A 19-year-old accused of breaking into a place of worship and stealing from it is behind bars.
Pitt County officials said deputies arrested 19-year-old Justin McLawhorn of Grifton around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday.
Deputies said the young man broke into a church and his charges indicate he is accused of stealing items from the place of worship.
McLawhorn is being held at the jail in Pitt County under a $5,000 bond.
We are working on finding out the church McLawhorn is accused of breaking into and other details about his case. We will update you as soon as we hear back from investigators.