POLICE: Men Caught Red-Handed At Greenville Business

Police say they caught two men red-handed as they were trying to carry away heavy equipment from a Greenville business this morning.

Jerry Daniels and Vincent Williams, both of Greenville, are charged with felony larceny after breaking and entering, misdemeanor breaking and entering and misdemeanor larceny.

A patrol officer spotted the two men at Electric Motor Sales & Service on West 14th Street. The officer detained the men and recovered a steel motor dolly that's used to lift and transport large electric motors. Police also found a chain link fence that had been cut at the business.

Detectives say they are working to connect Daniels and Williams to other unsolved break-ins in Greenville.

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  • by answer Location: kinston on Feb 16, 2012 at 06:20 AM
    it is like having children ....now they go to time out!!
  • by shonuff on Feb 16, 2012 at 06:13 AM
    Police should have held back and followed them to the scrap yard, then arrested them AND the scrap metal dealer for receiving stolen goods. When is this going to stop. When the scrap metal dealers start facing fines and jail time for buying stolen goods!! lock em up
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      by get wid it on Feb 16, 2012 at 01:14 PM in reply to shonuff
      I agree, some metal dealers and pawn shops know good and well that these cracksheads will steal anything for that next hit.
  • by earl on Feb 15, 2012 at 05:40 PM
    where's all the negative comments about law enforcement? come on i know at least one of you idiots can come up with something the officer did wrong, even though you were in your bed sleeping at 3 am while he/she is out doing their best to keep you safe and comfy in your home.
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      by MC Jamal on Feb 16, 2012 at 08:43 AM in reply to earl
      Calm down earl,you know those boys get lucky every now and then.Maybe these boys were stealing right across from a dough-nut shop.A blind hog can find a acorn every once in a while.Feel better?
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        by earl on Feb 16, 2012 at 03:27 PM in reply to MC Jamal
        a doughnut shop open at 3 am? on 14th street...? do you know where this is? try again. this is a bad neighborhood, no doughnut shop around. officer out doing their job, and no i'm obviously not happy, your the idiot i was trying to point out. thanks for that.
  • by Chuck Location: Greenville on Feb 15, 2012 at 02:18 PM
    Great Worl GPD Officer.Yiu were at the right place at the right time. Glad you caught these 2 scumbags. Here they were out at 3AM under the cover of darkness trying to steal from a small business that is probably struggling in this economy. Put these sorry thugs in jail for a long time.
  • by MWT on Feb 15, 2012 at 10:11 AM
    Crack is WHACK..
  • by Vet Location: Greenville on Feb 15, 2012 at 10:03 AM
    Good job GPD, too bad that the courts will make the good work useless.
  • by Russ Location: Henderson on Feb 15, 2012 at 09:21 AM
    Combined IQ 50.
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      by fedup on Feb 15, 2012 at 11:08 AM in reply to Russ
      Thats really elevated...more like -2. Race? Oh... did anybody notice?
  • by just wondering on Feb 15, 2012 at 09:08 AM
    Do you see the high number of perverts caught every week.What are their race? Just wondering.
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      by callie on Feb 15, 2012 at 11:28 AM in reply to just wondering
      I do not think race has anything to do with it....
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      by Anonymous on Feb 15, 2012 at 11:53 AM in reply to just wondering
      Just saw one and he is black....saw another one and he is white.....your point is?
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        by Wharf Rat on Feb 15, 2012 at 05:35 PM in reply to
        Add `em all up and you`ll see......
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          by OK... on Feb 15, 2012 at 09:18 PM in reply to Wharf Rat
          Should we add up all the armed robberies, too....while we're at it?
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          by Anonymous on Feb 16, 2012 at 05:55 AM in reply to Wharf Rat
          It's already added up and the statistics do show approximately 80% of our prison's population is black.....sorry but that's a fact.
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      by Not wondering on Feb 16, 2012 at 08:12 AM in reply to just wondering
      There is one race that lets alot of crimes go like that.That's just the way yall roll.
  • by Citizen Location: Greenville on Feb 15, 2012 at 08:31 AM
    In contrast to the other story, Great JOB GPD!
  • by Anonymous on Feb 15, 2012 at 08:30 AM
    more graduates of the Jesse Jackson school of lower learning. I think the one on the right is the validictorion.
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