Office Makes Arrest in Larcenies
Moore County Sheriff's officers have arrested an Eagle Springs man in connection with an investigation into several break-ins and larcenies, according to a press release from the Sheriff's Office.
James Earl Williams Jr., 27, of Eta Bell Road, was arrested on Aug. 19 and charged with felony breaking or entering, felony larceny, felony possession of stolen goods and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in relation to a July 11 report of a breaking and entering and larceny at a residence in Eagle Springs.
Williams was placed in the Moore County Detention Center under a $20,000 secured bond with a first court appearance of Sept. 2 in District Court in Carthage.
Further investigation led to the recovery of stolen property in several other break-in and larceny in Eagle Springs.
On Monday Williams was charged four additional counts of felony breaking or entering, four counts of felony larceny, and four counts of felony possession of stolen property. He received an additional $25,000 secured bond and was confined to the Moore County Detention Center.
Investigators believe that there are more unreported cases of breaking and entering in the Eagle Springs area of Moore County and anticipate making more arrests as their investigation into these cases continues. Anyone with information about these cases should contact the Moore County Sheriff’s Office at 910-947-2931.
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