NHSO Catches Thief
New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Detectives make arrest for Breaking and Entering this weekend. Detectives arrested Jonathan Xavier Cruz, an eighteen year old hispanic male for the B&E at 4638 Kings Dr. According to Detectives over $9000.00 in property was reported stolen Friday night from 4638 Kings Dr. On Saturday, Detectives were informed that Cruz was trying to sell property that matched the description of the items stolen from Kings Dr. Detectives made contact with Cruz at his home located at 359 Mercer Ave. Cruz was detained and escorted back to the Detective Division where he was interviewed and subsequently arrested. NHSO is currently searching for a second suspect (juvenile) in relation to the case. Cruz was placed under a $10,000.00 unsecured bond charged with Breaking and Entering and Larceny after B&E. Cruz was released to his mother Sunday afternoon.
Jonathan Xavier Cruz
18 year old Hispanic male
Breaking and Entering- felony 1 count
Larceny after Breaking and Entering- felony 1 count
$10,000.00 Unsecured Bond