Construction Worker Arrested For Stealing Construction Material

A construction worker is facing felony charges for allegedly stealing construction material from a new home job site in Johnston County.

On May 23rd, the owner of Paramount Home Inc. of Raleigh reported $975 in door casings and related items had been stolen from a new home site on Reese Drive, Willow Spring in western Johnston County.

Following an investigation, Francisco Mejia, 50, of Shawner Court, Garner was arrested by sheriff’s deputies and charged with felony larceny from a construction site. Mejia was given a $10,000 secured bond.