A Tarboro man was jailed Friday in connection with stealing from a Hobgood man.
Milton Ray Draughn, 58, was charged with felony larceny. He was jailed in Halifax County under a $2,000 secured bond.
Police said Draughn was hired by a Hobgood man to paint and do other jobs, but the victim reported items were taken from his home and Draughn left his house in worse shape than before he started. Tarboro police apprehended Draughn on Friday and transported him to Halifax County for processing.