Police are looking for jewel thief

Police are looking for a jewelry thief after a woman reported items were taken from her Wildwood Drive home sometime this month.

The woman reported Monday that more than $13,000 worth of jewelry was taken from the home sometime between 6 p.m. April 1 and 10 a.m. April 15.


Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245 or Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333.

In other police reports:

• Distinctive Naturescapes Inc. reported a break-in occurred sometime between 11:50 p.m. April 19 and 7:15 a.m. Monday.

• A man reported a burglary Tuesday in the 1600 block of Standish Street at Zion Hills Apartment complex.

• A man reported a former employee of West Ridge Village Apartments, in the 200 block of Admiral Drive, collected money for fees and deposits totaling $350, but did not file paperwork or was no longer an employee when the money was collected.

• A man reported his bicycle was stolen Tuesday while in the bike rack in front of the Rowan Public Library in the 200 block of West Fisher Street.

• Walmart reported someone removed items from the shelf Tuesday and presented the items for a refund in the 300 block of South Arlington Street.

• A man reported identity theft occurred sometime between May 2013 and Tuesday in the 2500 block of Foxfire Drive.

• A woman reported someone took assorted jewelry from her jewelry box sometime between April 2 and Tuesday in the 600 block North Fulton Street.

• A man reported a breaking and entering occurred sometime Tuesday in the 1200 block of West Horah Street.

• A woman reported a breaking and entering occurred Wednesday in the 600 block of East Horah Street.

• Ray Allen Spry, 30, was issued a citation Monday for misdemeanor possession of a controlled schedule VI substance in the 800 block of West Innes Street.

In Rowan Sheriff’s Office reports:

• A woman reported her vehicle tag was stolen Monday in the 6200 block of Southern Lane.

• A man reported a burglary that occurred sometime between 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. Monday.

• A man reported friends took property that did not belong to them sometime between March and 11:24 a.m. Sunday.

• Johnny Steven Green, 45, was charged Monday with felony habitual larceny via a grand jury indictment in the 100 block of West Liberty Street.

• James Nelson Hall, 66, was charged Monday with felony habitual larceny via a grand jury indictment in the 100 block of West Liberty Street.

• William Grayson Greene, 57, was charged Monday with felony larceny in the 200 block of North Main Street.

• Todd Steven Barbee, 49, was charged Monday with felony possession or distribution of precursor chemical in the 6600 block of Roberts Drive, Kannapolis.

Contact reporter Shavonne Potts at 704-797-4253.


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