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Durham man wanted in golf-clubs theft, other charges

Posted August 15, 2008 12:39 p.m. EDT
Updated August 15, 2008 8:41 p.m. EDT

— Police are looking for a Durham man who they say brokeg into a truck at the Hillandale Golf Course and stole a set of golf clubs.

Bernard Ramsey Monk, 37, of James Street, is charged with vehicle break-in, larceny and fraud/forgery in connection with the Aug. 8 incident.

Monk is also accused of pawning the stolen golf clubs.

Monk is also wanted on charges that he attempted to pass a forged prescription at Rite Aid on LaSalle Street on March 17. In that case, he is charged with common-law forgery, common-law uttering and attempting to obtain a controlled substance by forgery.

Anyone with information on Monk’s whereabouts is asked to call Investigator C.C. Green at 919-560-4406, ext. 271 or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200.

Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.