A Benson man has been charged with larceny of a firearm and obtaining property by false pretense following an investigation by the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office. Jarrett Allen Daniels, age 24, of Adams Road, was arrested March 17th on the two felony warrants.
On February 3rd, 2021, a 48 year-old woman reported a 40 caliber handgun had been stolen from her truck while parked at a home on Devil’s Racetrack Road near Four Oaks. Sheriff’s detectives were able to link Daniels to the larceny. After the theft, Daniels allegedly sold the stolen gun to another person. The firearm was later recovered.
Daniels was held on a $40,000 secure bond at the Johnston County Jail.