Robbery Call Turned Out To Be Drug Transaction

It was reported as a robbery-- but turned out to be a drug transaction.

Police say 17 year-old Jarrell Downing reported to Jacksonville police that he had been robbed at knife point by Ontario Gainey, Jr. and Sevaughn Mines.

Detectives say their investigation determined the two men were conducting a drug transaction with Downing. All three were arrested.

Gainey and Mines are being held under a secured bond at the Onslow County jail, Downing was released under a $500.00 unsecured bond.


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  • by Anonymous on Oct 31, 2009 at 05:10 AM
    This sounds like a good story for America's Dumbest Criminals.
  • by GhostRecon on Oct 30, 2009 at 06:09 PM
    Good Jobby JPD !!!!
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