By WECT Staff | July 3, 2020 at 7:17 PM EDT – Updated July 3 at 7:17 PM
LELAND, N.C. (WECT) – Police officers responded to a call and arrested a suspect in connection with a robbery in Leland Friday morning
At approximately 8:25 a.m. Friday, the caller reported a breaking and entering in progress at 9500 blk Oakmont Court NE in Leland.
Responding officers located a suspect in the area who eye witnesses identified as 24-year-old Aaliyah Nichole McLain.
McLain was found in possession of stolen property from the residence; other property was later found from a previous breaking and entering on June 23.
Charges included felony breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, felony possession of stolen property and larceny of a firearm.
The suspect was booked into Brunswick County detention Center and remanded under a $50,000 secured bond.
Anyone with additional information regarding either incident is asked to contact the Leland Police Department at (910) 371-1100.
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