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Moore County teen arrested in connection with multiple break-ins

Posted August 19, 2016 9:56 a.m. EDT


— A 16-year-old was arrested Wednesday and charged in connection with 12 breaking and entering cases in the Pinebluff area, according to Moore County Sheriff Neil Godfrey.

Savion Bell, of 128 Robert Sands Road, in Aberdeen, was charged with nine counts of felony breaking and entering, nine counts of felony larceny, nine counts of felony possession of stolen goods, one count of felony larceny of a firearm, one count of felony possession of a stolen firearm, one count of felony breaking and entering into a motor vehicle, one count of misdemeanor larceny and one count of misdemeanor possession of stolen goods.

Between May 27 and Aug. 16, the sheriff's office received nine reports of residential break-ins in the Pinebluff area. The victims reported missing firearms, electronics and jewelry, with a total estimated value of $14,000.

Bell was being held in the Moore County Detention Center under a $75,000 secured bond. He is expected to make a first court appearance on Tuesday.