Skip links

Clarkton area woman charged in theft, pawning stolen goods

A Clarkton-area woman has been arrested in Bladen County for allegedly selling stolen property.

Bladen Sheriff James A. McVicker said Angelina Tanya Wells, 43, of 81 Mears Lane, Clarkton, was arrested for selling stolen property to an Elizabethtown pawn shop. She is alleged to have stolen a chainsaw from a Ruskin Road residence, then sold it at the pawn shop.

Wells was charged with obtaining property by false pretense, a felony. Her bond was set at $1,500.

“We have two other suspects in this case and expect to make additional arrests in the near future,” McVicker said. “In addition to the chainsaw, a 55-inch flat screen television was also stolen”

Anyone with information about the thefts is asked to call 862.6960.

Reader Interactions

Community Events

june, 2018

27jun10:00 am7:00 pmNational HIV Testing Day@ Walgreens in Whiteville

27jun5:30 pm7:00 pmField and Fun Day!@ First Baptist Church

30jun10:00 amCaves of Forgotten Dreams cinematic experience at N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences in Whiteville A unique glimpse into artwork dating back to over 30,000 years at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. & 2 p.m.

Whiteville
94°
Mostly Cloudy
06:0320:30 EDT
Feels like: 105°F
Wind: 12mph SSW
Humidity: 52%
Pressure: 29.87"Hg
UV index: 10
SatSunMon
95/76°F
97/75°F
92/74°F

Download Our App

 

Stay Connected

RSS National News (Via BBC News)

Announcement

X