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15-year-old faces 30 charges in Goldsboro break-ins, robberies

Posted July 28, 2010 9:27 a.m. EDT

— Goldsboro police have arrested a 15-year-old and charged him with 30 offenses in connection with multiple break-ins and robberies in Lincoln Homes and surrounding areas.

The 15-year-old, whose name was not released, was taken to Pitt Detention Center in Greenville.

His charges include: five motor vehicle break-ins, five felony home break-ins, five felony larcenies, five felony possessions of stolen goods, four misdemeanor larcenies, four misdemeanor possessions of stolen goods and two armed robberies.

More charges and arrests are pending investigation of these and other cases, police said.

The robberies and break-ins were reported on Audubon Avenue, Carver Drive, Franklin Street, Oleander Avenue, Norman Street, Newsome Street, Hugh Street, Poplar Street and Peachtree Street.