Thieves steal two vehicles from local business
From Staff Reports
Sunday, October 8, 2017
A break-in Monday at a local repo business resulted in the theft of items worth almost $40,000, and has police trying to find those responsible for the break-in.
Police responded to a report of a commercial break-in at 2:07 p.m. at Elite Recovery on the 100 block of Blue Hawaiian Drive. Police said management told them when they arrived that day, they noticed a fence surrounding the business had been damaged and two vehicles — a 2014 Chevrolet Captiva and a 2013 Dodge Ram — were taken.
Both vehicles were found the same day in a wooded area behind a building on the 2000 block of Tanner Road, but no suspects were found. The vehicles’ value was estimated to be $35,000. Jewelry and a watch that were inside the vehicles were estimated to be worth $3,300. The damage to the business’ fence was estimated to be $400.
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Rocky Mount police also investigated the following incidents this week:
57-year-old woman on the 500 block of Nelson Street
31-year-old man on the 100 block of Overton Court
30-year-old woman on the 400 block of North Mercer Street
62-year-old man on the 700 block of Branch Street
30-year-old woman on the 100 block of Shamrock Court
36-year-old woman on the 1400 block of South Church Street
22-year-old woman on the 1000 block of Williford Street
16-year-old juvenile on the 1100 block of West Raleigh Boulevard
300 block of Middle Street; damaged, lock
300 block of Nelson Street; damaged, 1997 Chevrolet Camaro
100 block of Fox Den Court; stolen, jewelry
1800 block of Sunset Avenue; stolen, handgun, headphones, radio touchscreen
200 block of Mobile Drive; stolen, food; damaged, door
1500 block of Winterberry Drive; damaged, door, door frame; seized, pliers
Trade-It at 1150 North Wesleyan Boulevard; damaged, display, window
500 block of Lark Lane; damaged, television
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT
2003 Ford F250 on the 2000 block of Joelene Drive
2008 Mitsubishi Hayabusa on the 4000 block of Woodstock Court
2008 Kawasaki 360 on the 100 block of Dalewood Drive
2011 Honda Accord on the 700 block of Branch Street
2017 Nissan Rogue on the 1500 block of Benvenue Road
2006 Honda Crv on the 900 block of Lancaster Street