S.P. Man Faces Charges in Vehicle Break-ins
A Southern Pines man faces multiple charges, including three counts of felony breaking and entering a motor vehicle, in connection with incidents that happened in late April and early May.
William Lee Jenkins, 42, is also charged with felony larceny of a firearm, felony larceny, felony breaking and entering, two counts of misdemeanor larceny, and one count each of misdemeanor resist, delay and obstruct and officer and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Jenkins was arrested Wednesday after he was spotted by members of the Southern Pines investigation division and a foot chase ensued.
The arrest stems from an investigation into vehicle break-ins in the the Redwood Drive area of Southern Pines.
The incidents happened between April 30 and May 1 and arrest warrants were obtained for Jenkins during the course of the investigation.
Jenkins appeared before a Moore County magistrate and was remanded to the Moore County jail under a $37,000 secured bond pending a hearing on July 12 in Moore County district court.
Anyone with information regarding these thefts is asked to contact police at (910) 693-1481 or the crime tip line at (910) 693-4110.
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