Man charged with breaking into tobacco store, coin machine

NEW BERN, NC (WITN) - A man is charged with breaking into a tobacco shop and a coin machine here in the east.

Craven County deputies say Jason Bright from New Bern broke into the Express Vape and Tobacco Store on Highway 55 in New Bern last month.

Deputies say he's also accused of breaking into a coin operated machine at the Shop Quick in Merritt in Pamlico County in July.

He is charged with breaking and entering, injury to real property and breaking into coin operated machine.

The investigation is ongoing and more charges are pending.