The Tyrrell County Sheriff's Office arrested a man they say is responsible for a string of break-ins. The suspect is also wanted by Elizabeth City Police and the Pasquotank County Sheriff's Office in connection to 34 burglaries.
31-year-old William Chesson of Elizabeth City faces 49 charges in Tyrrell County including 15 counts of breaking and entering, 10 counts of larceny after a break-in, 6 counts of breaking into a coin operated machine, and safe-cracking charges.
WITN reported in May Pasquotank deputies were also looking fro Chesson after Elizabeth City police arrested 2 other suspects wanted in a string of burglaries there that plagued the city for 4 months.
Chesson was placed in the Albemarle District Jail.