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Man arrested on more than a dozen charges in Fayetteville

Posted January 8, 2019 6:14 p.m. EST
Updated January 15, 2019 8:36 a.m. EST

Zhivargo K. Jenkins

A man wanted for more than a dozen charges was arrested Monday without incident, Fayetteville police said.

Zhivargo K. Jenkins, 41, was held in the Cumberland County Detention Center on $436,000 bond on Tuesday.

Police said Jenkins pointed a gun at a victim and stole that person’s clothing, shoulder bag, Apple watch, iPhone and cash on Dec. 2.

On Dec. 15, police said Jenkins fired a handgun into a home in the 1900 block of Seabrook Road. Officers determined Jenkins lived at the home and a search of the house found items consistent with the sale of narcotics, police said.

On Jan. 3, police said Jenkins pointed a gun at a person in the 100 block of Colonial Drive and demanded money. Jenkins then shot the victim, who was treated for non-life threatening injuries, authorities said.

Jenkins was charged with attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon, two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon, two counts of conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, two counts of felony possession of stolen property, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, discharging a weapon into occupied property, trafficking in cocaine, possession with the intent to sell and deliver marijuana, felony maintaining a dwelling for controlled substances, possessing and selling alcoholic beverages without a permit, possessing and selling non-tax paid alcoholic beverages, manufacturing, selling, delivering and possessing a controlled substance within 1,000 feet of a school, resisting a public officer, simple possession of a Schedule VI controlled substance and assault on a female.