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Man charged in series of Knightdale vehicle break-ins

Posted August 11, 2010 11:48 a.m. EDT
Updated August 11, 2010 2:48 p.m. EDT

— A Raleigh man faces dozens of charges and was being held Wednesday on $500,000 bond in a series of vehicle break-ins, Knightdale police said.

Melkym Daiquan Darby, 17, of 804 Angel Fire Lane, was arrested Tuesday. He faces 39 charges of breaking or entering a vehicle, two charges of felony larceny and 17 charges of misdemeanor larceny.

According to the warrants for his arrest, Darby broke into vehicles to take items of value including GPS units, iPods, knives, cash and cameras.