Two brothers have been charged with stealing electric motors and metal cast pumps.
Mack and Chance Carter, both of Johnston County, were arrested January 7.
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office says property owners on River Road in Seven Springs made a report because of two suspicious characters.
Lawmen say the suspects removed electric motors and metal cast pumps. Lawmen say it was not the first time the suspects had been at the site.
Both men were charged with felony larceny, felony possession of stolen property and obtaining property under false pretenses.
Chance Carter was locked up on a $25,000 bond. Mack Carter was locked up on a $22,500 bond.