Deputies : Man arrested for Jacksonville break-in, pawns stolen items

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JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office arrests a man for breaking into a home and pawning stolen items.

Deputies say it happened on June 29th.

Investigators say a resident reported a break-in at their home on Riggs Road. Deputies say during the break-in, guns and other items were stolen.

As a result of the investigation deputies discovered some of the stolen guns were sold to a local pawn shop.

Deputies arrested De Jean Walker on Aug. 4th. The 19-year-old faces multiple charges including Breaking and Entering and Possession of a Stolen Firearm.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Onslow County Sheriff’s Office at (910)455-3113 or Crime Stoppers at (910)938-3273.

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