Police: Man broke into car in front of Fayetteville officer
Posted October 31, 2011
Fayetteville, N.C. — Police on Monday thanked a Fayetteville man for making their job easier, saying he broke into a car in a Walmart parking lot Sunday afternoon as an officer stood nearby.
Fayeteville police officers were in the parking lot of the Walmart on Ramsey Street at about 1 p.m. to investigate the theft of a vehicle. While they were there, one officer saw a man acting suspiciously near a Honda Accord, and the man then opened the passenger door and took some items from the car, police said.
The officer took the man into custody and also recovered property belonging to two other people, police said.
Kendrick Dion McArthur, 35, of Nottingham Drive, was charged with two counts each of felony breaking and entering of a motor vehicle, felony larceny and felony possession of stolen goods. He was being held in the Cumberland County jail under a $10,000 bond.