The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office is investigating four residential break-ins reported Wednesday to see if they are all connected. Investigators believe 3 of the 4 are likely connected and haven’t ruled out the fourth break-in may have been committed by the same suspect or suspects.
One of the break-in’s was reported at a home on Reedy Creek Road near Four Oaks. A total of $3,420 in items was taken from the residence while homeowner was away. Among the items stolen were jewelry, electronics and cash.
A 42 year-old woman discovered a burglary at her home around 6:00pmWednesday on Britt Road south of Four Oaks. $490 in property was taken including a cell phone and prescription medication.
Around 8:30pm Wednesday, a break-in was discovered at the home of an 81 year-old woman on Elevation Road. No items were missing.
The fourth burglary was reported on Federal Road. A laptop and flat screen TV valued at $1,820 were stolen.
Authorities ask that anyone who notices suspicious activity in your neighborhood to report it immediately.
Anyone with information about the four break-ins reported Wednesday is asked to contact the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office at 919-989-5000. Callers can remain anonymous.