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3 Charged in Stedman Car Break-Ins

Posted February 13, 2008 11:40 a.m. EST
Updated February 13, 2008 12:39 p.m. EST

— Two adults and a teen have been charged with a rash of car break-ins in Stedman.

Cumberland County sheriff’s detectives say thousands of dollars worth of jewelry, tools, cash, electronics and other personal effects were stolen from vehicles parked along Blawell Circle in Stedman on Jan. 29.

Bryant Alan Gainey, 28, and Santana Renee Owens, 21, both of Fayetteville, are expected to appear in court Wednesday to face charges ranging from breaking and entering a motor vehicle to possession of stolen goods.

The third suspect, Jamel Gainey, 17, of Fayetteville, was charged Wednesday with felonious breaking and entering of a motor vehicle, larceny and possession of stolen goods.