Remaining Suspects Identified In Cherokee Co. Burglary - WSPA.com

Remaining Suspects Identified In Cherokee Co. Burglary

Posted: Updated:
James Treshon Worthy James Treshon Worthy
Samuel Ebon Ledford Samuel Ebon Ledford
Darrel Avond Bolin Darrel Avond Bolin
CHEROKEE COUNTY, N.C. -

 

Updated: May 2, 2013

Investigators have identified the two suspects who they say are still on the run following a burglary in Cherokee County in late April.

Arrest warrants have been obtained for James Treshon Worthy and Darrel Avond Bolin, both of Shelby, N.C.  The pair is wanted after authorities say a homeowner came home to find the burglars inside.

Posted: April 25, 2013

One person has been arrested following a manhunt in Cherokee County Thursday.  Two others remain on the loose, according to deputies.

Sheriff Steve Mueller tells 7 On Your Side that a homeowner found two burglars inside the home near the intersection of Grassy Pond Road and Cherokee National.  One other suspect was waiting in a car outside.

Investigators say the suspects jumped out of the window.  One was able to get into the getaway vehicle.  Another ran away.

Deputies say the homeowner fired shots as the gold SUV as it sped off.

During a search for the suspects, Sheriff Mueller says he spotted the man who ran on foot trying to hitchhike nearby.  

According to a news release, the man told the sheriff he had been at a party and was going to his girlfriend's house.  Sheriff Mueller asked the suspect to show him the home where he was earlier.  He says when the suspect showed him the home, it turned out to be one of his deputy's in-law's house.

The man was taken into custody, and is currently working with investigators to find the other two suspects.

The suspect was later identified as Samuel Ebon Ledford of Shelby, N.C.  He faces charges of grand larceny and burglary.

Keep checking back for the latest updates.

  • Top StoriesTop StoriesMore>>

  • 2 Arrested After Deputies Find Child With Broken Arm, Burn Injuries

    2 Arrested After Deputies Find Child With Broken Arm, Burn Injuries

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-09-03 02:01:52 GMT
    Mugshots provided by the Cherokee County Sheriff's OfficeMugshots provided by the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office
    A child abuse call Sunday had officers arriving in the emergency room to a girl with a broken arm and the adult with her changing their story of how it happened. 
    A child abuse call Sunday had officers arriving in the emergency room to a girl with a broken arm and the adult with her changing their story of how it happened. 
  • Teen Sues SC Over License Photo

    Teen Sues SC Over License Photo

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:38 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:38:19 GMT
    Chase Culpepper, 16, was asked to remove his makeup before taking his driver’s license picture.Chase Culpepper, 16, was asked to remove his makeup before taking his driver’s license picture.
    An organization that supports transgender rights is suing South Carolina after the state wouldn't issue a driver's license to a 16-year-old boy unless he took off his makeup.
    An organization that supports transgender rights is suing South Carolina after the state wouldn't issue a driver's license to a 16-year-old boy unless he took off his makeup.
  • Documents Reveal Plan to Overhaul Emergency Care

    Documents Reveal Plan to Overhaul Emergency Care

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:32 PM EDT2014-09-02 22:32:56 GMT
    Documents reveal the "politically sensitive" plan to overhaul EMS.Documents reveal the "politically sensitive" plan to overhaul EMS.
    7 On Your Side Investigations uncovered new documents that detail a “politically sensitive” proposal for overhauling the Greenville County EMS system. The plan would change the way ambulances respond in a 9-1-1 emergency and would give control of the life-saving service to the county's largest hospital chain, Greenville Health System. 
    7 On Your Side Investigations uncovered new documents that detail a “politically sensitive” proposal for overhauling the Greenville County EMS system. The plan would change the way ambulances respond in a 9-1-1 emergency and would give control of the life-saving service to the county's largest hospital chain, Greenville Health System. 
Powered by WorldNow

250 International Dr.
Spartanburg, S.C. 29303

Telephone: 864.576.7777
Fax: 864.587.5430
Email: webmaster@wspa.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.