Caught in the act: 2 arrested during break-in
Published 10:34 am Tuesday, June 6, 2023
When Davie sheriff’s deputies arrived at a residence off Eaton’s Church Road Sunday morning, the breaking and entering that had been reported was still in progress.
It was 8:03 a.m., DaSheriff J.D. Hartman reported, when deputies arrived and saw a blue 1995 Ford Crown Victoria with the doors and trunk open at a shed on the property.
A deputies cleared the residence, they located Dakota Ray Ferguson, 26, of County Line Road, Harmony, hiding under debris inside the dining room.
Both were arrested for felony breaking and entering, felony larceny, and second-degree trespassing.
Deputies also learned that the Ford Crown Victoria had been stolen from Yadkin County along with other items from a house break-in at that location, Hartman reported. They were also charged with possession of a stolen vehicle.
Link was placed in Davie County Detention Center in lieu of a $17,500 bond and Ferguson received a $20,000 bond.
Hartman said the investigation is continuing and anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriff’s office criminal investigation division at 336-751-6238 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or leave a tip at https://davie-so-nc.zuercherportal.com/#/submit_tip.
“We would like to thank the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office for their assistance during this incident,” Hartman said.