TARBORO, N.C. (WNCT) A man has been arrested after officials said he was found with a truckload of stolen watermelons.
The Edgecombe County Sheriff’s Office said that Sergeant Jones and Deputy Long responded to a theft of crops on Highway 97 near Rocky Mount Friday morning.
Upon arrival, officials said they found the suspect with a truckload of stolen watermelons stuck in a field.
Sgt. Jones and Dep. Long arrested Michael Anthony Bryant and charged him with misdemeanor larceny.
He was given a $500 bond and placed in the Edgecombe County Detention Center.