23-year-old Jarbas Harrison Dealmeida of Wilmington was arrested Sunday (April 25) by Alexander County Sheriff’s Officers. He’s charged in Alexander County with felony counts of breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, possession of burglary tools, and possession of a firearm by a felon.
Alexander County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a Hiddenite location after they received a report of a breaking and entering at a residence. A number of items had been stolen during the crime. The investigation resulted in Jarbas Harrison Dealmeida being developed as a suspect.
He’s also facing outstanding charges in New Hanover County that include felony counts of breaking and entering to a motor vehicle, obtaining property by false pretense and attempted breaking and entering a building, along with a misdemeanor count of injury to personal property.
Following Sunday’s arrest, Dealmeida was placed in the Alexander County Detention Center with secured bond of $70,000 on the local charges. An additional $75,000 secured bond was imposed for the New Hanover County charges. He remained in jail as of earlier today (April 28) under that bond amount of $145,000 secured. The next Alexander County District Court date is scheduled for May 10. No upcoming court dates were listed in New Hanover County.[Story courtesy of Rick Gilbert, WACB]