Sheriff’s office recovers stolen property

By: Staff report

ELIZABETHTOWN — Investigators with the Bladen County Sheriff’s Office made two arrests recently and recovered more than $4,000 in stolen property from two different break-ins in the 1100 block of Center Road.

“Investigators were able to recover stolen property and break up a breaking and entering team operating in the Bladenboro area,” Bladen County Sheriff Jim McVicker said. “Our investigators worked very hard to recover this property and make these arrests.”

Arrested were Louis Dicicco III, 56, of Bladenboro and Ashley Wade Conner, 38, of Elizabethtown. Both men were charged with two counts each of felonious breaking and entering, two counts each of felonious lLarceny and two counts each of felonious possession of stolen goods. Both men received a $30,000 secured bond.

Investigators have so far recovered two generators, multiple fishing poles and gear, motorcycle helmets, a Honda Motorcycle, one weed eater, a boat motor, welding machine and leads.

“My officers are still working this case and hope to recover additional property,” said Sheriff McVicker.

Staff report