Habitual Felon Caught In Greenville

A habitual felon facing a slew of charges including first degree rape and indecent liberties with a child is now behind bars.

According to Greenville police Shawn Godley had warrants out for his arrest in Beaufort County for multiple charges.

Police found him in Greenville on Hopkins Drive around 2 p.m. Friday. Godley attempted to flee but police were able to catch him.

He is now being held at the Pitt County detention center. He is under a secured bond of over 3 million.

Godley is also facing charges of assault inflicting serious injury and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Here are some of Godley's previous convictions:

2009: Possession with intent to sell
2008: Possession with intent to sell, larceny
2005: Assault on a female
2002: Posession with intent to sell a controlled substance, larceny, assault on a female, resisting an officer, disorderly conduct


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