Car trunk proves to be poor hiding place for burglary suspect

Car trunk proves to be poor hiding place for burglary suspect
Fair (Salisbury Police)
Fair (Salisbury Police)
West (Salisbury Police)
West (Salisbury Police)

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - Three people have been charged in connection with a burglary at a local apartment complex, and police say a muffled voice in the back of a small car helped them catch one of the suspects.

According to the police report, on Sunday, neighbors in the Laurel Pointe apartments On Laurel Pointe circle noticed four people taking items out of an apartment and putting them into a red Honda.

Police responded and made a traffic stop, stopping the Honda in the parking lot of a shopping center just off Statesville Boulevard.

Several stolen items, including a large, flat screen TV were found in the car, police say.

Adrianna Christine Ewart, 18, identified as the driver of the car, was charged with second degree burglary and felony larceny.  She was placed in jail under $25,000 bond.

Juan Rayvon Fair, 18, was charged with second degree burglary and felony larceny.  Bond was set at $50,000.

Jamal Aaron West, 17, who police say they found hiding in the trunk of the car, was charged with second degree burglary and felony larceny.  Bond was set at $50,000.

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