Man Wanted For Home Invasion & Store Robbery

A man considered armed and dangerous is wanted for a home invasion one day and an armed robbery the next in one Eastern Carolina city.

Goldsboro police say they are looking for 33-year-old Samuel Best, Jr.

Officers say the home invasion happened early Saturday morning at a residence on Denmark Street. Two people were robbed of cash by the gunman.

Then on Sunday around 10:00 p.m., the D&C Mart on Elm Street was held up. Police say the gunman demanded money from the cash register and the safe.

Best is wanted on first degree burglary, robbery with a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm by a felon and assault by point a gun for the home invasion, while robbery with a dangerous weapon, second degree kidnapping, possession of a firearm by a felon and assault by pointing a gun for the store robbery.

Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Best should call Crime Stoppers a 919-735-2255 or police at 919-705-6572.


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