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Man arrested in connection with Chapel Hill vehicle break-ins

Posted October 7, 2015

— Chapel Hill police arrested a man Wednesday in connection with a rash of vehicle break-ins near several University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill fraternity and sorority houses.

Keith Demetrius Wright, 20, was charged with two counts of felony larceny of a motor vehicle, two counts of felony burglary, two counts of felony breaking and entering to a motor vehicle, one count of misdemeanor damage to property, one count of felony larceny and one count of misdemeanor larceny.

Wright was also served three warrants for probation violation. According to authorities, additional charges are pending.

Wright was being held in the Orange County jail under a $110,000 secured bond.


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  • Real Libertine Oct 7, 2015
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    Breaking into cars is such a low skilled gig for a criminal. And he can't even get that right.

  • Richard Futrell Oct 7, 2015
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    Keep in in Jail. The streets will be safer.!