Neighbor Charged With Break-In

A 16 year-old has been arrested after he allegedly broke into his neighbors home last month while they were away.

A resident on Craven Lane off Sanders Road in the Willow Spring community in western Johnston County reported on August 27th someone forcibly entered their home and had stolen several items.  A witness reportedly told sheriff deputies they saw a neighbor, Simeon Carl Johnson, go to the home.

Johnson was arrested last Thursday and charged with felony breaking and entering and felony larceny.  Bail was set at $10,000.

Some of the stolen items were recovered.