Local News

Wilson Police Investigating Recent Burglaries

Posted July 29, 2007

Map Marker  Find News Near Me

— The Wilson Police Department is investigating two burglaries that occurred recently.

On July 27, police were dispatched to 3751 Ward Blvd. in reference to a burglary. Officers met with the alleged victim and learned that four black males forcefully entered her home and ransacked her apartment.

The four men were described as follows:

Man #1: a black male with a dark complexion standing about 5’03” to 5’05” with a thin to medium build and possibly wearing a black hat, a dark colored sweatshirt and baggy jeans.

Man #2: a heavy-set black male with a light complexion and a close hair cut; wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans. He was also described as being between 5’02” and 5’03” and possibly between 175-180 lbs.

Man #3: a short black male with a dark complexion and “corn rolls,” wearing a black shirt. This subject was said to be between 4’11” and 5” and weighed about 140 lbs.

Man #4: a heavy set black male with a dark complexion and short hair.

During the burglary, the men took the victim’s cell phone and threatened her with a gun, police said.

On July 20, Wilson Police responded to 3904 Gloucester Drive in reference to a first-degree burglary call.

The alleged victim described the suspect as a black man with freckles around his eyes, and he was wearing a dark colored shirt and jeans. The suspect was armed with a handgun and used force to get into the house, police said.

If anyone has information on either of these or any other crimes, call Wilson Crime Stoppers at 252-243-2255 or the Wilson Police Department 252-399-2323.


Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all
  • Halyard Jul 29, 2007

    What the heck is going on in Wilson?

  • Jokers Wild II Jul 29, 2007

    Oh I forgot to mention.. LOL, I wish a 4'11 140 pound MIDGET would try to "force" his way on something, lmao.. look like a miniature pincher or something, ankle biter's..

  • Jokers Wild II Jul 29, 2007

    Hmmm... Anyone wanna go house "sit"?? To bad they were not describing four dead thugs... Enter the house at your own risk guys, one day you will run up the wrong end of a 12 gauge.. If you want to speed it up reply for details..