GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) A man has been arrested after deputies said he stole a firearm from his girlfriend’s father.
On Tuesday, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office responded to a domestic call on McArthur Pond Road in Mount Olive.
When deputies arrived on the scene they learned that Alex B. Inman, 28, of Blandenboro, stole a firearm from the home belonging to his girlfriend’s father.
Deputies searched the area for Inman and located him hiding in a field across from the home.
After a brief struggle, deputies placed Inman into custody.
Deputies said they located the stolen firearm in Inman’s front left pocket.
Inman was charged with larceny of a firearm, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm by a felon, RDO, malicious conduct by a prisoner, carrying a concealed firearm, communicating threats, damage to government property and drunk and disruptive.
He received a $50,000 bond.