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Trio accused of assaulting Sneads Ferry man

By Mahsa Saeidi, Reporter
Published On: Dec 03 2012 09:54:38 AM CST
Updated On: Dec 03 2012 10:54:08 AM CST
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ONSLOW COUNTY -

Three men are accused of assaulting a Sneads Ferry man with a knife, a baseball bat, and their hands, that's according to court documents.  The arrest warrants state that the men also stole the victim's cell phone.

Robin Edens, 30, of Sneads Ferry, Michael Jones, 24, of  Holly Ridge, James Bowman, 45, of Sneads Ferry, were charged Friday by the Onslow County Sheriff’s Office with felony conspiracy, first-degree kidnapping, robbery with a dangerous weapon and assault with a deadly weapon serious injury.

The incident happened on November 26th.

Two other men, who have not yet been charged, are also accused of conspiring to kidnap and terrorize the victim.

Bond for Edens and Jones was set at $400,000 each.  Bond for Bowman was set at more than $300,000.  The men are scheduled to appear before an Onslow County Judge on Monday.