The Johnston County Sheriff’s Office has filed charged involving the theft of an ATM card later used at the State Employees Credit Union to withdraw cash. On July 20th, a 39 year-old victim reported to the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office her debit card had been stolen.
Deputies determined the debit card was used at a local SECU branch to withdraw $100. The transaction was captured on a security camera at an ATM at the SECU branch.
The suspect was identified as 33 year-old Anthony Bryan Peedin of Pittman Road, Selma. Peedin was arrested by deputies at his home on July 23rd and charged with two felonies: financial card theft and obtaining property by false pretenses. Peedin was incarcerated in the Johnston County Jail on a $30,000 secured bond.