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Man accused of breaking into downtown Raleigh's The Oxford

Posted January 26, 2015

John Patrick Shannon

— Police have arrested a man accused of stealing $700 in cash and bourbon from a downtown Raleigh restaurant and bar.

John Patrick Shannon, 53, of 1420 S. Wilmington St., was charged Monday with two felony counts of breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering and one misdemeanor count of injury to personal property.

According to an arrest warrant, Shannon allegedly broke into The Oxford, at 319 Fayetteville St., on either Sunday or Monday and stole $400 in cash as well as bourbon.

Shannon was jailed Monday afternoon under a $21,000 secured bond.


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  • iopsyc Jan 27, 2015

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    It's a county-run homeless shelter.

    source: http://www.wakegov.com/humanservices/locations/swsc/Pages/default.aspx

  • Tunaboy Jan 27, 2015

    anybody notice the in various crime reports the perp's address is listed as 1420 S Wilmington? I think that's the jail ...

  • iopsyc Jan 27, 2015

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    You need some on hand to open the till(s) the next day.

  • Arthur Raleigh Jan 27, 2015
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    So The Oxford doesn't deposit all their money in the bank at night?

  • proudgrandmomma Jan 26, 2015

    Have to wait until all the facts are in. Innocent until proven guilty is our law of the land.